Active Control eXperts, Inc.

Company Information

Company Name
Active Control eXperts, Inc.
215 First Street
Cambridge, MA, 02142 0122
1 617-577-0700
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Award Totals

SBIR Phase I

Award List

  1. An Active Smart Material System for Buffet Load Alleviation

    Amount: $675,000.00

    The proposed effort investigates the use of smart materials (such as strain actuators and sensors) and modern control theory to suppress unsteady buffet loads encountered by vertical tail aircraft suc ...

    SBIR Phase II 1994 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  2. High-Bandwidth, Large stroke actuator fro active control applications

    Amount: $705,819.00

    Active Control eXperts, Inc. (ACX) proposes to apply its expertise in actuator and control system design to high force, high bandwidth machine tool position control applications. ACX proposes to devel ...

    SBIR Phase II 1995 Defense Advanced Research Projects AgencyDepartment of Defense
  3. Automated Accurate Aircraft Weighing System

    Amount: $200,854.00

    Herein, an innovative aircraft weighing system based on a set of piezopolymar film pad sensors is described. The wieghing system, which would operate automatically as the aircraft taxi over it, would ...

    SBIR Phase II 1996 NavyDepartment of Defense
  4. Buffet Control of the F-22 Using an Enhanced Distributed Actuation System

    Amount: $99,941.00

    Unsteady buffet forces excite the vertical tails of aircraft flying at high angles of attack and cause excessive stress and vibration in the tail structure. This results in increased fatigue which ul ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  5. Smart, Compact Packages for Vibration Control

    Amount: $98,883.00

    Herein, ACX proposes to develop compact, low cost, integrated smart packs for vibration reduction. Each package would include actuators and sensors, drive and signal conditioning electronics as well ...

    SBIR Phase I 1996 Defense Advanced Research Projects AgencyDepartment of Defense
  6. Damage Detection in Thick Walled Composites Using Surface Mounted Piezoelectric Elements

    Amount: $200,854.00

    Herein ACX proposes a damage detection system based on ACX's QuickPack+ technology to combine piezoelectric actuators and sensors in a robust, easily mounted transducer package. The QuickPack encapsu ...

    SBIR Phase II 1997 ArmyDepartment of Defense
  7. High Performance Piezoceramic Coatings for Ultrasound Applications

    Amount: $99,992.00

    ACX proposes an innovative new process for the manufacture of smart structures using a High Velocity Oxy-Fuel (HVOF) thermal spray process. This simple, multi-step process will be capable of depositi ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Office of the Secretary of DefenseDepartment of Defense
  8. Piezoceramic Actuators for Torsional Control

    Amount: $64,759.00


    SBIR Phase I 1999 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
  9. Reliable High Performance Directional Piezoceramic Actuator

    Amount: $99,528.00


    SBIR Phase I 1999 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  10. Advanced Conformal Piezoceramic Actuators

    Amount: $59,975.00

    ACX proposes to develop durable and reliable conformal geometry actuator packages. These packages will have the ability to operate as linear actuators for motion control applications as well as to con ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense

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