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Company Information:

Company Name: Solid State Scientific Corporation
City: Hollis
State: NH
Zip+4: 03049-
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: (603) 598-1194

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $3,348,042.00 36
SBIR Phase II $15,252,262.00 18
STTR Phase I $99,995.00 1

Award List:

High Speed and Ultra Low Power Digital CMOS Circuits with Vdd <0.5V and VT <0.15V

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia
Award Amount: $60,000.00
Abstract:
This proposal advocates the use of CMOS circuits with aggressively scaled supply and threshold voltages to design low threshold voltage systems (LVTS) for low power digital applications. The program proposes to generate a CMOS cell library designed around n-channel and p-channel MOS transistors… More

Uncooled LWIR Thermal Imaging Using Schottky Diodes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Dr. Prabha Tedrow
Award Amount: $64,744.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) has developed the theory of operation for the Thermonic Thermal Detector (TTD) for uncooled infrared sensing of 8 to 14 um radiation based on a schottky diode sensing element. In addition, SSSC has fabricated sample detectors with electrical characteristics… More

Uncooled Thermal Imaging Using Thermionic Charge Integration

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Prabha K. Tedrow, Principle Investigator
Award Amount: $69,966.00

Band Gap Engineering Heterojunction Internal Photoemission Detector

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: James Murguia
Award Amount: $64,857.00
Abstract:
Not Available Recent developments in ferroelectric film surface modifications hold a greater promise for the development of lighweight ultra high energy density film capacitors. The proposed work will utilize a film structure modification method and several polymer film innovations that have been… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Darlene Schwall, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,841.00

LWIR Spectral Sensor for Hard Body and Decoy Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: James Murguia, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $67,378.00
Abstract:
Spectral sensing is emerging as an enabling missile defense technology for hard bodytracking and identification. Multiple samples of the spectra from hard body targetsassist in determining the target temperature and become inputs to discrimination andidentification algorithms. These targets are not… More

Novel Focal Plane Array Photodetector Technology for use in Eye Safe Imaging LADAR Receivers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Darlene Schwall, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Imaging LADAR systems are critical to autonomous guided munitions. The objective of this program is to demonstrate a solid-state, eye-safe, 3-D staring imaging LADAR receiver. This state-of-the-art focal plan array LADAR receiver will combine a 1.55micron photodetector and an internal gain… More

Novel Focal Plane Array Photodetector Technology for use in Eye Safe Imaging LADAR Receivers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Darlene Schwall, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $748,471.00
Abstract:
Imaging LADAR systems are critical to autonomous guided munitions. The objective of this program is to demonstrate a solid-state, eye-safe, 3-D staring imaging LADAR receiver. This state-of-the-art focal plan array LADAR receiver will combine a 1.55micron photodetector and an internal gain… More

Solid State Imaging LADAR Photoreceiver with Internal Detector Gain

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Darlene Schwall, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $64,600.00
Abstract:
A lightweight, low-cost, internal detector gain, solid state imaging LADAR receiveris proposed. This photodetector has the advantage of increased optical gain withdecreased incident power. This detector characteristic is attractive for LADARapplications with weak target signals. In phase I, the… More

A Heterointegrated InGaAs 40Gb Optoelectronic Cross Bar Receiver E- IR (>0.9 microns)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: William Clark, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $72,622.00
Abstract:
"Advances in EO sensors and fiber optic information distribution systems havesimplified the distribution of targeting information among the varioussystems. The requirements for higher levels of functionality and performanceare pushing the levels of integration to a point that can no longer… More

LWIR Spectral Sensor for Hard Body and Decoy Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Freeman Shepherd, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $1,499,735.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation proposes the development of and airborne LWIR spectral sensor. This sensor is based on our successful demonstration of a proof of concept LWIR spectral sensor in Phase I. The sensor would have two operating modes:¿ 5-spectral bands to emulate a space borne… More

A Multi-Spectral Sensor for Missile Threat Warning

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard Nelson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,910.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation proposes to design and model a unique spectral imaging sensor that will be capable of simultaneously imaging four color bands at rates up to 200 Hz. The approach will use existing technology to improve multi-spectralimaging capabilities for missile threat warning… More

Large Format APD Array for Eye-Safe 3-D LADAR Imaging

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: William Clark, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,948.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) proposes a novel guard ring avalanche photodiode array sensitive at eye-safe wavelengths. The Air Force will benefit from this technology, as it will enable large format (>256x256 elements) single chip APD arraysthat are highly sensitive, low cost, and… More

Novel Sensor Technology for Booster Typing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: James Murguia, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,945.00
Abstract:
We propose to design and model a unique spectral-temporal sensor that will be capable of providing early detection of vehicle launch and early identification of booster type. The approach will utilize the unusually complementary dispersion characteristicsof zinc sulfide (ZnS), Sapphire and calcium… More

Broadband InGaAs/InP Photodiode Array

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: William Clark, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,937.00
Abstract:
SSSC proposes 25 x 25 element InGaAs/InP photodiode arrays with quantum efficiencies greater than 80% for the entire wavelength range between 400 nm and 1650 nm. Individual photodiodes are addressable and have electrical bandwidths in excess of 3 GHz.Using internal reflection properties, spectral… More

A Spectral-Temporal Sensor for Rocket Motor ID

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,913.00
Abstract:
We propose to design a unique sensor that will be capable of providing detection and real-time classification of rocket-propelled and explosive projectile threats from airborne platforms. The approach will take advantage of the simultaneous temporal andspectral signature data already acquired using… More

An Innovative Multi-Spectral Sensor For Ballistic Missile Defese Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Richard Nelson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,973.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation proposes to design and model a unique spectral imaging sensor that will be capable of simultaneously imaging nine color bands at video rates. The approach will use existing technology to improve multispectral imagingcapabilities for ballistic missile defense… More

Micro-lens Array Hyperspectral 3-D Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Senior Research Engineer
Award Amount: $69,984.00
Abstract:
We propose to design and model a unique spectral imaging sensor that will be capable of simultaneously imaging sixteen color bands at video rates. The approach will utilize recent developments in micro-optics to create a sixteen-channel spectral imagerbased on a single focal plane array. The… More

Large Area, Bump Bondable, InAlAs APD arrays fro 3-D eye-safe LADAR Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Walter Buchwald
Award Amount: $749,815.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) proposes to design, fabricate and test a 256 x256 array of InGaAs/InAlAs based avalanche photodiodes (APDs) for Munitions Directorate, eye-safe, staring 3-D LADAR receiver applications. This high gain array will have all front-side fabrication completed as… More

A Multi-Spectral Sensor for Missile Threat Warning

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard Nelson
Award Amount: $1,500,000.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose a Phase II program to enhance the state of current missile threat warning systems. A new algorithm concept using up to four MWIR color bands will be explored for identifying and declaring threats approaching threats while rejecting stationary… More

A Spectral-Temporal Sensor for Rocket Motor ID

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,877.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation proposes to develop and demonstrate a unique sensor capable of providing detection and real-time classification of energetic point-target events. The novel dual-band spectral-temporal sensor addresses the specific need to identify rocket-propelled and explosive… More

Micro-lens Array Hyperspectral 3-D Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Richard Nelson, Senior Research Engineer
Award Amount: $729,947.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose a Phase II program to develop a unique spectral imaging sensor prototype that will simultaneously image sixteen color bands at video rates. This Phase II approach will capitalize on the design concepts created during the successful Phase I… More

Adaptive Hyperspectral Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $99,927.00
Abstract:
We propose to design and model a unique spectral imaging sensor that will be capable of adaptively measuring the spectra of surprise events anywhere within a large field of view at greater than video rates. The approach will utilize recent developments in direct view prism design to create adaptive… More

Subspace Detection of Surprise Events for the BMC2 Architecture

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $99,871.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop subspace classifiers for detecting and monitoring dynamic and surprise events (e.g. missile launches warhead and decoy deployment, artillery fire, etc.) from a remote platform. The algorithms will be tailored to the Advanced Spectral Sensor developed by SSSC, which is capable… More

Integrated, Dual-Function FPA Photoreceiver with Internal Gain for Low Light Level and LADAR Imaging

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Darlene Franco, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $746,642.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation proposes an triangular barrier photodiode (TBPD) detector for use on a dual mode sensor. The TBPD will function as a passive low-light visible-SWIR imager at long range and as a 3-D LADAR sensor at short range. The TBPD has the advantage of increased optical gain… More

Adaptive Hyperspectral Sensor for Battlefield Combustibles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $742,838.00
Abstract:
The objective of this program is to develop a wide field of view spectral imaging sensor to support theater surveillance and intelligence. The AHS operates in the Mid Wave Infrared (MWIR) band and provides day/night spectral target cueing, geolocation and identification of hot battlefield threats.… More

Miniature Hyperspectral Imaging System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Richard Nelson, Senior Research Engineer
Award Amount: $68,534.00
Abstract:
We propose to design and model a unique hyperspectral imaging sensor that will be capable of simultaneously imaging 121 color bands. The miniature spectral imager will operate in the visible/NIR band and capture one 168'168'121 spectral data cube during each integration time. The new sensor will… More

CTS Algorithms for Dynamic Battlefield Events

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $99,927.00
Abstract:
The objective of this program is to develop algorithms to detect, classify and identify dynamic and "surprise" events (i.e., battlefield events that are unscheduled, un-cued, or otherwise unpredicted prior to occurrence, such as missile launches, warhead explosions, artillery fire, etc.) measured… More

CDP Cruise Missile Algoritms

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $99,904.00
Abstract:
The objective of this program is to develop algorithms for detecting and classifying cruise missiles observed from space platforms in support of future theater advance warning systems. The algorithms will be developed for hyperspectral sensor data with hyperspatial resolution (imaging with 2-5m… More

CTS Algorithms for Dynamic Battlefield Events

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $749,862.00
Abstract:
Energetic events from combustion sources have large signal to noise ratios, are difficult to conceal, have unique signatures and can provide significant activity based battlefield intelligence. The goal of this program is to develop algorithms to detect, identify, and track combustion signatures… More

CDP Cruise Missile Algoritms

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $746,477.00
Abstract:
This proposal describes algorithms and systems are based on a two sensor solution to the Cruise Missile (CM) detection, identification and track problem. One sensor is specifically designed for launch detection and operates in a wide field of view (WFOV). The WFOV sensor will have a large field of… More

Spatially Registered Multispectral Polarimetric Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Vice President of Spectral Sensors
Award Amount: $99,823.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose the design and modeling of a unique Multi-Spectral Polarimetric (MSP) imaging sensor that will be capable of simultaneously imaging seven color bands and two polarimetric images. The approach will utilize recent developments in… More

Spectral Based Clutter Suppression Algorithms Using Optical Flow

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,914.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose a study that investigates optical flow algorithms for background and clutter suppression in advanced missile threat warning systems. The algorithms are designed to take advantage of new array based MTW sensors that utilize spectral… More

MULTI-DISCRIMINANT IMAGING USING ACTIVE AND PASSIVE SEEKER TECHNOLOGIES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Darlene Franco, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,956.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose a Phase I program to enhance the state of current seeker technology systems. A unique multi-discriminant imaging sensor prototype will be designed and developed that will operate in the short-wave infrared and mid-wave infrared. The sensor… More

Hyperscope for Armaments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Vice President of Spectral Sensors
Award Amount: $69,942.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose a Phase I program to design a hyperscope for armaments will simultaneously acquire, process, and display the results of a compact, lightweight, low-power spectral imager at video rates. This Phase I approach will capitalize on cutting-edge… More

Miniature Hyperspectral Imaging System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Vice President of Spectra
Award Amount: $998,817.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose a Phase II program to enhance the state of current threat warning systems such as missile threat warning or hostile fire indication sensors. Algorithm concepts using bands in the visible through the (uncooled) SWIR will be explored for… More

Compact Multi-Spectral Real Time Imager

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: James Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $98,998.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose a Phase I SBIR program to develop a unique multi-spectral imaging sensor prototype The proposed spectral sensor will be lightweight, portable, low-power and rugged with simultaneous imaging of all the spatially registered spectral… More

Spatially Registered Multispectral Polarimetric Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Vice President of Spectra
Award Amount: $746,493.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose this Phase II program to develop a unique Polarimetric Spectral Imager (PSI) that will be capable of simultaneously imaging multiple polarimetric components in the scene in multiple spectral bands. The approach will capitalize on the… More

MULTI-DISCRIMINANT IMAGING USING ACTIVE AND PASSIVE SEEKER TECHNOLOGIES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Darlene Franco, Program Manager
Award Amount: $749,954.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose a Phase II program to enhance the state of current autonomous guided munition systems. A unique spectral imaging sensor prototype for real-time multispectral infrared imaging for precision guided sub-munitions will be developed. This Phase… More

A Spectral-Temporal Sensor for Rocket Motor ID

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Vice President of Spectra
Award Amount: $749,900.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose a CPP Phase II program to develop an uncooled hostile fire indication system with hostile fire identification. Algorithm concepts using bands in the visible through the (uncooled) SWIR will be explored for identifying threats and their angle… More

Super Resolution Focal Plane Array

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: James Murguia, President
Award Amount: $98,992.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose a Phase I SBIR program to develop a unique high resolution imaging sensor prototype that leverages super-resolution processing. The proposed sensor will be lightweight, portable, and low-power with high pixel resolution. The unique… More

Energetic Event Sensor for Surveillance and Reconnaissance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President & CEO
Award Amount: $99,923.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is pleased to propose this Phase I SBIR program to extend the development of a unique multi-spectral non-imaging sensor prototype based on Cross Dispersion Prism (CDP) technology for the detection and classification of energetic battlefield events. The proposed… More

Spectral Imaging of Space Objects

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James Murguia, President
Award Amount: $99,950.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose a Phase I SBIR program to develop a unique spectral imaging sensor prototype based on micro-optics with a COTS astronomical camera. The micro-optic separates the image into spectral views of the image that are spatially and temporally… More

Compact Multi-Spectral Real Time Imager

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: James Murguia, President
Award Amount: $749,965.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose a Phase II SBIR program to develop a unique multi-spectral imaging sensor prototype The proposed spectral sensor will be lightweight, portable, low-power and rugged with simultaneous imaging of all the spatially registered spectral… More

Energetic Event Sensor for Surveillance and Reconnaissance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $750,003.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation is developing of a unique multi-spectral non-imaging sensor prototype based on Cross Dispersion Prism (CDP) technology for the detection and classification of energetic battlefield events. The sensor will simultaneously acquire the spectral content of all energetic… More

Low-cost, low-defect Solvothermal growth of large diameter Gallium Nitride substrates

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University Massachusetts Lowell
Principal Investigator: Buguo Wang, Principal Investigator – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $99,995.00
RI Contact: Majid Charmchi
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Availability of high quality, large area gallium nitride (GaN) single crystal substrates is one of the most outstanding issues for III-V nitride materials. Today's GaN device processes typically employ HVPE grown on sapphire and silicon carbide substrates, requiring elaborate buffer… More

Small Integrated HFI Sensor for the AVR-2B

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Vice President of Spectral Sensors – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $99,546.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose the design of a single-board, integrated Hostile Fire Indication (HFI) system with the nominal size, weight, and power constraints for operation as an adjunct sensor within the AN/AVR-2B(V) Laser Warning Set. Work on Phase I will… More

Hostile Fire Indicator for Remotely Piloted Aircraft

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Richard Nelson, Vice President Of Spectral Sensors – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $149,950.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose the design of a multi-threat hostile fire indication (HFI) system for remotely-piloted aircraft (RPA). The HFI system consist of a wide field of view sensor head that employs small multi-spectral imagers in the short-wave… More

Small Integrated HFI Sensor for the AVR-2B

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Nelson, Vice President of Spectra – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $947,757.00
Abstract:
"SSSC is pleased to propose the development and delivery of a Hostile Fire Indication Sensor (HFIS) based on the Phase I design concept. The resulting system will limit the number of circuit card assemblies to two: one for the short wave infrared (SWIR)

Hostile Fire Indicator for Remotely Piloted Aircraft

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Richard Nelson, Vice President of Spectra – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $745,709.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose the development and demonstration of a wide area (WA) multi-threat hostile fire indication (HFI) system for remotely-piloted aircraft (RPA). The HFI system consists of a comparatively wide field of view sensor that employs… More

GMTI Data Exploitation For SWAP Limited Radar Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Darlene Franco, Principal Investigator – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $149,894.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) has developed an innovative and computationally efficient GMTI signal processing algorithm which a hybrid of two existing methods; along-track interferometry (ATI) and the displaced phase center antenna (DPCA) technique. Hybrid ATI/DPCA exploits… More

Active, frequency-selective meta-surfaces for reduced antenna footprint and jamming mitigation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Darlene Franco, Principal Investigator – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $149,834.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Significant cost reductions and system improvements would ensue if multiple transmit and receive antennas could share one RF aperture without performance degradation due to self-interference phenomenon. Effects of radar jamming signals would be also be reduced through the use of a… More

Imaging Techniques for Passive Atmospheric Turbulence Compensation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Darlene Franco, Program Manager – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $149,932.00
Abstract:
Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose a Phase I SBIR program to develop a unique technique for imaging through atmospheric turbulence. The proposed idea combines the use of specially designed hardware and associated algorithms to yield improved performance over current… More

Establishing and Maintaining Mission Application Trust in a Shared Cloud

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: James E. Murguia, President&CEO – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $149,786.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose a secure development and production framework for insuring mission application trust and security in a shared cloud environment. The approach described is comprehensive and supports platform and network infrastructure, secure… More

Real Time, Long Focal Length Compact Multispectral Imager

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Darlene Franco, Program Manager – (603) 598-1194
Award Amount: $149,821.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Solid State Scientific Corporation (SSSC) is pleased to propose this SBIR program to design and develop a compact, long focal length, real-time, multi-spectral imaging sensor prototype for enhanced intelligence, reconnaissance and surveillance (ISR) from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).… More