10-100W Submerged Power Using Catch-and-Release Energy Harvesting

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N68335-09-C-0479
Agency Tracking Number: N092-107-0854
Amount: $79,625.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: N092-107
Solicitation Number: 2009.2
Solicitation Year: 2009
Award Year: 2009
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): 2009-09-25
Award End Date (Contract End Date): 2010-03-25
Small Business Information
47A Kearney Road, Needham, MA, 02494
DUNS: 620638929
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Stuart Brown
 Managing Principal
 (781) 433-0433
Business Contact
 Stuart Brown
Title: Managing Principal
Phone: (781) 433-0433
Email: sbrown@veryst.com
Research Institution
Veryst Engineering will design and prototype a submergeable energy harvesting device capable of generating 10 to 20 Watts for years. The device is based on a Veryst technology using stored energy capture and release. The technology can harvest power from alternating forces in mooring lines using encapsulated designs. The technology has been proven on a subWatt level. This project will address the technical issues of scaling to a higher power output.

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