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Company Information:

Name: Multiscale Design Systems, LLC
Address: 280 Park Ave South
Apt 22M
New York, NY 10010-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (518) 496-0173

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $270,000.00 3
SBIR Phase II $1,500,000.00 2
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 1
STTR Phase II $250,000.00 1

Award List:

ADVANCED DESIGN AND LIFE PREDICTION METHODOLGY FOR POLYMERIC MATRIX COMPOSITE COMPONENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Zheng Yuan, Chief Technological Officer
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
The primary objective of this SBIR is to enhance the multiscale design system (MDS-C product line) with various PMC degradation models and to validate it against selected demonstration problems. MDS-C has been successfully used by our customers, including Rolls-Royce Aerospace (CMC airfoil in JSF),… More

Physics-based Life Prediction Model Incorporating Environmental Effects for SiC/SiC Ceramic Matrix Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Zheng Yuan, Chief Technological Officer
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
To successfully address the complexities of predicting the performance of SiC/SiC material system, Dr. Fish and Dr. Yuan from MDS, LLC with expertise and record of accomplishments in developing integrated multiscale design software for composite materials have teamed up with Prof. Greg Morscher from… More

ADVANCED DESIGN AND LIFE PREDICTION METHODOLGY FOR POLYMERIC MATRIX COMPOSITE COMPONENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Zheng Yuan, Chief Technological Offic – (518) 496-0173
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
Multiscale Design Systems, LLC, in collaboration with domain experts in modeling (Rajagopal), simulation (Estep), experimentation (Ruggles-Wrenn) and in partnership with GE Aviation, Boeing and Renegade Materials, will develop integrated multiscale design software for high temperature polymer matrix… More

Multiscale Modeling of Concrete Failure under Blast and Fragment Loading using a Coupled LDPM-RKPM Method

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Zheng Yuan, Chief Technological Offic
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
While single scale models (either discrete or continuum) provide useful insight into the physics of concrete fragmentation process they become intractable for practical structural application in particular for Very High Strength Concrete (VHSC) having small aggregate size and Fiber Reinforced… More

Physics-based Life Prediction Model Incorporating Environmental Effects for SiC/SiC Ceramic Matrix Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Zheng Yuan, Chief Technological Offic – (518) 496-0173
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
MDS, LLC in collaboration with Rolls-Royce, Hyper-Therm HTC, AFIT, University of Akron and Columbia University will develop a validated physics-based long-term deformation and life prediction multiscale-multiphysics design system (M2DS) for advanced ceramic matrix composites under aerospace gas… More

3-D nondestructive imaging techniques for mesoscale damage analysis of composite materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of Notre Dame
Principal Investigator: Zheng Yuan, Chief Technological Officer – (518) 496-0173
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Karel Matous
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Our objective is to establish a non-destructive, three-dimensional, image-based analysis protocol for inhomogeneous materials that inherently considers the heterogeneous nature of condensed matter. The process begins with a 3-D assessment of the internal material structure performed using… More

3-D nondestructive imaging techniques for mesoscale damage analysis of composite materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of Notre Dame
Principal Investigator: Zheng Yuan, Chief Technological Officer – (518) 496-0173
Award Amount: $250,000.00
RI Contact: Karel Matous
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: An experimental and computational effort is proposed to develop a data-driven experimentally-validated framework for analysis of plastically bonded energetic materials at meso and micro scales. A unique data-mining strategy and model reduction technology based on thermodynamics and… More