Affordable CMAS-Resistant Thermal Barrier Coatings

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N00014-13-C-0339
Agency Tracking Number: N12A-019-0140
Amount: $749,562.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: STTR
Solicitation Topic Code: N12A-T019
Solicitation Number: 2012.1
Solicitation Year: 2012
Award Year: 2013
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): 2013-09-09
Award End Date (Contract End Date): 2015-12-04
Small Business Information
1820 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL, 60201
DUNS: 000000000
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Gregory Olson
 Chief Science Officer
 (847) 425-8220
Business Contact
 Raymond Genellie
Title: Vice President - Operatio
Phone: (847) 425-8211
Research Institution
 Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
 Carlos Levi
 1361D Engineering II
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA, 93106-5050
 (805) 893-2381
 Nonprofit college or university
In this STTR program, QuesTek Innovations LLC, a leader in the field of computational materials design, proposes to expand its computational Materials by Design technology by developing a thermodynamics-based design toolkit that enables the subsequent design and development of novel calcium-magnesium-alumino-silicate (CMAS)-resistant, high performance thermal barrier coatings (TBCs) for aeroengine components (e.g., turbine blades). Prof. C. G. Levi from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) is QuesTeks university partner conducting experiments to support the design of high-performance TBCs. This program will involve Pratt & Whitney (P&W) Corporation, a leading turbine engine manufacturer, to ensure a strong commercialization path for the coating solutions developed by QuesTek Innovations.

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