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SBC: Frontier Technology Inc. Topic: BMDO02-010
The environment within the Department of Defense for acquiring weapon systems has been rapidly changing. Even with the recent terrorist activities, the defense procurement budget has dramatically fallen from its peak, and DoD and the Military Services are demanding more performance for less cost. Gone are the days when new systems could be acquired simply for reasons of greater performance. Now th ...SBIR Phase II 2004 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
SBC: Frontier Technology Inc. Topic: AF04-135
With pressure to shorten acquisition cycles, provide more capability, and reduce costs, the DoD has initiated acquisition reforms, which in part focus on reducing acquisition cycle times. Managers involved in acquisition processes are routinely estimating project task completion dates. In large projects, the uncertainty of these estimates, various customer constraints, and resource limitations can ...SBIR Phase I 2004 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
SBC: Frontier Technology Inc. Topic: A03-195
Current LIDAR-based ATR systems generally fail to exploit orientation information preserved in multi-view image datastreams. We propose to transition and adapt a novel technique that FTI developed in 1998 for Air Force high-range-resolution (HRR) radar signature classification to the LIDAR ATR problem. The approach is based on comparative analysis of the temporal LIDAR (or HRR) signatures obtain ...SBIR Phase I 2004 ArmyDepartment of Defense