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Company Information:

Company Name: Equinox Corporation
City: New York
State: NY
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: (212) 421-2999

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,146,438.00 12
SBIR Phase II $4,159,152.00 6
STTR Phase I $98,177.00 2
STTR Phase II $251,343.00 1

Award List:

Differential Geometric Tools for Visualizing and Understand

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Wolff
Award Amount: $98,177.00
RI Contact: Milton Cole
Abstract:
Proposed are the development of novel differential geometric tools for the visualization of multi-spectral imagery. These tools will enable a user to optimally visualize local image contrast inher-ent to a multispectral image in a psychophysically correct way. These tools will also enable a user to… More

Smarter Sensors Using Hybrid Multichip Camera Technology

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Diego Socolinsky
Award Amount: $98,495.00

Smarter Sensors Using Hybrid Multichip Camera Technology

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Diego Socolinsky
Award Amount: $749,240.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Wolff
Award Amount: $0.00
RI Contact: Milton Cole

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Lawrence B. Wolff, President
Award Amount: $99,000.00

Low-Cost Dual Visible/Thermal IR Camera System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Lawrence B. Wolff, President
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
"A simplified optical design is presented for a dual visible/thermal IR camerasystem that can be cost effective through modularity. This optical designhas additional performance benefits supporting accurate co-registration ofboth modalities and simplifying end-user operation of the camera system. A… More

Multi-Spectral Intensified Night Vision

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / SOCOM
Principal Investigator: Lawrence B. Wolff, President
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
"Concepts for multispectral low-light-level imaging systems arepresented along with image fusion techniques for presentingmultispectral image data to an observer. Enhanced Situational Awareness, Driver Vision Enhancement"

A Motion-Based Approach to Automatic Target Recognition

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Lawrence B. Wolff, President
Award Amount: $99,000.00
Abstract:
A general approach exploiting additional information obtained frommotion video is proposed that can potentiallyenhance existing automatic target recognition algorithms. The approachuses a unique combination of statistical observation models anddifferential geometry. High performance Automatic… More

Image Fusion of Intensified and Thermal IR for Night Vision

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Lawrence B. Wolff, President
Award Amount: $119,947.00
Abstract:
This effort will explore algorithmic approaches to image fusion of intensified and thermal IR imagery, and efficient implementation of these algorithmsin low-power electronics. Sitatuation awareness for ground soldiers, Driver Vision Enhancement, search and rescue

Image Fusion of Intensified and Thermal IR for Night Vision

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Wolff, President
Award Amount: $730,000.00
Abstract:
Development of ultra-low power electronic hardware that takes two image videostreams, one for intensified imagery, one for thermal IR imagery and outputsfused video imagery in real-time. The computational architecture is based uponan efficient synergy between both algorithm and hardware design.Dual… More

A Motion-Based Approach to Automatic Target Recognition

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Christopher Eveland, Director of Engineering
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
Based upon efforts during Phase I, this Phase II effort will develop and test a working prototype system exploiting motion to enhance the performance of automatic target recognition (ATR) algorithms.

Panoramically Panned Visible/LWIR Sensor with Target Motion Cueing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Diego Socolinsky, Director of Research and Developmen
Award Amount: $69,998.00
Abstract:
Exploitation of image fusion of visible and thermal infrared modalities for high performance target cueing.

Sensor for Simultaneous Movement and Directed Weapons Fire in All Light. Conditions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Diego Socolinsky, Director Research and Development
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
Seamless transition, context and fusion of two or more imaging sensor modalities such as thermal infrared and intensified imaging cameras for the US Marine.

Sensor for Simultaneous Movement and Directed Weapons Fire in All Light. Conditions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Diego A. Socolinsky, Director of R&D
Award Amount: $599,913.00
Abstract:
This Phase II effort will produce a system for the dismounted marine that will enable the seamless transitioning between helmet mounted intensified imaging and the image view from a rifle mounted thermal weapon sight.

Identifying Individuals at a Distance via Thermal Imaging of the Face

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / SOCOM
Principal Investigator: Lawrence B. Wolff, President
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This effort will develop dual intensified/thermal infrared algorithms and hardware technology to detect, identify and track human individuals.

Panoramically Panned Visible/LWIR Sensor with Target Motion Cueing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Diego A. Socolinsky, Director R&D
Award Amount: $600,000.00
Abstract:
High performance adaptive detection and tracking of maritime objects against complex and dynamic water background environments.

A Compact, Low-Power, Low Cost Device for Stereoscopic 3D Viewing from a Single Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Christopher K. Eveland, Director of Engineering
Award Amount: $69,998.00
Abstract:
The unique opportunity to solve stereoscopic sensing from a moving single sensor is provided by a combination of recent advances in image processing devices and image stabilization techniques developed by Equinox. These advances will be combined to provide a compact, low-power, low cost device that… More

A Compact, Low-Power, Low Cost Device for Stereoscopic 3D Viewing from a Single Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Christopher Eveland, Director of Engineering
Award Amount: $729,999.00
Abstract:
While the traditional approach to collecting video data for stereoscopic display is to use two cameras, it suffers from several drawbacks including excess cost and size, added complexity, and the necessity of careful calibration. Within Phase I, we investigated techniques for collecting… More

Neuro Cognitive Control of Human Machine Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: David H. Goldberg, Principle Systems Engineer – (212) 421-2999
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Augmented vision systems for dismounted warfighters provide an integrated array of imaging sensors working in concert and in synergy with network-centric sources of information and other sensor inputs. While such systems hold great promise, they also impose a steep cognitive load on the user, as the… More

Aimpoint Maintenance of Ground Targets by Airborne Laser Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: David Goldberg, Principal Engineer – (646) 416-7951
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: We propose an algorithm for aimpoint maintenance that is robust to large changes in target aspect as well as scintillation and atmospheric turbulence. The approach makes use of flexible, parametrized vehicle models that are capable of representing a vast array of potential targets.… More