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Company Information:

Company Name: Webb Research Corp.
City: East Falmouth
State: MA
Zip+4: 02536
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (508) 548-2077

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $662,139.00 11
SBIR Phase II $2,363,114.00 7
STTR Phase I $208,973.00 3
STTR Phase II $397,934.00 1

Award List:

DEEP SEA OCEANOGRAPHIC FLOATS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1983 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Douglas c. webb , PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
Award Amount: $32,000.00
Abstract:
A controlled bouyancy system (cbs) for use with neutrally bouyant sofar floats is proposed. the developmentcould result in an important and timely enhancement in oceanobservation techniques. a specific program of design, development, testing and fielduse is proposed, however, a successful program… More

A SWITCHED STATE SOURCE OF OCEAN ACOUSTIC TOMOGRAPHY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1984 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas C. Webb
Award Amount: $40,000.00

A SWITCHED STATE SOURCE OF OCEAN ACOUSTIC TOMOGRAPHY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas C. Webb
Award Amount: $185,000.00
Abstract:
This proposal concerns an acoustic source for ocean acoustic tomography. a switched state design is proposed. this approach has not yet been reduced to practice, however, the research risks may be offset by the promise of excellent performance in tomography applications. a switched state source… More

SLOCUM PROFILING VEHICLE FOR LONG-TERM GLOBAL OCEAN OBSERVATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOC
Principal Investigator: Douglas C Webb
Award Amount: $34,910.00

SLOCUM PROFILING VEHICLE FOR LONG-TERM GLOBAL OCEAN OBSERVATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOC
Principal Investigator: Douglas C Webb
Award Amount: $183,500.00
Abstract:
Studies such as global climate change and large scale ocean circulation require long term, low-cost, wide coverage measurements to the interior of the ocean. phase i development proposes the slocum profiler, an autonomous, neutrally buoyant auv which derives its propulsive energy for vertical… More

A Multi-Trip, Free Drop Buoy for the Measurement of Shallow Physical/Optical Properties

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOC
Principal Investigator: Douglas C. Webb , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,400.00

A Multi-Trip, Free Drop Buoy for the Measurement of Shallow Physical/Optical Properties

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOC
Principal Investigator: Douglas C. Webb , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $188,304.00
Abstract:
Effective, 3 dimensional measurements of phenomena associated with coastal processes such as frontal mixing and tidal flow require spatially separated measurements of several physical and optical variables as well as determination of directional transport in the water column. Phase I work proposes… More

A High Efficiency, Wide Band Sound Projector for Acoustic Tomography and Global Ocean Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Douglass Webb
Award Amount: $98,996.00
Abstract:
An acoustic projector suitable for long range signaling in the ocean is described. The design employs a novel approach, which could result in projectors of high performance, high efficiency, operation at any depth, and substantially reduced cost. Resolution of short pulses fundamentally requires… More

An Approach to the Real-Time Measurement and Distribution of the Average Density of Harbor Water

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOC
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $72,613.00

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Douglass Webb
Award Amount: $460,628.00

Satellite Communications for Autonomous Ocean Systems: 2-Way ARGOS as a first step

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: AUTONOMOUS UNDERSEA SYSTEMS INST.
Principal Investigator: Clayton Jones, Project Engineer
Award Amount: $69,710.00
RI Contact: D. Richard Blidberg
Abstract:
A multi-discipline team, led by an AUV developer/user Webb Research Corporation (WRC), has been formed that includes a satellite communications company (ARGOS Inc.), a satellite modem developer (Seimac Ltd.), and the non-profit Autonomous Undersea SystemsInstitute (AUSI). This team will provide, as… More

Autonomous Operation of a Coordinated Underwater Glider Fleet

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: RUTGERS UNIV.
Principal Investigator: Clayton Jones, Project Engineer
Award Amount: $69,430.00
RI Contact: Scott Glenn
Abstract:
Webb Research Corporation (WRC) and Rutgers University (RU) plan to provide an important advance in regional-scale coastal ocean observation programs by operating a coordinated fleet of glider AUVs in an intelligent adaptive network. Slocum autonomousunderwater vehicle Gliders (AUVGs) are uniquely… More

Molten Salt Incineration for the Disposal of Food Wastes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas Webb, President
Award Amount: $99,366.00
Abstract:
A new tool for Navy intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance is proposed. A profiler, in an A size sonobuoy configuration, able to make 100 plus profiles with an endurance of 60 days, capable of supporting a wide-range of physical andacousticsensors, GPS positioning, line-of-sight, or global… More

Autonomous Operation of a Coordinated Underwater Glider Fleet

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: Rutgers University
Principal Investigator: Clayton Jones, Project Engineer
Award Amount: $397,934.00
RI Contact: Scott Glenn
Abstract:
"Webb Research Corporation (WRC) and Rutgers University (RU) are providing an important advance in regional-scale coastal ocean observation programs by operating a coordinated fleet of glider AUVs in an intelligent adaptive network. Slocum autonomousunderwater vehicle Gliders (AUVGs) are uniquely… More

An Air Deployed Multi-cycle Ocean Profiler for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas C. Webb, President
Award Amount: $445,682.00
Abstract:
"An innovative approach, using a gliding autonomous underwatervehicle (AUVG) as a mobile intelligent relay or gateway, toconnect an underwater acoustic network to an atmospheric radionetwork is proposed. A deployable network of acoustic modems(Seaweb and DADS) attached to sensor suites for… More

Buoyancy Control Package for Miniature Undersea Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas C. Webb, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,517.00
Abstract:
"Littoral antisubmarine warfare and surveillance plans incorporate a vision of a distributed network of miniature, neutrally buoyant, undersea sensors capable of maintaining a desired depth at 10 to 1,000 meters or a position on a 5 to 20 degree Celciustemperature contour. A miniature vehicle is… More

A New, Autonomous, Current, Temperature and Salinity Profiler for Storm Conditions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas C. Webb, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,049.00
Abstract:
"A new instrument, capable of measuring repeated profiles of ocean currents during hurricanes and severe storms, is proposed. Our understanding of ocean and atmosphere dynamics during severe storms is handicapped in part by a lack of instruments anddeployment techniques suitable for this severe… More

Sensor Technology for Anti-Submarine Warfare

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Clayton Jones, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $96,288.00
Abstract:
Proposed is an underwater surveillance system for operation in denied littoral areas using autonomous underwater gliders.The approach is particularly suitable for extended surveillance prior to actual conflict and is capable of remote or off-shore deployment of multiple gliders which will patrol… More

A New, Autonomous, Current, Temperature and Salinity Profiler for Storm Conditions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas Webb, President
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The commercial development and initial deployments of the EM-APEX, a new instrument that is capable of measuring repeated profiles of ocean velocity, temperature, and salinity during hurricanes and severe storms, is proposed. Our understanding of oceanand atmosphere dynamics during severe storms is… More

A New, Autonomous, Current, Temperature and Salinity Profiler for Storm Conditions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas Webb, President
Award Amount: $450,000.00
Abstract:
The commercial development and initial deployments of the EM-APEX, a new instrument that is capable of measuring repeated profiles of ocean velocity, temperature, and salinity during hurricanes and severe storms, is proposed. Our understanding of oceanand atmosphere dynamics during severe storms is… More

Sensor Technology for Anti-Submarine Warfare

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Clayton Jones, Project Engineer
Award Amount: $450,000.00
Abstract:
Proposed is an underwater surveillance system for operation in denied littoral areas using autonomous underwater gliders. The approach is particularly suitable for extended surveillance prior to actual conflict and is capable of remote or off-shore deployment of multiple gliders. Gliders,… More

Underwater Acoustic Communications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTIO
Principal Investigator: Andrey Morozov, Chief Scientist
Award Amount: $69,833.00
RI Contact: James C. Preisig
Abstract:
Webb Research Corporation (WRC) and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) plan to develop on a modified Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) modulation for mobile time-variable underwater acoustical channel. The OFDM and COFDM (coded OFDM) systems are well known as very attractive… More