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Intelligent Scenario Generator for Nonlinear Warfare Planning

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Award ID:
35653
Program Year/Program:
1997 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
35653
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
ZC&H DYNAMIC SYSTEMS, INC.
102 San Mateo Terrace Cedar Park, TX 78613
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1997
Title: Intelligent Scenario Generator for Nonlinear Warfare Planning
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $98,557.00
 

Abstract:

ZC&H Dynamic Systems, Inc. proposes the development of an intelligent system for generating scenarios that will support strategic planning and policy analysis. The proposed system will be a tool-kit that will provide methods for modeling and reasoning about nonlinear effects in both warfare and corporate settings. Included will be tools for identifying centers of gravity, both of the user and the target, and measures of effectiveness, including costs, of attacking or defending such targets. Included will be techniques from traditional cost-benefit analysis, like what-if scenario generation, as well as newer methods of determining costs of action based on nonlinear stochastic pricing methods for options and securities. The output of the system will be scenarios, driven in part by the input of users and in part by resident data bases of pertinent information, including historical background, and quantitative models.

Principal Investigator:

James Chaffee
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Zc&h Dynamic Systems, Inc.
5608 Muster Court Austin, TX 78713

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