SBIR/STTR P-I 2012 Solicitation - Subtopic Listing by Technology Taxonomy

You can now search the solicitation by technology areas. Subtopics have been mapped to these major areas as a cross-reference. To view the subtopic description, you can click on a subtopic number below. To view subtopic titles, click on the the view subtopic titles link next to the first level technology area.

Note:Offerors may not submit a substantially equivalent proposal to more than one subtopic (Section 3.1).

Aeronautics/Atmospheric Vehicles
AerodynamicsA3.07, A3.09, A3.08, A3.04, H7.01, S3.05
Air Transportation & SafetyA3.02, A1.05, A1.06, A1.01, A1.03, A1.02, A1.04, S1.01, S3.05, H6.03
Airship/Lighter-than-Air CraftS3.02, S3.05
Avionics (see also Control and Monitoring)A3.07, A3.09, A3.05, A1.06, A1.01, A1.04, H9.02, S3.05, H6.03, H6.02
Analysis
Analytical Instruments (Solid, Liquid, Gas, Plasma, Energy; see also Sensors)A3.07, S1.06, S1.04, S1.07, S1.08, H10.02, H3.02, H2.03
Analytical MethodsA3.07, A3.09, A3.02, A1.06, A1.04, H7.01, H11.01, H9.04, H3.04, S5.04
Astronautics
Aerobraking/AerocaptureH7.01, S4.03
Entry, Descent, & Landing (see also Planetary Navigation, Tracking, & Telemetry)H7.01, S1.01, H2.02, S4.01, S4.03
Navigation & GuidanceH9.04, H9.03, S1.01, S3.01, S4.01, S4.03
Relative Navigation (Interception, Docking, Formation Flying; see also Control & Monitoring; Planetary Navigation, Tracking, & Telemetry)H9.03, H10.02, S4.03
Space Transportation & SafetyH2.02, H2.03
Spacecraft Design, Construction, Testing, & Performance (see also Engineering; Testing & Evaluation)S3.02, H6.03, H4.02, H4.01, H2.02, H2.03
Spacecraft Instrumentation & Astrionics (see also Communications; Control & Monitoring; Information Systems)H9.05, H2.03
Tools/EVA ToolsH6.03, H4.02, H4.01
Autonomous Systems
Autonomous Control (see also Control & Monitoring)H9.04, S1.09, S1.08, S3.05, H6.01, H6.02, H10.02, H10.01, S4.01, S4.03
IntelligenceH6.01, H6.03, H10.02, S4.03
Man-Machine InteractionA2.01, A1.05, A1.03, H6.01, H6.03, H10.02
Perception/VisionA1.03, H6.03, S4.02, S4.03
Recovery (see also Vehicle Health Management)A3.09, H6.01
Robotics (see also Control & Monitoring; Sensors)S3.05, H6.01, H6.03, H6.02, H10.02, H1.01, S4.02
Biological Health/Life Support
Essential Life Resources (Oxygen, Water, Nutrients)S1.09, H4.02, H10.02, H1.01, H3.03, H3.01, H3.02
Fire ProtectionH3.02
Food (Preservation, Packaging, Preparation)H12.04, H3.03
Health Monitoring & Sensing (see also Sensors)H12.05, H12.01, H12.03, H4.02, H4.01, H3.02
Isolation/Protection/Radiation Shielding (see also Mechanical Systems)H11.01, H4.01, H10.02
MedicalH12.02
Physiological/Psychological CountermeasuresH12.01
Protective Clothing/Space Suits/Breathing ApparatusH4.02, H4.01, H3.02
Remediation/PurificationH1.01, H3.03, H3.01, H3.02
Waste Storage/TreatmentH10.02, H1.01, H3.03
Communications, Networking & Signal Transport
Ad-Hoc Networks (see also Sensors)A3.09, H9.03, H9.02
Amplifiers/Repeaters/TranslatorsH9.01, H9.02
AntennasS1.05, S3.05, H4.02, H4.01
Architecture/Framework/ProtocolsH9.03, H9.02
Coding & CompressionA3.09, H9.03, H9.05, H9.01, H9.02, S3.01
Multiplexers/DemultiplexersA3.09, H9.02
Network IntegrationH9.03, S3.01
Power Combiners/SplittersH9.02
Routers, SwitchesS3.01
Transmitters/ReceiversA2.01, H9.05, H9.01, H9.02, S1.01, S3.05, H4.02, H4.01
Waveguides/Optical Fiber (see also Optics)H9.01
Control & Monitoring
Algorithms/Control Software & Systems (see also Autonomous Systems)A3.07, A3.09, A3.05, H9.04, H9.03, S3.05, H6.01, H6.03, S4.01, S4.03
Attitude Determination & ControlA3.07, H9.04, S3.01, S3.05, S4.01, S4.03
Command & ControlA2.01, S3.01, S3.05, H6.01, H10.01, H3.04, S4.03
Condition Monitoring (see also Sensors)A3.07, A3.09, H9.03, S3.05, H10.01, H2.03, S4.03
Process Monitoring & ControlH6.03, H4.01, H10.01, H3.01, H2.03
Sequencing & SchedulingH6.01, H10.01, S4.03
Telemetry/Tracking (Cooperative/Noncooperative; see also Planetary Navigation, Tracking, & Telemetry)A3.09, H9.04, H9.02, S3.05, H10.01, S4.03
TeleoperationA2.01, S1.09, S3.05, H6.03, H10.02, S4.02
Education & Training
Mission TrainingS3.05, H6.03, H10.01
OutreachS3.05, H6.03, H10.01
Training Concepts & ArchitecturesS3.05, H6.03, H10.01
Electronics
Circuits (including ICs; for specific applications, see e.g., Communications, Networking & Signal Transport; Control & Monitoring, Sensors)A3.09, H9.05, H9.02, S1.05, S3.04, S3.01, H6.03, H6.02
Manufacturing MethodsH6.02
Materials (Insulator, Semiconductor, Substrate)S1.06, S1.04, S1.05, S3.01, H2.03
Superconductance/MagneticsA3.03, S1.06
Energy
ConversionA3.03, S3.04, S3.02, H8.01, H8.03, H8.04, H2.03
Distribution/ManagementA3.03, S1.06, S3.04, H6.03, H8.03, H2.03
GenerationA3.09, A3.03, S3.02, H10.02, H8.03, H8.04, H1.01, H2.03
Sources (Renewable, Nonrenewable)S3.02, H6.03, H8.02, H8.03, H1.01
StorageS1.06, S3.04, S3.05, H4.02, H4.01, H10.02, H8.02
Engineering
CharacterizationA3.02, A1.01, H9.03, S1.06, H10.02
Models & Simulations (see also Testing & Evaluation)A2.01, A3.07, A3.09, A3.06, A3.08, A3.02, A3.03, A1.06, A1.01, A1.04, H7.01, H5.01, H11.01, H9.04, S3.01, H6.03, H10.02, H10.01, H2.02, S5.01, S5.04, S5.05, S4.03
Project ManagementS5.04
PrototypingA2.01, A3.02, H5.01, S3.05, H6.03, H10.01, H2.02, S2.04
Quality/ReliabilityA1.06, H10.01, H2.02, S5.05
Software Tools (Analysis, Design)A3.07, A3.09, A3.06, A3.08, A3.02, A1.06, A1.01, A1.04, H5.01, H9.04, S1.05, H6.03, H10.01, H2.02, S5.01, S5.04, S5.05
SupportS1.06, H10.01, S5.05
Imaging
3D ImagingA1.02, S1.01
DisplayA2.01, A1.03
Image AnalysisA3.07, A1.01, H6.03, S5.03
Image Capture (Stills/Motion)A3.07
Image ProcessingA3.07, A1.03, S5.03
RadiographyA1.02
Thermal Imaging (see also Testing & Evaluation)A3.08, H10.02
Information Systems
Computer System ArchitecturesA3.05, H10.01, S5.01, S5.03
Data Acquisition (see also Sensors)A3.07, A3.09, A3.02, S1.08, S3.05, H10.02
Data FusionA3.09, A3.02, A1.05, A1.03, H9.04, S1.05, H10.02, H10.01, S5.03, S5.02
Data Input/Output Devices (Displays, Storage)A3.09, A1.03, H6.03
Data Modeling (see also Testing & Evaluation)A2.01, A3.09, H11.01, S1.05, S5.01, S5.03
Data ProcessingA3.09, A1.05, S1.05, H6.03, H10.01, S5.01, S5.03, S5.02
Knowledge ManagementA1.05, H6.03, H10.01, S5.03, S5.02
Logistics
Inventory Management/WarehousingH3.03
Material Handing & PackagingH3.03
Manufacturing
Crop Production (see also Biological Health/Life Support)H10.02
In Situ ManufacturingH5.02, H10.02, H3.03, S2.04
Microfabrication (and smaller; see also Electronics; Mechanical Systems; Photonics)S1.03, H3.02
Processing MethodsH5.02, H1.01, H3.03
Resource ExtractionH1.01, H3.03
Materials & Compositions
AerogelsH7.01, H4.02, H4.01, H3.03, H2.02
CeramicsA3.07, A3.02, H7.01, S1.06, H4.02, H4.01, H2.02, H2.03, S2.02
Coatings/Surface TreatmentsA3.07, A1.01, H6.03, H6.02, H4.02, H4.01, H10.02, H3.04, H2.02, H2.03, S2.04, S4.03
CompositesA3.07, A3.01, A1.01, A1.04, H7.01, S1.06, H6.03, H4.02, H4.01, H2.02, H2.03, S2.02, S4.03
FluidsS1.06, H4.02, H4.01, H3.04, H2.02, H2.03
Joining (Adhesion, Welding)H4.02, H4.01, H2.02, H2.03
MetallicsA3.07, A3.01, A3.02, A1.01, A1.04, H5.02, S1.06, H4.02, H4.01, H2.02, H2.03
MineralsH2.03
NanomaterialsA3.01, A3.02, H4.02, H4.01, H10.02, H2.02, H2.03
NonspecifiedH3.01, H2.03
Organics/Biomaterials/HybridsH2.03
PolymersA3.02, H7.01, H6.03, H4.02, H4.01, H2.02, H2.03
Smart/Multifunctional MaterialsA3.01, A3.02, A1.01, H5.02, H4.02, H4.01, H10.02, H3.03, H2.02, H2.03, S2.02
TextilesH7.01, H5.01, H4.02, H4.01, H3.03
Mechanical Systems
Actuators & MotorsA3.07, A3.09, A3.02, A3.03, S3.05, H6.03, H4.02, H4.01, H3.04, H2.02, S4.02
DeploymentS1.05, S3.05, S2.02, S4.02
Exciters/IgnitersH2.02
Fasteners/DecouplersH4.02, H4.01
Isolation/Protection/Shielding (Acoustic, Ballistic, Dust, Radiation, Thermal)A3.02, A1.01, S1.07, H6.03, H4.01, H2.03, S4.03
Machines/Mechanical SubsystemsA3.03, S3.05, H6.03, H4.01, H2.02, H2.03
Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) and smallerA3.09, S1.07, H4.02, H4.01, H2.02, S4.02
Pressure & Vacuum SystemsS1.06, S1.07, S3.05, H4.02, H4.01, H2.02
StructuresA3.09, A3.01, A3.02, A1.04, H4.02, H4.01, H2.02, S2.04, S2.02
TribologyA3.09, S1.07, H2.02
Vehicles (see also Autonomous Systems)A3.02, S1.09, S3.05, H6.03, H10.02, H2.02, S4.02
Optics
Adaptive OpticsH9.01, H6.03, H10.02, S2.02, S2.01
Fiber (see also Communications, Networking & Signal Transport; Photonics)S1.07, S1.01, H10.02
FilteringS1.07, S1.03, S2.04, S2.01
GratingsS1.05, S1.07, S1.03
LensesS1.07, S1.03, H6.03, S2.04
MirrorsS1.07, S1.01, S2.04, S2.03, S2.01
Telescope ArraysH9.01, S2.04, S2.03, S2.01
Photonics
Detectors (see also Sensors)A3.09, A1.01, H9.01, S1.06, S1.09, S1.07, S1.03, S1.01, S1.08, S2.01
Lasers (Communication)H9.05, H9.01, S1.01, H10.02
Lasers (Guidance & Tracking)H9.01, S1.01
Lasers (Ladar/Lidar)A1.01, S1.01
Lasers (Measuring/Sensing)A1.01, S1.07, S1.01, S1.08, H3.02, S2.01
Materials & Structures (including Optoelectronics)S1.05
Planetary Navigation, Tracking, & Telemetry
Entry, Descent, & Landing (see also Astronautics)H9.04, S1.01, S4.01, S4.03
GPS/Radiometric (see also Sensors)H9.04, H9.03
Inertial (see also Sensors)H9.04, S4.01, S4.03
OpticalH9.04, S4.01
Ranging/TrackingH9.04
Telemetry (see also Control & Monitoring)H9.04, H9.02
Propulsion
Ablative PropulsionH2.02
Atmospheric PropulsionA3.07, A3.08, A3.02, A3.03, A1.04, H2.03
Extravehicular Activity (EVA) PropulsionH4.02
Fuels/PropellantsS1.06, S3.03, H10.02, H1.01, H3.03, H2.02, H2.03
Launch Engine/BoosterH2.02
Maneuvering/Stationkeeping/Attitude Control DevicesS3.03, H10.02, H2.02
Spacecraft Main EngineS3.03, H2.02, H2.03
TethersS4.02
Sensors/Transducers
Acoustic/VibrationA3.07, A3.09, A3.02, H7.01, S1.09, S1.08, H2.02, H2.03
Biological (see also Biological Health/Life Support)S1.09, S1.01, S1.08, H4.02, H4.01, H10.02, H3.02
Biological Signature (i.e., Signs Of Life)S1.09, S1.07
Chemical/Environmental (see also Biological Health/Life Support)A1.02, S1.09, S1.01, S1.08, H10.02, H1.01, H3.02, H2.03
Contact/MechanicalA3.09, A3.08, S1.08, H2.02, H2.03, S4.02
ElectromagneticA3.08, A1.01, S1.06, S1.05, S1.08, H2.03, S4.02
InertialA3.09, A3.08, S1.09, S1.08, S4.01
Interferometric (see also Analysis)A3.08, A1.01, S1.05
Ionizing RadiationA3.08, S1.04, H4.02, H10.02, H2.02
Optical/Photonic (see also Photonics)A3.09, A3.08, A1.01, H9.01, S1.04, S1.05, S1.09, S2.03, S4.01
Positioning (Attitude Determination, Location X-Y-Z)A3.09, S1.09, S1.08, S3.05, H10.02, S4.02, S4.01, S4.03
Pressure/VacuumA3.09, A3.08, S1.06, S1.08, S3.05, H2.03
RadiometricA1.02, H7.01, H9.03, S1.06, S1.09, S1.02, S1.08, S4.01
Sensor Nodes & Webs (see also Communications, Networking & Signal Transport)A3.09, S1.09, S1.08, S3.05
ThermalA3.09, A3.08, H7.01, S1.06, S1.09, S1.08, S3.05, H2.02, S4.01
Software Development
Development EnvironmentsA3.05, A1.06, H6.03, H10.01, S5.01, S5.03
Operating SystemsH6.03, H10.01, S5.05
Programming LanguagesH10.01, S5.04
Verification/Validation ToolsA3.09, A3.02, A1.06, H9.04, H10.01, H3.04, H2.02, S5.04, S5.05
Spectral Measurement, Imaging & Analysis (including Telescopes)
InfraredA1.01, S1.07, S1.03, S1.01, S2.03
LongS1.07
MicrowaveA1.01, A1.02, H9.03, S1.07, S1.03
Multispectral/HyperspectralA1.01, S1.07, S1.03
Non-ElectromagneticS1.07
RadioH9.03, S1.07
Terahertz (Sub-millimeter)S1.07, S1.03
UltravioletS1.04, S1.05, S1.07
VisibleS1.05, S1.07, S1.03
X-rays/Gamma RaysS1.04, S1.07, S2.03
Testing & Evaluation
Destructive TestingA3.07, H2.03
Hardware-in-the-Loop TestingA3.07, A3.09, A3.05, A1.04, H10.02, H2.03
Lifetime TestingA1.06, H5.01, S1.06, H10.02, H2.02, H2.03
Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE; NDT)A3.09, H7.01, H2.02, H2.03, S2.04
Simulation & ModelingA2.01, A3.07, A3.09, A3.08, A3.02, A1.06, A1.03, H9.04, H10.02, H10.01, H3.04, H2.01, H2.02, H2.03, S5.01, S5.04, S5.05
Thermal Management & Control
Active SystemsS3.02, S3.05, H4.02, H4.01, H3.04, H2.01, H2.02, H2.03
Cryogenic/Fluid SystemsS1.06, H2.01, H2.02, H2.03
Heat ExchangeS1.06, S3.02, S3.05, H4.02, H4.01, H8.03, H3.04, H2.01, H2.02, H2.03
Passive SystemsH7.01, S3.02, S3.05, H4.02, H4.01, H2.01, H2.02, H2.03
Vehicle Health Management
Diagnostics/PrognosticsA3.07, A3.09, A1.01, A1.04, S3.05, H6.01, H10.02, S5.05, S4.03
Recovery (see also Autonomous Systems)S3.05, H6.01, S4.03