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Company Information:

Company Name:
Tempest Technologies
Address:
Suite 506
8939 South Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90045-
Phone:
(310) 216-1677
URL:
EIN:
200555346
DUNS:
36255409
Number of Employees:
6
Woman-Owned?:
Yes
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:
N/A
POC Phone:
N/A
POC Email:
N/A
Narrative:
N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $996,065.00 10
SBIR Phase II $8,035,235.00 10
STTR Phase I $199,996.00 2
STTR Phase II $750,000.00 1

Award List:

Tracking Through Optical Turbulence

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,528.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Ben Fitzpatrick
Abstract:
N/a

Tracking Through Optical Turbulence

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,764.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Ben G. Fitzpatrick
Abstract:
N/a

Wavefront Sensing for High Scintillation Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Ben Fitzpatrick, President
Abstract:
In this proposal we consider the incorporation of image processing techniques intophase reconstruction algorithms to improve performance in systems such as theAirBorne Laser (ABL) tactical missile defense system. Based on a combinationof mathematical techniques for nonparametric branch cut… More

Wavefront Sensing for High Scintillation Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$746,972.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
In this proposal we consider the incorporation of image processing techniques and adaptive estimation and control algorithms into phase reconstruction and deformable mirror control systems to improve performance in systems such as the AirBorne Laser (ABL)tactical missile defense system and the… More

Active Target Tracking through Deep Atmospheric Turbulence

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,711.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
"In this proposal we consider the development of statistical image processingand filtering techniques for optical tracking in systems such as the AirBorneLaser (ABL) tactical missile defense system. Based on a combination of stochasticmodeling for non-uniform illumination patterns with nonlinear… More

Active Target Tracking through Deep Atmospheric Turbulence

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,734.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
In this proposal we consider the development of statistical image processing and filtering techniques for optical tracking in systems such as the AirBorne Laser (ABL) tactical missile defense system. Based on a combination of stochastic modeling fornon-uniform illumination patterns with nonlinear… More

Image-Based Tracking for Smart Muintions

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,936.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
In this proposal we consider the development of statistical image processing, tracking, and guidance technologies for navigation, guidance, and control in advanced smart munitions. The archetypal example system in which we are interested is the LOCAASsmart munition. The algorithms we propose to… More

Active Target Tracking through Deep Atmospheric Turbulence

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
In this proposal we consider the development of statistical image processing and filtering techniques for optical tracking in systems such as the AirBorne Laser (ABL) tactical missile defense system. Based on a combination of stochastic modeling fornon-uniform illumination patterns with nonlinear… More

Active Target Tracking through Deep Atmospheric Turbulence

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,734.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
In this proposal we consider the development of statistical image processing and filtering techniques for optical tracking in systems such as the AirBorne Laser (ABL) tactical missile defense system. Based on a combination of stochastic modeling fornon-uniform illumination patterns with nonlinear… More

Image-Based Tracking for Smart Muintions

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,961.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
In this proposal we consider the development of statistical image processing, tracking, and guidance technologies for navigation, guidance, and control in advanced smart munitions. The archetypal example system in which we are interested is the LOCAAS smart munition. The algorithms we propose to… More

Algorithmic Tools for Adversarial Games

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Research Institution:
UC SAN DIEGO
RI Contact:
Linda Dale
Abstract:
Counteracting the actions of groups that direct and implement violent behavior towards the United States and its citizens is one of the major issues of our time. Elimination of individuals identified as threats is apparently of marginal long-term utility: other adversaries arise to replace fallen… More

Innovative Jitter Control Algorithms

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,922.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
In the proposed effort, we will develop and analyze model-based and adaptive controllers for jitter reduction in optical systems. Our efforts will focus on the integration of multiple actuators and multiple sensors, using time domain realizations, robust controllers, and adaptation schemes to… More

Quantitative Assessment of Influence Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
The complex nature of warfare today requires a much greater emphasis on influence operations and other non-traditional means of forwarding our objectives. The war on terrorism is not a traditional war in which pitched armies conduct frontal assaults or massive airstrikes precede ground invasions. … More

Innovative Jitter Control Algorithms

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,309,995.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President – (310) 216-1677
Abstract:
In the proposed effort, we will develop real-time software for adaptive control of optical jitter. Our efforts will focus on the integration of multiple actuators and multiple sensors, using time domain realizations, robust controllers, and adaptation schemes to reject platform jitter in optical… More

Quantitative Assessment of Influence Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,977.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
The complex nature of warfare today requires a much greater emphasis on influence operations and other non-traditional means of forwarding our objectives. The war on terrorism is not a traditional war in which pitched armies conduct frontal assaults or massive airstrikes precede ground invasions. … More

Leap-Ahead Control Theoretic Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,978.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Abstract:
The real-time implementation of controls in nonlinear systems remains one of the great challenges in applying advanced control technology. Often, linearization around a set point is the only practical approach, and many controllers implemented in hardware systems are simple PID feedback mechanisms.… More

Novel Algorithm/Hardware Partnerships for Real-Time Nonlinear Control

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President
Research Institution:
Wayne State University
RI Contact:
Donald J. Wonsowicz
Abstract:
The real-time implementation of controls in nonlinear systems remains one of the great challenges in applying advanced control technology. Often, linearization around a set point is the only practical approach, and many controllers implemented in hardware systems are simple PID feedback mechanisms.… More

Leap-Ahead Control Theoretic Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,995.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President – (310) 216-1677
Abstract:
The real-time implementation of controls in nonlinear systems remains one of the great challenges in applying advanced control technology. Often, linearization around a set point is the only practical approach, and many controllers implemented in hardware systems are simple PID feedback mechanisms.… More

System Identification for Jitter Algorithms in Beam Control Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President – (310) 216-1677
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Laser-based directed energy systems are often identified as being game-changing technologies in advancing the mission of the Air Force. Precision efforts, minimal collateral damage, rapid response, and nearly unlimited ammunition are compelling advantages to laser weapon systems. Among… More

Novel Algorithm/Hardware Partnerships for Real-Time Nonlinear Control

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$750,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President – (310) 216-1677
Research Institution:
Wayne State University
RI Contact:
Donald J. Wonsowicz
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The real-time implementation of controls in nonlinear systems remains one of the great challenges in applying advanced control technology. Often, linearization around a set point is the only practical approach, and many controllers implemented in hardware systems are simple PID feedback… More

System Identification for Jitter Algorithms in Beam Control Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,104.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President – (310) 216-1677
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Laser-based directed energy systems are often identified as being game-changing technologies in advancing the mission of the Air Force. Precision efforts, minimal collateral damage, rapid response, and nearly unlimited ammunition are compelling advantages to laser weapon systems. Among… More

Aimpoint Maintenance of Ground Targets by Airborne Laser Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,993.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President – (310) 216-1677
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Laser-based directed energy systems are often identified as being game-changing technologies in advancing the mission of the Air Force. Precision efforts, minimal collateral damage, rapid response, and nearly unlimited ammunition are compelling advantages to laser weapon systems. Among… More

Aimpoint Maintenance of Ground Targets by Airborne Laser Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Yun Wang, Vice President – (310) 216-1677
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Laser-based directed energy systems are often identified as being game-changing technologies in advancing the mission of the Air Force. Precision efforts, minimal collateral damage, rapid response, and nearly unlimited ammunition are compelling advantages to laser weapon systems. Among… More