SBIR/STTR 2017 Phase I 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
AerodynamicsS3.05, Z7.01, Z7.02, Z7.03, A1.03, A1.02, A1.04, A1.05, A1.08, A1.10, A2.01
Air Transportation & SafetyA1.03, A1.02, A1.01, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03
Airship/Lighter-than-Air CraftS3.05
Avionics (see also Control and Monitoring)S3.07, S3.05, A1.09, A2.01, A3.01, A3.02, Z9.01
Analytical Instruments (Solid, Liquid, Gas, Plasma, Energy; see also Sensors)Z10.03, S4.05, A2.01, H8.01, S3.04, H2.01, S1.06, S1.12, S4.06, H4.02
Analytical MethodsZ10.03, Z10.01, S4.05, S3.05, Z7.01, S3.06, A1.01, A1.05, A1.10, A3.01, A3.02, S3.04, H2.01, S1.12, H11.01
Aerobraking/AerocaptureZ7.01, Z7.02, Z7.03
Entry, Descent, & Landing (see also Planetary Navigation, Tracking, & Telemetry)S3.07, S3.05, H5.02, Z7.01, Z7.02, Z7.03, A2.01, H9.03
Navigation & GuidanceS3.07, A2.01, Z9.01, Z8.05, S3.04, H9.03, S1.10
Relative Navigation (Interception, Docking, Formation Flying; see also Control & Monitoring; Planetary Navigation, Tracking, & Telemetry)S3.07, A2.01, Z8.05, S3.04, H9.03
Space Transportation & SafetyZ10.03, Z9.01
Spacecraft Design, Construction, Testing, & Performance (see also Engineering; Testing & Evaluation)S3.05, Z7.01, Z7.03, S5.04, H10.03, Z9.01, H8.01, S3.04, H11.01
Spacecraft Instrumentation & Astrionics (see also Communications; Control & Monitoring; Information Systems)S3.08, Z7.01, A2.01, S1.06
Tools/EVA ToolsH8.01
Autonomous Systems
Autonomous Control (see also Control & Monitoring)Z10.03, Z6.01, S4.03, S3.07, S4.01, H7.01, H10.02, A1.06, A1.09, A2.02, S3.03, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, H8.01, S3.04, H9.03, H9.02, H12.02, H6.02, H6.03
IntelligenceA1.06, A1.09, A2.02, S3.03, H9.02, H6.01, H6.02, H6.03
Man-Machine InteractionA2.02, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, H8.01, Z5.01, Z5.02, H9.02, H9.05, H12.02, H3.01, H6.03
Perception/VisionA2.02, A2.01, Z5.01
Recovery (see also Vehicle Health Management)Z6.01, A1.09, A2.02, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, H6.01, H6.02
Robotics (see also Control & Monitoring; Sensors)Z10.03, H7.01, A1.01, A1.09, A2.02, H8.01, S4.02, Z5.01, Z5.02, H1.02, H3.01, H6.03
Biological Health/Life Support
Essential Life Resources (Oxygen, Water, Nutrients)H3.03, H3.02, H4.02
Food (Preservation, Packaging, Preparation)H3.04
Health Monitoring & Sensing (see also Sensors)S4.05, A1.09, H8.01, Z5.01, H3.02, H6.01, H4.02, H11.01
Isolation/Protection/Radiation Shielding (see also Mechanical Systems)S4.05, H12.01, H11.01
MedicalH8.01, Z5.01, H12.01
Physiological/Psychological CountermeasuresH12.01
Protective Clothing/Space Suits/Breathing ApparatusH3.02, H3.04, H4.01, H4.03, H11.01
Waste Storage/TreatmentH8.01, H3.03
Communications, Networking & Signal Transport
Ad-Hoc Networks (see also Sensors)S5.02, Z11.01, A2.01, Z8.02, Z5.01, H9.04, H9.02
Amplifiers/Repeaters/TranslatorsS3.05, Z8.02, H9.04, S1.02
AntennasS3.05, Z11.01, A2.01, Z8.02, H9.04, S1.02
Architecture/Framework/ProtocolsS5.02, A2.01, Z8.02, H9.04, H9.02
Coding & CompressionS5.02, Z8.02, H9.04, H9.02
Multiplexers/DemultiplexersS3.05, H9.04, H9.02
Network IntegrationZ6.01, A2.01, Z8.02, H9.04, H9.02
Power Combiners/SplittersH9.04, S1.02
Routers, SwitchesZ11.01, A2.01, H9.02
Transmitters/ReceiversS3.05, Z11.01, A2.01, Z8.02, H9.01, H9.04, H9.02, H9.05, S1.02
Waveguides/Optical Fiber (see also Optics)S3.07, Z11.01, A2.01, H9.01, H9.04
Control & Monitoring
Algorithms/Control Software & Systems (see also Autonomous Systems)S4.01, H7.01, Z11.01, A1.03, A1.06, A1.09, A2.01, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, Z5.02, S3.04, H9.03, H9.02, H6.01, H6.03
Attitude Determination & ControlS4.03, S3.07, S4.01, Z9.01, Z8.05, S3.04, S1.10
Command & ControlZ10.03, S3.08, A1.09, A2.01, Z9.01, H4.02, H6.03
Condition Monitoring (see also Sensors)Z10.03, A1.09, A2.01, Z9.01, H3.02, H6.01, H4.02
Process Monitoring & ControlH7.01, Z3.02, H10.03, A1.01, H3.02, H6.01, H6.03
Sequencing & SchedulingZ9.01, H6.03
Telemetry/Tracking (Cooperative/Noncooperative; see also Planetary Navigation, Tracking, & Telemetry)S3.05, A2.01, Z9.01, Z8.05, S1.10
TeleoperationA2.01, Z8.05, H8.01, Z5.02
Education & Training
Mission TrainingH8.01, H6.03
Training Concepts & ArchitecturesS5.02, H6.03
Circuits (including ICs; for specific applications, see e.g., Communications, Networking & Signal Transport; Control & Monitoring, Sensors)Z6.01, S4.04, S3.08, A2.01, S3.03, Z5.01, H9.01, H9.04, S1.06, S1.02
Manufacturing MethodsH7.01, Z5.02, H11.01
Materials (Insulator, Semiconductor, Substrate)S4.04, S3.08, A2.01, S3.03, H9.05
Superconductance/MagneticsH9.05, S1.09
ConversionZ6.01, S3.05, A1.03, A2.01, S3.03, S3.01, Z1.03, Z1.02, H3.03
Distribution/ManagementZ6.01, S3.05, A1.03, A1.06, A2.01, S3.03, Z1.03, Z1.01
GenerationS3.05, H5.01, A1.03, A2.01, S3.01, Z1.03, Z1.02, Z8.03
Sources (Renewable, Nonrenewable)S3.05, H5.01, A2.01, Z1.03, Z1.02
StorageS3.05, A1.03, A2.01, S3.03, Z1.02, Z8.03, H8.01
CharacterizationZ10.02, Z10.01, H5.02, S5.04, A2.01, Z5.02, H2.01, H4.03, H6.03
Models & Simulations (see also Testing & Evaluation)Z10.02, Z10.03, S4.03, H5.02, S5.04, Z4.01, H10.01, A1.02, A1.01, A1.06, A2.01, Z5.02, H2.01, S1.06, H4.02, H11.01, H6.03
Project ManagementH6.03
PrototypingZ10.02, Z10.03, Z11.01, A1.06, Z5.02, H2.01, H4.02, H4.01
Quality/ReliabilityZ10.02, Z10.03, S4.04, Z3.01, H10.01, H4.02
Software Tools (Analysis, Design)Z10.03, Z10.01, Z4.01, H10.01, S3.06, A1.01, A1.05, A1.06, A2.01, H11.01
3D ImagingZ11.01, A2.01, H8.01, Z5.01, S1.01
DisplayS5.02, Z5.01, H12.02
Image AnalysisZ11.01, Z11.02, A2.01, H2.01, S1.12
Image Capture (Stills/Motion)Z11.01, A2.01, H2.01, S1.12, S4.06
Image ProcessingS5.02, Z11.01, Z11.02, A2.01, H9.01, H2.01, S1.12, S4.06
RadiographyZ11.01, A2.01, H2.01
Thermal Imaging (see also Testing & Evaluation)Z3.02, Z11.01, A2.01, H8.01, Z5.01, H9.01, H2.01
Information Systems
Computer System ArchitecturesZ6.01, S3.08, S5.01, A2.01, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, S1.10
Data Acquisition (see also Sensors)Z6.01, S3.08, H7.01, A1.06, A2.01, Z5.02, H9.01, H6.01, H4.03
Data FusionS5.01, S5.03, Z11.02, A1.06, A1.09, A2.01, Z9.01, H6.01
Data Input/Output Devices (Displays, Storage)Z6.01, S5.01, S5.03, A2.01, Z5.02
Data Modeling (see also Testing & Evaluation)S5.01, S5.03, Z11.01, Z11.02, A1.01, A2.01, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, H6.01, H11.01
Data ProcessingZ6.01, S3.08, S5.01, S5.03, Z11.01, Z11.02, A1.06, A2.01, Z9.01, H9.01, H6.01, H11.01
Knowledge ManagementS5.02, A2.01, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, H3.01, H6.03
Material Handing & PackagingS3.05, H8.01, H3.04
Crop Production (see also Biological Health/Life Support)H8.01
In Situ ManufacturingH7.02, H7.01, Z3.02, Z11.01, H8.01, H3.03, H11.01
Microfabrication (and smaller; see also Electronics; Mechanical Systems; Photonics)H7.01, Z8.04, H8.01, H9.01
Processing MethodsZ10.02, Z10.03, H5.02, H7.02, H7.01, Z3.02, Z3.01, A1.01, A1.07, Z8.04, H8.01, H1.02, H4.01, H11.01
Resource ExtractionH1.01, H1.02, H2.01
Materials & Compositions
AerogelsZ9.01, H8.01, H4.01
CeramicsZ10.02, Z10.03, S2.03, H5.02, Z3.02, Z11.01, Z11.02, H10.01, A2.01, Z9.01, H8.01, H4.01
Coatings/Surface TreatmentsZ10.02, Z10.03, S4.05, H5.02, Z3.02, H10.01, A1.01, A1.07, A2.01, Z9.01, H8.01, S1.12, H4.01
CompositesZ10.02, Z10.03, S4.05, H5.02, H5.01, Z11.01, Z11.02, H10.01, A1.01, A1.07, A2.01, Z9.01, H8.01, H3.03, H4.01
FluidsS3.06, A2.01, Z9.01, S1.12, H4.01
Joining (Adhesion, Welding)S2.03, S4.05, Z3.02, H10.01, A1.01, A1.07, Z8.04, Z9.01, H8.01, H4.01
MetallicsZ10.02, Z10.03, S2.03, S4.05, H7.02, Z3.02, Z3.01, Z11.01, Z11.02, H10.01, A1.03, A1.01, A1.07, A2.01, Z9.01, H8.01, H3.01, H4.01
MineralsZ9.01, H4.01
NanomaterialsS2.03, Z3.02, Z11.01, H10.01, A1.03, A1.01, A1.07, Z9.01, H8.01, H9.01, S1.12, H3.03, H4.01
NonspecifiedZ10.02, A1.01, Z9.01, H8.01, H4.01
Organics/Biomaterials/HybridsZ9.01, H3.03, H4.01
PolymersH7.02, A1.01, A1.07, A2.01, Z9.01, H8.01, H3.01, H4.01
Smart/Multifunctional MaterialsS2.03, Z11.02, A1.01, A1.07, A2.01, Z8.04, Z9.01, H8.01, Z5.01, H9.05, H3.03, H3.01, H4.01
TextilesZ7.02, Z7.03, A1.01, Z9.01, H8.01, H3.01, H4.01
Mechanical Systems
Actuators & MotorsZ10.03, S2.03, H7.01, H5.01, A1.03, A1.06, A1.07, A2.01, Z9.01, S4.02, Z5.01, Z5.02, H9.01, H1.02
DeploymentS2.03, Z7.03, H7.01, H5.01, Z4.01, Z8.04, Z9.01, S4.02, Z5.01, H3.01
Exciters/IgnitersZ10.02, A2.01, Z9.01
Fasteners/DecouplersH10.02, Z9.01
Isolation/Protection/Shielding (Acoustic, Ballistic, Dust, Radiation, Thermal)Z10.03, A2.01, Z9.01, H9.01, H4.01, H11.01
Machines/Mechanical SubsystemsZ10.03, H7.01, H5.01, Z4.01, A1.06, Z9.01, S4.02, H1.02, H2.01
Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) and smallerH7.01, Z11.01, A1.09, A2.01, Z8.04, Z9.01, H8.01, S4.02, Z5.01, H9.01, S1.12, S4.06, H4.01
Pressure & Vacuum SystemsZ10.02, Z10.01, A2.01, Z9.01, H1.01, S1.12, S4.06, H3.03, H4.01
StructuresS2.03, S4.05, H5.01, Z4.01, Z11.02, A1.01, A1.07, A2.01, Z8.04, Z9.01, Z5.01, H3.03, H3.01, H4.01, H11.01
TribologyZ9.01, H4.01
Vehicles (see also Autonomous Systems)Z7.03, A1.03, A1.01, A1.06, A1.09, A2.01, Z9.01, H11.01
Biophysical UtilizationH8.01
Adaptive OpticsS2.03, S2.02, S2.01, S2.04, A2.01, H9.01
Fiber (see also Communications, Networking & Signal Transport; Photonics)A2.01, H9.01
GratingsA2.01, H2.01
LensesS2.02, S2.01, S2.04, A2.01, H9.01, H2.01
MirrorsS2.03, S2.02, S2.01, S2.04, H9.01, S1.10
Telescope ArraysS2.03, S2.02, S2.01, S2.04, A2.01, H9.01, H9.05
Detectors (see also Sensors)S3.07, Z11.01, A2.01, H9.01, S1.01, S1.05, S1.04, S1.07, S1.08, S1.11, S4.06, H4.02
EmittersZ11.01, A2.01, S1.11
Lasers (Communication)Z11.01, A2.01, H9.01
Lasers (Guidance & Tracking)S3.07, A2.01, H9.01
Lasers (Ladar/Lidar)S3.07, Z11.01, A2.01, S1.01, S1.07, S1.11
Lasers (Measuring/Sensing)S3.07, Z11.01, A2.01, S1.10, S4.06
Lasers (Medical Imaging)Z11.01
Materials & Structures (including Optoelectronics)A2.01, H11.01
Planetary Navigation, Tracking, & Telemetry
Entry, Descent, & Landing (see also Astronautics)S3.07, S3.05, Z7.02, A2.01, H9.03, S1.01, S1.02
GPS/Radiometric (see also Sensors)A2.01, S3.04, H9.03, H9.04
Inertial (see also Sensors)S3.07, S3.05, S3.04, S1.10
OpticalA2.01, S3.04
Ranging/TrackingS3.05, A2.01, S3.04, H9.03, H9.04, S1.02, S1.10
Telemetry (see also Control & Monitoring)A2.01, Z5.02, H9.01, H9.04
Ablative PropulsionZ9.01
Atmospheric PropulsionH10.01, A1.02, A1.06, A1.10, Z9.01
Extravehicular Activity (EVA) PropulsionZ9.01
Fuels/PropellantsZ10.02, Z10.01, S3.02, H10.03, H10.02, H10.01, Z8.01, Z9.01
Launch Engine/BoosterZ3.02, H10.01, Z9.01
Maneuvering/Stationkeeping/Attitude Control DevicesZ10.02, S3.02, Z9.01
Photon Sails (Solar; Laser)S3.02, Z8.01, Z9.01
Spacecraft Main EngineZ10.02, Z10.03, S3.02, Z3.02, H10.01, Z8.01, Z9.01
Surface PropulsionS3.02, Z3.02, Z9.01
TethersS3.02, Z8.01, Z9.01, Z5.01
Acoustic/VibrationZ11.01, Z11.02, H10.01, A1.02, A2.01, S1.07, S1.12, H4.02
Biological (see also Biological Health/Life Support)S4.05, H8.01, Z5.01, S1.07, S1.11, H3.02
Biological Signature (i.e., Signs Of Life)S4.05, S1.07, S1.08, S1.11, S1.12, S4.06
Chemical/Environmental (see also Biological Health/Life Support)S4.05, S3.07, H8.01, Z5.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.12, S4.06, H3.02, H4.02
Contact/MechanicalZ3.02, Z11.01, Z11.02, A2.01, Z5.02, H2.01, S1.07, H4.02
ElectromagneticZ11.01, Z11.02, A2.01, S1.02, S1.04, S1.07, S1.12, H4.02
InertialS3.07, A2.01, S1.07, S1.10
Interferometric (see also Analysis)S3.07, Z11.01, S1.04, S1.07
Ionizing RadiationZ10.03, S4.05, Z11.01, A2.01, S1.06, S1.07, H11.01
Optical/Photonic (see also Photonics)S3.07, Z11.01, A2.01, H8.01, Z5.01, S1.04, S1.07, S1.08, S1.12
Positioning (Attitude Determination, Location X-Y-Z)S3.07, A1.08, A2.01, Z5.01, Z5.02, S3.04, H9.01, S1.07, S1.10, S1.12, H4.03
Pressure/VacuumA2.01, S1.07, H4.02
RadiometricS3.07, Z11.01, A2.01, Z5.01, S3.04, H9.04, S1.02, S1.07, S1.03
Sensor Nodes & Webs (see also Communications, Networking & Signal Transport)Z11.01, A1.08, A1.09, A2.01, H9.04, S1.07, H3.02
ThermalZ10.03, Z3.02, Z11.01, Z11.02, H10.01, S3.06, A2.01, Z5.01, Z5.02, S1.09, S1.07, H4.02
Software Development
Development EnvironmentsZ6.01, S5.01, H7.01, H11.01, H6.03
Operating SystemsZ6.01, S5.01, S5.02, H11.01
Programming LanguagesS5.01, H11.01
Verification/Validation ToolsS5.02, H7.01, A2.01, H4.03, H11.01
Spectral Measurement, Imaging & Analysis (including Telescopes)
InfraredS2.03, S3.07, Z11.01, Z11.02, A2.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.11, S1.12
LongS2.03, S3.07, Z11.01, S1.07, S1.11
MicrowaveS3.07, Z11.01, Z11.02, A2.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.11, S1.03
Multispectral/HyperspectralS3.07, Z11.01, A2.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.11, S1.12, S1.03
Non-ElectromagneticZ11.01, A2.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.11
RadioA2.01, H9.04, S1.07, S1.11, S1.03
Terahertz (Sub-millimeter)S3.07, Z11.01, Z11.02, A2.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.11, S1.03
UltravioletS2.03, Z11.01, A2.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.11, S1.12
VisibleS2.03, S3.07, A2.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.11, S1.12
X-rays/Gamma RaysZ10.03, Z11.01, A2.01, H2.01, S1.07, S1.11, H11.01
Testing & Evaluation
Destructive TestingA1.01, H4.01
Hardware-in-the-Loop TestingH10.02, A2.01, Z5.02, S1.06, H3.02, H4.02
Lifetime TestingZ10.02, H4.02
Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE; NDT)S3.07, S3.05, Z7.01, Z3.02, Z3.01, Z11.01, Z11.02, H10.01, H8.01, H4.01
Simulation & ModelingZ10.02, Z10.03, S4.04, Z7.01, S5.04, Z3.01, H5.01, Z11.01, Z11.02, H10.01, S3.06, A1.01, A1.05, A1.06, A1.10, A3.01, A3.02, Z5.02, H9.01, H3.01, H4.02, H11.01, H6.03
Thermal Management & Control
Active SystemsZ10.03, S2.03, S3.06, Z2.01, Z8.03, H8.01, Z5.02, H9.01, S1.09, H3.04, H4.02
Cryogenic/Fluid SystemsZ10.02, Z10.03, Z10.01, Z2.01, A2.01, S1.09
Heat ExchangeZ10.03, S3.06, Z2.01, A2.01, Z1.03, Z8.03
Passive SystemsZ10.03, Z10.01, H5.02, S3.06, A1.01, S3.03, Z8.03, H8.01, Z5.02, H3.04
Vehicle Health Management
Diagnostics/PrognosticsZ10.03, H5.02, Z11.01, Z11.02, A1.06, A1.09, A2.02, A2.01, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, Z9.01, H8.01, H6.01, H6.02, H6.03
Recovery (see also Autonomous Systems)A1.09, A2.02, A3.01, A3.02, A3.03, Z9.01, H6.01, H6.02