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Company Information:

Company Name:
SYSTEMS PLANNING & ANALYSIS, INC.
Address:
2001 N. Beauregard St
Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone:
(703) 399-7001
URL:
N/A
EIN:
520956951
DUNS:
74814948
Number of Employees:
405
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:
N/A
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 $1,628,640.00 22
SBIR Phase II $2,914,751.00 6
STTR Phase I $168,997.00 2

Award List:

MULTI-WARFARE ASSESSMENT PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,977.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
John G Burton
Abstract:
N/a

MULTI-WARFARE ASSESSMENT PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$211,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
John G Burton
Abstract:
Spa proposes to support spawar with multi-warfare assessment planning and development. first spa will analyze the navy's architecture and planning processes to determine all requirements that should be filled by multi-warfare assessment. the multi-warfare assessment used to fill the requirements… More

Aircraft Repair and Modification Cost Estimating Query System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
John G. Burton
Abstract:
The problem adressed is the design and development of a database of historical aircraft maintenance repair and modification data. The database is to contain significant cost estimating criteria and applicable values form previous actual modification and repair program. Cost estimateing realtionships… More

Fiber Optic Measurement of Towed Array Shape

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Peter C. Chen
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to develop a fiber optic towed array shape measurement system capable of greatly improving the accuracy and efficiency with which current array shape estimates are made. The instrumentation will use Bragg Grating sensor technology and wavelength… More

Structural Health Monitoring Using Fiber Optic Sensing

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Peter C. Chen, Ph.d.
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to develop an open architecture structural health monitoring system for naval ships based on fiber optic Bragg grating and digital telecommunications technologies. This dual-purpose system will allow for simultaneous sensing and transmission of… More

Semi-Active Magnetorheological Recoil Dampers for the Apache Helicopter Chain Gun

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,991.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Peter C. Chen
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to develop a semi-active recoil damper system for the Apache AH-64 helicopter nose chain gun based on commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) magnetorheological (MR) fluid and digital control technologies. This retro-fittable recoil system will allow for… More

Rotorcraft Blade Vortex Interaction Control with Induced-Strain Actuation of Blade Twist

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$598,840.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Peter C Chen Phd
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Peter C. Chen, Program Manager
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Peter C. Chen, Ph.D.
Abstract:
Not Available The recovery and reuse of wastewater produced by humans offers the greatest potential for reducing re-supply of water in the space life-support system. A number of physical/chemical/bio-regenerative processes have been considered to process humidity cond

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$305,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Peter C. Chen, Ph.D.
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,999.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
University of Maryland
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
N/a

Preforming of Composite Armor for Ground Vehicles Using Heat Activated Binder Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Peter Chen, Program Manager
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to develop a full-scale, semi-active recoil damper system for the Apache AH-64 attack helicopter nose chain gun based on magnetorheological (MR) fluid and digital control technologies. By activelydissipating recoil forces, which excite the flexural… More

Preforming of Composite Armor for Ground Vehicles Using Heat Activated Binder Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Peter Chen, Program Manager
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to develop a full-scale, semi-active recoil damper system for the Apache AH-64 attack helicopter nose chain gun based on magnetorheological (MR) fluid and digital control technologies. By activelydissipating recoil forces, which excite the flexural… More

Photo-curable Biodegradable-based Tissue Solders containing a Photochromic Endpoint Indicator

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Christopher Baldwin, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to develop a temperature compensated Bragg grating based acoustic emission crack detection (AECD) sensor system based on our proprietary temperature compensation technique for matched Bragg grating sensorsystems. Leveraging previous work by the… More

Fully Automated Bearing Residual Life Prognosis Wireless Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Jason Kiddy, Assistant Program Manager
Abstract:
Recently, a number of active military helicopters have been outfitted with a number of sensors which may be used to perform usage monitoring for the individual helicopters. However, a methodology must be developed to utilize this information in aneffective manner to reduce maintenance costs while… More

Advanced Ship/UAV Recovery, Securing and Handling Interface

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,698.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Jason S. Kiddy, Assistant Program Manager
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to develop a novel shipboard recovery, securing, and handling interface for the VTUAV and other helicopter systems. This system will be designed to effectively recover the landing UAV without humanintervention. During the Phase I effort, the… More

Techniques and Models to Relate Useful Life Remaining Predictions to Detectable Fault Conditions in Mechanical Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Jason S. Kiddy, Assistant Program Manager
Abstract:
"Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to expand upon our Remaining Useful Life Estimation (RULE) algorithm as a means of predicting the remaining useful life of fatigue limited components on the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF). By accuratelypredicting the remaining useful life of a… More

Distributed, Embedded Sensing for Quasi-Static Shape Control of Wings

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Chris Baldwin, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
"SPA proposes to develop a low-cost, potentially retro-fit capable fiber optic sensor based wing shape measurement system. This open-architecture system will accomodate more than 120 sensors for real-time measurement, procesing, and visualization of wingshape. Mechanistic and neural network-based… More

Exhaust Gas Trace Species Detection System for Turbine Engines

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Chris S. Baldwin, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
SPA proposes to develop a Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) system for turbine engine exhaust monitoring. The optical LIBS detection system is based on an optical emission technique using a high peak power pulsed laser beam to form a small spark(i.e., breakdown) directly in a process… More

Exhaust Gas Trace Species Detection System for Turbine Engines

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,997.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Chris S. Baldwin, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
SPA proposes to develop a Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) system for turbine engine exhaust monitoring. The optical LIBS detection system is based on an optical emission technique using a high peak power pulsed laser beam to form a small spark(i.e., breakdown) directly in a process… More

Exhaust Gas Trace Species Detection System for Turbine Engines

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
SPA proposes to develop a non-intrusive, Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) system for engine exhaust monitoring. The non-intrusive, optical LIBS sensor system is based on an optical emission technique using a high peak power pulsed laser beam toform a small spark (i.e., breakdown) directly… More

Anti-Terrorism - Survivability and Denial

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,987.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Jason Kiddy, Assistant Program Manager
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) proposes to investigate the feasibility of a low cost, ship-wide fiber optic sensor network to detect and control damage during unconventional and conventional attacks. U.S. Navy ships and personnel face increaseddangers at home port and abroad from… More

Multi-Axis Fiber Optic Strain Sensor and High-Speed Multiplexing System.

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,997.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Jason S. Kiddy, Acting Group Leader
Abstract:
SPA proposes to develop a real-time vertical launch system environmental monitoring system (VLS-EMS). This open-architecture system will accommodate 48 fiber-Bragg-grating-based tri-axial accelerometers (8 optical channels with 6 accelerometers perchannel) to monitor shock and vibration on VLS… More

Active Control Rotor Using No Swashplate

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Peter C. Chen, Group Leader
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) propose to systematically analyze, develop, and test a primary rotor control system based on trailing-edge flaps actuated by Magnetic Shape Memory Alloy (MSMA) materials. A comprehensive design effort will beundertaken based on the University of Maryland… More

Anti-Terrorism - Survivability and Denial

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$449,915.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Jason Kiddy, Director
Abstract:
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. proposes to investigate the feasibility of a low cost, ship-wide fiber optic sensor network to detect and control damage during unconventional and conventional attacks. The chance of a near-term future attack on U.S. Navy ships, like that on the USS Cole, seems… More

Comprehensive Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,994.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Jason S. Kiddy, Director - AEDP
Abstract:
SPA, with the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Maryland, proposes to investigate the feasibility of a wavelet-based constrained adaptive lifting (CAL) technique for health monitoring of aerospace structures. CAL has been used successfully for damage detection in planetary… More

Smart Tether for Relative Localization of Moored and Towed Bodies

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Chris S. Baldwin, Senior Research Engineer
Research Institution:
University of California, San Diego
RI Contact:
Michael Todd
Abstract:
SPA and our subcontractor, UCSD, propose the development of a Smart Optical Fiber Tether (SOFT) system capable of providing real-time location data with respect to an anchor position to within 3.3 feet (1 meter) for a 100-foot (~30 meter) long tether. The system consists of integrated fiber Bragg… More

Turbine Blade Monitoring with Fiber Optic Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
78849S A critical goal of wind turbine manufacturers and operators is to increase the viability and deployment of wind-generated energy by reducing overall costs. The greatest wind energy cost savings can be realized through larger, more efficient turbine blades and rotor control systems. In… More

Approach to Monitor and Assess the Quality of Sensor Data in Support of Calibration and Health Maintenance

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,997.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Jason S. Kiddy, Program Manager
Abstract:
SPA proposed to develop an artificial neural network-based intelligent fault diagnostic system for monitoring the health and calibration of shipboard sensors. The proposed approach will monitor sensor responses in real time to identify sensors that are not operating according to specification. … More