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Company Information:

Company Name:
OPTIMETRICS, INC.
Address:
3115 Professional Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-5131
Phone:
(734) 973-1177
URL:
N/A
EIN:
382253815
DUNS:
99116618
Number of Employees:
80
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:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,628,063.00 20
SBIR Phase II $5,192,642.00 8

Award List:

NASA'S SPACE SHUTTLE IS LAUNCHED BY THREE LIQUID PROPELLANT ENGINES AND TWO SOLID MOTOR BOOSTERS.

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1984 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$45,500.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Merle j. persky
Abstract:
Nasa's space shuttle is launched by three liquid propellant engines and two solid motor boosters. these boosters produce large amounts of hydrogen chloride creating a potential hazard to personnel and property. therefore, a device is needed to provide hc1 location and concentration data for use in… More

MOBILE SMALL ICBM'S METHODOLOGY DEVELOPMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$77,470.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
John r hummel
Abstract:
The topic description indicates the need to "determine the effect of cloud cover (and other obscuration factors) upon soviet satellite based photo sensors attempting to detect and identify various pro posed small icbm mobile launcher systems". in order to effectively accomplish this result, it is… More

SCRIBE DATA VALIDATION AND ANALYSIS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,002.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
William O Gallery
Abstract:
N/a

SCRIBE DATA VALIDATION AND ANALYSIS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1987 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$211,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
William O Gallery
Abstract:
The scribe data consists of high resolution (0.06 cm -1) measurements of ir atmospheric emission from a stratospheric balloon platform. this proposal has three objectives: 1. to validate the scribe spectra with regard to absolute radiometric calibration, spectral resolution, and frequency… More

ADVANCED MULTI-CHANNEL DIGITAL DATA ACQUISITION AND STORAGE SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$49,728.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Ralph J. Brewer
Abstract:
A phase i concept development program is proposed for a high-speed multi-channel digital data acquisition system, with archival of data in database format on optical disk. the following aspects of system development will be considered: existing commercial equipment, signal processing,… More

Innovative High Resolution IR Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,228.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
George H. Linquist
Abstract:
Measurement of stratospheric temperatures yields information critical to the monitoring of long-term atmospheric changes, weather forecasting, and scientific understanding of the middle atmosphere. We propose to develop a simple stratospheric temperature sounder, based on a Fabry-Perot… More

Ground Vehicle System Integration and Design Optimization Model

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,583.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Gary Witus
Abstract:
Detailed models of limited aspects of vehicle performance are currently used in engineering development, e.g., DADDS, BRL-CAD/SQUASH, PRISM, etc. There is a need for an integrated model which analyzes the interactions among subsystems and evaluates performance of multiple system functions. Design… More

Further Development of A Computational Vision Model for the Generation and Analysis of Photo-Realistic Scenes for Military and Civilian Virtual Reali

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$58,782.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Paul G. Gottschalk
Abstract:
N/a

Further Development of A Computational Vision Model for the Generation and Analysis of Photo-Realistic Scenes for Military and Civilian Virtual Reali

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$598,975.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Paul G. Gottschalk
Abstract:
The further development of a Computational Vision Model (CVM) for the generation and analysis of photo-realistic scenes for military and civilian virtual reality applications is proposed. The proposed approach is to extend the existing CVM model, the TARDEC Vision Model (TVM). The main outputs of… More

Topographic Technology Enhancement

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$64,930.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Matthew H. Mcdermott
Abstract:
DMA is now publishing its city graphi product at 1:25,000 scale in the Vector Product Format (VMap 3). The problem is that the level of detail in the product is insufficient when measured against the needs of the Special Operations Forces (SOF) and the Modeling and Simulation (M&S) communities. … More

Infrared Background Clutter Metrics

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,939.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
George H. Lindquist
Abstract:
The ability of either a human observer or an automated sensor to recognize a target in an infrared scene depends both on the target and clutter content of the infrared scene. Metrics have been developed to quantify the difference between the target and its background, to be used as independent… More

Advancement in Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) Technology--Information Simulation for C(3)I Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$97,330.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Frederick G. Smith
Abstract:
Here OptiMetrics Inc. proposes to develop an Information Architecture for the simulation of intelligence information, processes and sensors that are the components of C3I systems. That Information Architecture (IA) builds on the concepts of High Level Architecture (HLA) for DIS. It would provide… More

Data Analysis Tools for HLA Simulations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,900.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Fredrick G. Smith
Abstract:
OptiMetrics, Inc. proposes to develop real-time monitoring and after action review tools specifically designed to function in advanced HLA simulation environments. The development approach will include: Tailoring tools to user requirements; A highly object-oriented design; A layered design to… More

Information Simulation for C3I Systems - Information Architecture Tool Development

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$743,279.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Frederick G. Smith
Abstract:
Here OptiMetrics Inc. proposes to develop an Information Architecture for the simulation of intelligence information, processes and sensors that are the components of C3I systems. That Information Architecture (IA) builds on the concepts of High Level Architecture (HLA) for DIS. It would provide… More

High Density Diesel Propulsion Technology

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$119,922.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Charles Church
Abstract:
Not Available The feasibility of a metallurgical process for developing an adherent corrosion preventive surface film on structural steels containing certain alloying elements is proposed. This film will allow steel products to remain in open outside storage areas while minimizing corrosion or… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,985.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Frederick G. Smith
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,931.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator:
C. Parker Ferguson, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
N/a

High Density Diesel Propulsion Technology

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,876.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Charles H. Church
Abstract:
N/a

Radio Frequency Communications Modeling and Simulation Using Distributed Simulation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,841.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Frederick Smith, Chief Executive Officer
Abstract:
A great opportunity exists to leverage the DIS/HLA simulation environment and the HLA Federation Development Process in order to improve training and system acquisition for Intelligence and Electronic Warfare (IEW) systems. What is needed, and is proposedhere, is a more effective method to develop… More

Real-Time Assessment of Student State

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,982.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Brian T. Mitchell, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
"This project will produce a low-cost, high-performance, minimally invasive eyetracker. This instrument will be relatively inexpensive, easy to use, produce very precise data, and be minimally invasive. It will work on subjects that wear glasses orcontact lenses, and will be supported on… More

Tools for Design and Validation of Quantum Algorithms and Protocols

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,917.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Brian T. Mitchell, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
"Current tools for Quantum Information Science (QIS) are hindered by the need to develop complex simulation environments because functional quantum computers do not exist. Also most tools focus on small parts of a large problem. By altering existingapplications and developing an entirely new… More

High Performance Training

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,986.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Brian Mitchell, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
This project will produce a Multitask Training-Game Engine Component (MT-GEC) that can be used for developing Vision Centered-Multitask Training Environments (VC-MTEs). The game engine component will support routine development of scalable, 3D training applications that use metrics based on… More

Analysis of Classical and Quantum Information Interface Requirements (ACQuIIRe)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,967.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Brian T. Mitchell, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
Quantum cryptography will likely play a key role in the future of secure communications. An effective Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) system is the central requirement for a successful quantum cryptographic system. Current QKD systems use a limited and incomplete set of standards to define the… More

Algorithmic Correction of Systematic Error in Eye Point-of-Regard (POR) Data Analysis

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Brian T. Mitchell, Senior Research Scientist
Abstract:
This project will develop and evaluate algorithms for correcting the systematic point-of-regard (POR) error found in the eye position data produced by modern eye-tracking hardware. The core idea of this project is the registration of graphical realities to the POR data. This registration enables… More

A Multi-Media Approach to Realistic Social and Cultural Skills Training

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Brian T. Mitchell, Senior Research Scientist
Abstract:
The goal of this project is to develop GreenLabs: a web-based, collaborative e-learning environment for the development, delivery, and evaluation of multimedia training sequences that teach cross-cultural communications concepts and provide detailed, media-rich descriptions of target cultures on… More

Improve LASER RADAR (LADAR) Image and Data System Processing with Multi-Sensor Fusion in Vertical Lift Visual Degraded Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,969.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Brian Mitchell, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
OptiMetrics proposes to design a sensor system to provide situational awareness for rotary wing aircraft pilots in visually degraded environments (VDE). The design will capitalize on ten years of experience in the development of algorithms to process LADAR and passive sensor imagery which enhance… More

Point of Regard Error Correction Toolkit

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$743,257.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Brian Mitchell, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
This project will develop a toolkit for correcting the systematic point-of-regard (POR) error found in the eye position data produced by modern eye tracking hardware. The core idea of this project is the registration of graphical realities to the POR data. This registration enables the use of… More

Improve LASER RADAR (LADAR) Image and Data System Processing with Multi-Sensor Fusion in Vertical Lift Visual Degraded Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$686,428.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This proposal addresses the development a Multi-Sensor Based Super-Resolution Imaging LADAR System. A main application of this system is to aid rotary wing pilots in visually degraded environment landings; however, other applications include improved situational awareness in many conditions,… More