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Company Information:

Company Name: Colorado Engineering Inc.
City: Colorado Springs
State: CO
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: (719) 388-8582

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,668,454.00 17
SBIR Phase II $7,730,282.00 9
STTR Phase I $399,765.00 4
STTR Phase II $2,998,943.00 4

Award List:

Automated Detection of Steganographic Content

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of Colorado
Principal Investigator: Tim Chamillard, Professor
Award Amount: $99,882.00
RI Contact: Chamillard
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc., a small woman owned business, and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs are teaming to develop a Stegi@work architecture for an extensible, distributed application that can be utilized to detect steganographic content in media files, alert the user, and either… More

Firmware Analysis Test System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President
Award Amount: $69,893.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc (CEI) is a small woman owned business with a wealth of engineering expertise in the development of ASICs, boards, software and systems for DOD combat, weapon and sensor systems. Timing critical firmware dependent systems, require state-of-the-art analysis tools for debug,… More

Firmware Analysis Test System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Larry Scally, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $299,921.00
Abstract:
Engineering and technical personnel working on timing critical, multi-processor, firmware dependent systems, like the AN/SPY-1D(V) radar system, require state-of-the-art analysis tools for debug, timing analysis, modification, performance evaluation, utilization analysis, etc. With the advancement… More

Next Generation Receiver on a Chip (Nexgen ROC)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $99,943.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc (CEI) is a woman owned business with a wealth of engineering expertise in the development of ASICs, boards, software and systems for Digital Signal Processing receivers. In recent years a lot of signal processing applications have been implemented with a homogeneous… More

Automated Detection of Steganographic Content

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: UNIV. OF COLORADO
Principal Investigator: Larry Scally, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $749,953.00
RI Contact: Terry Boult
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc., a small woman owned business, and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs are teaming to extend a steganogrpahic architecture for an extensible, distributed application that can be utilized to detect steganographic content in media files, alert the user, and either… More

Radar Advanced Receiver/Excitor (RARE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President
Award Amount: $99,963.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc (CEI) is a woman owned business with a wealth of engineering expertise in the development of ASICs, boards, software and systems for DOD radar sensor systems. In recent years a lot of signal processing applications have been implemented with a homogeneous general purpose… More

Distributed Information and Signal Processing (DISP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Larry Scally, President
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc., a small woman owned business is going to develop a distributed processing architecture for an extensible, distributed application that can be utilized to detect information of interest in all types of data. The key distinguishing characteristics of the architecture will… More

Self Aware Processing (LABPM)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Mike Hammel, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $98,961.00
Abstract:
The problem of reallocating available and appropriate computing resources to a given application has been addressed in many enterprise environments through the use of automated provisioning systems. Commercial solutions such as RLX Technologies Control Tower (now owned by HP) offer blade-server… More

Distributed Information and Signal Processing (DISP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President
Award Amount: $749,951.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc., a woman owned small business is going to develop a distributed processing architecture for an extensible, distributed application that can be utilized to detect information of interest in voice and other data. The key distinguishing characteristics of the architecture… More

Stake-Holder Asset-based Planning Environment (SHAPE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: VILLANOVA UNIVERISTY
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President
Award Amount: $99,963.00
RI Contact: Douglas Dickle
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc (CEI) is a small woman owned business with a wealth of engineering expertise in the development of software and hardware systems for DOD combat, weapon and sensor systems. The measuring and mapping of community development in order to adjust tactics, as well insert stimuli… More

Radar Advanced Receiver/Exciter (RARE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President
Award Amount: $999,923.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc (CEI) is a woman owned business with a wealth of engineering expertise in the development of boards, software and systems for DOD radar applications. In recent years a lot of signal processing applications have been implemented with a homogeneous general purpose processor… More

Stake-Holder Asset-based Planning Environment (SHAPE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: Villanova University
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President
Award Amount: $749,941.00
RI Contact: Robert Beck
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc (CEI) is a small woman owned business with a wealth of engineering expertise in the development of software and hardware systems for DoD combat, weapon and sensor systems has teamed with Villanova University to develop the SHAPE system. The measuring and mapping of… More

TeraHertz Atmospheric & Ionospheric Propagation, Absorption and Scattering (TAIPAS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Research Institution: University of Colorado at Boulder
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President
Award Amount: $99,927.00
RI Contact: Al Gaswieski
Abstract:
Radio wave propagation models have steadily advanced during the past several decades producing what is widely recognized as a set of standard models for the attenuation, dispersion and nominal path of radio waves at frequencies within the radio region of the spectrum (i.e., which we define for these… More

Modular, Adaptive, Stimulator for Training & Test (MASTT)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President
Award Amount: $69,972.00
Abstract:
Current and future radars are becoming more sophisticated in order to handle the increased discrimination of more complex targets and corresponding target environments; outputs are detail-rich visual signatures. Current radars are looking for more than just detecting the target in these complex… More

SAA Targeted Advanced Radar Technology (START)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Larry Scally, President
Award Amount: $99,988.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering Inc. (CEI), with its teammate, Ball Aerospace, proposes to leverage its collective expertise with phased array antenna design, advanced processing architectures, and radar signal processing algorithms to research, identify, and mature technologies that will improve the cost,… More

Navigation Assist THz Imaging Radar (NATIR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, CTO
Award Amount: $69,944.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering Inc. (CEI), with its teammates, University of Colorado and Boeing, proposes to leverage its collective expertise with radar systems design, Electromagnetics (EM) modeling, antenna design, advanced processing architectures, and radar signal processing algorithms to research,… More

TeraHertz Atmospheric&Ionospheric Propagation, Absorption and Scattering (TAIPAS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Research Institution: University of Colorado at Boulder
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, Chief Technology Officer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $749,054.00
RI Contact: Albin Gasiewski
Abstract:
Radio wave propagation models have steadily advanced during the past several decades producing what is widely recognized as a set of standard models for the attenuation, dispersion and nominal path of radio waves at frequencies within the radio region of the spectrum (i.e., which we define for these… More

Wideband Scalable Multi-channel Digital Receiver/Exciter (DREX)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Lawrence J. Scally, Chief Technology Officer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc. (CEI) proposes to develop techniques for calibrating and cohering multiple wideband DREX channels that are scalable, embeddable, and suitable for real-time implementation. CEI will leverage its expertise with radar systems, embedded hardware, and signal processing to… More

Tamper Resistant UAV/UGV Embedded Architecture

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Larry Scally, CTO – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $99,978.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc. (CEI) proposes to combine its extensive expertise with embedded hardware and software design with anti-tamper (AT) technology to develop a tamper resistant, heterogeneous, scalable, morphable, reconfigurable/programmable, modular, multiprocessor, embedded computer… More

Learning Agents for Autonomous Space Asset Management (LAASAM)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Michael J. Hammel, Principal Engineer III – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $99,990.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Current and future space systems will continue to grow in complexity and capabilities, creating a formidable challenge to monitor, maintain, and utilize these systems and manage their growing network of space and related ground-based assets. Integrated System Health Management (ISHM),… More

Wideband, Adaptable, Modular, Scalable Digital Receiver Exciter (WAMS-DREX)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, CTO – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering Inc. (CEI), with its teammates the University of Colorado (CU) and Lockheed Martin, proposes to leverage its collective expertise with radar systems design, mixed signal board design, and radar signal processing to research, identify, and develop methods of implementing radar… More

SAA Targeted Advanced Radar Technology (START)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Larry Scally, President – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $2,147,421.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering Inc. (CEI), with its teammate, Ball Aerospace, proposes to leverage its collective expertise with phased array antenna design, advanced processing architectures, and radar signal processing algorithms to research, identify, and mature technologies that will improve the cost,… More

Navigation Assist THz Imaging Radar (NATIR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Larry Scally, President/CTO – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $729,988.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering Inc. (CEI), with its teammates, University of Colorado and Boeing, proposes to leverage its collective expertise with radar systems design, Electromagnetics (EM) modeling, antenna design, advanced processing architectures, and radar signal processing algorithms to research,… More

Autonomic Performance Assurance for Multi-Processor Supervisory Control

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: University of Colorado (UCCS)
Principal Investigator: Michael Hammel, Principal Engineer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $99,993.00
RI Contact: Joe Zhou
Abstract:
Multi-processor computing systems are growing in capacity and usage. They encompass multiple, distributed implementations as well as heterogeneous, embedded computing architectures. The processing density enabled by such approaches holds promise for unmanned combat air vehicles (UCAVs) with their… More

Secure Processing and Data Management Cloud (.CRUNCH V3)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Michael Hammel, Principal Engineer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $149,940.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Colorado Engineering, Inc. (CEI) proposes to develop transparent resource provisioning techniques with self-adaptive control and virtualization that support on-demand cloud computing for enterprise systems. Cloud computing facilitates shared and dynamic allocation of resources to reduce… More

Low Power Ultra-Wideband Digitizer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jason Fritz, Systems Engineer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $80,000.00
Abstract:
The objective is to design a low power 20 GHz digitizer using a Nyquist Folding front end based on technology developed at L-3 Communications and 5 GHz ADC module designed by CEI in a previously awarded Phase I SBIR. The baseline design is a single channel with a modulated sampling signal at 10 Gsps… More

Flexible Messaging Based on Open Standards (FlexMOS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Mike Hammel, Principal Engineer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $79,956.00
Abstract:
CEI is proposing to develop FlexMOS, a multi-component software system designed around user-driven message distribution requirements. The system consists of a web-based profile management environment that interacts with a post-office structured automated distribution system. All software components… More

Learning Agents for Autonomous Space Asset Management (LAASAM)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Michael Hammel, Principal Engineer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $749,310.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Current and future space systems will continue to grow in complexity and capabilities, creating a formidable challenge to monitor, maintain, and utilize these systems and manage their growing network of space and related ground-based assets. Integrated System Health Management (ISHM),… More

RARE with AT Systems Protector (RASP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Lawrence J. Scally, Chief Technology Officer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $744,181.00
Abstract:
Colorado Engineering, Inc. (CEI) proposes to combine its extensive expertise with embedded hardware and software design with anti-tamper (AT) technology to develop a tamper resistant, heterogeneous, scalable, morphable, reconfigurable/programmable, modular, multiprocessor, embedded computer… More

Wideband, Adaptable, Modular, Scalable Digital Receiver Exciter (WAMS-DREX)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jason Fritz, Systems Engineer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $559,591.00
Abstract:
A radar or electronic warfare (EW) system that was primarily digital from the antenna to baseband would offer tremendous flexibility and capability in addition to decreasing the cost, maintenance and ability to upgrade performance. As radars increase in both transmit frequency and bandwidth,… More

ROAR: Rear hemisphere Obstacle Avoidance for Rotocraft

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Larry Scally, CTO/President – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $99,995.00
Abstract:
The unique capabilities provided by vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft also create challenges during turns and rearward maneuvers. VTOL aircraft lack sensors to provide protection in their rear hemisphere. Low altitude flight, take-off and landing are dangerous times for aircraft, even… More

Multi-Function Radar Seeker (MFS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Scally, President / CTO – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $149,940.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Colorado Engineering Inc. (CEI), with its teammates, proposes to leverage its collective expertise in communication systems design; radar systems design; electromagnetics (EM) analysis and modeling; antenna design; RF design; advanced processing architectures; and Digital Signal… More

GridCloud: A Secure Processing and Data Management Solution Using .Crunch V3

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Michael Hammel, Principal Engineer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $749,996.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The Joint Environment Toolkit (JET) Increment 2 architecture consists of servers at six globally distributed Operational Weather Squadrons (OWS). Each server must handle peak demand of weather analysis and forecast information from 30-40 Weather Flights (WFs, which provide tactical… More

Autonomic Performance Assurance for Multi-Processor Supervisory Control

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: University of Colorado (UCCS)
Principal Investigator: Michael Hammel, Principal Engineer – (719) 388-8582
Award Amount: $749,995.00
RI Contact: Xiaobo ". Zhou
Abstract:
Multi-processor computing systems are growing in capacity and usage. They encompass multiple, distributed implementations as well as heterogeneous, embedded computing architectures. The processing density enabled by such approaches holds promise for unmanned combat air vehicles (UCAVs) with their… More