Cost-Effective PiezoCrystal Transducer Assembly Technologies

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N00014-10-M-0141
Agency Tracking Number: N101-092-0578
Amount: $69,722.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2010
Solicitation Year: 2010
Solicitation Topic Code: N101-092
Solicitation Number: 2010.1
Small Business Information
9500 Innovation Drive, Manassas, VA, 20110
DUNS: 945837219
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Jim Powers
 Principal Investigator
 (801) 359-4566
Business Contact
 Christine Sigety
Title: Manager of Business Suppo
Phone: (703) 368-6107
Research Institution
Devise and demonstrate innovative materials processing methods for the cost-effective fabrication of relaxor piezoelectric single crystals into complex SONAR transducer assemblies. Candidate technologies in the fabrication of PiezoCrystal transducers include, but are not limited to: forming the as-grown crystalline material into the desired shapes, electroding the crystal, attaching electrical leads, poling the crystal, bonding crystal to crystal, bonding crystal to metals, bonding crystal to insulators, and bonding crystal to polymers.

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