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Company Information:

Company Name: OPTICAL AIR DATA SYSTEMS, LLC
City: Manassas
State: VA
Zip+4: 20110-2042
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (703) 393-0754

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,203,551.00 16
SBIR Phase II $1,897,892.00 5

Award List:

AIRBORNE TESTING OF ACTIVE APERTURE ARRAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Philip Rogers
Award Amount: $49,690.00

AIRBORNE TESTING OF ACTIVE APERTURE ARRAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Philip Rogers
Award Amount: $60,000.00
Abstract:
A preliminary design study is proposed to create a palletized active aperture array test installation in a widebody aircraft. systems evaluation laboratory in flight corp. (self) is an aerospace technology company planning to provide an l-1011 aircraft for use as a flying laboratory for system test… More

RADAR REFLECTIVITY POLARIZATION MATRIX MEASUREMENT INSTRUMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Jim Crosby
Award Amount: $49,902.00
Abstract:
A preliminary design study is proposed to conduct a systematic survey and evaluation of design concepts which offer promise of meeting the technical objectives. experimental modesl of promising candidate designs will be obtained, measurements will be made to provide the data for evaluation and… More

MULTIBEAM LUNEBERG OPTICAL/RF LENS FOR ONE OR TWO WAY COMMUNICATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Howard H Baller , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,907.00
Abstract:
Two original concepts are combined in our multibeam lens: a remarkable new lightweight glass, called aerogel, and a translucent spherical luneburg lens, formed of concentric spherical shells of graded regractive index, "n". a u.s. patent issued in 1991 describes this technique. this galss opens teh… More

A COMPACT OPTICAL AIR DATA SYSTEM FOR FLIGHT TEST APPLICATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $48,830.00
Abstract:
An innovative, electro-optical, primary, air-data system concept that will provide accurate airspeed, angle-of-attack, and angle-of-sideslip information will be evaluated. patented technology will allow a compact, lightweight, eye-safe-laser velocimeter system to be constructed for airborne use.… More

Dual use Optical Non-obtrusive Air Data Measurement System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Philip L. Rogers
Award Amount: $49,950.00

Dual use Optical Non-obtrusive Air Data Measurement System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Philip L. Rogers
Award Amount: $375,000.00
Abstract:
An innovative electro-optical dual use primary air data system concept is proposed for test and evaluation which will provide very accurate airspeed, angle of attack, and angle of sideslip information. Patented technology will allow a compact, lightweight, and eye-safe laser velocimeter system to be… More

SBIR Phase I: Mutable Molecular Surface

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Philip L. Rogers
Award Amount: $69,280.00

Laser Vibrometer Early Warning Aircraft Damage Detection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Philip L. Rogers
Award Amount: $99,769.00
Abstract:
An innovative electro-optical vibration sensor concept is proposed for test and evaluation which will provide early detection and warning of aircraft structural damage. Patented technology will allow a compact, lightweight, and eye-safe laser velocimeter system to be constructed for vibration… More

SBIR Phase I: Mutable Molecular Surface

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Philip L. Rogers
Award Amount: $363,449.00

Low Cost Eye-Safe Miniaturized Laser Cross Wind Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Philip L. Rogers
Award Amount: $99,925.00
Abstract:
An innovative electro-optical laser wind sensor concept is proposed for test and evaluation which will provide cross wind aim point correction for shooting accuracy. Patented technology will allow a low cost, compact, lightweight, and eye-safe laser velocimeter system to be constructed for wind… More

Low Cost Eye-Safe Miniaturized Laser Cross Wind Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Philip L. Rogers
Award Amount: $350,154.00
Abstract:
An innovative electro-optical laser wind sensor concept is proposed for test and evaluation which will provide cross wind aim point correction for shooting accuracy. Patented technology will allow a low cost, compact, lightweight, and eye-safe laser velocimeter system to be constructed for wind… More

Low Temperature Decontamination for Chemical and Biological Defense

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Alisa Rogers
Award Amount: $98,648.00
Abstract:
A universal decontamination solution which is non-flammable, non-toxic and environmentally friendly has been developed. Modifications to the basic technology needs to be made in order to achieve decontamination performance at low temperatures (-20¿C). In order to achieve that goal, a… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Philip L. Rogers, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,948.00

NAVSTORS" -- Naval Stowage & Retrieval System"

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Philip Rogers, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $749,289.00
Abstract:
A unique LIDAR wind sensor will be designed, fabricated andtested on the Navy's Landing Craft, Air Cushion Vehicle (LCAC).The all fiber optic system will be small and compact and lendsitself to the harsh environment of the LCAC. The OADS LIDARsystem will be significantly lower cost than other… More

On-Board Wind Vector and Air Density Sensing for Weapon Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Philip Rogers, President
Award Amount: $69,969.00
Abstract:
Optical Air Data Systems, L.P. (OADS, L.P.) proposes a design for a weaponmounted, low-cost, compact, reliable, lightweight wind sensor system toremotely and accurately measure the weapon air data parameters such asairspeed as well as wind profile between the weapon and the target. Theproposed… More

Velocity Measurement from a Buoy in an Open Ocean Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOC
Principal Investigator: Philip Rogers, CEO
Award Amount: $74,898.00
Abstract:
Wind velocity is a critical parameter measured by ocean observing systems. Currently, wind velocity is measured from most buoys with mechanical or point acoustic anemometers that measure wind at the sensor location that is distorted by surface roughness and boundary layer effects. These sensors… More

Miniature, Low Cost Real-Time Weather Sensor for Airdrop

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Pri Mamadipudi, Director of Engineering
Award Amount: $69,700.00
Abstract:
The Army is developing a series of gliding parachute systems such as the PAGASYS and WSADS which rely on detailed wind prediction. The lack of availabilty of accurate wind profiling data results in significant uncertainty during final approach and air drop. Future systems will need to incorporate… More

Vertical Wind Profile Data Collection Using Laser Technology on Unmanned Delivery Platforms.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / SOCOM
Principal Investigator: Pri Mamadipudi, Director of Engnieering
Award Amount: $99,540.00
Abstract:
Optical Air Data Systems is proposing to develop an all fiber optic laser wind sensor which can be used to profile the winds to improve the accuracy of the Leaflet Delivery Systems (LDS). The sensor will reduce errors associated with wind drifts which cause reduction in drop accuracy. The all… More

Non-Mechanical LADAR for Improving The Helicopter Pilot's Situational Awareness in Reduced Visual Cue Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Elizabeth Dakin, Technical Program Manager
Award Amount: $78,848.00
Abstract:
We propose the development of a motion free, eye-safe, all fiber optic laser based scanning system for real time terrain mapping under degraded visual conditions. The proposed technique leverages on advances in fiber optic laser and sensor technology developed over the past decade for the… More

EDL Sensor Suite

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Elizabeth Dakin, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $124,747.00
Abstract:
Optical Air Data Systems (OADS) L.L.C. proposes a LIDAR based remote measurement sensor suite capable of satisfying a significant number of the desired sensing requirements in a compact, lightweight, and extremely power efficient form factor. OADS all-fiber optic LIDAR and Laser Doppler Velocimetry… More