Aither Engineering, Inc.
Current methods used to determine the shape of towed sonar arrays are limited to basic models that use data from heading and depth sensors. These sensors are prone to measurement noise especially duri ...SBIR Phase I 2010 NavyDepartment of Defense
Aither's proposed solution will examine the development of an innovative fiber optic hull shape sensing system based on a hybrid sensing scheme to allow for the extremely large number of measurement p ...SBIR Phase I 2010 NavyDepartment of Defense
The proposed fiber optic based array shape measurement system functions by measuring the strains of the array hose through the use of embedded fiber optic sensors. The fiber optic sensors respond to d ...SBIR Phase II 2011 NavyDepartment of Defense