Dynasil's RMD Subsidiary Awarded $4 Million in Technology Development Grants by U.S. Department of Energy

 Dynasil's RMD Subsidiary Awarded $4 Million in Technology Development Grants
                         by U.S. Department of Energy

PR Newswire

WATERTOWN, Mass., Nov. 19, 2013

WATERTOWN, Mass., Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynasil Corporation of America
(NASDAQ: DYSL) today announced that its contract research subsidiary, RMD
Inc., has received four grants totaling $4.0 million under the U.S. Department
of Energy's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business
Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs.

"RMD's world-class research in nuclear detection continues to be on the
cutting edge of new technologies," said Peter Sulick, Dynasil's Chairman of
the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President. "Advanced nuclear detection
materials are being developed for the Department of Energy to further replace
helium-3 in the critical areas of homeland security and nuclear fuel

"From accounting for the country's nuclear fuel supply to monitoring the 15
million shipping containers that enter the U.S.'s ports every year for illicit
nuclear materials, the new Phase II research projects RMD is undertaking
through these SBIR/STTR Programs exemplify some of the world's most demanding
security and safety needs," said Kanai Shah, Ph. D. President of Dynasil's RMD
subsidiary."Dynasil is proud to partner with the Department of Energy on
these initiatives."

"These Phase II grants capitalize on our technical and scientific capability
in the development of scintillation materials and solid state sensors for
nuclear detection," Kanai Shah said. "Our work has significant application in
the prevention of terrorist attacks and the safe guarding of nuclear
materials, as well as in commercial endeavors such as energy exploration,
nuclear power plant safety, medical imaging, basic science research and
non-destructive testing."

About Dynasil
Dynasil Corporation of America (NASDAQ: DYSL) develops and manufactures
detection and analysis technology, precision instruments and optical
components for the homeland security, medical and industrial markets including
medical imaging and sensors for non-destructive testing. Dynasil has an
impressive and growing portfolio of issued and pending U.S. patents. The
Company is based in Watertown, Massachusetts, with additional operations in
MA, MN, NY, NJ and the United Kingdom. More information about the Company is
available at www.dynasil.com.

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Patty Kehe
Corporate Secretary
Dynasil Corporation of America
Phone: (617) 668-6855

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