Energy Solution for Maintenance-free Wireless Devices/IoT
3GSolar printed dye-based photovoltaic cells utilize fluorescent and LED light with exceptional efficiency, as well as low level outdoor light, for powering wireless electronics like Industrial IoT sensors and trackers. This eliminates the need to continuously replace and discard batteries within the soon-to-be >50 billion connected devices around the world.
A weldable high strength aluminum alloy for armored combat vehicles
ATI Inc. developed a weldable aluminum alloy. TYS; 70 ksi, UTS;75 ksi and 10% LT elongation. SCC Resistance of 30 ksi in ST direction in G47 20day test. Post-weld property is UTS of 54 ksi, 14% elongation in 1" gauge length across weldment.
A high-torque electric motor with unmatched performance, efficiency and simplicity in the 0-500 RPM range. Applications include electric vehicle propulsion, marine propulsion, position-and-hold and renewable generation. This new platform enables 10x torque/weight with >98% efficiency, while eliminating foreign-sourced rare earth materials, gearboxes and liquid cooling systems.
A prototype of the generator no need for natural resources.
The generator is mainly composed of the unique transformer with multiple magnetic cores. The power efficiency of the transformer is 120~130%. That is why I call the transformer a generator. Because if the part of the output is recycled to the input, the transformer becomes a generator.
Lightweight Road Pricing for Cities of All Sizes
ClearRoad enables advanced forms of "Mirco" tolling, by using data from the vehicle, such as GPS, rather than requiring expensive roadside infrastructure. This gives governments Uber-like tools to manage their roadways.
Compact Heat Exchanger and Reactor for High Temperature High Pressure Applications
CompRex's compact technologies provide high efficiency heat removal within a small compact device and at lower cost compared to traditional solutions. Our reactor incorporates this heat exchange benefit to make processes such as waste to liquid fuel conversion technically and economically viable.
Audio augmented reality for outdoor pedestrian navigation
We are developing a navigation and orientation application which can assist blind and visually impaired people in their mobility challenges. Much like being able to walk to a ringing phone is in a room we create virtual sounds in real world locations which the user simply needs to follow.
PureFlow™ Turbo Compressor
Wide-flow turbo compressors regurgitate hot (>125C) air left of peak efficiency on the compressor map. This hot flow is re-ingested, which reduces compressor efficiency and pressure ratio and increases outlet temperature. Turbine work to drive the compressor is increased. By segregating this hot flow, engine efficiency is increased.
Bridge Launch Technology for Ultra-lightweight Combat Vehicles
GS Engineering presents a system for transporting, launching, and retrieving bridge modules using an ultra lightweight combat vehicle. This gap defeat system is matched to lightweight combat vehicles in speed, mobility, transportability, and affordability, enabling the operational advantages of these vehicles to be fully realized.
A Resilient EMP-Hardened Offshore Wind Gigawatt-Scale Grid for Electricity and Hydrogen Fuel
A gigawatt-scale array of resilient subsea pressure-balanced electrolyzers is anchored at the seafloor beneath a corresponding array of offshore wind turbines. The turbines power the electrolyzers that produce renewable hydrogen. The electrolysis array is hardened against EMP by the ocean’s electrical conductivity. The wind turbines are EMP-protected by conductive housings.
Offshore Wind Power: A New Electric / Hydrogen Production, Storage, Transmission and Distribution System for the Grid
Onsite rectified offshore wind electricity powers pressure-balanced subsea water electrolyzers that deliver hydrogen gas to onshore fuel cells via subsea gas pipelines. Power inverters convert fuel cell DC to AC and send it to the grid. Large power transformers / substations and high-voltage cables are excluded.
Additive Manufacturing of a Monolithic BWR Lower Tie Plate
A lower tie plate (LTP) is the bottom component of a boiling water reactor (BWR) fuel assembly. Using additive manufacturing, the multiple components and complex geometry of LTPs can be made as one part, while incorporating new innovative features that were previously not possible with standard manufacturing processes.
Airborne Planning Environment
Assists airborne operation planners in allocating seats for jumpers across multiple aircraft, managing manpower across all tactical tasks for the ground tactical plan, and generating person-by-person manifests ahead of the initial manifest event, while meeting all rules from the Combined Airborne Standardized Operating Procedures.
Immobilized Amine Sorbents for the Removal of Organic Contaminants from Environmental and Industrial Water Sources.
A stable material with high affinity for organic pollutants in water including pollutants such as dyes, PFOA's and phenols
System for Li diffusion tests on battery electrodes
The system for Li diffusion tests is designed to test electrode materials for Li-ion batteries and solid electrolytes. It measures Li diffusion characteristics, oxidation processes, and surface crystallography changes. Test results show compositional and structural quality of materials, indicating further battery performance and the reduction of unknown factors.
New Chemistry to Enable Future Zinc-Based Batteries
Octet Scientific, Inc. creates additive chemicals that enable new Zinc-based batteries to perform better and compete with Lithium-Ion and Lead-Acid in many applications. Just adding 1% of our chemicals to a Zinc battery makes it more efficient, safer, hold more energy and last longer.
Common Logistics Information Platform (CLIPBoard)/Financial Audit Compliance Enhancement Tool
Many DoD logistics operations still depend on pen and paper forms for critical activities like receiving and inventory of repair parts, hazardous materials, and medical supplies. FACET CLIPBoard provides a mobile, digital solution that lets logistics operators keep secure, DoD audit compliant records, reducing labor time and eliminating errors.
E-Cacia solar tree and E-Cacia Comfort Zone
The E-Cacia solar tree is an innovative solar energy generation platform. The system is equipped with 4.8KW of solar generative capacity and scalable battery storage which can accommodate a wide variety of geographies. The Comfort Zone is an adapted E-Cacia equipped with active cooling technologies to attain outdoor cooling comfort.
A modular pyrolysis-gasification plant to allow flexible waste carbonaceous materials utilization to generate heat, power, synthetic fuels
Our technology is represented by a new method of pyrolysis gas conversion into syngas provided by Southern Research (SR). Syngas might be used as a feedstock for Fisher-Tropsch reactor system designed and commissioned by SR to manufacture synthetic diesel.
EAP(Electro Active Polymer) Smart Windows
Special windows designed with microcontroller monitored dielectric elastomer actuator flaps capable of movement. This allows for the windows to respond to programmed environmental preferences and modulate between an open/closed state to maintain the set values.
GreenBox: a modular technology for ammonia and nitrate removal
The GreenBox is a technology developed for removing nitrogen-based compounds from wastewater. These nitrogen-based compounds – ammonia and nitrates – are directly converted and removed using the GreenBox and generates hydrogen for eventual energy usage. The GreenBox supersedes the current biological methods in cost, control and footprint.
Distributed Intelligence in Power Grids with Next-Generation Smart Sensors
Going beyond the traditional measurement settings and the existing monitoring technologies in power grids, we propose a paradigm shift for advanced observability and situational awareness (event detection, classification, and measurements) by adding levels of analytical smartness in existing sensors, i.e., next-generation “smart sensors” for threat detection and online monitoring.
A Non-Aqueous Microwave-Accelerated Regeneration of a Slurry (MARS) Process for Carbon Capture
MARS-based carbon capture is highly energy efficient and timesaving. It decreases regenerator size, eliminates reboilers and steam extraction and downscales or removes heat exchangers from the capture process. It greatly lowers water use for CO2 capture, which significantly lowers the capital and operating costs of this capture technology.
Pittsburgh, PA, PA
Pelletized, Basic Immobilized Amine CO2 Sorbents (BIAS) Utilizing Fly Ash and Polymer Binders
This technology embodies pelletized CO2 sorbent, comprising amine-functionalized silica (BIAS, CO2 capture), fly ash (inorganic strength additive), and a poly(chloroprene) polymer binder. The BIAS and fly ash are physically inter-locked, and adhered by the binder network. The pellets can remove CO2 from gas mixtures, namely post combustion and biogas sources.
Pittsburgh, PA, PA
Immobilized Amine Sorbents for the Removal of Organic Contaminants from Environmental and Industrial Water Sources
A stable library of materials with high affinity for organic pollutants in water including pollutants such as dyes, PFOAs and phenols
Crosslinked Polymer Blend Membranes for CO2 Separation
The technology is a high-performance CO2 separation membrane made from crosslinked polymer blends that have high permeability to carbon dioxide and selectivity against nitrogen. Utilizing a process of blending polymers to create a material coating, this technology can achieve higher separation performance than a commercial module multiple times its size.
Rechargeable zinc manganese dioxide batteries
UEP has developed a safe, sustainable, and affordable zinc-manganese dioxide (ZnMnO2) battery system that outperforms commercially available competitors in various critical applications. The earth-abundant materials used in UEP batteries are the same found in primary alkaline batteries (e.g., AA), and are exceptionally safe for both humans and the environment.