Alternative Power Sources and Technologies

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: FA8201-05-P-1008
Agency Tracking Number: F051-272-0237
Amount: $99,952.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2005
Solicitation Year: 2005
Solicitation Topic Code: AF05-272
Solicitation Number: 2005.1
Small Business Information
281 Alex Drive, Coppell, TX, 75019
DUNS: 138928333
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: Y
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Michael Ioumchtyk
 Senior Scientist
 (888) 533-5187
Business Contact
 Gennady Yumshtyk
Title: CEO
Phone: (888) 533-5187
Research Institution
Numerous power sources are currently in use by the US military. Over 80% of the logistics re-supply is battlefield fuel. Diesel generators have been traditionally employed for both stationary and portable power units. Where weight and volume are presently a major concern the military is seeking to build air portable units to replace diesel-based power with alternate energy sources (AES). Such sources include advanced batteries, solar power units, hydrogen and fuel cell generators, etc. and, when properly integrated into power modules (hybrid systems), can be used with field deployed missile, radar, and communication system as well as military shelters and tactical bases. Among all possible energy sources, hybrid systems provide the most versatile solutions for meeting the diverse needs of the Future Weapon Systems. This project will evaluate military power requirements and develop a detailed technical analysis of AES, outlining systems capabilities and practical use.

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