AFOS: Automated Geopositional Feature-on-Video Overlay Service

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N66001-10-M-5106
Agency Tracking Number: N101-100-1443
Amount: $99,917.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2010
Solicitation Year: 2010
Solicitation Topic Code: N101-100
Solicitation Number: 2010.1
Small Business Information
Mosaic ATM, Inc.
801 Sycolin Road, Suite 306, Leesburg, VA, 20175
DUNS: 164558376
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Stephen Pledgie
 Dir. Advanced Autonomy
 (540) 589-2863
 pledgie@mosaicatm.com
Business Contact
 Chris Stevenson
Title: Business Manager
Phone: (800) 405-8576
Email: stevenson@mosaicatm.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Mosaic ATM proposes to develop an Automated Geopositional Feature-on-Video Overlay Service (AFOS) that provides the capability to accurately superimpose (layer) geospatial information on top of live aerial video feeds. System execution will employ Detail and Resource Throttling (DaRT) to achieve high overlay configurability and adaptation of processing to accommodate changing optical / viewing conditions and resource availability within a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) environment. We compute and refine the pose of an optical sensor using a multi-rate iterated filter whose measurements are dynamically configured online as a function of scene geometry, video quality, and processing residuals. These capabilities enable the AFOS system to achieve a high-degree of fully-automated performance, delivering persistent quality of service to the human operator across a spectrum of environmental conditions.

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