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Company Information:

Company Name: MONTEREY TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
City: Monterey
State: CA
Zip+4: 93940 6536
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (831) 648-0194

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,308,936.00 17
SBIR Phase II $7,749,292.00 11

Award List:

OPTIMAL COLOR SELECTION FOR THE E-2C ENHANCED DISPLAY UNIT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert t hennessy
Award Amount: $49,994.00
Abstract:
Work is proposed to prove the feasibility of developing an optimal method for determining color coding for military aircraft displays, specifically, the e-2c enhanced main display unit (emdu). the phase i work will: 1) produce recommendations for color coding and one or more color sets for the e-2c… More

AUTOMATIC TARGET ACQUISITION MAN-MACHINE INTERFACE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Curtis A Becker , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,975.00
Abstract:
Automatic target recognition (atr) has been identified as a critical technology for future u.s. military systems. near-term atr systems in the army will emphasize aided-search. the man-machine interface (mmi) for aided-search atrs has been insufficiently explored and specified. the overall goal is… More

VIDEO INFORMATION EXTRACTION WORKSTATION (VUEWS) - FY94 V 22 SELECTION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert T Hennessy , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,862.00

VIDEO INFORMATION EXTRACTION WORKSTATION (VUEWS) - FY94 V 22 SELECTION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert T Hennessy , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $717,090.00
Abstract:
Monterey technologies, inc. will develop the functional, hardware, and software design specifications for a practical system to support efficient extraction, logging, and summary of human task performance data from video recordings and other ancillary data sources. moreover, this video data… More

LSO Head Mounted Display Decision Aiding System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael E. Mccauley, Phd.
Award Amount: $68,739.00

Intelligent Information Presentation for a Helmet Mounted Display in a Synthetic Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Thomas James Sharkey
Award Amount: $96,215.00
Abstract:
Automatic selection of control and display modes using data available on the aircraft has the potential to reduce the physical and cognitive workloads of aircrews. However, current experiences with automated mode selection have shown that there are significant difficulties with automation that can… More

US Navy E-2C Aircraft CIC Functional Task Analysis, Workstation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $747,347.00

Visual Landing Aids on Air Capable Ships

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert T. Hennessy, Ph.d.
Award Amount: $67,800.00
Abstract:
Advancements in how pilots perceive and process critical approach and landing information is of great value to the aviation community. Specifically, this systems integration process provides a complementary adaptation of engineering and human factors for improving aircrew performance within a… More

LSO Head Mounted Display Decision Aiding System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael E. Mccauley, Phd.
Award Amount: $729,742.00
Abstract:
The Landing Signal Officer (LSO) is responsible for the safe and expeditious recovery of aircraft aboard ship. Through rigorous personnel selection and training, LSOs develop the capability to control final approaches by using finely tuned perceptual judgements. Some aircraft carriers are… More

Display of Aircraft State Information for Ambient Vision Processing Using Helmet Mounted Displays

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Thomas J. Sharkey
Award Amount: $99,845.00
Abstract:
The distinction between the ambient and focal modes of processing visual information has be essentially unknown to most designers. Inadvertently, but consequently, all HUD and HMD symbology has be designed exclusively for focal processing. With awareness of the difference in these modes of… More

HMI For Presentation Sensor Fusion Information

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert T. Hennessy, Ph.d.
Award Amount: $68,724.00
Abstract:
The display of the current E-2C Group O and Group II Combat Information Center (CIC) consoles and the forthcoming AdvancedControl Indicator Set (ACIS) use conventional symbology to representtrack information. Research on sensor fusion proceeds uninformedof the mission use and benefits it will… More

Helmet Mounted Display of Aircraft State Information for Ambient Vision Processing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Thomas J. Sharkey
Award Amount: $749,942.00
Abstract:
The distinction between the ambient and focal modes of processing visual information has be essentially unknown to most designers. Inadvertently, but consequently, all HUD and HMD symbology has be designed exclusively for focal processing. With awareness of the difference in these modes of… More

Advanced Interfaces for Space Operator Consoles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Michael McCauley PhD
Award Amount: $98,102.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Michael E. McCauley
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Not Available Sunpower proposes to investigate the feasibility of single-stage and two-stage inertance tube cryocoolers based on recent advances in pulse-tube and linear compressor technologies. If feasible, these new inertance tube cryocoolers would satisfy the long-l

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Michael E. McCauley
Award Amount: $749,448.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Thomas J. Sharkey
Award Amount: $99,978.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Patricia A. Lakinsmit
Award Amount: $69,983.00

An Integrated Smart Lead- Acid Battery Controller for Automotive Starter Batteries.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Patricia Lakinsmith, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $729,971.00
Abstract:
All phases of full-mission simulations (FMS) are supported by software tools except the most critical - planning. The use of Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) technology in the military materiel acquisition process and increasing complexity of DISwill make it harder to plan valid tests.. A… More

An Improved Helicopter Display That Correlates Flight Symbols with Flight Imagery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Thomas J. Sharkey, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $69,963.00
Abstract:
"In visually guided flight mediated by a synthetic imaging system, merely depicting the terrain is inadequate to support safe flight of Army helicopters at low altitudes. Superimposed geo-referenced symbology to is predicted provide the informationnecessary for near-ground safe flight. MTI will… More

Use of Crew Intent Inferencing to Augment Control of Multiple Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Patricia A. Lakinsmith, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $119,876.00
Abstract:
"Unmanned aerial vehicles are valuable assets to the Army's scout and attack rotorcraft on the digital battlefield. Intent inferencing is critical for these types of mixed-initiative systems designed to carry out the commander's intent without violatingmission constraints or overloading their… More

Intent Inferencing for UAV Control

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Patricia Lakinsmith, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $729,918.00
Abstract:
uture airborne UAV operators will perform as system supervisors, and will have inadequate resources for micromanaging UAVs under their control. Monterey Technologies, Inc. and its subcontractor, ThoughtWave, LLC, will build and demonstrate a crew intentinferencing system to assist UAV operators,… More

Merging Sensor and Stored Terrain Database Data for Rotorcraft Poor Visibility Weather Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Thomas Sharkey, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $729,974.00
Abstract:
The product of the Integrated Multi-sensor Synthetic Imagery System (IMSIS) program will be a unique display system that fuses FLIR and radar with synthetic terrain data and presents it to the helicopter pilot as a single, coherent image. IMSIS will expand both the operational weather envelope for… More

Merging Sensor and Stored Terrain Database Data for Rotorcraft Poor Visibility Weather Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Thomas Sharkey, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $119,989.00
Abstract:
A joint venture team consisting of three small businesses, Monterey Technologies, Inc. (MTI), Nav3D, and AIREYES, will perform this work. The ultimate goal of the team is to produce a functional, Integrated Multi-sensor Synthetic Imagery System (IMSIS) that merges information from radar, IR, and… More

Sensor Fusion and Display for Degraded Visual Environment (DVE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert T. Hennessy, Program Manager
Award Amount: $79,996.00
Abstract:
A joint venture team consisting of three small businesses, Monterey Technologies, Inc. (MTI), xVS and Aireyes will perform this work. The ultimate goal of the team is to produce a functional, Fused Sensor Image Display System (FSIDS) that merges information from multiple sensors such as radar,… More

Merging Sensor and Stored Terrain Database Data for Rotorcraft Poor Visibility Weather Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Rick Cassoni, Program Manager
Award Amount: $738,958.00
Abstract:
Navy operational mission planning teams plan offensive strike operations using antiquated, manual processes. Current Navy developments include automated mission planning at the platform level (E-2D, F/A-18, EA-6B) and at the Joint Forces Air Component Commander JFACC level. Automated planning… More

Human Factors Evaluation Mentor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Thomas J. Sharkey, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,895.00
Abstract:
To obtain valid and reliable data, Human Factors Engineering (HFE) evaluations are currently conducted by people with specialized training and experience in HF. HFE evaluations designed and conducted by engineers without the necessary HF expertise run the risk of producing useless or misleading… More

Merging Sensor and Stored Terrain Database Data for Rotorcraft Poor Visibility Weather Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Gregory Neary, Manger - Central Region
Award Amount: $749,767.00
Abstract:
Monterey Technologies, Inc. (MTI), a 25-year old human factors company, has expertise in the Navy/Joint Planning Process. The company has developed a working demonstrator of a unique, semi-automated mission planning tool for the Echelon IV - Echelon III levels (Carrier Strike Group/Task… More

Sensor Fusion and Display for Degraded Visual Environment (DVE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert Hennessy, PM/PI
Award Amount: $377,135.00
Abstract:
The Fused Sensor Image Display System (FSIDS) is being designed to guide landing of CH-53 helicopters during brownout conditions. FSIDS employs multiple sensors concurrently to create a high resolution synthetic scene of the landing area and potential obstacles The general approach is to use, in an… More