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MATE INTERFACE CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY (ICA) STANDARD

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
3702
Program Year/Program:
1988 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
3702
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Ateam Corp
4027 Col Glenn Hwy, Suite 400a Dayton, OH 45431
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Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1988
Title: MATE INTERFACE CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY (ICA) STANDARD
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $584,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE MATE PROGRAM OFFICE HAS REQUESTED A REVIEW OF THE MATE GENERAL PURPOSE ELECTRICAL INTERFACE CONNECTOR STANDARD TO IMPROVE THE GUIDANCE TO DEVELOP THE MATE INTERFACE CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY (ICA). THIS STUDY WILL GATHER INFORMATION, ANALYZE THE RESULTS AND PROVIDE RECOMMENDATIONS TO VERIFY THAT THE ICA WILL MEET PROJECTED AIR FORCE TESTING REQUIREMENTS IN A COST EFFECTIVE MANNER. THE FOLLOWING TECHNICAL OBJECTIVES WILL BE COMPLETED AS PART OF THE PHASE I STUDY: 1. IDENTIFY THE QUANTITY AND TYPES OF TEST SIGNALS REQUIRED TO SATISFY CURRENT AND FUTURE AIR FORCE TEST REQUIREMENTS. 2. DETERMINE IF THE MATE ICA STANDARD SHOULD INCLUDE INCREASED DIGITAL CAPABILITY. 3. DETERMINE A METHOD TO MAKE THE DIGITAL AREA OF THE ICA TRANSPORTABLE TO SUPPORT DIFFERENT LOGIC LEVELS. 4. DETERMINE IF THE MATE ICA STANDARD SHOULD PERMIT DIFFERENTIAL LINE DRIVERS AND RECEIVERS AT THE INTERFACE. 5. DETERMINE IF UNIVERSAL PIN CAPABILITIES CAN BE PROVIDED IN THE ICA. 6. DETERMINE IF PIN ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CAN BE INSERTED INTO THE CURRENT MATE ICA STANDARD WITHOUT IMPACTING THE MATE OBJECTIVE TO ACHIEVE TPS INTEROPERABILITY BETWEEN MATE ICAS. 7. SURVEY ICA TECHNOLOGIES AND IDENTIFY POSSIBLE IMPROVEMENTS TO THE ICA STANDARD.

Principal Investigator:

Kenneth D Wilkinson
5132377971

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Ateam Corp.
7920 Chambersburg Rd Dayton, OH 45424

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