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Company Information:

Company Name: XONTECH, INC.
City: Van Nuys
State: CA
Zip+4: 91406
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (818) 947-3296

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,234,510.00 20
SBIR Phase II $5,112,110.00 9

Award List:

SCAN-WITHIN-A-PULSE (SWAP) CONCEPT FOR MULTISTATIC RADAR VOLUME COVERAGE COORDINATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: C albert moreno
Award Amount: $49,325.00
Abstract:
A continuing difficulty with multistatic radar design is coordination of the transmitter and receiver antenna beams to cover the desired search volume. conventionally, the receiving antenna(s) are steered electronically as a function of intrapulse time to the direction from which target echos could… More

ANTI-SIMULATION DEVICES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: George E Bohannon
Award Amount: $49,979.00

INFRA-RED SENSOR CALIBRATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Theodore D Fay
Award Amount: $48,984.00

INFRA-RED SENSOR CALIBRATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Theodore D Fay
Award Amount: $426,000.00
Abstract:
Infrared sensor calibration uncertainties have resulted in confusion of flight test data for sensors viewing identical objects. this has led to divergent interpretations of strategic target phenomenology in the exo-atmosphere region. the resolution of this controversy is critical to the further… More

FAST PLASMA/ANTENNA BORESIGHT ERROR CODE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kurt Golden
Award Amount: $49,867.00

ANTI-SIMULATION DEVICES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: George E Bohannon
Award Amount: $514,394.00
Abstract:
The phase i effort will address the development of antisimulation devices for denying rv-decoy discrimination based on precision motion measurements and certain rcs discriminants. the feasibility of developing small electronically controlled scattering devices will be established, including the… More

FAST PLASMA/ANTENNA BORESIGHT ERROR CODE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kurt Golden
Award Amount: $185,000.00
Abstract:
Advanced reentry system simulations need comprehensive flow field plasma, aerothermal antenna window heating and ablation, and reentry antenna prediction capabilities. the on-board electromagnetic (em) sensors and coherent signal processing are degraded by the hot ablating antenna window and… More

ADVANCED ANTENNA WINDOW TECHNOLOGY, SNYTHETIC-APERTURE-RADAR REENTRY APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kurt Golden , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $53,755.00
Abstract:
The use of synthetic-aperture-radar (sar) sensors to aid in navigation on the new high performance maneuvering lifting reentry vehicles (hp-marv) during the long level glide portion of the trajectory has good potential. sar sensors are an interesting alternative to the high power scanned pencil beam… More

STATISTICAL DATA FOR ORBITAL DEBRIS: A MMWIR CONCEPT FEASIBILITY ASSESSMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Stan Cottrill , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $51,957.00
Abstract:
Space vehicles, particularly long duration earth orbiting missions such as space station, are vulnerable to hypervelocity impacts from space debris. the space debris population is increasing steadily and it is important to model the environment to insure that the risk of impace with space vehicles… More

ELECTROMAGNETIC TRANSMISSION THROUGH PLASMA, ADDING GPS TO INERTIAL PLATFORM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kurt E. Golden
Award Amount: $54,218.00

ELECTROMAGNETIC TRANSMISSION THROUGH PLASMA, ADDING GPS TO INERTIAL PLATFORM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Kurt E. Golden
Award Amount: $553,245.00
Abstract:
Combining gps and inertial navigation systems on future advanced hypersonic aerodynamic weapon systems could provide superior navigation performance compared with current inertial platforms along and at a lower cost. gps solutions along would be difficult because of plasma sheathing periods starting… More

Methods of Reducing Reentry Plasma Effects for Advanced Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Stanley G. Howard
Award Amount: $49,570.00

TRACKING RADAR ADVANCED SIGNAL PROCESSING COMPUTING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Stanley Cottrill
Award Amount: $487,408.00
Abstract:
The mission operations directed at usaka often involve complex target configurations under observation by numerous radars, optics sensors, and telemetry stations. in non-nominal missions, and in complex nominal missions, the real time activities unfold rapidly which taxes the abilities of the… More

TRACKING RADAR ADVANCED SIGNAL PROCESSING COMPUTING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Stanley Cottrill
Award Amount: $46,646.00

Aegis Radar Simulation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: George E. Bohannon
Award Amount: $57,175.00
Abstract:
This SBIR will focus on developing a practical computer workstation radar and radar environment model that can be used by the Navy Aegis program. Primary emphasis will be on modeling the SPY-LB radar with the ability to easily handle enhancements. A major part of the software system will be… More

Antenna Monopulse Measurement Modeling and Calibration for Improved Tracking

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Carl Pitts
Award Amount: $68,071.00
Abstract:
Complicated flight experiments planned for USAKA over the next decade make it important to make maximum use of existing sensor assets. ALTAIR, with its high sensitivity and wide beamwidth, can observe most of the objects in these target rich complexes from horizon break to well into reentry. Given… More

Data Fusion for Enhanced Deep Space Surveillance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Richard Kusper
Award Amount: $69,770.00
Abstract:
This Small business Innovation Research Phase I project will determine the benefits of fusing available optical sensor data with the ALTAIR range and range-rate data for improving the quality of the orbital element sets on deep space satellites. The expected improvement in the ability of Space… More

Basepair Mismatch Analysis Using Capillary Electrophoresis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Kurt Golden , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $699,977.00

Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) Simulator for Re-Entry Body Application

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Kurt Golden
Award Amount: $69,977.00
Abstract:
The development of a multi-channel GPS satellite signal simulator incorporating hypersonic re-entry effects is being proposed. The Phase 1 effort will focus on feasibility issues, Phase 2 hardware design issues, and a limited laboratory demonstrate of the concept using existing hardware. A GPS… More

Advanced Algorithm Development

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Alan Marcus, Program Manager
Award Amount: $68,621.00
Abstract:
"XonTech, Inc. proposes to conduct a SBIR Phase I program to determine the effectiveness of XonTech's Bayesian Detection Processing (BDP) algorithms in improving missile detection and tracking performance. BDP is a method for enhancing signals that are tooweak to be used by a conventional tracker… More

Advanced Discrimination Concepts utilizing Short Pulse High Power Microwave (HPM) Devices

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Sally Colocho, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,964.00
Abstract:
"This effort proposes a new and innovative approach to defeating discrimination countermeasures. The suggested approach utilizes High Power Microwave (HPM) devices to counter a variety of discrimination threats. The concept leverages the Multiple MiniatureKill Vehicle (MMKV) concept as a means of… More

Object-Oriented Radar Analysis and Simulation Building Blocks

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jeff Johnson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,963.00
Abstract:
"Radar simulation is an important tool in the design and analysis of radar systems.The radar engineer typically uses radar simulations and other computer computationsto perform trade studies of configurations, develop signal and data processingalgorithms, and analyze performance. These simulations… More

Subtopic B - Interactive Discrimination Techniques utilizing Advanced Interceptor Concepts for Ballistic Missile Defense

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Lem Pottsepp, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,877.00
Abstract:
"This SBIR Phase I program will evaluate the feasibility of combining innovativeinteractive discrimination techniques with advanced interceptor concepts to enhancethe robustness of existing and future Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Systemsagainst countermeasures. Countermeasures are one of the… More

Sensor Resource Mgmt Using a Genetic Algorithm Appoarch

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Doug Burgess, Technical Manager
Award Amount: $69,251.00
Abstract:
"Missile defense is moving toward a 'system of systems' approach, and the level of autonomy within individual sensing components becomes more challenging. The battle management segment must manage the available sensor resources for engagement planning andutilization of interceptor inventories.… More

High Power Microwave Bistatic Radar Concept for Ballistic Missile Defense

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Mark Barnes, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,222.00
Abstract:
"The project proposes to evaluate the feasibility of enhancing the technology level of the Multiple Miniature Kill Vehicles (MMKV's) that uses High Power Microwave (HPM) devices with a receiver system to collect bistatic radar data for objectdiscrimination. The primary criticism of most missile… More

Ultra-Wide Band Perimeter Security System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Eddie Hughes, Technical Group Manager
Award Amount: $98,318.00
Abstract:
"XonTech Inc., is proposing the design, development, and employment of a reliable dual frequency ultra-wide band (UWB) radar system, capable of foliage penetration (FOPEN), that can be used independently or to complement or supplement existing perimetersecurity systems in such a manner that it will… More

Subtopic B - Interactive Discrimination Techniques utilizing Advanced Interceptor Concepts for Ballistic Missile Defense

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Earl Reed, Project Manager
Award Amount: $748,539.00
Abstract:
XonTech will leverage the work performed under the Phase I SBIR entitled

Ultra-Wide Band Perimeter Security System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Rob Ryland, Sr. Analyst/Engineer
Award Amount: $747,623.00
Abstract:
With Homeland Defense programs gaining attention, there is a significant need to enhance existing technologies for sensor-based perimeter defense. In Phase I we have developed a novel design for a low-power Ultra-Wide Band UHF Radar using direct digitalwaveform generation and digitization that will… More

Object-Oriented Radar Analysis and Simulation Building Blocks

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jeff Johnson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $749,924.00
Abstract:
Radar simulation is an important tool in the design and analysis of radar systems. The current state-of-the-art in radar simulation is either development of a project specific simulation or use of a Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) product. The developmentof a simulation from scratch is costly and… More