Lightweight Communication Equipment for Interceptor Communications

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Missile Defense Agency
Contract: HQ0147-13-C-7366
Agency Tracking Number: B122-021-0214
Amount: $99,996.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2013
Solicitation Year: 2012
Solicitation Topic Code: MDA12-021
Solicitation Number: 2012.2
Small Business Information
Scientic, Inc
555 Sparkman Drive, Suite 214, Huntsville, AL, -
DUNS: 826034550
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Bryan Hughes
 Senior Scientist
 (256) 319-0857
 bryan.hughes@scientic.us
Business Contact
 Gary Grant
Title: Vice President - Contracts
Phone: (256) 319-0858
Email: gary.grant@scientic.us
Research Institution
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Abstract
Scientic, Inc. proposes to enhance interceptor communications through the utilization of an advanced miniature software defined radio (SDR) interceptor data link. Scientic is leading the industry in this area by utilizing commercial electronics developed for mobile computing and telephony, enhancing the capabilities of interceptor communications while reducing size and cost. Scientic personnel have developed processes and techniques to miniaturize a reconfigurable computing platform which has significantly reduced size, weight, power, and cost (SWAPc) over currently fielded interceptor communication platforms. During Phase I, Scientic and its large business partner, Rockwell Collins, will develop a method in which to reduce the footprint of the RF radio component and meet the performance specs as indicated in the topic solicitation.

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