HIGH SPEED HIGH RESOLUTION CORRELATOR

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 15886
Amount: $488,980.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1992
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Knightronix Inc.
2105 Mississippi Cir, New Brighton, MN, 55112
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Arnold W Knight
 Principal Investigator
 (612) 633-5795
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
THERE IS A NEED FOR A HIGH SPEED, HIGH RESOLUTION CORRELATION SYSTEM FOR TARGET TRACKING, WHICH IS COST EFFECTIVE, AND FIELDABLE FOR USE ON THE FORWARD AREA AIR DEFENSE (FAAD) SYSTEM. SUCH A TRACKER SHALL BE CAPABLE OF OPERATING AT HIGHER THAN NORMAL TV RATES, TO PROVIDE THE NECESSARY DYNAMIC TRACKING ACCURACY AND ACCOMODATE TARGET SIZE AND ROTATIONAL CHANGES. THE PROGRAM EFFORT IS TO DEVELOP A CUSTOM, PARALLEL CORRELATOR, WHICH WILL EASILY OPERATE AT 300 FRAMES/SECOND OR MORE, PROCESSING A PIXEL AREA OF GREATER THAN 50 X 50 PIXELS. THE PHASE I EFFORT WILL DEFINE THE PRELIMINARY DESIGN AND INCLUDE A BREADBOARD DEMONSTRATION UNIT TO SHOW CONCEPT FEASIBILITY OF THE PROCESSOR.

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