Dual-Use Visualization Tools For Aircraft System/Subsystem Performance Assessments

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Air Force
Amount:
$99,968.00
Award Year:
2002
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
F33615-02-M-1213
Award Id:
57690
Agency Tracking Number:
021SN-2197
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
6785 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA, 93117
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
153927827
Principal Investigator:
RonaldGrider
Principal Investigator
(805) 685-6672
rgrider@fti-net.com
Business Contact:
LindaSparks
Mgr - Contracts & Legal
(805) 685-6672
lsparks@fti-net.com
Research Institute:
n/a
Abstract
"Modeling and simulation are being utilized extensively for prediction and analysis of aircraft performance, at both the system and subsystem levels. Primary among the challenges of utilizing M&S is that analysis of simulation data requires substantialtime, manpower, and cost to translate the results into meaningful information for rapid system/subsystem design and performance assessment. Since more information can be presented in a given space and is more easily understood when represented visuallyrather than textually, data visualization tools can often be more effective than text-based data reduction methods for increasing productivity and reducing time/cost/manpower in M&S results analysis.FTI proposes to develop a concept in Phase I for an innovative, user friendly, dual-use (military and commercial) visualization technologies and tools system that automatically translates simulation results into high fidelity formats where the analyst canreadily visualize the predicted performance. This system, called "Visualization Integration from Simulations & Tools for Assessment" (VISTA) will address the critical M&S visualization challenges by (1) incorporating the results of investigation andexperimentation with effective dual-use visualization technologies/tools, (2) leveraging existing COTS audio, visual, and data stream near-real-time capture and multi-cast technologies, and (3) leveraging our previous common data object modeling and

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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

Enviromental Protection Agency logo

National Aeronautics and Space Administration logo

National Science Foundation logo
US Flag An Official Website of the United States Government