List

For best search results, use the search terms first and then apply the filters
Reset

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

Displaying 21 - 30 of 7032 results
  1. QOI Maximizing Information Acquisition Framework (QMAF)

    SBC: KNOWLEDGE BASED SYSTEMS, INC.            Topic: AF182043

    The goal of the proposed SBIR is to research and develop a Quality of Information (QOI) Maximizing Information Acquisition Framework (QMAF) for event prediction that goes beyond the limitations of traditional approaches of heuristic/closed form optimization formulations (and its inherent computational complexities) for selection of sensor/data selection.The concept for deriving the QOI optimizing ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  2. Blockchain-Based Resilient Information Provisioning

    SBC: VCRSOFT LLC            Topic: AF182044

    We propose a blockchain-based framework for resilient information processing. We formulate the problem as an information supply-chain tracking problem and develop conceptual construct that map blockchain tools/techniques to the problem of tracking the provisioning of information assets. We utilize smart-contracts to create course-of-action (COA) rules for handling exceptions that arise from attack ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  3. Powered Rollers for Cargo Aircraft

    SBC: SAFE INC            Topic: AF182047

    Air Force cargo aircraft do not currently have powered roller systems for cargo handling.Airmen must manually flip roller trays located in slots in the floor to face rollers upward to support the weight of pallets.For rolling stock, airmen must flip trays to face rollers downward and present a flush load-bearing surface.The manual effort to move pallets and flip trays causes injuries and lost work ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  4. Surrogate Model for Jitter Estimation in Preliminary Design of Optical Turret Installations

    SBC: MZA Associates Corporation            Topic: AF182057

    MZA has teamed with the University of Notre Dame in the development of a surrogate model for jitter estimation in optical turret designs for aircraft laser weapon systems which applies our expertise in physics modeling of aerodynamic loading, turret-optics structural dynamics analysis, optical design, and beam control systems assessment.We make use of existing optical turret wind tunnel data, alon ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  5. Analysis Tool to Predict the Behavior of Bolted Composite/Metallic Hybrid Joints with Many Fasteners

    SBC: GLOBAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGIES, LLC            Topic: AF182062

    Increased use of composites in USAF platforms, and in commercial aircraft necessitates accurate structural analysis of bolted joints.The main disadvantage of bolted joints is the formation of high stress concentration zones at the locations of bolt holes, which might lead to multi-mode failure of the joint.An optimum combination of geometric parameters in a bolted joint can lead to increases in jo ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  6. A Standard Stand-Alone Space Environment Workbench

    SBC: Stellar Science Ltd. Co.            Topic: AF182070

    x

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  7. Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) Navigation for Spacecraft, in Order to Augment GPS Position and Navigation

    SBC: A-TECH CORPORATION            Topic: AF182072

    Applied Technology Associates (ATA) proposes to develop the Precision Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) for Spacecraft Applications (PISA), which will provide position, velocity, and acceleration information for Air Force SmallSat and CubeSat spacecraft.To achieve this objective, we will leverage our inertial instrument development experience and resources to produce a low-SWaP, navigation-grade IMU ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  8. Process Compensated Resonance Testing for Qualification of Additively Manufactured Launch and Space Vehicle Components

    SBC: Vibrant Corporation            Topic: AF182073

    The Air Force Research Laboratory Space Vehicles Directorate (AFRL/RV) is focused on developing qualification processes for AM components for launch and space vehicles. Among the needs AFRL/RV has identified are processes for material characterization, rapid component validation, model validation, non-destructive evaluation (NDE), and process monitoring that will reduce the cost and time to qualif ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  9. On-Orbit Small Spacecraft Servicing System

    SBC: Lynntech Inc.            Topic: AF182080

    The use of small satellites in Low Earth Orbit (LEO) and Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) is increasing every year. The expected lifetime of these platforms is smaller than many of their larger kin. Many efforts are underway to enable satellite-servicing missions to autonomously repair, recover, or extend the utility of large satellites. Due to the increase of the small satellite platform, forward ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force
  10. Hybrid Multi-Core Chip for Small UAS target acquisition and tracking

    SBC: MANAGEMENT SCIENCES INC            Topic: AF182085

    In small business innovative research (SBIR), Management Sciences, Inc. (MSI) is producing a miniature embeddable processing and instrumentation chip (Mini-EPIC) that is so small it fits inside the shell of an aerospace wiring connector. We propose innovative research that will employ the Mini-EPIC in a form factor to perform automatic moving target acquisition, tracking and aim point selection. P ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseAir Force

Agency Micro-sites

SBA logo
Department of Agriculture logo
Department of Commerce logo
Department of Defense logo
Department of Education logo
Department of Energy logo
Department of Health and Human Services logo
Department of Homeland Security logo
Department of Transportation logo
Environmental Protection Agency logo
National Aeronautics and Space Administration logo
National Science Foundation logo
US Flag An Official Website of the United States Government