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Company Information:

Name: Amsen TechNologies LLC
Address: 1684 S. Research Loop
Suite 518
Tucson, AZ 85710-6740
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: (520) 546-6944

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,050,184.00 22
SBIR Phase II $3,551,750.00 5

Award List:

LONG PULSE LASER AMPLIFIER FOR LASER RADAR APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Robert E Howle
Award Amount: $75,226.00

LONG PULSE LASER AMPLIFIER FOR LASER RADAR APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Robert E Howle
Award Amount: $691,000.00
Abstract:
A method for creating and amplifying long pulse laser waveforms (co2, uv laser, etc.) is being investigated that could eliminate auxiliary e-beam ionization and optical isolation problems associated with a master oscillator/power amplifier (mopa) configuration. frequency stability could also be… More

INFRARED SENSOR CALIBRATION DEVICE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Robert E Howle
Award Amount: $59,970.00

SHORT PULSE WAVEFORM GENERATOR (WFG) FOR ASAT LASER RADAR APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert E Howle , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $59,994.00
Abstract:
To create a doppler imager of a target, such as a satellite, with a laser radar, it is necessary to have a laser capable of creating a suitable. doppler image resolution is directly related to the length of the laser pulse (the amount of the target illuminated in an instant of time), and the… More

Highly Monodispersed MINIM Arrays for Single Electron Transistors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy PhD
Award Amount: $65,000.00

High-Efficiency, High-Capacity Regenerable Filter for Fine Dusts and Sticky Mists

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy
Award Amount: $99,999.00

Monodispersed Carbon Nanotubes for High Power Energy Storage Devices

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy
Award Amount: $100,000.00

Sol-Gel Processed Thin-Film Nitrogen Oxides Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy
Award Amount: $100,000.00

Miniaturized Array Sensor for Physiological and Metabolic Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy, Research Manager
Award Amount: $70,000.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Chuanjing Xu, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $100,000.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Chuanjing Xu
Award Amount: $100,000.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy
Award Amount: $0.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy
Award Amount: $400,000.00

Highly Monodispered MINIM Arrays for Single Electron Transistors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy, Senior Scientist/Presiden
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
As the current trends in transistor miniaturization are continued down to the molecular level ( in a dimension of tens of nanometers or less), the electronic properties of solids and solid-solid interfaces are inherently different on the nanometer level.It is becoming clear that continued increases… More

NANOELECTRODE ENSEMBLES FOR NEUROCHEMICAL ANALYSIS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ayyasamy Aruchamy
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION: Nanoelectrode ensembles for neurochemical analysis are proposed. The proposed neurochemical probe can provide high performance measurements of neurochemical species that can help to reduce the burden of human illness and dysfunction from brain neuro-system causes… More

SBIR Phase I: Dense Hydrogen Separation Membrane Based on Nanocomposites

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project seeks to develop high-efficiency, high-quality dense hydrogen separation membranes based on nanocomposites of a stable proton conducting ceramic and a metal phase. The proposed effort would result in highly conductive, chemically stable and… More

Low-temperature Electrocatalytic Oxidation of VOCs

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this program AMSEN Technologies aims to develop a novel electrocatalytic air filter for low-temperature oxidative destruction of VOCs. The proposed idea is an innovative combination of electrochemically enhanced adsorption, electrocatalysis, and catalytic… More

Composite Proton Exchange Membranes for Multifunctional Power Generating Structures

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $119,997.00
Abstract:
This program aims to develop a novel nanotube-reinforced composite PEM for multifunctional power generating structures. The innovation in the present effort is to take advantage of our capability and make use of the superior mechanical properties of the nanotubes including large aspect ratios, high… More

SBIR Phase I: Nanoporous Catalytic Mixed Oxide Membranes for Removal of Hazardous Air Pollutants

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Dr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I research project seeks to develop a new type of nanoporous, highly catalytically active mixed-oxide ceramic membranes by sol-gel processing. The composite of the two components would significantly enhance the catalytic activity and thermal… More

Composite Proton Exchange Membranes for Multifunctional Power Generating Structures

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $710,942.00
Abstract:
This program aims to develop a novel composite PEM for multifunctional power generating structures. The innovation in the present effort is to take advantage of our capability and make use of the superior mechanical properties of the nanomaterial-based reinforcements including large aspect ratios,… More

A Novel Heat Pipe Plate for Passive Thermal Control of Fuel Cells

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,998.00
Abstract:
This SBIR project aims to develop a lightweight, highly thermally and electrically conductive heat pipe plate for passive removal of the heat from the individual fuel cells or electrolysis cells within a cell stack. The desired heat pipe plate will be fabricated from a novel composite based on… More

SBIR Phase I:Novel Composite PEMs for High-Performance Redox Flow Batteries

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, PhD
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project aims to develop an inorganic-reinforced proton exchange membranes for application in vanadium redox flow batteries (RFBs). New proton exchange membranes with reduced vanadium permeability as well as enhanced stability and durability are needed… More

Low-Cost, High-Performance Hybrid Membranes for Redox Flow Batteries

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Dr.
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
The ion exchange membrane is the key component in redox flow batteries (RFBs) as it critically determines the RFB performance and its economic viability. The membrane should possess the following properties to ensure high energy efficiency and long cycle life of RFBs: high proton conductivity, low… More

Low-Cost, High-Performance Hybrid Membranes for Redox Flow Batteries

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Dr.
Award Amount: $999,808.00
Abstract:
The ion exchange membrane is the key component in redox flow batteries (RFBs) as it critically determines the RFB performance and its economic viability. The membrane should possess the following properties to ensure high energy efficiency and long cycle life of RFBs: high proton conductivity, low… More

Anion Exchange Membranes for Alkaline and Low-temperature Fuel Cell Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Senior Scientist – (520) 540-6944
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project aims to develop high performance anion exchange membranes for alkaline and low-temperature fuel cell applications based on a unique polymer-polymer hybrid scheme. The hybrid of these two polymers is intended to take advantage of combined… More

Lithium Ion Battery Separators with High Temperature Stability

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Senior Scientist – (520) 546-6944
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project aims to develop a lithium ion battery separator with high temperature stability by modification on the surface of the microporous PP separator via a unique chemistry. The feasibility of the proposed approach is founded on Amsens existing… More

High-Performance Proton Exchange Membranes for Electrolysis Cells

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Hongxing Hu, Dr.
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
Improvements in performance of the components are needed for polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) electrolyzers, which is one of the key technologies for DOEs hydrogen production plan. In particular, high- performance ion-exchange membranes are needed that can withstand significantly higher mechanical… More