Cooling and Vibration Control System

Case Study: Cooling and Vibration Control System for a Portable Oxygen Concentrator Client: SeQual Technologies Project Scope: Medical Device Research & Development Methods: Cooling System Design, Prototype Design When San Diego based medical products company SeQual Technologies was developing the their first ambulatory oxygen concentrator, Flometrics redesigned the vibration, thermal and acoustic systems. Flometrics unique cooling system…

Infant Respiratory Device

Case Study: Infant Respiratory Device Client: Cardinal Health Project Scope: Medical Device Research & Development Methods: Flow Visualization, Design & Testing, Prototyping Flometrics designed a Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (NCPAP) device for Cardinal Health to help premature and sick infants breathe. The device keeps the baby’s lungs inflated as the inhale and exhale. It must…

Biofuel Flight Test

Case Study: Biofuel Flight Test Client: In-House Project Scope: Research & Development Methods: Thermodynamics, Fluid Dynamics, Design & Testing We launched the Biofuel rocket on July 11th at the FAR rocket test site near Cantil, CA, east of Edwards Air Force Base. The fuel was a renewable JP-8 developed by the EERC at the University of…

Aircraft Cooling System Design

Case Study: Aircraft Cooling System Design Client: Northrop Grumman Project Scope: Cooling Design, Acoustic Testing, Prototyping Methods: Design & Testing, CAD, Parts Procurement Northrop Grumman was contracted by the military to modify Hunter unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from gasoline engines to turbo charged diesel engines. The plane needed new cowling to accommodate radiators and an intercooler.…

Cooling System Design for Portable Electronic Device

Case Study: Cooling System Design for Portable Electronic Device Client: Broadcast Microwave Services (BMS) Project Scope: Cooling Design, Acoustic Testing, Prototyping Methods: Design & Testing, CAD, Parts Procurement Flometrics client company Broadcast Microwave Services (BMS) was developing a new COFDM digital hand held portable microwave receiver with 2-way diversity for law enforcement, public safety, homeland security,…

Gimbal Rocket Test

Case Study: Gimbal Rocket Test Client: In-House Project Scope: Research & Development Methods: Thermodynamics, Fluid Dynamics, Design & Testing Flometrics test of a fuel pressure powered hydraulic thrust vector control system. We tested our LR-101 Atlas vernier with a thrust vector control system of our own design. The goal is to be able to fly…