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Company Information:

Company Name: ARGON ENGINEERING ASSOC., INC.
City: Fairfax
State: VA
Zip+4: 22033
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (703) 995-4219

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,156,472.00 15
SBIR Phase II $2,848,516.00 3

Award List:

Mission Visual Planner

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert Kellogg
Award Amount: $69,961.00

Cryptologic Computer Architectures

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: William Carlin
Award Amount: $99,402.00

Cryptologic Computer Architectures

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Cathy Crews
Award Amount: $1,499,599.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert L. Kellogg, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $69,997.00

Compadre: A Device Independent Voice-to-Voice Language Translator Software Solution

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert Kellogg, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $98,391.00
Abstract:
There are many approaches to improving IW systems' ability to provide Indications and Warning (I&W) for the Information Warfare (IW) Picture. Traditional approaches have relied on rule based systems to infer the RF environment. But in the modern IWbattlespace the rules may change too quickly to… More

Sensor Tasking Segment (STS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert Kellogg, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $0.00

Sensor Tasking Segment (STS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert Kellogg, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $599,469.00

Synchronized RF Spectrum Search and Emitter Location

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert L. Kellogg, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $69,999.00
Abstract:
"Argon Engineering proposes a synchronized mobile platform Line of Position (LOP) signal intercept and geolocation system using digital narrowband scanning of coordinated wideband receivers. This approach provides precision time and frequency locking ofindependent mobile units under a designated… More

ANALOG/VIDEO COMMUNICATIONS LINK

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / SOCOM
Principal Investigator: Scott Miller, Senior Systems Engineer
Award Amount: $99,986.00
Abstract:
"Argon Engineering proposes to design a family of low probability of intercept/detection (LPI/LPD) data links capable of conveying analog (voice) and data (video and sensor data) in line-of-site (LOS) and over the horizon (OTH) modes for Special OperatingForces (SOF) tactical users using Joint… More

Threat Warning Software

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / SOCOM
Principal Investigator: Jim Sealock, Senior Systems Engineer
Award Amount: $99,941.00
Abstract:
"Argon Engineering Associates proposes to create a prototype threat warning visualization that integrates key features of signal threat characteristics into a battlefield and Geographic Information System intensive environment. This is accomplished duringan iterative approach during Phase I with… More

Digital Direction Finding

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Scott Bierly, Senior Systems Engineer
Award Amount: $69,933.00
Abstract:
Argon Engineering Associates presents an innovative approach to Direction Finding (DF), replacing analog Butler Matrix beamforming with an all-digital adaptive beam former. Argon proposes to implement FFT channelization before beamforming using FieldProgrammable Gate Arrays (FPGAs). This allows… More

Multi-Intelligence SIGINT (COMINT/ELINT) Sensor Processing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert Kellogg, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $69,988.00
Abstract:
Argon Engineering Associates proposes to create Early Correlation processing in Ship's Signal Exploitation Equipment by using Extensible Markup Language (XML) search of sensor Signal of Interest (SOI) intercept database using Electronic Warfare (EW/ELINT)report parameters. Correlated information… More

Anti-Terrorism - Detection, Indications, and Warnings

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert Kellogg, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $99,402.00
Abstract:
Protecting the U.S. coastline with commercial and naval ports is important. Providing indications and warning to U.S. Navy ships in foreign harbors is an equally daunting task. Argon Engineering Associates proposes to develop a small, low-cost HF, VHF,and UHF sensor to search and monitor maritime… More

Anti-Terrorism - Detection, Indications, and Warnings

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Robert Kellogg, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $749,448.00
Abstract:
During Phase I of the Anti-Terrorism SBIR Argon Engineering Associates investigated Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) architectures for integrating a common and versatile VHF Sensor at both land sites and aboard Class II Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) for both direction finding (DF) and signal… More

Physical Layer Information Assurance for Wireless Networks

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Scott Mason, Program Manager
Award Amount: $99,900.00
Abstract:
It is temping to leverage the tremendous power and rapid evolution of commercial wireless communications, although the vulnerability of this technology to intrusion, spoofing, and jamming remains a frustrating obstacle to their use in sensitive environments. Argon Engineering proposes to… More

UAV based Network-Centric Communications for Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Scott Mason, Program Manager
Award Amount: $69,850.00
Abstract:
Argon Engineering Associates and Advanced Radio Corporation (ARC) propose a Ku-Band data relay architecture that supports network-centric operations from an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). The architecture is comprised of multiple directional, asymmetric links that use efficient Ku-Band up/down… More

Command and Control Communications System Denial

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: James Ferguson, Program Manager
Award Amount: $69,958.00
Abstract:
Under the Ships Signal Exploitation Equipment (SSEE) program, and similar programs for its subsurface and airborne platforms, the US Navy is fielding a family of communications electronic support (ES) sensors based on new architectural principals. These sensors are built from fully commercial… More

Tactical Secure Voice/Data Encryption Device

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Scott Mason, Program Manager
Award Amount: $69,764.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop the architecture for a new communications terminal that will allow future phases to improve on both voice quality and encryption technology from the terminals currently in use such as the Advanced Narrowband Digital Voice Terminal (ANDVT). This new… More