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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY20 is not expected to be complete until September, 2021.

  1. Innovative Methods for Correlating Physiological Measures of Pilot Workload to Handling Qualities

    SBC: Systems Technology, Inc.            Topic: N192071

    In 1969 George Cooper and Robert Harper published their seminal report on the use of pilot ratings in aircraft handling qualities evaluations that produced the pilot rating scale that remains in use today. The scale features key innovations that revolutionized handling qualities testing including the decision tree that guides pilots to the handling qualities level and the individual ratings that a ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  2. Microtexture Imaging and Characterization for Alloys

    SBC: Hedgefog Research Inc.            Topic: N192072

    To address the Navy’s need for a rapid, cost effective inspection system for microstructures in alloys, Hedgefog Research Inc. (HFR) proposes to develop a new Microtexture Identification and Characterization for Alloys (MICA) system. The proposed MICA is based on a novel combination of an optical measurement system and advanced image processing algorithms for microstructure inspection. The optic ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  3. Robotic Optically Based Autonomous Communications System

    SBC: Intellisense Systems, Inc.            Topic: N192075

    Addressing the Navy’s need for high-speed, broadband, secure communications in RF-denied environments between manned platforms and Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS), Intellisense Systems, Inc. (ISI) proposes to develop new Robotic Optically Based Autonomous Communications (ROBACOMS). Incorporating laser communication, which is not susceptible to jamming, interception, or detection, ROBACOMS ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  4. Holographic Lens Optical-Element for Laser Inter-Node Communication

    SBC: Intellisense Systems, Inc.            Topic: N192056

    To address the Navy need for a holographic optical element (HOE) that enables enhanced functionality of free space optical (FSO) communication among mobile platforms, Intellisense Systems, Inc. (ISI) proposes to develop a new Holographic Lens Optical-Element for Laser Inter-Node Communication (HoloLINC) technology based on the integration of three key technological components developed by ISI: (1) ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  5. Multiple Antennas Extending Phased Optical Communication

    SBC: Physical Optics Corporation            Topic: N192082

    To address the Navy’s need for a mobile phased array antenna for robotic autonomous systems (RAS), Physical Optics Corporation (POC) proposes to develop Multiple Antennas Extending Phased Optical Communication (MAEPOC). It is based on a new design that utilizes POC-developed mature components and commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) components. Specifically, the innovation in MAEPOC enables a group o ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  6. Autonomous Airborne FSO Network Supporting Dynamic Phased Array Antennas

    SBC: Freedom Photonics LLC            Topic: N192082

    Freedom Photonics proposes to develop a revolutionary miniature Free Space Optical (FSO) Transceiver to operate in a network of airborne terminals. The focus of the proposed effort will be to develop and implement FSO communication links serving airborne terminals forming highly directional RF Phased Array Antennas to be employed in RF-sensitive environments.

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  7. Modern FEC and ARQ Algorithms for Tactical Data Links

    SBC: WPL, INC.            Topic: N192090

    The Navy is adopting SDR technology as it modernizes its legacy radio equipment. For example, MIDS JTRS terminals are software-defined, plug-and-play replacements for hardware-defined LVTs. SDR technology is attractive because it can reduce the logistical burden and cost of fielding new capabilities. It can also allow the Navy to be more responsive to the evolving electronic warfare and cyber thre ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  8. Sequential Differential Optimization Hybrid Automatic Repeat Request with Integrated Network Enhancement

    SBC: Physical Optics Corporation            Topic: N192090

    To address the Navy’s need for a modern error correction code algorithm, Physical Optics Corporation (POC) proposes to develop a new Sequential Differential Optimization (SDO) Hybrid Automatic Repeat Request (HARQ) with Integrated Network Enhancement (SHINE). It is based on a new forward error correction (FEC) HARQ with enhanced-precision technology advancement. Specifically, the innovation in u ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  9. Real-Time External Sensor Probe that is Deployed from an Underwater Vehicle

    SBC: Arete Associates            Topic: N131025

    Areté Associates, with critical technical support from QinetiQ North America (QNA) proposes development and demonstration of a full-duplex, underwater acoustic communications network, which includes an air/sea communications interface solution. QNA’s full-duplex DOLPHIN™ acoustic modem technology will be integrated with Areté’s, Expendable Data Exfiltration (EDEX) technology to create a fu ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  10. DAEMON: Directional Airborne-Enhanced Mesh Overlay Network

    SBC: WPL, INC.            Topic: N192070

    To support future MUM-T operations, the Navy requires innovative directional mesh networking technology that couples the key ad hoc networking features of omnidirectional waveforms such as TTNT with the high throughputs offered by line of sight data links such as CDL and MADL. In this SBIR, WPL proposes to develop, prototype, and demonstrate its Directional Airborne-Enhanced Mesh Overlay Networkin ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
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