ISR -Stream: Streaming ISR Plans

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: FA8750-06-C-0118
Agency Tracking Number: F061-048-0480
Amount: $99,999.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2006
Solicitation Year: 2006
Solicitation Topic Code: AF06-048
Solicitation Number: 2006.1
Small Business Information
4515 Seton Center Parkway, Suite 320, Austin, TX, 78759
DUNS: 158034665
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Darrin Taylor
 Vice President
 (512) 342-0010
Business Contact
 Darrin Taylor
Title: Vice President
Phone: (512) 342-0010
Research Institution
The goal of this project is to provide Air Operations Managers with the ability to build and dynamically adjust an Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) plan. The output ISR tasking plan must meet the collection requirements necessary to develop the intelligence preparation of the battlefield and gather effects-based objective indicator data. The proposed system, ISR-Stream, will integrate with ATO-Stream to expand the ATO constraint graph into supporting the planning of ISR assets. ISR-Stream utilizes Genetic Algorithms to determine the optimal ISR asset layouts, collection resources, and alternative collection paths. Genetic Algorithms can quickly consider a large amount of trade-offs and constraints, and generate a viable plan. The system will also work to dynamically coordinate the ISR collection plans with other attack plans (ground, air, cyber, etc.)

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