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Mine Detection

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
62972
Program Year/Program:
2003 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
A022-1541
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Technology Service Corporation
962 Wayne Avenue Suite 800 Silver Spring, MD 20910-
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2003
Title: Mine Detection
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: DAAB07-03-C-K00
Award Amount: $119,866.00
 

Abstract:

In this effort, Technology Service Corporation (TSC) will develop and demonstrate a radar-based technique to enhance the rapid detection and location of buried land mines. An acoustic signal energizes resonant modes in buried mines, and those sympatheticvibrations are detected by the radar. The innovation proposed is to use modern beamforming technology to simultaneously observe signals over a wide ground area. The system concept has a radar array antenna suspended in front of a vehicle, with theaperture pointing downward. The system forms multiple simultaneous beams on receive, with a wide

Principal Investigator:

Chuck Shipley
Corporate Senior Staff
3109542200
cshipley@tsc.com

Business Contact:

Michael Syracuse
Chief Financial Officer
3015652970
msyracuse@tscwo.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

TECHNOLOGY SERVICE CORP.
11400 West Olympic Blvd., Suite 300 Los Angeles, CA 90064

EIN/Tax ID: 954399083
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No