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Technologies for Enabling Warfighter Intuitive Decision Making

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2013 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
N122-144-0443
Solicitation Year:
2012
Solicitation Topic Code:
N122-144
Solicitation Number:
2012.2
Small Business Information
Icosystem Corporation
10 Fawcett St. Cambridge, MA -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2013
Title: Technologies for Enabling Warfighter Intuitive Decision Making
Agency: DOD
Contract: N00014-13-M-0040
Award Amount: $79,945.00
 

Abstract:

Traditional concepts of neural-machine interface use brain signals as: control inputs; to assess neurocognitive states for modification of information delivery to improve human performance; to guide selection of image sets. We propose a revolutionary concept of interfacing Electrical Geodesics"technology (sensors and brain signal analysis) with Icosystem"s interactive evolutionary computation (IEC) (search and decision support) for certain data mining and discovery tasks. IEC combines the unique ability of humans to instantly detect patterns with the computer"s ability to generate millions of solutions. This approach enables a significantly broader exploration of model space while always satisfying the model constraints. While the task described is simple for a proof-of-concept, the implications can dramatically improve the quality and thoroughness for a range of analytic and discovery tasks.

Principal Investigator:

Eric Bonabeau
Chief Scientific Officer
(617) 520-1020
eric@icosystem.com

Business Contact:

Carolyn Potter
SVP of Finance
(617) 520-1050
carolyn@icosystem.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Icosystem Corporation
10 Fawcett St. Cambridge, MA -

EIN/Tax ID: 043535516
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No