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DETECTION OF MILITARY SIGNIFICANT CHANGES IN EO/IR SENSOR DATA

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Office of the Secretary of Defense
Award ID:
40682
Program Year/Program:
1998 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
40682
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
ATLANTIC AEROSPACE ELECTRONICS CORP.
6404 Ivy Lane, Suite 300 Greenbelt, MD 20770
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1998
Title: DETECTION OF MILITARY SIGNIFICANT CHANGES IN EO/IR SENSOR DATA
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $99,973.00
 

Abstract:

The ultimate goal of this multi-phase effort is to develop a semiautomated IMINT processing system for EO and/or IR sensor data that is based on object-level change detection (OLCD) concepts. The objective of the Phase I program is to demonstrate the feasibility of object level change detection in the context of substantial reduction in false alarms. Our approach to object level change detection is a multi-stage and modular processing architecture. The general architecture is similar to the SAIP OLCD architecture (developed by AAEC) with the exception that we are adding (1) stronger emphasis on feature-based change detection, (2) a second layer of verification for missing and new objects, and (3) a model-based processing paradigm. To provide state-of-the-art EO/IR OLCD capability, AAEC has teamed with Hughes Aircraft Corporation (HAC) to include efficient/real-time model-based target recognition capabilites for the proposed effort.In the Phase I program our specific objective is to develop and evaluate three key processing modules: geolocation accuracy, consistancy of target cueing, and an initial spatial-based features for change evaluation. The results of the Phase I effort will provide the basis and solid foundation for the design, implementation and demonstration of the full process in chain.

Principal Investigator:

Mr Mon Young
7818904200

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ATLANTIC AEROSPACE ELECTRONICS
470 TOTTEN POND ROAD Waltham, MA 02154

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Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
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