Vertical Linear Accelerator for Dynamic Visual-Vestibular Acuity Health Status Evaluation and Desensitization Training

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N00014-06-M-0064
Agency Tracking Number: O052-H13-3120
Amount: $98,436.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2006
Solicitation Year: 2005
Solicitation Topic Code: OSD05-H13
Solicitation Number: 2005.2
Small Business Information
128 Gamma Drive, Pittsburgh, PA, 15238
DUNS: 151391174
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Alexander Kiderman
 Chief Technical Officer
 (412) 963-6649
Business Contact
 J. Schroeder
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (412) 963-6649
Research Institution
Military environments with high complexity and high levels of motion can cause motion sickness, decreasing operational performance. By integrating a motion simulator and visual acuity testing system, a screening and desensitization system can be realized. The proposed effort wil demonstrate the feasibility of such a system and provide direction for future development efforts.

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