Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Picometrix Receives Development Contract

Photonics Spectra
Jan 2012
Picometrix, a subsidiary of Advanced Photonix Inc. of Ann Arbor, Mich., has received a follow-on $600,000 Phase II Small Business Technology Transfer government contract from NASA to further develop a CT terahertz scanner accessory for single-sided inspection of spacecraft and launch vehicle composite structures. The award encourages small businesses to partner with nonprofit research institutions to develop technologies for commercialization. For this contract, Picometrix is partnering with the University of Michigan’s Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department to develop a prototype for NASA over 24 months.

Advanced Photonixaerospace applicationsAmericasBusinessCT terahertz scannerdefensefailure analysishidden material detectionhomeland securityimaginglaunch vehicle composite structureslight speedMichiganNASAopticsPicometrixSmall Business Technology Transferspacecraft inspectionSTTR contractT-rayterahertz reflected signals

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!