Mine Drift Prediction Tactical Decision Aid (TDA)

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N00014-14-P-1087
Agency Tracking Number: N132-136-0679
Amount: $79,936.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2014
Solicitation Year: 2013
Solicitation Topic Code: N132-136
Solicitation Number: 2013.2
Small Business Information
P.O. Box 2607, Winnetka, CA, -
DUNS: 082191198
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Robert Dimarco
 Principal Scientist
 (703) 413-0290
Business Contact
 Douglas Deprospo
Title: Vice President
Phone: (703) 413-0290
Research Institution
The objective of the proposed work is to develop a Mine Drift Prediction Tactical decision Aid (MDP-TDA) that can ingest all pertinient information from US Navy systems and enable MCM planning and operations in areas threatened by surface and near-surface drifting mines. The MDP-TDA will comprise a loosely coupled system of systems that allows operatioanl end users to interact with and create data, initiate numerical transport models and create analysis products, all via a Web-based Toolkit. The proposed solution involves considerable reuse of existing software architecture and operational code, limiting the effort on software engineering and increaing the effort on MDP-TDA specific capabilities and models, such as calculation of spatio-temporal mine encounter probability fields and optimization algorithms for the MCM and ship TDA modules.

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