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Company Information:

Name: Gitam Technologies Inc
Address: 9782 Country Creek Way
Dayton, OH
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (937) 885-9767

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $799,999.00 8
SBIR Phase II $1,499,965.00 2

Award List:

Performance Improvement of a Receiver on a Chip (ROC)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. McCormick, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
There is an ongoing USAF need for low cost, real-time, wide bandwidth Fourier transformers capable of providing precise real-time detection and parameter estimation of a broad range of radar waveforms. A current prototype, known as MONOBIT, quantizes the DFT kernel function, and it essentially… More

Hyperspectral Identification for Collaborative Tracking

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. McCormick, Senior Research Scientist
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Gitam Technologies Inc. (GTI) proposes to develop novel HSI/MSI algorithms for detection, recognition and tracking of dismounts, vehicles and other man-made objects (Fortifications, Ordnance, weapons, IEDs, etc.). Preliminary work on dismount/vehicle detection using PCA with VIS-HSI data indicated… More

Network-Centric Urban Vigilance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. McCormick, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Air Force needs relatively low cost, real-time, and automated systems to continuously track, tag, and locate (TTL) dismounts and vehicles by employing multiple layers of surveillance and reconnaissance sensors operating in tandem at macro and close-in levels. In this proposal Gitam Technologies,… More

Advanced Signature-Matched Hyperspectral Change Detection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. McCormick, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Gitam Technologies Inc. (GTI) in collaboration with Professor John Kerekes of Rochester Institute of Technology, propose to kernelize the Covariance Equalized Change Detection algorithm for Hyperspectral imagery. The primary focus will be to develop signature-based change detection with the… More

Directional Finding for Sources with Unknown Bandwidths and Center Frequencies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. Mccormick, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
There is a current Air Force need to research, develop and implement direction finding algorithms that are capable of precise localization of sources with unknown bandwidth and center frequencies. Variety of broadband sources having different bandwidths and center frequencies, SNR-levels,… More

Hyperspectral Identification for Collaborative Tracking

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. McCormick, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
The primary goal of this effort is to develop advanced Hyperspectral Image (HSI) data and algorithms for early detection of plant degradation due to Chemical/Biological agents. During Phase I, proof-of-concept demonstrated that HSI algorithms are capable of detecting de-greening in arabidopsis… More

Network-Centric Urban Vigilance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. McCormick, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $749,965.00
Abstract:
Recent conflicts and unconventional threats in urban regions present significant challenges. There is an urgent need for unambiguous, precise identification before precision and guided ammunition can be deployed with high confidence by the warfighters. The required robust targeting needs to be cued… More

Polarization-Invariant Wideband Direction Finding

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. Mccormick, Vice President for Research
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
There is current Air Force need to research, develop and implement direction-finding algorithms that are capable of precise localization of sources with unknown bandwidth, polarization and center frequencies. Variety of broadband sources having different polarizations, bandwidths, SNR-levels and… More

Integrated SAR and LiDAR Change Detection Techniques for Small Object Detection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William S. McCormick, Vice President, Research
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
There is a current Air Force need to research, develop and implement advanced algorithms for detecting small inserted objects by integrating SAR and LiDAR data. SAR and LiDAR are complementary sensor technologies with non-overlapping strengths. Both SAR and LIDAR are active sensors and both have… More

Real-Time Dismount Detection and Tracking Using Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: William McCormick, Vice President, Research – (937) 885-9767
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
There is a current Air Force need to research, develop and implement airborne Circular SAR (CSAR) based algorithms for real-time detection and tracking of dismounts with potentially nonlinear and unpredictable motion in a heavy clutter environment. In practical urban operating conditions, the… More