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INERTIAL GUIDANCE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATION (IGTD) SEEKER DEVELOPMENT

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
13094
Program Year/Program:
1990 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
13094
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
UBC, INC.
6101 Johns Road Suite 1 Tampa, FL 33634
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Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1990
Title: INERTIAL GUIDANCE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATION (IGTD) SEEKER DEVELOPMENT
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,697.00
 

Abstract:

UBC, INCORPORATED, AN ENGINEERING FIRM PERFORMING RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, AND CONSULTING TECHNOLOGY OVER THE ENTIRE ELECTROMAGNETIC SPECTRUM, SPECIALIZING IN INFRARED AND MILLIMETE WAVE SENSORS, PROPOSES AN SBIR PROGRAM TO PROVIDE THE DESIGN AND SUPPORTINGANALYSIS LEADING TO A LESS THAN $5K UNIT PRODUCTION COST 2-COLOR VISIBLE/NIR SEEKER (FOR THE NEAR TERM) AND 2-COLOR THERMAL IR (3-5U/8-12U) SEEKER (FOR FUTURE TECHNOLOGY INSERTION) IN SUPPORT OF THE U.S. AIR FORCE INERTIAL GUIDANCE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATION (IGTD). INCLUDED IN THE SEEKER DESIGN ARE IMAGE PROCESSING/TARGET TRACKING ALGORITHM APPROACHES PREDICATED ON A TARGET/SCREEN TEMPLATE MATCHING TECHNIQUE WHICH TAKES ADVANTAGE OF A PRIORI DATA. THESE ARE THE KNOWN ACCURATE INERTIAL GUIDANCE OF THE IGTD TO THE ENDGAME, KNOWN TARGET HEADING, AIRFRAME DIVE ANGLE TO THE TARGET, TARGET TYPE AND SHAPE, AND RANGE TO GO AT LAUNCH. TO KEEP COSTS LOW, THE SENSOR TECHNOLOGIES PREFERRED WILL BE MATURE MONOLITHIC, UNCOOLED SILICON MICROBOLOMETER (THERMAL IR). SIGNAL AND IMAGE PROCESSING APPROACHES WILL BE BASED ON SILICON ANALOG AND DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSORS SUCH AS THE TMS3020XX SERIES.

Principal Investigator:

W C Grable
8138846076

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Ubc Inc
8405-a Benjamin Rd Tampa, FL 33634

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