A Novel, Low Cost and Handheld Microwave Sensor for the Detection and Evaluation of Incipient Composite Heat Damage

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$80,000.00
Award Year:
2013
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
N68335-13-C-0290
Award Id:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
N131-013-0647
Solicitation Year:
2013
Solicitation Topic Code:
N131-013
Solicitation Number:
2013.1
Small Business Information
510 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE, -
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
Y
Duns:
808480086
Principal Investigator:
Pengcheng Lv
Senior Scientist
(302) 998-1116
pengcheng@alphasense.net
Business Contact:
Xin Zhang
Director of Contracts&Pro
(302) 468-0548
xin@alphasense.net
Research Institution:
Stub




Abstract
In this proposal, AlphaSense, Inc. details the development of a novel, low cost and handheld microwave sensor for the detection and evaluation of incipient composite heat damage. The merits of the proposed sensor and its advantages over other techniques are listed below: a) Compact, handheld and low cost, b) Sensitive for incipient heat damage detection, c) Capable of quantitative analysis of the incipient heat damage levels, d) Capable of interrogating through coating layers, e) High throughput measurement process, and f) Easy and safe to the operators.

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