Three Dimensional Acoustic Sensing Unit (3DASU) Phase II

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Homeland Security
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$999,937.95
Award Year:
2012
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
D13PC00005
Award Id:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
DHS SBIR-2011.2-H-SB011.2-001-0007-II
Solicitation Year:
2011
Solicitation Topic Code:
H-SB011.2-001
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
877 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd., Suite 210, Severna Park, MD, 21146-4716
Hubzone Owned:
Y
Minority Owned:
Y
Woman Owned:
Y
Duns:
958055055
Principal Investigator:
Christopher Cechak
(333) 333-3333
ccechak@signalsystemscorp.com
Business Contact:
Laurence Riddle
(333) 333-3333
larry@signalsystemscorp.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
SSC proposes a low power tri-axial acoustic sensor that leverages our existing acoustic chambered design to provide a directional sensor that has high sensitivity, rugged construction with low power consumption. Our approach extends prototypes developed under DoD sponsorship, including DARPA, Army, Navy and Special Forces efforts. Our innovative chambered design provides a large physical aperture that includes novel wind noise reduction features without exposing sensitive microphone elements to the environment directly. The unit exhibits increasing acoustic gain at higher frequencies that help in classification of targets that have weak high frequency signature information.

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