A Real-time Active SMART Patch System for monitoring the integrity of bonded repair on aircraft structures

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Army
Amount:
$107,784.00
Award Year:
2003
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
DAAH10-03-C-002
Agency Tracking Number:
A022-0900
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
ACELLENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
562 Weddell Drive, Suite 4, Sunnyvale, CA, 94089
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Peter Qing
Director of Manufacturing
(408) 745-1188
xqing@acellent.com
Business Contact:
Irene Li
President
(408) 745-1188
ireneli@acellent.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
Bonded repair is a preferred technique for repairing localized damage in aircraft structures that can provide an efficient method for restoring the ultimate load capability of the structure. However, the effectiveness of a bonded repair depends heavilyupon the integrity of the bonding interface between the repair patch and the host structure. Currently there are few inspection methods available to actively determine the

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