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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until April, 2020.

  1. Low Visibility Decoy Flare

    SBC: Aerodyne Research, Inc.            Topic: SOCOM09002

    Low visibility flares offer significant advantages for nighttime protection of rotary wing vehicles. Aerodyne Research Inc (ARI) and its teaming partner ATK propose flares having nearly same intensity in IR bands of interest while having greatly reduced visibility. The Phase I program will build on previous work performed by ARI on low visibility flares to identify candidate flare compositions h ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseSpecial Operations Command
  2. Panoramic Helmet-Mounted Display and Processing

    SBC: AGILTRON, INC.            Topic: SB091010

    Leveraging on our extensive experience on laser projection technology, AGILTRON proposes to realize a new class of see-through type of Head Mounted Display (HMD) with wide field of view and foveal vision ability, targeted for integrating with enhanced vision systems for night and daytime dismounted infantry combat operations with a secondary function of providing command and control information an ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  3. Single Wall Carbon Nanotube Printed Integrated Circuits

    SBC: AGILTRON, INC.            Topic: SB082014

    Leveraging on our extensive experience in carbon nanotube material processes and printing technology, AGILTRON together with a research group from UIUC, propose to realize a new class of integrated circuits printed from single wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs). This new printed integrated circuit (PIC) is based on recently developed medium SWCNT ICs on flexible plastic substrates. The result will be ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  4. Lilliputian Thermal Camera

    SBC: AGILTRON, INC.            Topic: SB082006

    The Agiltron lilliputian thermal camera implements a revolutionary approach to thermal imaging. Based on our company’s proven photomechanical IR imaging technology, we separate the IR focal plane array (FPA) from the readout integrated circuitry (ROIC), which allows ubiquitous yet highly-functional CMOS imagers to serve as the ROIC. The disruptive, modular design of the Agiltron lilliputian ther ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  5. Cognitive Patterns: An Architecture for Distributed Control of ChemBots

    SBC: APTIMA, INC.            Topic: SB082007

    A key challenge to the future deployment of DARPA’s Chemical Robots (ChemBots) ChemBots is a system for controlling them that operates in a distributed fashion. There are three primary requirements: 1) its distributed nature must be transparent to the user; 2) it must exploit local acting and sensing capabilities while maintaining a global common operational picture; and 3) it must be robust to ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  6. Metal Hydride Energy Source for HALE Aircraft Propulsion

    SBC: Busek Co., Inc.            Topic: SB082064

    Busek Co. Inc. and the Applied Research Laboratory (ARL) of Pennsylvania State University propose to develop a metal hydride based propulsion system for High Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) aircraft. In Phase I, we will select the most promising propellant combination and design a system around it. We will demonstrate through analysis that the system can meet relevant HALE aircraft goals for powe ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  7. Registration of EO and LIDAR using an Interoperability Architecture for Net-Centric Environments (RELIANCE)

    SBC: Charles River Analytics, Inc.            Topic: SOCOM09003

    The “see first, understand first, act first, finish decisively” principle requires that military commanders and analysts be provided a complete, up-to-the-second view of the battlefield. Currently deployed full motion video (FMV) sensors provide crucial real-time situational awareness, but suffer from limited field of view and lack of geographical context. Augmenting current FMV displays with ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseSpecial Operations Command
  8. Modular Affective Reasoning-based Versatile Introspective Architecture (MARVIN)

    SBC: Charles River Analytics, Inc.            Topic: SB072009

    Robotic vehicles, unmanned systems, and critical command and control networks need to operate effectively in complex, dynamic, and adversarial environments. Currently, fielded systems are not up to the task as they are not able to dynamically modify their behavior to suit the changing environment and they can be immobilized by simple component failures. Future operations will not tolerate such bri ...

    SBIR Phase II 2009 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  9. Continuously Optimized Markets for Mission Assured Networking with Dynamic Environments and Resources (COMMANDER)

    SBC: Charles River Analytics, Inc.            Topic: SB082058

    The goal of Net-Centric Warfare (NCW) is to provide the warfighter with the right information at the right time. As command and control (C2) doctrine and tactics evolve with NCW at their core, mission critical tasks become increasingly reliant on the integrity and responsiveness of network resources. Adding support for Mission Assured Networking (MAN), the capability to map mission critical tasks ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  10. Moving Object Tracking Onboard a Moving Platform (MOTO-MP)

    SBC: Charles River Analytics, Inc.            Topic: SB082029

    Mobile robots are a valuable asset to warfighters, keeping them out of harms way while remotely conducting dangerous bomb-disposal and reconnaissance missions. Autonomous and semi-autonomous operation of these robots would provide additional benefit by freeing up the attention of the operator for other tasks such as personal safety. It also increases usability and reduces training time. Thus far, ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency

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