Ithildin

Program Manager

Kristy DeWitt

Program Information

IARPA-BAA-17-04

Ithildin final logo 72The Ithildin program seeks to develop novel sorbent materials for chemical sampling and storage. The focus of the program will be to provide enhanced sorbent capabilities at the molecular, nanoscale and mesoscale level, independent of the sampler design.

Performers (Prime Contractors)

Akita Innovations LLC; Leidos Inc.; Physical Sciences Inc.; and Xilectric Inc.

Related Program(s)

MAEGLIN

IARPA Launches "Ithildin" Program to Improve Chemical Sampling and Filtering

Research Area(s)

  • Sorbent chemistry
  • Polymer chemistry
  • Encapsulation
  • Nanotechnology
  • Micro-engineered materials
  • Reaction kinetics
  • Chemical analysis techniques

Press Releases and Statements

IARPA Launches "Ithildin" Program to Improve Chemical Sampling and Filtering