PROTECTION OF MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AGAINST ELECTROMAGNETIC PULSE

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Amount:
$2,080.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
N/A
Solitcitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Branch:
Army
Award Year:
1987
Phase:
Phase II
Agency Tracking Number:
1941
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Small Business Information
Aptek/tekcon J V
2860 S Circle Dr - S Bldg/ste, Colorado Springs, CO, 80906
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 Warren P Roach
 (303) 576-0704
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
AS ARMY MEDICAL FIELD AND HOSPITAL EQUIPMENT, THROUGH TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES IN INTEGRATED HARDWARE, BECOMES MORE COMPLEX AND SOPHISTICATED, IT LIKEWISE BECOMES MORE SUSCEPTIBLE TO DAMAGE FROM POTENTIAL NUCLEAR EMP COUPLED CURRENT AND VOLTAGE TRANSIENTS. THIS PROPOSAL DEFINES A PLAN WHEREBY THE DESIGNATED MISSION ESSENTIAL MEDICAL EQUIPMENT MAY BE ANALYZED AND EVALUATED FOR TECHNIQUES TO ACHIEVE HARDNESS OF THE EQUIPMENT AGAINST EMP. THE GOAL OF THE RESEARCH TO BE PERFORMED UNDER THIS PHASE I PROPOSAL, IS TO DEFINE A UNIFORM HARDENING PLAN FOR THE SPECIFIC CLASSES OF EQUIPMENT WHICH CAN BE IMPLEMENTED IN A COST EFFECTIVE AND SYSTEMATIC MANNER.

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