Press Releases

Sep 14, 2020

Doppler-compensated Integrated Photonic Time-bin Entanglement Transceiver

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop a Doppler-compensated Integrated Photonic Time-bin Entanglement Transceiver using a photonic integrated circuit platform. This transceiver will become a standardized component that will facilitate the exploration of quantum-entanglement applications both terrestrially and for space-based missions.

Sep 10, 2020

Intelligent Sensor Systems for Rocket Propulsion Testing

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop a smart sensor module (SSM) to enable wireless sensing capabilities in liquid propulsion systems.

Sep 10, 2020

Adaptive Venturi for Surge Pressure Mitigation

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop a unique venturi for propellant feed systems that uses a passively controlled throat area to adjust flow rate.

Aug 25, 2020

High Efficiency Water Tolerant Carbon Monoxide Catalyst for Closed Manned Submarine Environments

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the U.S. Navy to develop a portable low size, weight, and power (SWAP) carbon monoxide (CO) purification system based on an energy efficient air handling system and a water tolerant CO catalyst.

Aug 04, 2020

PSI’s Multi-Aperture Differential Image Motion Monitor

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the Naval Underwater Warfare Center to develop a compact multi-aperture differential image motion monitor (MA-DIMM) to measure three-dimensional marine atmospheric turbulence.

Jul 24, 2020

Antimicrobial Surface Coatings to Reduce COVID-19 Spread

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI), in collaboration with National Emerging Infectious Disease Laboratories at Boston University (NEIDL/BU), has been awarded a SBIR Phase II contract from the U.S. Air Force to further develop the PSI’s antimicrobial coating and demonstrate its effectiveness on an existing Patient Movement Item (PMI) litter product and other DoD medical equipment.

Jul 18, 2020

Solar Concentrator System for Lunar ISRU Applications

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop a solar concentrator system for lunar In-Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU) applications including oxygen extraction from lunar regolith.

Jul 10, 2020

Deployable UUV Communications System (DUCS)

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific to create a integrated antenna deployment system that elevates the communications antennas above the hull of Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV) when surfaced to improve signal and increase line-of-sight communications distance.

Jun 28, 2020

Phase-Stable Interferometric Time-bin Entanglement (PSITE)

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the U.S. Air Force to develop an on-chip Phase Stable Interferometric Time-bin Entangled (PSITE) transceiver

Jun 27, 2020

Compact Heading Error Free Scalar (CHEFS) Magnetometer

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the U.S. Air Force to develop a novel quantum magnetometer based on an atomic vapor capable of producing accurate readings of the total magnetic field (scalar magnitude) while operating in any orientation with respect to Earth’s magnetic field.