Integrated Counter-Mine/Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and Command and Control (C2) Capabilities

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: W15P7T-11-C-H202
Agency Tracking Number: A102-103-2032
Amount: $69,880.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2010
Solicitation Year: 2010
Solicitation Topic Code: A10-103
Solicitation Number: 2010.2
Small Business Information
310 Terrace Ave., Cincinnati, OH, 45220
DUNS: 132595716
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 James Caffery, Jr.
 Sr. R&D Eng/Prog. Manager
 (513) 281-2900
 jcaffery@girdsystems.com
Business Contact
 H. Fan
Title: President
Phone: (513) 281-2900
Email: hfan@girdsystems.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Installation of a counter IED jammer system on each individual Army vehicle has caused electromagnetic interference between the jammer and friendly communication systems. A fundamental enabling technology called active interference cancellation, which enables simultaneous jamming and communication capabilities under changes in the threat conditions and operating environment is needed. In this program GIRD Systems will perform a trade study and simulation effort to identify various mitigation techniques and evaluate their performance to the interference situation described in the solicitation. Based on customer input and system requirements, the most promising technologies and those with the greatest potential for performance improvement will be selected for further development in the Phase II portion of this program.

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