Press Releases

Aug 20, 2019

Low Temperature Metasurface Optics for Infrared Filtering and Dichroic Beam Splitting

Physical Sciences Inc has been awarded a contract from the US Air Force to provide optics to Arnold Engineering Development Complex that provide more reliable performance at low temperatures in order to better characterize the performance of scene generators and detectors at cryogenic temperatures.

Aug 12, 2019

Portable Laser-Based Analyzer for Trace Metals in Jet Fuels

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop a laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) –based analyzer for trace metal content in aviation or ground fuels.

Aug 08, 2019

Faraday’s Robust FARADAYIC® CNT Based Coating for Scattered Light Suppression

Faraday Technology Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI), has been awarded a contract from The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop an approach to scalably apply carbon nanotube based black coatings to large area surface and demonstrate the coating’s potential to suppress scattered light, withstand launch conditions, and resist radiation effects and atomic oxygen erosion.

Aug 06, 2019

Arbitrary Sized Scramjet Assemblies

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the U.S. Air Force, Wright-Patterson AFB, to develop an Additive Manufacturing (AM) process that allows duct segments to be jointed together into large-scale scramjet assemblies.

Jul 30, 2019

Multimodal Optical Probe for Skin Cancer Detection and Therapy Guidance

Under a research program from National Institutes of Health, Physical Sciences Inc (PSI) is developing a novel optical imaging technology based on combined Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and Confocal Microscopy (CM) for non-invasive real-time diagnosis of non-melanoma skin cancers (NMSCs), tumor subtyping and margin mapping that will assist physician-patient decision in treatment planning (biopsy vs. no biopsy, surgery vs. non-surgical), as well as on performing the therapy.

Jul 23, 2019

Massachusetts-based Physical Sciences Inc. partners with UND to test weather-measuring UAS payload

Hudson Robotics Inc. announced today a collaboration with Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) to bring drone technology to life science laboratories for sample handling. Specifically, microplates containing samples or reagents will be delivered directly to instruments and automated workcells to perform various drug discovery, genomics or quality control related assays.

The hygrometer, built to measure ambient water vapor density, air pressure and temperature from an unmanned aircraft system (UAS), was successfully tested during a sustained six-hour flight south of Mayville, N.D.

Jul 10, 2019

Quality by Design Process Development Tools for Freeze Drying Co-solvent Pharmaceutical Formulations

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop hardware and software tools that will support Quality by Design based development of freeze drying processes for co-solvent product formulations.

Jul 10, 2019

High Speed MWIR Laser Attenuator

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop a High Speed Mid-wavelength infrared (MWIR) Laser Attenuator that will improve the capability of missile plume signature simulation tools.

Jul 01, 2019

A Versatile Hybrid MWIR Scene Projector for Testing of Advanced Focal Plane Arrays

Physical Sciences Inc has been awarded a contract from the US Air Force to develop a versatile next generation high dynamic range (HDR) infrared scene projector (IRSP) that combines a flickerless, wide field of view (WFOV) channel with an overlaid, foveated, high-intensity, narrow field of view (NFOV) channel.

Jun 26, 2019

Next Generation High Power Broadband MWIR Emitters for TOPS

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop a new, state-of-the-art, high power, broadband mid-wave infrared (MWIR) laser for use in the Towed Optical Plume Simulator (TOPS).