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Company Information:

Company Name: G D A CORP
City: State College
State: PA
Zip+4: 16803-6602
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (814) 237-4060

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $288,259.00 4
SBIR Phase II $1,545,337.00 3

Award List:

Automated, Universal Software for Cloud and Cloud Shadow Detection in RS Data

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Stephanie Hulina, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $68,657.00
Abstract:
Limitations with existing cloud cover detection (CCD) techniques for large dataset processing and new challenges presented by the increase in the quantity and quality of data in the commercial realm, offer an opportunity for R&D into new and improved methods for the detection of clouds and cloud… More

Automated, Universal Software for Cloud and Cloud Shadow Detection in RS Data

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Stephanie Hulina, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,467.00
Abstract:
Limitations with existing cloud cover detection techniques for large dataset processing and new challenges presented by the increase in the quantity and quality of data in the commercial realm, offer an opportunity for R&D into new and improved methods for the detection of clouds and cloud shadows… More

MODIS-Based Products for Operational Decision Support Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Dmitry L. Varlyguin
Award Amount: $69,944.00
Abstract:
SMH Consulting proposes to develop a web-based decision support system to assist in Rapid Assessment, Monitoring, and Management (RAMM-DSS) on a regional scale. SMH Consulting will focus on the Chesapeake Bay Watershed and collaborate with the Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) for the RAMM-DSS… More

Automated Extraction of Crop Area Statistics from Medium-Resolution Imagery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Dmitry L. Varlyguin, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,969.00
Abstract:
This project will focus on the strategic, routine incorporation of medium-resolution satellite imagery into operational agricultural assessments for the global crop market. Automated algorithms for rapid extraction of field-level crop area statistics from Landsat and Landsat-class imagery (including… More

Automated Extraction of Crop Area Statistics from Medium-Resolution Imagery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Dmitry L. Varlyguin, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $596,546.00
Abstract:
This project is focusing on the strategic, routine incorporation of medium-resolution satellite imagery into operational agricultural assessments for the global crop market. Automated algorithms for rapid extraction of field-level crop area statistics from Landsat and Landsat-class imagery… More

An Advanced Information System for Timely Assessments of International Crop Market Opportunities

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Dmitry Varlyguin
Award Amount: $79,689.00
Abstract:
"Development of an advanced, innovative system in support of timely assessments of emerging market opportunities for U.S. commodity crops is proposed. GDA will prototype a set of automated, decision support algorithms for near-real time, analytical assessment of large volumes of satellite derived… More

An Advanced Information System for Timely Assessments of International Crop Market Opportunities

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Dmitry Varlyguin, null
Award Amount: $349,324.00
Abstract:
Situation or Problem In order to provide timely and reliable assessments of the global crop market, it is necessary to move from limited, in situ crop assessments to operational crop monitoring on regional and global scales with multi-temporal remotely sensed (RS) data. Due to timeliness… More