Signal Processing For Dense Fields Of Miniature Impulsive Sources And Sonobuoy Receivers

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Amount:
$80,000.00
Award Year:
2006
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
N68335-06-C-0276
Agency Tracking Number:
N061-042-1012
Solicitation Year:
2006
Solicitation Topic Code:
N06-042
Solicitation Number:
2006.1
Small Business Information
MARINE ACOUSTICS, INC.
809 Aquidneck Avenue, Middletown, RI, 02842
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
193499043
Principal Investigator
 James A Messegee
 Supervisory Engineer
 (703) 465-8404
 jim.messegee@marineacoustics.com
Business Contact
 William White
Title: Contracts Manager
Phone: (401) 847-7508
Email: bill.white@marineacoustics.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Marine Acoustics, Inc., will design and develop a sonar screening, detection, and classification system using a MATLAB-based format. Existing software components such as a cepstrum-based screener and a wavelet-based signal processing algorithm, as well as new components to be designed, will be incorporated into the system. Results will be fed to a field display and analysis system. Results will reduce active clutter and improve results to be obtained from high-energy impulsive sources.BENEFITS: The result of the Phase I SBIR will be a modular software research system and selected data bases to identify the highest payoff approaches with a plan of action and milestones needed to realize a viable and robust signal processing system for all air ASW vehicles. The helicopter and the UAV, due to limited crew-members are most dependent on a robust detection and classification system to assist the acoustic operator.

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