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Company Information:

Name: Constellation Technology
Address: 7887 Bryan Dairy Road, Suite 100
Largo, FL 33777-1452
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: (727) 547-0600

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,604,764.13 16
SBIR Phase II $749,569.00 1
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 1

Award List:

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: John Richards, Physicist
Award Amount: $97,873.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Raymond DeVito, Principal Scientist
Award Amount: $98,453.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Raymond P. Devito
Award Amount: $138,176.00
Abstract:
Not Available Boston MicroSystems Inc. will apply its innovative bulk SiC micromachining processes to fab-ricate, for the first time, under-etched membranes of precise and reproducible thickness leading to the fabrication of pressure sensors with high sensitivity, sta

Novel Photodiode for Use in High Energy Physics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Ray Devito, Director of Detector Technology
Award Amount: $99,832.00
Abstract:
65832 In nuclear physics research, room temperature, solid-state detectors can provide excellent energy resolution for gamma-ray spectroscopy in a compact and low power package. However, large volume solid-state detectors continue to suffer from incomplete collection of holes, causing a… More

Portable Electronics for Multi-Channel Digital Coincidence X-Ray Spectroscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Lamar Sheppard, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,157.00
Abstract:
65862 Mercuric iodide (HgI2) is a semiconducting material suitable for applications in room-temperature spectroscopy, including applications in nuclear physics research. Although digital signal processing (DSP) methods would offer significant advantages over analog methods, DSP has not yet been… More

Development of a Large-Area Mercuric Iodide Photodetector for Scintillation Spectroscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: John Richards, Physicist
Award Amount: $749,569.00
Abstract:
61036 This project will develop HgI2 photodetectors, used in nuclear physics research, with resolution better than 6% for 662 keV. In Phase I, a process for manufacturing HgI2 photodetectors was developed. The detectors had a Full Width Half Max (FWHM) resolution between 5.6% and 6.6%, with an… More

Development of a Large-Area Mercuric Iodide Photodetector for Scintillation Spectroscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: John Richards, Physicist
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
61036 This project will develop HgI2 photodetectors, used in nuclear physics research, with resolution better than 6% for 662 keV. In Phase I, a process for manufacturing HgI2 photodetectors was developed. The detectors had a Full Width Half Max (FWHM) resolution between 5.6% and 6.6%, with an… More

Position Sensitive Gamma Ray Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: University of Michigan
Principal Investigator: Raymond DeVito
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Zhong He
Abstract:
Mercuric Iodide has several properties that make it an ideal detector material for space-based astronomy applications. Due to its high atomic number (Z=80,53) and high density (r= 6.3 g/cm3), a significantly higher quantum efficiency for x-ray and gamma ray detection can be achieved with a… More

Rugged High-Resolution Xenon Gamma-Ray Spectrometer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Alexander Bolozdynya
Award Amount: $99,885.00
Abstract:
70794 Monitoring the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons requires the detection of penetrating radiation emitted by nuclear materials (NM). Gaseous ionization chambers, based on collecting the charge produced by the ionizing radiation inside the detecting medium, are widely used to detect… More

High Efficiency Digital X-ray Detector

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Raymond DeVito, Director of Detector Technolog
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
Several technologies are under development to replace conventional x-ray film with digital converters. More of the penetrating x-rays are absorbed into the detector because of its thicker stopping material. Current x-ray conversion materials are limited because of their relatively low atomic number… More

PROXIMITRY SURGICAL PROBE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Raymond P. Devito
Award Amount: $134,949.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An intraoperative surgical probe using a mercuric iodide radiation detector is proposed. The probe will have the ability to simultaneously measure the 140 keV gamma-ray emission and the 18 keV x-ray emission from Tc-99m. Good energy resolution is necessary for… More

SBIR Phase I: World Wide Student Laboratory

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Anatoli Arodzero
Award Amount: $99,487.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will evaluate the merit and feasibility of the World Wide Student Laboratory (WWSL). WWSL is a scalable Internet-based education infrastructure that enables students, under the guidance of their educators, to have 24x7 remote access enabling… More

Field Portable GC-MS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Jay Sheffer, Senior Chemist
Award Amount: $64,617.00
Abstract:
The instrument of choice for identifying low-level amounts of CW agents and other volatile, highly toxic substances is gas chromatography - mass spectrometry (GC-MS). This analytical tool has the sensitivity required for performing such low-levelanalyses, and the ability to provide irrefutable… More

Electroluminescence Absorption Detector Compton Camera

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Alexander Bolozdynya
Award Amount: $196,788.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this project is the proof of feasibility of a novel imaging gamma spectrometer working as an absorption detector of Compton camera for prostate radioisotope imaging. The Compton camera consists of a scatter detector (SD) and absorption detector… More

High Resolution Gamma Camera

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Anatoli Arodzero
Award Amount: $135,870.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A pixilated, solid-state, high-resolution Positron Emission Tomography (PET) detector with individual readout for each pixel and higher efficiency for 511 keV photons than currently available PET detectors will be developed. Recent improvements in… More

Purification System for Large Quantities of Noble Gas

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Alexander Bolozdynya, Dr.
Award Amount: $99,990.00
Abstract:
75526-Large quantities of highly purified liquid noble gases (noble liquids) will be required in several upcoming non-accelerator, Nuclear Physics experiments aimed at rare particle searches and studies of rare interactions. These studies include: XENON, a search for cold dark matter using up to 1… More

Online Water Monitoring Utilizing an Automated Microarray Biosensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Theresa Trindade, Biosystems Development Scientist I
Award Amount: $69,761.00
Abstract:
Constellation Technology Corporation (Constellation) proposes the use of an integrated recovery and detection system for online water supply monitoring. The integrated system is designed to efficiently capture and recover pathogens such as bacteria, viruses, parasites, and toxins from water… More

Innovative Materials Analysis to Differentiate Counterfeit from Authentic Products

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DHS
Principal Investigator: William Swartz
Award Amount: $99,926.13
Abstract:
Constellation Technology Corporation (Constellation) is recognized as one of the world leaders in Materials Analysis. This abstract is intended to explain Constellation's development of new innovative means for detection of inferior materials to differentiate a visibly identical counterfeit… More