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Company Information:

Company Name:
StarVision Technologies, Inc.
Address:
400 Harvey Mitchell Parkway South
Suite 400
College Station, TX
Phone:
(979) 458-1445
URL:
EIN:
113701160
DUNS:
136124554
Number of Employees:
15
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 $749,490.00 9
SBIR Phase II $2,848,541.00 4

Award List:

AARS: A System Solution to Autonomous Aerial Refueling of Powered Munitions

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,979.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Michael Jacox, President
Abstract:
StarVision Technologies proposes to conduct an experimental feasibility assessment of an innovative and robust Autonomous Aerial Refueling System (AARS). The system has been developed specifically for powered munitions and will provide significant battlefield enhancements by allowing persistent and… More

SpeedStar: A Plug and Play Stellar Gyroscope for Responsive Spacecraft

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,786.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Michael Jacox, President
Abstract:
StarVision Technologies proposes an innovative concept to significantly reduce cost and increase flexibility of tactical satellites. By employing the stellar gyroscope, we replace separate attitude and rate sensing instruments with a single device that is capable of measuring spacecraft inertial… More

Space-SDR: An FPGA-Based Software Defined Radio

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,957.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Jacox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The purpose of the proposed effort is to provide a novel and innovative reconfigurable software defined radio (SDR) development system that supports the design and implementation of SDRs for human Moon/planetary surface exploration and deep space missions. This type of revolutionary technology… More

LandingNav: Terrain Guided Automated Precision Landing

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,957.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
James Ochoa, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The purpose of the proposed effort is to provide a novel and innovative precision landing sensor (LandingNav) for Mars. LandingNav supports space exploration by significantly enhancing real-time landmark recognition and navigation capabilities, thus substantially improving the Mars landing… More

SpeedStar: A Plug and Play Stellar Gyroscope for Responsive Spacecraft

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,924.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Michael Jacox, President
Abstract:
Tactical warfighters need access to responsive spacecraft that can be put into operational service within weeks of a commander's request. New plug and play avionic architectures are being investigated to support this need but lower cost inertial measurement systems are required to make spacecraft… More

AARS: A System Solution to Autonomous Aerial Refueling of Powered Munitions

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,825.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Brian Wood, Senior Engineer
Abstract:
Autonomous Aerial Refueling (AAR) of powered munitions can enable persistent loitering and provide significant benefits to future warfighters. The technology has immediate commercial applications and the feasibility of AAR for small unmanned vehicles has been successfully demonstrated in the Phase… More

iDART: A System Solution to UAV Launch and Recovery on the Move

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,985.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Brian Wood, Senior Engineer
Abstract:
The iDART concept has been conceived as a total system solution to launch and recovery of UAVs on the move. The robustness and accuracy of the cooperative vision based sensor for very high rate relative navigation updates makes this concept very attractive. An intelligent supervisory control… More

SpeedStar: A Stellar Gyroscope

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,915.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Jacox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
NASA science and exploration missions will continue to require observation and sensing platforms with enhanced guidance, navigation and control (GN&C) subsystems. In fact, GN&C technology improvements have the potential to enable new and revolutionary missions that will accelerate the exploration… More

LandingNav: Terrain Guided Automated Precision Landing

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,758.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
James Ochoa, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The Phase I effort successfully demonstrated the feasibility of a terrain guided automated precision landing sensor using an innovative multi-field-of-view stereo motion system with a novel real time terrain mapping algorithm. The objective of the Phase II proposal is to develop a complete… More

QuickShot: An Imaging Diagnostic Tool for Hypervelocity Path Reconstruction

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Troy Henderson, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
The QuickShot diagnostic tool leverages existing velocity measurement techniques and adds an image intensified camera system to measure hypervelocity projectile displacement from centerline, pitch, and yaw. An illumination and filtering scheme eliminates launch and impact light flash saturation of… More

EFFI: Enhanced Field-Foveated Imaging Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,977.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
James Ochoa, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
Situational awareness sensors are highly desirable in order to be able to detect, track, image and possibly predict the intent of unknown space objects. Currently designed systems are restricted in their ability to image objects at varying ranges (consequently limited spatial resolution) and the… More

VisNav AAR: Robust Sensor System for Terminal Guidance

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,934.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Christian Bruccoleri, Research Scientist
Abstract:
StarVision Technologies in partnership with Northrop Grumman's navigation systems division (NSD) and Cobham's mission systems group proposes an innovative AAR terminal guidance solution that provides accurate and robust relative navigation in severe environments, extended range for GPS denied… More

EFFI: Enhanced Field-Foveated Imaging Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,034.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
James Ochoa, Vice President Engineerin – (979) 260-5015
Abstract:
Satellite-borne space situational awareness sensor systems capable of both wide-field and narrow-field high fidelity imaging are highly desirable to provide tracking and surveillance of targets. Conventional systems, however, either incorporate a heavy precision gimbaled telescope assembly for… More