Category Archives: Available Techs & Partnership Opportunities

Wrapping Up the Outdoor Retailer Show in Salt Lake City

Our initial introduction of the High Altitude Hydration System to the outdoor industry was a resounding success. I managed to cram no fewer than 18 meetings into my two days at the show. Opinions among manufacturers, retailers and end-users were … Continue reading

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Live from the Outdoor Retailer Show in Salt Lake City

I’m live blogging today from the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market in Salt Lake City. Fuentek is here to demonstrate the high altitude hydration system designed by former astronaut Scott Parazynski. Yesterday I met with seven retailers to demonstrate the system … Continue reading

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Keeping Hydrated at High Altitudes

Former astronaut co-invents system for harsh environments Extreme condition clothing: Scott Parazynski’s Mt. Everest gear is on display at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. Parazynski is the only person to fly into space and climb Mt. Everest. The High … Continue reading

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Integral Battery Power Limiting Circuit for Intrinsically Safe Applications

NASA’s Kennedy Space Center invites companies to license this innovative power-limiting circuit for batteries. This technology is designed to limit the power output from a battery without compromising battery lifetime in situations where there is little headroom for dropping voltage … Continue reading

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Fiber Optic Shape Sensors

Sense changes in shape in real time without affecting performance and without the need for structural modifications NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center has developed a shape-sensing technology that offers high resolution (0.5-inch) at a 60-Hz refresh rate. The technology is contained … Continue reading

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ShuttleSCAN 3-D

High-Speed Three-Dimensional Laser Scanner with Real-Time Processing NASA Ames Research Center offers for license its award winning, patented ShuttleSCAN 3-D surface scanning and profiling technology. Originally developed for critical, real-time inspection of damage to the thermal protection tiles of the … Continue reading

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Cryogenic and Non-Cryogenic Optical Liquid Level Instrument for Stratified Conditions

A simplified, cost-saving measurement device using optical transmission properties Innovators at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center have developed a unique prototype for measuring the liquid level in a tank, employing the properties of optical transmission. The technology is simpler and … Continue reading

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Optical System and Method for Gas Detection and Monitoring

Researchers at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center have developed and patented a low-cost, low-power method to monitor and detect gas leaks in vacuum or pressurized systems. The technology monitors for leaks of multiple types of gases up to ten million … Continue reading

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Fluid Flow Metering and Mixing Technologies

A widely applicable suite of technologies with optimized capabilities for fluid metering, mixing, and conditioning Innovators at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center have developed a suite of prototype fluid plug technologies with an array of capabilities for fluid flow metering, … Continue reading

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