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Modeling of interior nozzle flows for transient effects, realistic high performance nozzle physics and coupling to Large Eddy Simulation modeling of t

Company: Cascade TechNologies, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2014 / 1
Abstract: The objective of the present proposal is to develop and apply accurate, robust and cost-effective methodologies for the prediction of the interior nozzle flow, seamlessly coupled with high-fidelity large eddy simulation (LES) for the prediction of the jet plume and radiated noise. The simulations… more

Unmanned Surface Vehicle (USV) Tow Point Surge Reduction for Towed Body Stabilization

Company: Maritime Applied Physics Corporation Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2014 / 1
Abstract: … body will enable the USV platform to achieve acceptable mine hunting system performance. This proposal will examine three methods of surge motion reduction: vessel speed control, a motion compensated winch and a means to control the cable catenary. A simulation … more

Automated Analog Electronics Design Tools for Obsolete Parts

Company: Ridgetop Group, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2014 / 1
Abstract: … Cadence APS for Verilog and Verilog-A simulations. Ridgetop"s own ProChek fabrication process characterization system will be integrated as a part of the tool flow to rapidly provide very valuable test data for optimum fabrication process selection, simulation … more

Optical Remote Detection of Low Level Earth Surface Vibrations

Company: Spectral Sciences, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / STTR / 2014 / 2
Abstract: … in the remote detection of minute signals. Our University of Louisville partners are leaders in state-of-the-art research this area. In Phase I, we successfully demonstrated optical detection technology in the laboratory, developed a space platform simulation … more

Raw Data Generation Tool for X-ray Security Imaging Systems

Company: TeleSecurity Sciences Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DHS / SBIR / 2014 / 1
Abstract: … spectrum to various scatter events during the photon transport. The proposed simulator models the entire X-ray detection process from photon generation to various scatter events to the eventual detection of transmitted/scattered photons. In particular, the simulator … more

3D Printed heterogeneously integrated sensors embedded in Anatomical training models

Company: Advanced Life Technologies LLC Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2014 / 2
Abstract: Currently there are over 20 types of procedural simulation models available for surgical skill training. Despite the large number of simulators currently available, there is a definite need for low cost anatomical training models with integrated sensors… more

Automated Human and System Performance Assessment in Operational Environments

Company: Advanced Anti-Terror Technologies Corp. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / STTR / 2013 / 2
Abstract: … and system performance in real-time for fused performance monitoring and after-action-review purposes. FRAM accomplishes this by fusing output of normative models of behaviors (cognitive/procedural/team), human states (physiological/affective), system states (simulation models… more

Braided Composite Technologies for Rotorcraft Structures

Company: A&P Technology Agency/Program/Year/Phase: NASA / SBIR / 2013 / 2
Abstract: …program will make the first large scale hybrid gears that can be run in a rotating gear rig with imposed torque loading. Several full scale gears will be made as well as full scale test elements. Test results from full scale testing will be applied to computer simulation … more

Modeling and Simulation Technologies Development for Combat System Integration and Certification

Company: Innovative Defense Technologies Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2013 / 2
Abstract: … to the framework will be developed to manage large amounts of data/information through defined APIs, models and communication processing. This effort includes developing required use cases for the targeted interface and their associated automated simulation … more

Graphical HPC Application Suite for Supporting the Product Simulation Lifecycles

Company: Kitware Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOE / SBIR / 2013 / 2
Abstract: … of manufacturing and engineering practices in solving real-world problems. By using these tools, manufacturers will be able to improve their design cycles and reduce their need of developing expensive physical prototypes. In Phase I, a framework referred to as the Simulation… more

Fuel Efficient Forward Operating Base (FOB)

Company: Marine Design Dynamics, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2013 / 2
Abstract: The objective of this project is to develop a software based FOB energy simulation model that will enable the USMC to effectively analyze FOB energy efficiency under various configurations and assess the impacts of current and emerging conventional and… more

High Assurance SATCOM Policy-based Network Management

Company: Scalable Network Technologies Inc Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2013 / 2
Abstract: …;faster than real-time"satellite network models of interest to ensure that the satellite network will be managed by treating the system as a"whole"and network management policies be comprehensively validated using the high fidelity network simulation … more

Cognitive Task Analysis Based Modeling and Simulation Environment for Cyber Training and Assessment

Company: Scalable Network Technologies Inc Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / STTR / 2013 / 1
Abstract: … of evolving status and attributes of elements, comprehension of combined observations to evaluate current situation in order to make predictions of possible future based on past experience and knowledge. The overall system architecture of our proposed simulation … more

ModelSHOP - Model for Simulated Human Operator Performance

Company: Stottler Henke Associates, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / STTR / 2013 / 1
Abstract: We propose to develop the Model for Simulated Human Operator Performance (ModelSHOP), a behavior authoring and execution capability for injecting variable Human-in-Control (HIC) actions and decisions into Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) simulation. … more

High Fidelity Helicopter Lag Damper Model for Comprehensive Rotor Analysis

Company: Techno-Sciences, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / STTR / 2013 / 2
Abstract: …such as the University of Maryland Advanced rotorcraft Code (UMARC), Copter (Bell"s comprehensive rotor code), CAMRAD II (Comprehensive Analytical Model of Rotorcraft Aerodynamics and Dynamics), and GenHel (Sikorsky"s General Helicopter Flight Dynamic Simulation … more

Game-Based Deployable Trainer with True 3D and High Acuity Display

Company: Third Dimension Technologies Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2013 / 1
Abstract: … as it reduces system complexity (lower cost) and improves rendering budgets (better performance) without loss of fidelity. Thus, the W3DGE, as an affordable game-based platform, offers a major cost-savings opportunity for the Department of Defense (DoD) in simulation,… more

3D Printed heterogeneously integrated sensors embedded in Anatomical training models

Company: Advanced Diagnostic Technologies Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2013 / 1
Abstract: Despite the large number of procedural simulation models currently available, there is a definite need for low cost anatomical training models with integrated sensors capable of recording the location and pressure measurements of a user"s performance in… more

Mitigation of Biologically Induced Active Sonar Reverberation in Littoral Regions

Company: Applied Research in Acoustics LLC Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2013 / 1
Abstract: …ted individually and as an integrated processing system with simulated midfrequency active sonar data representative of the AN/SQS-53C operating in a shallow-water environment with various sources of biologically induced clutter, as generated by a validated sonar-simulation … more

Development of a Field Emitter Array Based High-Current Electron Injector

Company: Advanced Energy Systems, Inc Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOE / SBIR / 2012 / 1
Abstract: … excellent emission uniformity, and transverse emittance compatible with high-brightness performance. Phase I will involve performance optimization of diamond field emitter arrays through precise control of morphology, composition, and surface functionalization, and simulation,… more

High Performance Spatial Filter Array Based on Signal Mode Fiber Bundle

Company: Agiltron Corporation Agency/Program/Year/Phase: NASA / SBIR / 2012 / 1
Abstract: … uniformity, low cost, easy assembly and high stability.In Phase I, Agiltron will build a GIF-based SFA prototype to prove the feasibility of the proposed low cost program for NASA applications. At the same time, a theoretical study will be made to build a simulation … more

Manufacturing Process Optimization of Ultrasonic Bonding of Metallic Composites

Company: Applied Optimization, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / STTR / 2012 / 1
Abstract: The research objective of the proposed work is to apply the foundational knowledge of ultrasonic bonding, metallic composites, microstructure transformation kinetics and material failure criteria to create a multi-scale simulation model for the optimization… more

Computational Process Model Development for Direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM)

Company: Applied Optimization, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2012 / 1
Abstract: … prediction of temperature, residual stress and melt pool control in commercially available, electron-beam and laser based Ti-6Al-4V powder-bed processes. The Phase I will consist of three tasks. First task is to implement automated procedures to define the simulation … more

Self-Organizing Sensing and Actuation for Advanced Process Control

Company: Cybosoft, General Cybernation Group, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOE / SBIR / 2012 / 1
Abstract: …nce of a novel SOS Bed Thickness Sensor; (6) Develop the concept and features of Self-Organizing Actuation (SOA) technology; (7) Develop an SOA algorithm for controlling disruptive gas flows; (8) Implement the SOA algorithm in LabVIEW software; (9) Develop a real-time simulation… more

Methods for interfacing broad bandwidth data links to airborne ISR systems

Company: EDAptive Computing, Inc. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 2012 / 2
Abstract: … with confidence. Prior success and new research in our Phase I SBIR has already shown that ECI"s innovative tool suite will be clearly applicable to Air Force systems, technologies, and programs. BENEFIT: The need for delivering a comprehensive and accurate simulation… more

Graphical HPC Application Suite for Supporting the Product Simulation Lifecycles

Company: Kitware Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOE / SBIR / 2012 / 1
Abstract: … for exporting the results from the simulation. All the applications will support a client/server model so that a user can make use of HPC facilities from his or her computer. Finally, the suite will provide the ability for analysis experts to predefine conceptual simulation… more