Innovative Fast Running Post Intercept EO/IR Scene Generator

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Missile Defense Agency
Amount:
$99,948.00
Award Year:
2013
Program:
STTR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
HQ0147-13-C-7409
Agency Tracking Number:
B12B-005-0022
Solicitation Year:
2012
Solicitation Topic Code:
MDA12-T005
Solicitation Number:
2012.B
Small Business Information
Physical Sciences Inc.
MA, Andover, MA, 01810-1077
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
073800062
Principal Investigator
 Marten Byl
 Principal Scientist
 (978) 689-0003
 byl@psicorp.com
Business Contact
 B. Green
Title: President and CEO
Phone: (978) 689-0003
Email: green@psicorp.com
Research Institution
 John Hopkins University
 Timothy Galpin
 Applied Physics Laboratory
11100 Johns Hopkins Road
Laurel, MD, 20723-
 (242) 228-1141
 Nonprofit college or university
Abstract
Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) and Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) propose to develop an innovative fast running post-intercept electro-optical infrared (EO/IR) scene generator. This scene generator will incorporate and leverage both PSI"s post-intercept radar debris scene generator PRSIM and APL suite of EO/IR prediction and analysis tools including the re-entry vehicle intercept signature kill assessment models (RISK). The scene generator will exploit parallel computing and incorporate both first principle physics models and fast running engineering models to allow for the rapid generation of post-impact EO/IR scenes for both exo-atmospheric sensors (Phase I) and ground based sensors (Phase II) over a wide range of wavelengths (LWIR, MWIR, and visible). The scene generator will be anchored to the existing test data.

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