NASA SBIR 2012 SBIR 1

NOTE: The Solicitations and topics listed on this site are copies from the various SBIR agency solicitations and are not necessarily the latest and most up-to-date. For this reason, you should use the agency link listed below which will take you directly to the appropriate agency server where you can read the official version of this solicitation and download the appropriate forms and rules.

The official link for this solicitation is: http://sbir.gsfc.nasa.gov/SBIR/sbirsttr2012/solicitation/index.html

Available Funding Topics

  • A1: Aviation Safety
    • A1.01: Aviation External Hazard Sensor Technologies
    • A1.02: Inflight Icing Hazard Mitigation Technology
    • A1.03: Flight Deck Interface Technologies for NextGen
    • A1.04: Vehicle Level Diagnostics
    • A1.05: Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
    • A1.06: Assurance of Flight-Critical Systems
  • A2: Air Traffic Management Research and Development (ATM R&D)
    • A2.01: Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration into the National Airspace System Research
  • A3: Air Vehicle Technologies
    • A3.01: Structural Efficiency - Airframe
    • A3.02: Quiet Performance
    • A3.03: Low Emissions/Clean Power
    • A3.04: Aerodynamic Efficiency - Drag Reduction Technology
    • A3.05: Controls/Dynamics - Propulsion Systems
    • A3.06: Physics-Based Conceptual Design Tools
    • A3.07: Rotorcraft
    • A3.08: Propulsion Efficiency - Turbomachinery Technology
    • A3.09: Ground and Flight Test Techniques and Measurement Technologies
  • H1: In-Situ Resource Utilization
    • H1.01: In-Situ Resource Utilization
  • H10: Ground Processing and ISS Utilization
    • H10.01: Ground Processing Optimization and Technology Infusion
    • H10.02: ISS Demonstration & Development of Improved Exploration Technologies
  • H11: Radiation Protection
    • H11.01: Radiation Prediction (Integrated Advanced Alert/Warning Systems for Solar Proton Events)
  • H12: Human Research and Health Maintenance
    • H12.01: Countermeasure Capability - Portable Activity Monitoring System
    • H12.02: Exploration Medical Capability - Medical Suction Capability
    • H12.03: Behavioral Health and Performance - Innovative Technologies for A Virtual Social Support System for Autonomous Exploration Missions
    • H12.04: Advanced Food Systems Technology
    • H12.05: In-Flight Biological Sample Analysis
  • H2: Space Transportation
    • H2.01: Cryogenic Fluid Management Technologies
    • H2.02: In-Space Propulsion Systems
    • H2.03: Advanced Technologies for Propulsion Testing
  • H3: Life Support and Habitation Systems
    • H3.01: Advanced Technologies for Atmosphere Revitalization
    • H3.02: Monitoring and Fire Protection for Spacecraft Autonomy
    • H3.03: Crew Accommodations and Water Recovery for Long Duration Missions
    • H3.04: Thermal Control Systems
  • H4: Extra-Vehicular Activity Technology
    • H4.01: Space Suit Pressure Garment and Airlock Technologies
    • H4.02: Space Suit Life Support and Avionics Systems
  • H5: Lightweight Spacecraft Materials and Structures
    • H5.01: Expandable/Deployable Structures
    • H5.02: Advanced Manufacturing and Material Development for Lightweight Metallic Structures
  • H6: Autonomous and Robotic Systems
    • H6.01: Spacecraft Autonomy and Space Mission Automation
    • H6.02: Radiation Hardened/Tolerant and Low Temperature Electronics and Processors
    • H6.03: Human-Robotic Systems - Manipulation Subsystem
  • H7: Entry, Descent and Landing Technology
    • H7.01: Ablative Thermal Protection Systems
  • H8: High Efficiency Space Power Systems
    • H8.01: Fuel Cells and Electrolyzers
    • H8.02: Ultra High Specific Energy Batteries
    • H8.03: Space Nuclear Power Systems
    • H8.04: Advanced Photovoltaic Systems
  • H9: Space Communications and Navigation
    • H9.01: Long Range Optical Communications
    • H9.02: Long Range Space RF Communications
    • H9.03: CoNNeCT Experiments
    • H9.04: Flight Dynamics Technologies and Software
    • H9.05: Game Changing Technologies
  • S1: Sensors, Detectors and Instruments
    • S1.01: Lidar Remote Sensing Technologies
    • S1.02: Microwave Technologies for Remote Sensing
    • S1.03: Sensor and Detector Technology for Visible, IR, Far IR and Submillimeter
    • S1.04: Detector Technologies for UV, X-Ray, Gamma-Ray and Cosmic-Ray Instruments
    • S1.05: Particles and Field Sensors and Instrument Enabling Technologies
    • S1.06: Cryogenic Systems for Sensors and Detectors
    • S1.07: In Situ Sensors and Sensor Systems for Lunar and Planetary Science
    • S1.08: Airborne Measurement Systems
    • S1.09: Surface & Sub-surface Measurement Systems
  • S2: Advanced Telescope Systems
    • S2.01: Proximity Glare Suppression for Astronomical Coronagraphy
    • S2.02: Precision Deployable Optical Structures and Metrology
    • S2.03: Advanced Optical Component Systems
    • S2.04: Optics Manufacturing and Metrology for Telescope Optical Surfaces
  • S3: Spacecraft and Platform Subsystems
    • S3.01: Command, Data Handling, and Electronics
    • S3.02: Power Generation and Conversion
    • S3.03: Propulsion Systems
    • S3.04: Power Electronics and Management, and Energy Storage
    • S3.05: Unmanned Aircraft and Sounding Rocket Technologies
  • S4: Robotic Exploration Technologies
    • S4.01: Planetary Entry, Descent and Landing Technology
    • S4.02: Robotic Mobility, Manipulation and Sampling
    • S4.03: Spacecraft Technology for Sample Return Missions
  • S5: Information Technologies
    • S5.01: Technologies for Large-Scale Numerical Simulation
    • S5.02: Earth Science Applied Research and Decision Support
    • S5.03: Algorithms and Tools for Science Data Processing, Discovery and Analysis, in State-of-the-Art Data Environments
    • S5.04: Integrated Science Mission Modeling
    • S5.05: Fault Management Technologies

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