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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $877,180.00 11
SBIR Phase II $4,723,931.00 7
STTR Phase I $389,586.00 5
STTR Phase II $3,473,447.00 3

Award List:

Concurrent Design and Process Planning for Rapic Production of Custom Design Parts using Knowledge Based Engineering

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly
Award Amount: $74,437.00

Concurrent Design and Process Planning for Rapic Production of Custom Design Parts using Knowledge Based Engineering

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly
Award Amount: $375,000.00
Abstract:
Custom design parts for sophisticated Air Force weapon systems are produced in small batches, where the design and plan process account for a large percentage of the development and production time. The production cost per part is higher for single or batch production when compared to mass… More

SIMULATION-BASED DESIGN OF THIN-FILM MATERIAL USING KNOWLEDGE-BASED EINGINEERING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly
Award Amount: $93,493.00
Abstract:
The widespread application of thin-films presents unique challenges and opportunities. Although many computational approaches have been adopted to study and simulate the process, none have been close to allowing a design environment that accurately represents and simulates the physics of the… More

Web-based Collaborative Environment with Knowledge Driven Agents

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly
Award Amount: $99,949.00

Web-based Collaborative Environment with Knowledge Driven Agents

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly
Award Amount: $749,175.00

A Collaborative Hypersonic Air-breathing Vehicle Design Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Mr. H. Al-Kamhawi, AML Core Software Developer
Award Amount: $69,828.00
Abstract:
Proposed herein is a collaborative environment based on an object-oriented, web-enabled, multidisciplinary, distributed framework supporting the design and analysis of hypersonic air-breathing vehicles (CoHAVE). CoHAVE provides a customizable graphical user interface supporting a feature-based… More

A Collaborative Hypersonic Air-breathing Vehicle Design Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Mr. H. Al-Kamhawi, AML Core Software Developer
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Proposed herein is a collaborative environment based on an object-oriented, web-enabled, multidisciplinary, distributed framework supporting the design and analysis of hypersonic air-breathing vehicles (CoHAVE). CoHAVE provides a customizable graphical user interface supporting a feature-based… More

A Collaborative Hypersonic Air-breathing Vehicle Design Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Mr. H. Al-Kamhawi, AML Core Software Developer
Award Amount: $599,968.00
Abstract:
Proposed herein is a collaborative environment based on an object-oriented, web-enabled, multidisciplinary, distributed framework supporting the design and analysis of hypersonic air-breathing vehicles (CoHAVE). CoHAVE provides a customizable graphical user interface supporting a feature-based… More

Air Breathing Vehicles Integrated Design and Synthesis Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Stephen Hill, Application Engineer
Award Amount: $99,945.00
Abstract:
"An integrated design and synthesis environment based on an object-oriented, web-enabled, multidisciplinary framework supporting the engineering of Hypersonic Air-breathing Vehicles (HAV) is proposed. It facilitates vehicle development by integrating afeature-based modeling environment with low and… More

Environment for Integrated Design and Analysis of Composite Structures

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Stephen Hill, Application Engineer
Award Amount: $99,952.00
Abstract:
An integrated design and analysis environment is proposed based on an object-oriented, web-enabled, multidisciplinary, distributed framework supporting the design, analysis, sizing, and production planning of advanced composite structures throughconceptual, preliminary and detailed stages of the… More

Air Breathing Vehicles Integrated Design and Synthesis Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Stephen Hill, Application Engineer
Award Amount: $749,997.00
Abstract:
An integrated design and synthesis environment based on an object-oriented, web-enabled, multidisciplinary framework supporting the engineering of Hypersonic Air-breathing Vehicles (HAV) is proposed. It facilitates vehicle development by integrating a 3Dfeature-based design with high fidelity… More

Multidisciplinary Optimization of Naval Ship Design and Mission Effectiveness

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: STANFORD UNIV.
Principal Investigator: Stephen Hill, Lead Application Engineer
Award Amount: $69,939.00
RI Contact: Juan Alonso
Abstract:
The iterative nature of ship design and the conflicting requirements of multiple disciplines present a challenge to find the best combination of design parameters to balance mission effectiveness with cost and risk. An engineering framework is proposed,integrating ship synthesis and design analysis… More

Innovative Operating Software

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $69,954.00
Abstract:
Proposed herein is a collaborative engineering environment based on an object-oriented, web-enabled, multidisciplinary, distributed computing framework supporting application development for integrated product and process engineering. It supportsspecification of software elements through UML… More

Environment for Integrated Design and Analysis of Composite Structures

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Stephen Hill
Award Amount: $749,940.00
Abstract:
An integrated design and analysis environment for composite structures is proposed. It supports layout and configuration, analysis and sizing, and production detailing. Optimization of parametric vehicle layouts and configurations is coupled with preliminary structural sizing. Complete production… More

Innovative Operating Software

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $749,865.00
Abstract:
Proposed herein is a collaborative engineering environment based on an object-oriented, multidisciplinary, distributed computing framework supporting application development for integrated product and process engineering. It supports the specification of software elements through UML diagrams and… More

Software Framework for Modeling and Simulation of Weapon Systems Design and Logistics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $99,645.00
Abstract:
An innovative modeling and simulation framework is proposed. It captures the operation aspects of a weapon system logistics in support of design optimization for life cycle maintenance, support, and cost management. It facilitates trade studies to evaluate the effectiveness, affordability, and… More

Knowledge-based Software Framework for 3D Component Layout

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $99,865.00
RI Contact: Dimitri Mavris
Abstract:
Component layout plays an important role in the design of air vehicles, satellites, and many products in the defense industry. Automated synthesis of product layout has the potential of substantially reducing design cycle time while allowing for better design. The search for optimal layout… More

Integration Software Tool for Multidisciplinary Design of Ships

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: University of Colorado at Boulder
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $69,940.00
RI Contact: Charbel Farhat
Abstract:
Ship engineering is an iterative process requiring interaction among different disciplines involved in the design at the various stages of the design cycle from the early concept to the final detailing stages. This process follows a design spiral, as the requirements from each discipline are… More

Ship Engineering Framework for Integrated Rapid Design & Multidisciplinary Analyses

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: STANFORD UNIV.
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $495,237.00
RI Contact: Neil Morimoto
Abstract:
Ship engineering is an iterative process requiring multi-user and multidisciplinary collaboration at various stages of the design cycle from the early concept to the final detailing stages. This process follows a design spiral, as the requirements from each discipline are addressed sequentially. … More

Radiation hardness improvements via automated comprehensive system modeling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $99,992.00
Abstract:
An environment for integrated design and Radiation Transport Analysis (RTA) is proposed. It automates the RTA process supporting improved modeling fidelity. Optimization methods for reducing the computational order of the analysis model and integrating the analysis process with CAD design… More

Knowledge-based Software Framework for 3D Component Layout

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $749,967.00
RI Contact: Paul Hart
Abstract:
Component layout plays an important role in the design of air vehicles, satellites, and many products in the defense industry. Automated synthesis of product layout can substantially reduce design cycle time while allowing for better design. The search for optimal layout typically requires a huge… More

Automation of Analysis Model Creation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $69,902.00
RI Contact: Lynn J. Washburn
Abstract:
Although numerical analysis applications have proven to be effective and reasonably accurate, the effort required to develop the associated analysis models remains a challenging and time consuming task. While many meshing tools are currently available, decomposing and manipulating the design… More

Radiation hardness improvements via automated comprehensive system modeling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly, President
Award Amount: $749,986.00
Abstract:
A collaborative and web-enabled environment is proposed which incorporates workflow and process automation for radiation transport analysis and integrated structural and optical analyses. The environment will automate the translation of design geometry into combinatorial geometry for analysis and… More

Practical Composite Rotor Blade and Wing Structural Design Tool for Aeromechanical Assessments in Conceptual Design

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Stephen Hill, Senior Engineer
Award Amount: $69,985.00
Abstract:
An integrated design and analysis environment supporting the engineering of rotorcraft blades and wings is proposed which will facilitate the assessment of rotorcraft aeromechanics issues at early design stages. The environment will employ a 3D feature-based design environment with an easy-to-use… More

Automation of Analysis Model Creation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES
Principal Investigator: Adel Chemaly – (513) 985-9877
Award Amount: $2,228,243.00
RI Contact: Lynn J. Washburn
Abstract:
Although numerical analysis applications have proven to be effective and reasonably accurate, the effort required to develop the associated analysis models remains a challenging and time consuming task. While many meshing tools are currently available, decomposing and manipulating the design… More

High Efficiency Computation of High Reynolds Number Flows

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: Penn State Unv,Applied Research Lab
Principal Investigator: Stephen Hill, Lead Senior Engineer – (513) 985-9877
Award Amount: $79,940.00
RI Contact: Robert Baker
Abstract:
Although advancements in CFD technology and high performance computing have proven to be effective and reasonably accurate in assessing the hydrodynamic performance of naval vessels, the effort required to develop associated analysis models remains a challenging and time consuming task. Decomposing… More