PROTECTION OF MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AGAINST ELECTROMAGNETIC PULSE

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Army
Amount:
$2,080.00
Award Year:
1987
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
1941
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Aptek/tekcon J V
2860 S Circle Dr - S Bldg/ste, Colorado Springs, CO, 80906
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Warren P Roach
(303) 576-0704
Business Contact:
() -
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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