Retrofit Antijam Applique for Handheld GPS Receivers

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Army
Amount:
$119,627.00
Award Year:
2001
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
DAAB07-01-C-L508
Agency Tracking Number:
A002-1096
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
WANG ELECTRO-OPTO CORP.
2140 Newmarket Parkway, Marietta, GA, 30067
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
796267656
Principal Investigator:
Johnson Wang
Chief Scientist
(770) 955-9311
jjhwang@weo.com
Business Contact:
Maurizio Giabbai
Director of Business Dev.
(770) 955-9321
mgiabbai@weo.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
The land warrior has become increasingly dependent on handheld GPS (Global Positioning System) receivers for providing location information in high interference environments for Situation Awareness, etc. on modern battlefield. A solution is to replace thelegacy antenna with a relatively inexpensive smart antenna appliqu¿ to null out the jam. This smart antenna should be a direct replacement for the current antenna, without any change to the receiver, and with minimal consumption of battery power. A jamindicator and interference signal level measurement can be provided with manual activation of antijam operation only when jam is detected.Recently, Wang Electro-Opto Corporation (WEO) successfully developed the first battery-operated

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