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Company Information:

Company Name: MTL SYSTEMS, INC.
City: Dayton
State: OH
Zip+4: 45432
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (937) 426-3111

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,828,419.00 26
SBIR Phase II $9,088,850.00 13
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 1

Award List:

SRT SPECTRAL SIGNATURE ANALYSIS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: David Kelch
Award Amount: $49,883.00
Abstract:
In response to the threat of road-mobile and rail-mobile intercontinental ballistic missiles, it is imperative that the united states have the capability of detecting and identifying these elusive targets. multispectral signature detection is a tool that can be used as a front end filter for other… More

INFRARED SCENE GENERATION MODEL

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: David J Kelch
Award Amount: $49,400.00
Abstract:
Mtl proposes to establish the feasibility of implementing an ir scene generator at natc by obtaining an existing usaf ir scene generator, installing it upon the natc compu-scene system, and designing the modifications necessary for natc's requirements. the specific technical objectives will be: (1)… More

RAPID FLIGHT LINE DETECTION OF DEGRADED ELECTRONIC COCKPIT INSTRUMENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Herb Hirsch , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00

MULTI-THREAT ENGAGEMENT SIMULATOR (MTES)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Herbert L Hirsch , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00

MULTI-THREAT ENGAGEMENT SIMULATOR (MTES)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Herbert L Hirsch , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $489,843.00
Abstract:
Mtl proposes to perform the preliminary design for a multi-threat engagement simulator (mtes), and to demonstrate the critical aspects of that design through simulation. the approach will be to utilize cmcharacterization, proved and effective system for multi-spectral, multiple threat simulation.… More

RAPID FLIGHT LINE DETECTION OF DEGRADED ELECTRONIC COCKPIT INSTRUMENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Herb Hirsch , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $499,930.00
Abstract:
Mtl systems proposes to develop a rapid 'go-no-go' test method to provide flight-line assessment of performance degradation of both crt and matrix cockpit displays. the phase i program is sturctured to provide demonstration with low cost, commercially available equipment that: - simple test patterns… More

IMPROVED REAL-TIME SIMULATION OF ANTENNA EFFECTS "IMPROVED REAL-TIME ANTENNA MODELLING SYSTEM (IRAMS)"

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert F. Metz
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
The objective of this program is to accomplish the preliminary design for, and establish the feasibility of, an innovative real-time antenna modeling system (irams). mtl proposes a system which will employ proven and predictable existing simulation algorithms and signal modulation devices for the… More

TOOLS FOR HARDWARE/SOFTWARE DESIGN MODELING AND SIMULATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Michael Shellhause
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Mtl systems, inc. and the university of cincinnati propose to conduct a preliminary design for, and feasibility assessment of, a tool for hardware/software tradeoff design modeling and simulation. the tool will be based upon a versatile, standardized and proven tool already developed called rpdi,… More

TOOLS FOR SYSTEM LEVEL MODELING OF COMPUTING SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: David Geis
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Mtl systems, inc. and the university of cincinnati propose to develop a preliminary design approach for, and feasibilty assessment of, a tool for system-level modeling of computing systems. the tool will be based upon a versatile, standardized and preliminary-tested methodology currently under… More

Automatic Brightness Control for Cockpit Electronic Display Instruments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: John H. Harshbarger
Award Amount: $50,000.00

Very-High-Speed Integrated Circuit Hardware Design Language (VHDL) Behavioral Simulation Acceleration Engine

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Praveen Chawla
Award Amount: $50,000.00

Very-High-Speed Integrated Circuit Hardware Design Language (VHDL) Behavioral Simulation Acceleration Engine

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Praveen Chawla
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
MTL proposes to perform the preliminary design for a very high speed integrated circuit hardware design language (VHDL) behavioral simulation acceleration engine, and to demonstrate the critical aspects of that design though simulation. The approach will be to use the QUEST parallel simulation… More

Automatic Brightness Control for Cockpit Electronic Display Instruments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: John H. Harshbarger
Award Amount: $747,041.00
Abstract:
MTL System, Inc. proposes to develop a methodology for automatic compensation of cockpit electronic display devices suitable to the display technology, cockpit environment, and in full consideration of the human factors which impact upon display visibility. This methodology will be demonstrated at a… More

Reconfigurable, Real-Time Radar Warning Receiver (RWR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David Geis
Award Amount: $49,769.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc. (MTL) and Calspan Corporation propose to develop and qualify the preliminary design of a Reconfigurable, Real-time Radar Warning Receiver (RWR) simulation. The development will take advangtage of existing development platforms and performance modeling tools to develop and… More

WAVES/WHDL GUIDELINES AND USAGE PRACTICES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David P. Geis
Award Amount: $50,000.00

WAVES/WHDL GUIDELINES AND USAGE PRACTICES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David P. Geis
Award Amount: $200,000.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, lnc. (MTL) and the University of Cincinnati (UC) propose to perform the Phase l development of WAVES/VHDL modeling guidelines. Our approach is to formulate initial guidelines, develop and test a set of small-to-medium WAVES/VHDL examples, test the set, and derive confirmed guidelines… More

Avionics Research

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Mr. Thomas Palermo
Award Amount: $79,790.00

Solid State Electronics Directorate Applied Research

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Praveen Chawla
Award Amount: $80,000.00

Solid State Electronics Directorate Applied Research

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Praveen Chawla
Award Amount: $1,449,871.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc. proposes to develop a standard analyzer and intermediate form (IF), called SAVANT for the DoD standard hardware description language VHDL. This standard is necessary for the widespread realization of electronic CAD tools in industrial, government, and educational institutions, and… More

Avionics Research

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Mr. Thomas Palermo
Award Amount: $747,894.00
Abstract:
MTL and Dr. Dinesh Bhatia of the University of Cincinnati propose to develop a Dynamically-Reprogrammable Avionics System Technology Implementation Concept (DRASTIC). DRASTIC will be an FPGA-based methodology for dynamically reprogramming modules for changing algorithms, to achieve low-cost,… More

Innovative Infrared (IR) Scene Generation using DMA Database

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David P. Geis
Award Amount: $78,434.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc. proposes to develop and qualify the preliminary design of an Innovative Infrared (IR) Scene Generator using Defense Mapping Agency (DMA) Databases. The development will take advantage of an existing real-time infrared scene generator developed by MTL, tentatively called IR-Scene,… More

Computationally Efficient Parallel Codes, Algorithms or Tools for Computational Prototyping (Parallelization of Analog..

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Praveen Chawla
Award Amount: $93,837.00
Abstract:
This research will define, and establish the feasibility and commercialization potential of, a parallelized analog hardware description language (HDL) and simulator. The language will consist of extensions to the VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL), and will by synergistic to current analog… More

Mixed-Signal Simulation Technology Integration Environment (MISTIE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kenneth C. Simone
Award Amount: $79,994.00

Practical AECM Capability Enhancements (PACE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert Metz
Award Amount: $78,608.00

Practical AECM Capability Enhancements (PACE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert Metz
Award Amount: $747,473.00
Abstract:
This research will define, experimentally validate, and produce a preliminary design for some innovative, Practical AECM (Air-to-Air Electronic Countermeasures Assessment Model) Capability Enhancements (PACE) for electronic protection assessment. The proposed techniques include an innovative means… More

System Capture, Synthesis and Evaluation Environment (SCSEE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Praveen Chawla
Award Amount: $98,810.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc (MTL) and the Knowledge-Based Software Engineering Lab of the University of Cincinnati (UC) propose System Capture, Synthesis and Evaluation Environment (SCSEE). Key technologies included in our proposal that will increase our likehood of success are: (1) MTL's simulation-Based… More

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Praveen Chawla , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $739,622.00

Mixed-Signal Simulation Technology Integration Environment (MISTIE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kenneth C. Simone
Award Amount: $748,892.00
Abstract:
This research proposes to design, qualify, and demonstrate an effective Mixed-Signal Simulation Technology Integration Environment (MISTIE). It will integrate supporting elements and technologies for analog and mixed-signal hardware description language development, validation, and application as a… More

Multi-Spectral Airborne Common Calibration Source (MACCS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David J. Kelch
Award Amount: $99,895.00
Abstract:
This research proposes to determine the hardware and software requirements to produce a common calibration source that can be contained in a pod and flown aboard a military or civilian aircraft. NIST traceable sources will be identified which operate from .25 to 15 micrometers in the… More

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Larry Guthrie, Senior Software Engineer
Award Amount: $99,999.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator: Richard K. Hill, Senior Engineer
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Not Available ORBITEC proposes an advanced vortex combustion ramjet (VCRJ) featuring an innovative, vortex-flow, wall surface burning combustor, having improved combustion efficiency with cleaner burning and an extended operating range. Full-wall, liquid-fuel injection

Associative Retrieval for Sensor Data Exploitation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard Hill, Senior Engineer
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
MTL presents an efficient associative retrieval, storage, and dissemination technique for imagery and signal data in Imagery Intelligence (IMINT) and Electronic Intelligence (ELINT) applications. ARTEMIS employs an innovative approach to image and signalcharacterization, search, and retrieval,… More

A Watermarked, High-oerformance Automated Multi-Level Security (WHAMS) System, Phase II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Larry Guthrie, Program Mgr/Senior Engine
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc., Dr. Jiri Fridrich (Binghamton University), and Sterling Software, Inc. propose a

A Watermarked, High-oerformance Automated Multi-Level Security (WHAMS) System, Phase II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Larry Guthrie, Program Mgr/Senior Engine
Award Amount: $749,928.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc., Dr. Jiri Fridrich (Binghamton University), and Sterling Software, Inc. propose a

Position Displacement Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: R.k. Hill, Sr. Engineer
Award Amount: $120,000.00
Abstract:
"MTL Systems, Inc. presents a unique and commercially-viable solution for a position displacement sensor. Our approach employs an innovative, new methodology which processes signals from inexpensive and rugged monochrome video cameras, and producesaccurate measures of relative motion, location, and… More

Detecting and Extracting Image Similarities, Differences and Target Patterns

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: WRIGHT STATE UNIV.
Principal Investigator: R. K. Hill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Ellen Reinsch Friese
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc. and Dr. Francis Quek of Wright State University propose a unique and commercially-viable solution to the problem of automatically detecting, extracting, and recognizing changes and similarities in target patterns in sequences of images.Our proposed Optimized (image) DIscriminant… More

A Passive Universal Location Sensor (PULSE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: R.k. Hill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $724,528.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc. proposes to develop a position displacement sensor to be used as an aid for self-contained navigation in areas where Global Positioning System (GPS) signals are not available, to satisfy Future Combat Systems (FCS)/Objective Forceapplications (dismounted soldier, robots and other… More

Advanced Autonomous Target Acquisition (ATA) and Track Algorithms

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: R.k. Hill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
MTL Systems, Inc. (MTL) presents a unique and commercially viable solution to the problem of developing Advanced Autonomous Target Acquisition (ATA) and Track Algorithms for visible, ultraviolet (UV), infrared (IR), and laser radar (Ladar) sensor systemsviewing a missile in the boost phase. Our… More

Navigation Solutions by Terrain Imaging

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: R.k. Hill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $743,828.00
Abstract:
MTL and Ball Aerospace present a revolutionary method of processing image sensor information, to aid an inertial measurement unit's stability and navigation functions. SPREE fuses optical flow techniques with an extremely rapid, accurate imageregistration process proven feasible in Phase I. The… More

Navigation Solutions by Terrain Imaging

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: R. K. Hill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
MTL and Ball Aerospace present a revolutionary method of processing image sensor information, to aid an inertial measurement unit's stability and navigation functions. SPREE fuses optical flow techniques with an extremely rapid, accurate imageregistration process developed under National… More