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FACE PROPORTIONS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
964
Program Year/Program:
1984 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
964
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Bio-dynamics Research & Dvlp
1000 Willagillespie Ste 200 Eugene, OR 97401
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1984
Title: FACE PROPORTIONS
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $28,770.00
 

Abstract:

PROPOSED IS PHASE 1 OF A PHASED RESEARCH PROJECT AIMED AT PROVIDING NECESSARY DATA TO ASSIST IN THE MORE EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT DESIGN OF HEAD AND FACE PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT FOR MEN AND WOMEN. THIS IS TO BE ACCOMPLISHED THROUGH STATISTICAL (MULTI-VARIATE DISCRIMINATE ANALYSIS) EVALUATION OF AN EXISTING U.S. ARMY DATA SET OF 30 HEAD AND FACE DIMENSIONS FOR 100 MALEAND 200 FEMALE SUBJECTS. THE PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF THE RESEARCH IS TO QUANTIFY DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE SEXES ON RELEVANT HEAD AND FACIAL CHARACTERISTICSAND PRODUCE PARA METER PROFILES TO AID IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF SIZING SYSTEMS. A FURTHER OBJECTIVE IS TO DETERMINE WHETHER THE EXISTING DATA SET IS STATISTICALLY AND PRACTICALLY ADEQUATE AND IF NOT, TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE FOLLOW-ON PHASE.

Principal Investigator:

Barry t. bates, ph.d.
5033438400

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Bio-dynamics Research & Dvlp
1000 Willagillespie Suite 200 Eugene, OR 97401

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No