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Company Information:

Name: Coherent Logix, Incorporated
Address: 1120 South Capital of Texas Highway
Building 3, Suite 310
Austin, TX
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (512) 382-8951

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,139,861.00 25
SBIR Phase II $15,120,581.00 15

Award List:

Adaptive Direction and Frequency and Filtering for Global Positioning System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Principal Scientist
Award Amount: $99,851.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Inc. proposes to develop Adaptive Direction and Frequency Filtering for Global Positioning System (ADFF-GPS) receivers. The end product will be a new GPS receiver architecture based on the concepts of software-defined radio and using a newhigh-performance, low-power, low-cost DSP… More

Digital Array Radar Processor (DARP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: William Hallidy, Chief Analyst
Award Amount: $69,941.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop concepts and design approaches that substantiate an achievable, highly parallel signal processing technology for DAR applications. This will enable the execution of real-time beamforming and pulsecompression algorithms.In the Phase I program,… More

Integration of Novel Processor Architecture in Remote Environments for Data-Fusion (INPARED-F)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jeffrey Campbell, Principal Scientist
Award Amount: $69,952.00
Abstract:
This proposal introduces the potential for an improved processing system for the EKV and SBIRS anti-ballistic missile modules. Integrated circuits capable of meeting today''s performance objectives require much power and are still not optimal fordigital signal processing. Power hungry chips often… More

Self-Optimizing Parallel Implementation of the VSIPL++ Standard (SOI)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Jan Garmany, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $99,889.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a self-optimizing parallel implementation of the VSIPL++ specification. This implementation will include a configuration tool that automatically extracts critical performance parameters from thetarget system and a template-metaprogrammed C++… More

Radiation-Hard Parallel DSP (RH-PDSP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,773.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a radiation-hardened, highly efficient, parallel digital signal processor (PDSP) integrated circuit. For non-radiation-hardened applications, CLX is developing a new, revolutionary, highly-efficient, ultra low power signal processor based on… More

Hyperspectral Image Processing Platform (HIPP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Michael Doerr, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $119,622.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated proposes to develop a Hyperspectral Image Processing Platform (HIPP) that will be able process 30 hyperspectral cubes per second, where a hypercube is approximately 100 MegaByte (MB) in size. The platform will be reprogrammable and dynamically reconfigurable to support… More

Hyperspectral Image Processing Platform (HIPP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Michael Doerr, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $729,998.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated proposes to develop a Hyperspectral Image Processing Platform (HIPP) that will revolutionize hyperspectral image processing systems with the capability to process a 128 Megabyte (MB) hyperspectral data cube at more than 30 data cubes per second while simultaneously being… More

Adaptive Directional and Frequency Filter for Global Positioning System (ADFF-GPS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Principal Scientist
Award Amount: $1,250,000.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated proposes the use of its patent pending HyperX technology for the computational requirements of a general Adaptive Directional and Frequency Filter (ADFF) system, suitable for use with multi-element antenna systems for exceptional reduction of jamming and interference in… More

Radiation-hard Parallel DSP (RH-PDSP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David Gibson
Award Amount: $745,181.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated. (CLX) proposes the use of its patent-pending HyperX technology for applications requiring radiation hardness on space-based platforms. The HyperX is a novel ultra-low power, high performance, parallel processing chip (integrated circuit) that is especially suitable for… More

High Performance Object Oriented Software for Parallel Embedded Systems (OSD/AF)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Jan Garmany, Principal Scientist
Award Amount: $722,097.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a suite of tools for finding optimal platform-dependent parallel implementations of the VSIPL++ specification. The suite will include a configuration tool that automatically extracts critical performance parameters from the target hardware… More

Multi-Chip Modules for Hyperspectral Image Processing (MCM-HIP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,960.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a multi-chip module (MCM) system for hyperspectral image processing and other high throughput signal processing applications requiring ultra-low power, extremely-high performance, and a ultra-small form factor. Hyperspectral image processors are… More

Adaptive Anti-Jam Radio System (AAJRS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Pricipal Investigator
Award Amount: $64,470.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop an adaptive anti-jam radio system (AAJRS) to provide accurate position, velocity, and time (PVT) to friendly military forces in the presence of strong RF interference. Interference may include obscured satellite view, jamming (intentional or… More

Simultaneous Real-Time Processing Surveillance Receiver (SRPSR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Bryan Schleck, Principal Scientist
Award Amount: $69,939.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a digital receiver with tightly coupled massively parallel signal processing to overcome the inherent limitations in current state of the art surveillance receivers. The proposed digital receiver will have the ability to measure intended and… More

Processing Smart Engine for Remote Sensing (PSERS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Bryan Schleck, Principal Scientist
Award Amount: $69,921.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop an innovative high-speed processing smart unit for remote sensing. The smart unit will provide a general-purpose platform that is capable of processing complex sensing algorithms from multiple sensor modalities in an extremely small form… More

Simultaneous Real-Time Processing Surveillance Receiver (SRPSR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Bryan Schleck, Senior Research Engineer
Award Amount: $1,489,743.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated proposes to develop a Simultaneous Real-Time Processing Surveillance Receiver (SRPSR) capable of measuring intended and unintended spectral emissions of electronic equipment in a very dense, noisy signal environment. This computation intensive SRPSR system will be based… More

Multi-Chip Modules for Hyperspectral Image Processing (MCM-HIP)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Senior MTS
Award Amount: $729,914.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a multi-chip module (MCM) for hyperspectral image processing and other high-throughput signal processing applications requiring ultra-low-power, extremely high performance, and very small form factor. Hyperspectral image processors (HIP) are… More

Processing Smart Engine for Remote Sensing (PSERS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Bryan Schleck, Senior Research Engineer
Award Amount: $2,509,844.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a Processing Smart Engine for Remote Sensing (PSERS) system that will result in a breakthrough processing technology that can be placed behind any passive or active sensor, such as video, thermal, acoustic, seismic, chemical, biological, and… More

High-performance Extremely Low Power GPS Receiver Card (HELPR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, VP, Research
Award Amount: $69,998.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a military High-performance Extremely Low Power GPS Receiver (HELPR) card suitable for use with soldier handheld PDAs, micro-UAVs, and unattended ground sensors. HELPR will be similar to existing PDA cards for civilian GPS receivers, but will… More

Flexible Home-on-Jam (FHOJ)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, VP Research
Award Amount: $99,986.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Inc. (CLX) proposes to develop a Flexible Home-on-Jam (FHOJ) radio direction finding (RDF) system capable of identifying and simultaneously tracking multiple jamming sources to provide accurate targeting vectors. This tracking technology builds on our prior work in developing… More

Adaptive Low-Power Anti-Jam (ALPAJ)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Sr. Member of Technical Staff
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes an Adaptive Low-Power Anti-Jam (ALPAJ) digital processor for handheld GPS receivers for high-reliability navigation and positioning. The goal is a single integrated circuit digital signal processor (DSP) consuming under 600mW for AJ digital processing of… More

Secure Embedded Software Radio (SESR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael B. Doerr, Chief Technology Officer
Award Amount: $69,967.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes the Secure Embedded Software Radio (SESR) program to facilitate the development of a SDR development kit based on the Hyper64 processor with an accompanying software development flow to support rapid development and fielding of this technology to the… More

Adaptive Anti-Jam Radio System (AAJRS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael B. Doerr, Chief Technology Officer
Award Amount: $2,058,725.00
Abstract:
Incompatibility is a major problem in wireless communications, due to the proliferation of wireless networks based on different technologies that cannot interoperate with one another. The incompatibility of consumer, military, and local jurisdictional communication devices was never more evident to… More

High-performance Extremely Low Power GPS Receiver Card (HELPR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Senior Member of Technica
Award Amount: $729,783.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes to develop a military High-performance Extremely Low Power GPS Receiver (HELPR) system suitable for use with soldier handheld PDAs, micro-UAVs, and unattended ground sensors. HELPR will support form factors similar to existing PDA cards for civilian GPS… More

Software Defined Radio Waveform Development Kit (SDR-WDK)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Michael B. Doerr, Chief Technology Officer
Award Amount: $68,071.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes the Software Defined Radio Waveform Development Kit (SDR-WDK) program to facilitate the development of a SDR development kit based on the Hyper64 processor with an accompanying software development flow to support rapid development and fielding of this… More

Reliable High Performance Processing System (RHPPS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,950.00
Abstract:
NASA's exploration, science, and space operations systems are critically dependent on the hardware technologies used in their implementation. Specifically, the performance and deployment of autonomous and computationally-intensive capabilities for space based observatories, orbiters, autonomous… More

Software Defined Common Processing System (SDCPS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Michael B. Doerr, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,955.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated proposes the Software Defined Common Processing System (SDCPS) program to facilitate the development of a Software Defined Radio development kit based on HyperX Technology with an accompanying software development flow to support rapid development and fielding of this… More

Software Defined Common Processing System (SDCPS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Kevin Shelby, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,988.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes the development of a Software Defined Common Processing System (SDCPS) that leverages the inherent advantages of an integrated parallel processing architecture. Targeting a specific waveform (TBD) specified by NASA-GRC in terms of a high level functional… More

Reliable High Performance Processing System (RHPPS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: David Gibson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,914.00
Abstract:
NASA's exploration, science, and space operations systems are critically dependent on the hardware technologies used in their implementation. Specifically, the performance and deployment of autonomous and computationally-intensive capabilities for space based observatories, orbiters, autonomous… More

Software Defined Radio Waveform Development Kit (SDR-WDK)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Kevin Shelby, System Architect
Award Amount: $745,703.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes the Software Defined Radio Waveform Development Kit (SDR-WDK) program to facilitate the development of a SDR development kit based on the Hyper64 processor with an accompanying software development flow to support rapid development and fielding of this… More

Smart Array for Enhanced Resolution (SAFER)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Martin Hunt, Program Manager
Award Amount: $69,993.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes the development of an integrated large format detector array and low-power, high performance HyperX parallel processor to increase the situational awareness capabilities of the modern warfighter. This system will combine the high bandwidth and glueless… More

bioX Processor (bioX)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Brian Dalio, System Architect
Award Amount: $69,971.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Inc., (CLX) proposes to leverage significant previous and on-going investment in the massively parallel HyperX technology fabric by investigating enhancements to the HyperX hardware, application software, and tool flow to better support dynamic reconfiguration of processing and data… More

Advanced Low-Power Integrated GPS Receiver (ALPIGR)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Nirali Patel, Application Engineer
Award Amount: $99,896.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Inc. (CLX) proposes the development of a low power, integrated GPS receiver and anti-jam unit based on a software defined radio (SDR) platform built around its massively parallel HyperX digital signal processing technology. Integrating results from previous and current projects, the… More

Smart Adaptive GPS Equipment (SAGE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Nirali Patel, DSP Application Developer
Award Amount: $99,922.00
Abstract:
Ground, vehicle and airborne-based GPS receivers are subject to a variety of natural and man-made interference. Environmental impairments such as reduced signal strength due to heavy foliage, multipath reflections due to obstacles such as tall buildings and mountains are more pronounced in… More

bioX Processor (bioX)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Brian Dalio, System Aechitect
Award Amount: $729,993.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated is leveraging significant previous and on-going investment in the massively parallel HyperX technology by investigating enhancements to the COTS HyperX hardware, application software, and tool flow to better support dynamically adaptive processing. The attributes build… More

Smart Array for Enhanced Resolution (SAFER)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Martin Hunt, Program Manager
Award Amount: $729,759.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated (CLX) proposes the development of an integrated large format detector array and low-power, high performance HyperX parallel processor to increase the situational awareness capabilities of the modern warfighter. This system will combine the high bandwidth and glueless… More

Radio Communication System Development Environment (Xsdev)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Michael Doerr, Chief Technology Officer – (512) 382-8947
Award Amount: $98,999.00
Abstract:
Building on a foundation methodology, process, and successful introduction of unprecedented development environment capability, Coherent Logix, Incorporated proposes to further develop and expand the capabilities of the development environment to support MAC and other layers and needs impacting… More

eXtreme wrist computer (Xwatch)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Michael B. Doerr, Chief Technology Officer – (512) 382-8947
Award Amount: $99,961.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The eXtreme wrist computer (Xwatch) Program leverages significant previous and on-going investment in processor, RF, rapid product development, integration and miniaturization efforts by Coherent Logix, Incorporated. The proposed Xwatch program has been structured to work closely with… More

Visual Irradiance Programmable Enhanced Range&Resolution Camera (VIPER2)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Martin Hunt, Program Manager – (512) 826-2583
Award Amount: $79,911.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated proposes the development of a VIPER2 color camera system that will be capable of generating high definition (HD) level resolution and high dynamic range video imagery by combining the large dynamic range Fairchild sCMOS sensor, High Dynamic Range image fusion algorithm,… More

HyperX Adaptive Resolution Reconnaissance Information Extraction (HARRIER)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Martin Hunt, Program Manager – (512) 826-2583
Award Amount: $79,964.00
Abstract:
Coherent Logix, Incorporated proposes the development of a closely coupled imaging sensor and massively parallel processor that will enable a new level of autonomous operation of Unmanned Air Systems. The HARRIER system will provide a computing architecture that supports advanced computer vision… More

eXtreme wrist computer (Xwatch)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Nirali Patel, SDR Program Manager – (512) 382-8957
Award Amount: $749,939.00
Abstract:
The eXtreme wrist computer (Xwatch) Program leverages significant previous and on-going investment in processor, RF, rapid product development, integration and miniaturization efforts by Coherent Logix, Incorporated. The proposed Xwatch program has been structured to work closely with industry to… More