Dynamic Formats in Distributed Simulation Systems

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: W91CRB-10-C-0041
Agency Tracking Number: A093-181-0160
Amount: $119,927.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2010
Solicitation Year: 2009
Solicitation Topic Code: A09-181
Solicitation Number: 2009.3
Small Business Information
9121 E Tanque Verde, PMB 181, Tucson, AZ, 85749
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Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Richard Clark
 (520) 445-8022
Business Contact
 Aaron Hutchinson
Title: VP Engineering
Phone: (503) 953-4685
Email: Aaron@cogent3d.com
Research Institution
The objective of this topic is to evaluate real-time/runtime construction terrain technologies and determine if these can be directly connected to an enhanced OneSAF constructive simulation through an open API (Open Low Level Extensible Terrain Query API). Doing so would enable OneSAF to support correlated dynamic distributed simulation with run-time published or on-the-fly procedural terrain construction enabled visuals and simulation applications. The Phase I effort will focus on designing and implementing a prototype low level terrain query API that meets the objectives described in the proposal. With assistance from the US Army, these objectives will be sorted by priority, ensuring that our effort will be focused on the areas considered most important to the customer. Prototype API implementation will be developed in Phase I to allow side-by-side comparisons of performance and quality of static terrain OneSAF versus dynamic 3-D terrain enabled OneSAF. The Phase I Option effort will focus on implementing additional prototype API functional calls based on the selected functional calls that provide the most important correlation characteristics in the Phase I evaluation. Beyond the Diamond Visionics Genesis interfaced in phase an additional dynamic terrain systems will be interfaced in Phase II.

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