NORTHROP GRUMMAN SBIR/STTR TOPIC'S OF INTEREST:

Focus:

  • Low-cost PLEO bus components

  • Payload technology, Photonic components for space optic links, optical RF, photonic processing

  • Inter-satellite links and direct to ground (PGSD)

  • AI/ML software-defined Edge Node Processing (onboard processing)

  • Cyber (specific applications for space and ground)

Additional area's of interest:

  • In space manufacturing

  • On-orbit servicing

  • Lunar, planetary, and asteroid mining and utilization

  • Nuclear hardening & survivability

    • Radiation (natural space & nuclear) survivability

    • Lightning protection

    • System Generated Electromagnetic Pulse (SGEMP) survivability

    • All things Electromagnetic Pulse

  • Air Dominance

  • Analytics, Cognitive and Autonomy

  • Capability Maturation and Deployment

  • Electro-optics Infrared (EOIR) Sensors, EW, and Multi-function technologies

  • Robotics

  • Propulsion