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Company Information:

Company Name:
SKY RESEARCH, INC.
Address:
445 Dead Indian Memorial Rd
Ashland, OR
Phone:
(541) 552-5101
URL:
N/A
EIN:
931168350
DUNS:
932096969
Number of Employees:
78
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
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Has had Spin-off?:
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Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
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Has Patents?:
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Number of Patents:
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Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,161,395.00 11
SBIR Phase II $299,974.00 1

Award List:

A High Speed Towed Magnetic Array for In-Road Detection of Improvised Explosive Devices Employing Optimized Magnetic Map Differencing

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,834.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Jack Foley, Vice President, Technology
Abstract:
The documented success of UXO detection offers a technical basis of roadway IED detection. The technical and operational challenges of applying UXO technologies to the IED problem can be overcome by exploiting two aspects of the IED problem. First, the detection of munitions (projectiles, rockets,… More

Optimal Algorithm Development for UHF Circular Synthetic Aperture Radar (CSAR) Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,953.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Jack Foley, Vice President Technology
Abstract:
The use of circular synthetic aperture radar (CSAR) acquisition geometry can help to overcome some of the limitations imposed by currently available SAR technologies for sensing small targets in complex environments. CSAR data are collected over a full 360 degree azimuthal range by flying circular… More

Compact, Lightweight Magnetic Sensor for Small Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (UUV)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,983.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Greg Schultz, Research Geophysicist
Abstract:
Sky Research, Inc. and Geometrics, Inc. propose to develop a sensor system that can be efficiently integrated into various versions of the Navy MK 18 MOD 1 Swordfish and Remote Environmental Measurement UnitS (REMUS)-100 in-service Unmanned Underwater Vehicles using extremely small, very low power… More

Exploitation of Geometric Diversity for High Resolution Ultrahigh Frequency (UHF) Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Imaging

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,019.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Arlen Schmidt, Senior Radar Engineer
Abstract:
Sky Research, Inc. proposes to investigate the application of geometric diversity to Ultra-High Frequency Synthetic Aperture Radar (UHF SAR) and to analyze the effects on coverage, resolution, and detection performance. Geometric diversity can be realized with curved, circular, or spiral flight… More

Combining SAR and LiDAR for Advanced IED Detection and ISR Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,054.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Douglas Howard, Senior Engineer
Abstract:
Sky Research, Inc. proposes to advance present capabilities for Improvised Explosive Device (IED) detection and other Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance (ISR) detection needs though the explicit integration of Ultra-High Frequency (UHF) synthetic aperture radar (SAR) and Light Detection and… More

Compact, Lightweight Magnetic Sensor for Small Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (UUV)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$299,974.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Gregory Schultz, Research Geophysicist
Abstract:
The objective of our Phase II work is to develop and demonstrate the Magnetic Underwater Mine (MAGNUM) confirmation sensor and associated integrated UUV sensor module. In the Phase I project, Sky Research and Geometrics explored the use of Micro-Fabricated Atomic Magnetometers (MFAM) technology to… More

Geophysical Monitoring of In-Situ Oil Shale Retorting

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,940.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Roelof Versteeg, Dr. – 650-521-2587
Abstract:
US oil shale reserves contain a vast carbon energy source which if produced in an economically feasible and environmentally safe manner - would provide part of the solution for future US energy needs. While no commercial production of oil shales currently occurs, in situ retorting is generally… More

Hydrogeophysical Monitoring Software Development

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,944.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Roelof Versteeg, Dr. – 541-552-5181
Abstract:
The ability to effectively use large amount of automatically collected geophysical and hydrological data is relevant for both operational (clean up related) and scientific Department of Energy needs. Currently, data from geophysical monitoring systems at DOE sites requires extensive manual data… More

SBIR Phase I: One pass dike and levee characterization system

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,972.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will develop a dike and levee characterization system. Hurricane Katrina and Rita and the flooding and breaching of levees in the Midwest in 2008 clearly demonstrated the impact of levee failures in the US, and the need for proactive… More

Advanced Electromagnetic Induction (EMI) Techniques for Buried Explosive Hazard Detection and Characterization

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$93,712.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Gregory Schultz, Director of Science and Technology – (603) 643-5151
Abstract:
We present the evaluation and demonstration of advanced electromagnetic induction (EMI) sensor modalities to enhance US Army capabilities to detect and characterize buried explosive hazards (BEHs). This technology addresses the need within the US Army for improved detection and characterization of… More

Comprehensive Magnetic Noise Suppression Methods for Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,994.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Gregory Schultz, Director of Science and T – (603) 643-5151
Abstract:
To support the Navy's requirements for low-noise magnetic sensing from small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), we present effective methods for suppressing platform and external interferences. We propose to develop a comprehensive magnetic compensation system that heavily leverages a number of… More

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Instruments for Geotechnical and Geophysical Investigations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,990.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Gregory Schultz, Director – (603) 643-5151
Abstract:
We propose the development of a compact high-sensitivity Surface Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (SNMR) instrument that is tailored for characterization of the uppermost 2 meters of the subsurface. Through the proposed research and development effort, we will demonstrate an approach that applies new… More