Nanosatellite Ground Station Communications Phased Array Antenna

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: W9113M-13-C-0019
Agency Tracking Number: A2-5287
Amount: $549,990.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2013
Solicitation Year: 2011
Solicitation Topic Code: A11-136
Solicitation Number: 2011.3
Small Business Information
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Principal Investigator
 Kazem Sabet
 President
 (734) 996-3624
 ksabet@emagtech.com
Business Contact
 Kazem Sabet
Title: President
Phone: (734) 996-3624
Email: ksabet@emagtech.com
Research Institution
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Abstract
The objective of this SBIR project is to develop a man-portable S- and C-band communication antenna that can simultaneously track and communicate with multiple nanosatellites in several planes. We propose a low-cost phased array antenna design whose particular architecture could be adapted to a variety of situations with minimal non-recurring engineering. The phased array architecture will be based on EMAG's PCB-native VISAT technology that utilizes vertical integration of radiating elements and electronics layers to yield the best size, weight and power (SAWP) performance.

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