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Company Information:

Company Name: KAB LABORATORIES INC.
City: San Diego
State: CA
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: http://www.kablab.com
Phone: (858) 523-1763

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $462,647.00 8
SBIR Phase II $2,244,562.00 3
STTR Phase I $139,500.00 2
STTR Phase II $985,767.00 2

Award List:

FEATURE SET EVALUATION FOR CLASSIFIERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: John konotchick
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Kab laboratories, inc. propose a program to utilize and augment an existing general purpose feature set evaluation tool, the on-line pattern analysis and feature extraction system (olpars) developed by par government systems corporation, for evaluation of feature sets proposed for use in automatic… More

REMOTE-CONTROLLED COMMUNICATIONS AND CONTROL UNIT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,887.00
Abstract:
The long-term objective of this research is to develop a process by which a wide variety of communications and control aids can be made available at low cost to individuals with impaired mobility. the phase i feasibilitystudy will assess the process of re-engineering commerciallyavailable subsystems… More

IMPROVEMENTS TO MAGNETIC INDUCTION NERVE STIMULATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: John Konotchick , President
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
The objective of this research is to improve the location precision of magnetic induction nerve stimulus technology so that this painless, non-invasive technique can replace the use of needle electrodes and surface electrodes for nerve conduction measurements. during phase i improved stimulus coils… More

Magnetic Nerve Stimulator Improvements

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: John Konotchick
Award Amount: $75,004.00
Abstract:
The emerging technology of magnetic induction nerve stimulation (MINS) has significantadvantages over other nerve stimulation alternatives. It requires no skin preparation, can be used fordeep nerve stimulation (through the skull), is non-invasive, safe, and painless. Its major shortcoming hasbeen… More

Portable Electric Power Generator

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: John Konotchick
Award Amount: $99,000.00
Abstract:
For the past six years KAB Laboratories, Inc. has been investigating various techniques for extracting electrical power from linear mechanical motion. It has built, tested, patented, and licensed devices to do this. The electric power generation techniques used can extract electric power from the… More

Automatic Feature Evaluator (AFE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Clifford V. Comisky, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $68,757.00
Abstract:
"This proposal attacks the Navy clustering problem by first dividing the reported features into two classes: primary features (those intended to be useful) and secondary features (those unintentionally useful). Subject matter experts will then explain howthey have used the secondary features to form… More

Automatic Feature Evaluator (AFE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Clifford Comisky, senior scientist
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
The Automatic Feature Evaluator (AFE) Phase II program will develop a demonstration capability to show how data with different, missing, and corrupted attributes can be assembled into a decision-making process. The unit will address three areas ofconcern: clustering, the formation of some initial… More

Automatic Feature Evaluator (AFE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Clifford Comisky, senior scientist
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The Automatic Feature Evaluator (AFE) Phase II program will develop a demonstration capability to show how data with different, missing, and corrupted attributes can be assembled into a decision-making process. The unit will address three areas ofconcern: clustering, the formation of some initial… More

Automated RF Measurement Module (ARMM)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: UNIV. OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO
Principal Investigator: Todd Reach, Program Manager
Award Amount: $69,513.00
RI Contact: Robert Bitmead
Abstract:
Technological advances in both military and commercial communications have resulted in increasingly complex signal waveforms that cannot be processed using existing algorithms. As a result, cryptologic technicians and analysts often must manually derive a signal's features and match those features… More

Automated RF Measurement Module (ARMM)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: UNIV. OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO
Principal Investigator: John Theriault, Chief Engineer
Award Amount: $492,555.00
RI Contact: Robert Bitmead
Abstract:
The Automatic Radio Frequency (RF) Measurement Module (ARMM) supports Specific Emitter Identification/Specific Emitter Verification (SEI/SEV) by providing detailed measurements against collected communication signals. ARMM is an integrated set of digital signal processing (DSP) algorithms that… More

Adaptive Fleet Synthetic Scenario Research

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: University of California, San Diego
Principal Investigator: John Helewa, Senior Systems Engineer
Award Amount: $69,987.00
RI Contact: Robert R. Bitmead
Abstract:
Synthetic scenario-based training of Navy personnel in the use of Navy SIGINT/IO systems has helped to reduce training costs, and it has enabled the personnel to be trained in an environment that sufficiently approximates real-world situations that could not otherwise be accomplished within the … More

Multi-Source Imagery and Geopositional Exploitation (MSIGE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: John Helewa, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $69,999.00
Abstract:
Full Motion Video (FMV), as a subset of Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), is an important accelerator in the Find, Fix, Track, Target, Engage, and Assess (F2T2EA) process. It can provide behavioral cues for a target that are difficult to discern from still images or non-visual sensor reporting alone.… More

Automatic Feature Evaluator (AFE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: John Theriault, Chief Financial Officer – (619) 523-1763
Award Amount: $999,896.00
Abstract:
This proposal builds on earlier development activities by applying AFE concepts to the UHF MILSATCOM Channel Monitoring System. The UHF MILSATCOM Channel Monitoring System monitors quality of service (QoS) on UHF MILSATCOM channels, alerts operators to anomalies, supports space situational… More

Multi-Source Imagery and Geopositional Exploitation (MSIGE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: John Helewa, Principal Engineer – (619) 523-1763
Award Amount: $494,666.00
Abstract:
Under SBIR Topic N101-100 (Multi-Source Imagery and Geopositional Exploitation [MSIGE]), three Phase I performers developed capability concepts to address different aspects of the MSIGE problem set. In Phase 2, we propose to develop a prototype DCGS-N capability for Multi-INT ISR and Targeting… More

Adaptive Fleet Synthetic Scenario Research

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: University of California San Diego
Principal Investigator: John Helewa, Principal Engineer – (619) 523-1763
Award Amount: $493,212.00
RI Contact: Robert Bitmead
Abstract:
Synthetic scenario-based training of Navy personnel in the use of Navy SIGINT/IO systems has helped to reduce training costs, and it has enabled the personnel to be trained in an environment that sufficiently approximates real-world situations that could not otherwise be accomplished within the… More