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Company Information:

Company Name: SIMWRIGHT, INC.
City: Navarre
State: FL
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (850) 939-8707

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,324,234.00 16
SBIR Phase II $4,925,848.00 7

Award List:

Rapid Database Generation and Reconfigurable Simulation Framework

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kerry Christopher
Award Amount: $99,936.00
Abstract:
This research will define and demonstrate the appropriate technologies for AFDTC to establish a real time visual simulation capability. Careful review of existing government and commercial resources will serve as a basis for establishing a research and development path. This research will result… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kerry Christopher
Award Amount: $748,053.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Kerry D. Christopher, President
Award Amount: $99,401.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kerry Christopher, President
Award Amount: $99,711.00

3D Terrestrial Imagery User Interface for Driveway Access Management

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $99,798.00
Abstract:
New developments in tools for exploitation of stereo aerial photography now enable desktop Windows applications capable of interfacing with existing GIS databases. One area of potential use for these tools is in the area of Highway Access Management especially as it relates to improvement in the… More

Synthetic Natural Environment (SNE) Development & Interoperability

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Kerry D. Christopher, President
Award Amount: $68,835.00
Abstract:
"Despite recent advances in hardware and software tools for modeling and simulation, significant limitations still exist in the ability to quickly create and render geospecific visual terrain databases (TDB's). Existing capabilities to generate terraindatabases are often tied to classified databases… More

Automated Driveway Access Management System Using a 3D Terrestrial Imagery User Interface

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator: Norman Matthews, Vice President
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
New developments in tools for exploitation of stereo aerial photography now enable desktop Windows applications capable of interfacing with existing GIS databases. One area of potential use for these tools is in the area of Highway Access Management especially as it relates to improvement in the… More

Automated Driveway Access Management System Using a 3D Terrestrial Imagery User Interface

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator: Norman Matthews, Vice President
Award Amount: $749,911.00
Abstract:
New developments in tools for exploitation of stereo aerial photography now enable desktop Windows applications capable of interfacing with existing GIS databases. One area of potential use for these tools is in the area of Highway Access Management especially as it relates to improvement in the… More

Personal Computer (PC) Graphics Support for Texel Level Sensor Simulation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Kerry D. Christopher, President
Award Amount: $69,742.00
Abstract:
"This topic recognizes the limitations of the graphics hardware/software that has been produced in the past and requests the development or modification of a PC video card to allow it to more accurately simulate the performance of advanced sensors. Thisproposal answers that request by leveraging… More

Guidance Research: 3-D Terrestrial Modeler

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dan Matthews
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The ability to produce feature templates in a rapid manner is paramount to target planners. The successful application of an automated template generation capability is desperately needed for emerging weapon systems. These systems require the ability totarget and re-target given installations and… More

Guidance Research: 3-D Terrestrial Modeler

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dan Matthews
Award Amount: $428,395.00
Abstract:
The ability to produce feature templates in a rapid manner is paramount to target planners. The successful application of an automated template generation capability is desperately needed for emerging weapon systems. These systems require the ability totarget and re-target given installations and… More

Automatic Extrusion of Surface Features from Terrain Aerial/Satellite Imagery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dan Matthews, Vice-President
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Recent developments in computer scene generation hardware and software have produced an increased demand for high-resolution geo-specific visual terrain databases. The geo-specific visual terrain database is an authoritative computer visual representationof a locality's natural environment together… More

Automatic Extrusion of Surface Features from Terrain Aerial/Satellite Imagery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Eric Lester, Director of Geospatial Im
Award Amount: $749,917.00
Abstract:
The purpose of this SBIR topic is to explore and implement technologies capable of automatically extracting three dimensional feature sets from aerial imagery. Successful implementation of these technologies will speed the process and decrease the cost of developing complex, geospatially accurate… More

Multi-Source Vertical Obstruction Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dan Matthews, Vice-President/Technical
Award Amount: $99,688.00
Abstract:
Cultural development often results in features that obstruct visual and RF view sheds and can constitute obstructions to flight paths for airports and operational missions. Tools are needed that provide for rapid assessment of vertical obstructions for operations worldwide. These tools should be… More

Comprehensive Operations and Planning Environment for Improving BRT Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $99,531.00
Abstract:
Increasing BRT ridership using ITS requires a holistic approach that addresses overall system performance. ITS applications supporting bus rapid transit (BRT) are typically single purpose applications. These applications usually support one facet of transit/transportation activities, e.g. transit… More

Multi-Source Vertical Obstruction Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Eric D. Lester, Director of Geospatial Im
Award Amount: $749,714.00
Abstract:
The objective of this Phase II SBIR development effort is to automate the process for extracting obstruction clearance features. These processes developed here will have direct applicability to other automated geospatial feature extraction problems. This development will include combining computer… More

Automatic Three-Dimensional (3-D) Target Template Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Eric Lester, Director of Image Processing
Award Amount: $77,813.00
Abstract:
Developments in cultural feature extraction have resulted in a number of disparate processes some based primarily on photogrammetric approaches and some based primarily on image processing approaches. Almost all the practical implementations to date have resulted in tools that assist an operator in… More

Geospecific Night Imagery for Real-time Training Simulators

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Brian Stewart, Senior Software Engineer
Award Amount: $79,901.00
Abstract:
To meet future JSF programmatic needs and to augment SOF mission planning and training capability, SimWright proposes eight trade studies and a risk mitigation program leading to a system design to generate geo-specific terrain databases. The eight trades studies are characterized as: - Night… More

Automated Pixel Geo-Registration for Precise Imaging

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dan Matthews, Vice President
Award Amount: $99,909.00
Abstract:
SimWright Inc. proposes a capability to georegister objects for gimbaled hyperspectral systems in: surveillance, reconnaissance, and tracking modes while enabling targeting. The concept proposes significant georegistration error reduction between features commonly identified in multiple sensor… More

Geospecific Night Imagery for Real-time Training Simulators

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Kerry Christopher, President
Award Amount: $749,896.00
Abstract:
One of the main characteristics in the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT) is the dependence on nighttime covert missions. Special Forces combat training is predicated on training as you fight. A major addition to improving realism in mission rehearsal training would be geospecific nighttime scenes. In… More

Automated Pixel Geo-Registration for Precise Imaging

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dan Matthews, President
Award Amount: $749,962.00
Abstract:
The complexity and speed of operations combating insurgents employing asymmetric tactics requires coordinated sensing, collaboration, and targeting to attack terrorists who may be fleeing a scene to find sanctuary in schools or mosques. High level military strategists realize the need for a more… More

Material Classification for Physics-Based Sensor Simulation Using Stereo-Pair Imagery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dan Matthews, Vice President
Award Amount: $79,981.00
Abstract:
In order to generate geospecific materialization and textures for synthetic scenes derived from satellite based stereo imagery, a complete model or description of the reflectance is required for surfaces in that scene. Surface reflectance accounts for various characteristics the human eye uses to… More

Enhancing the User"s Experience in an Amputee Virtual Environment Support Space

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Dan Matthews, Vice President – (850) 939-8707
Award Amount: $149,988.00
Abstract:
One of the most significant issues facing amputees leaving rehabilitation units is the loss of connectivity with peers and caregivers. The new Amputee Virtual Environment Support Space (AVESS) being constructed within Second Life is a great resource enabling social networking between returning… More