A MINIATURE EXPENDABLE ZOOM LENS ASSEMBLY FOR A REMOTELY PILOTED VEHICLE STUDY

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Amount:
$225,000.00
Award Year:
1987
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
N/A
Agency Tracking Number:
3736
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Bista Research Inc.
22a Sparrow Hawk Ct, Greer, SC, 29651
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 Dr Karl M Bystricky
 (803) 268-0408
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
PHASE I STUDY OF THE FEASIBILITY OF DEVELOPING A ZOOM LENS AS DESCRIBED IN SBIR TOPIC N86-154 IS PROPOSED. THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS STUDY IS TO INVESTIGATE ALTERNATIVE CONFIGURATIONS TO FIND THE ONE MOST EFFECTIVE IN MINIMIZING PRODUCTION COST, SIZE, AND WEIGHT WHILE OFFERING APPROPRIATE OPTICAL CHARACTERISTICS AND PERFORMANCE, REMOTELY ADJUSTABLE FOCAL LENGTH OF 12 TO 30 MM, APERATURE OF F/4, AND FIELDS COMMENSURATE WITH IMAGING ON COMMERCIALLY AVAILABBLE 8.8 MM SQUARE CCD DETECTOR ARRAYS OF 60 MM BARREL LENGTH WILL BE TAKEN AS TYPICAL SPECIFICATIONS SUBJECT TO REFINEMENT DURING DISCUSSIONS WITH COGNIZANT NAVY PERSONNEL FOLLOWING CONTRACT AWARD. CONFIGURATIONS TO BE STUDIED WILL BE CHOSEN FROM THE WIDE EXPERIENCE OF THE PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR IN THE DESIGN, PRODUCTION, AND QUALITY CONTROL OF COMMERCIAL IN THE DESIGN, PRODUCTION, AND QUALITY CONTROL OF COMMERCIAL CINEMATOGRAPHIC ZOOM LENSES AND OF SPECIALIZED OPTICS FOR MILITARY APPLICATIONS. KEY DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS INCLUDE ABERRATION BALANCE.

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