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Company Information:

Company Name:
MARINE ACOUSTICS, INC.
Address:
809 Aquidneck Avenue
Middletown, RI 02842
Phone:
(401) 847-7508
URL:
N/A
EIN:
42993452
DUNS:
193499043
Number of Employees:
35
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
N/A
POC Phone:
N/A
POC Email:
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Narrative:
N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $585,567.00 8
SBIR Phase II $1,894,408.00 3
STTR Phase I $70,000.00 2
STTR Phase II $1,249,999.00 2

Award List:

Exploration of Sources of Opportunity for Submarine Sonar Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,582.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
William T. Ellison
Abstract:
Marine Acoustics. Inc. (MAI), proposes applying existing passive acoustic localization technology originally developed for marine mammal tracking to submarine sonar applications. The commercial scientific processor technology developed by MAI will be adapted for integration into a submarine combat… More

Multisource/Multireceiver Tactical Decision Aid Marine Acoustics, Inc. (MAI)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,836.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
William T. Ellison
Abstract:
Marine Acoustics, Inc., proposes applying the team's operational expertise and tactical decision aid (TDA) technology to the development of a TDA that innovatively applies tactical oceanography principles to the employment of multistatic ASW assets. The foundation of the TDA module architecture… More

Advanced Analytic Sonic Boom Underwater Propagation Analysis

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$97,894.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
William T. Ellison
Abstract:
Federal regulations require that USAF supersonic, subsonic and launch vehicle flight operations be assessed as to possible effects to the near-shore environment. Current modeling capability for this topic is lacking in key areas: reliability of results, environmental assessment requirements, field… More

Handheld One-Way Voice Communication System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,255.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Ace Sarich
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$569,880.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
William T Ellison
Abstract:
N/a

Handheld One-Way Voice Communication System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,174,580.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Ace Sarich, Principal Engineer
Abstract:
There are now 300 languages spoken in the United States and millions of Americans travel abroad each year to foreign countries. Public service officials, military personnel, educators and medical professionals need to be able to communicate with anever-increasing non-English speaking population. … More

Handheld One-Way Voice Communication System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Ace Sarich, Principal Engineer
Abstract:
There are now 300 languages spoken in the United States and millions of Americans travel abroad each year to foreign countries. Public service officials, military personnel, educators and medical professionals need to be able to communicate with anever-increasing non-English speaking population. … More

Physics-based Modeling of Acoustic Reverberation in the Littoral Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
William T. Ellison, Chief Scientist
Research Institution:
THE JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV. APPLIE
RI Contact:
Sezin Feher
Abstract:
Underwater acoustic modeling plays an essential role in the design, development, test, and operation of sonar systems. Active acoustic clutter can increase the sonar false alert rate or equivalently decrease the probability of detection/classification,and is a key issue in the development and… More

COTS-Based Multilingual Translator for Military/Industrial Application

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Ace Sarich, Project Manager
Research Institution:
SRI International
RI Contact:
Donna Linne
Abstract:
The DARPA Phraselator is a, multilingual phrase translation system. The Phraselator is a rugged, weather resistant, voice-to-voice, translation device with superior audio input and output. It is available to both military and industrial users and more than 2,000 Phraselators have been manufactured… More

Physics-based Modeling of Acoustic Reverberation in the Littoral Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$499,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
William T. Ellison, Chief Scientist
Research Institution:
JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV. APPLIED PH
RI Contact:
Ruth E. Nimmo
Abstract:
Underwater acoustic modeling plays an essential role in the design, development, test, and operation of sonar systems. Active acoustic clutter can increase the sonar false alert rate or equivalently decrease the probability of detection/classification, and is a key issue in the development and… More

Signal Processing For Dense Fields Of Miniature Impulsive Sources And Sonobuoy Receivers

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$80,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
James A. Messegee, Supervisory Engineer
Abstract:
Marine Acoustics, Inc., will design and develop a sonar screening, detection, and classification system using a MATLAB-based format. Existing software components such as a cepstrum-based screener and a wavelet-based signal processing algorithm, as well as new components to be designed, will be… More

Generalized Environmental Acoustic Model Structure for Bottom Backscatter

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
William Elliison, Chief Scientist
Abstract:
Existing OAML-approved active acoustic models are under continuous evolution to take advantage of new theoretical and numerical developments and more powerful computational resources. These models are supported by OAML-approved environmental databases that are also constantly updated to accommodate… More

Marine Assessment, Decision, and Planning Tool for Protected Species (MADPT PS)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
William T. Ellison, Principal Scientist
Abstract:
The overall objective of this SBIR proposal is the development of a software-based tool or database known as the Marine Assessment, Decision, and Planning Tool (MADPT) for Protected Species. Knowledge about federally protected species such as fishes, marine mammals, sea turtles, and invertebrates… More

Marine Assessment, Decision, and Planning Tool for Protected Species (MADPT PS)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$149,948.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
William Ellison, Principal Scientist
Abstract:
The ultimate objective of this SBIR project is the development of a software-based tool that provides environmental planners, synthetic trainers, and scientific researchers with access to scientific data on marine species. Ready access to pertinent information about a marine species, such as… More