WE PROPOSE TO COMBINE THE TOOLS OF IMAGE GENERATION, STATISTICAL IMAGE ANALYSIS AND TARGET RECOGNITION CUES TO PRODUCE AN AUTOMATIC IMAGE INTERPRETER WHICH CAN BE APPLICABLE TO REALISTIC IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM WILL CALL ON THE SYNTHESIS MODULE TO SEARCH

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Air Force
Amount:
$49,978.00
Award Year:
1983
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
176
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Aerodyne Research Inc.
45 Manning Road, Billerica, MA, 01821
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
() -
Business Contact:
Dr. John Gruninger
(617) 663-9500
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
WE PROPOSE TO COMBINE THE TOOLS OF IMAGE GENERATION, STATISTICAL IMAGE ANALYSIS AND TARGET RECOGNITION CUES TO PRODUCE AN AUTOMATIC IMAGE INTERPRETER WHICH CAN BE APPLICABLE TO REALISTIC IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM WILL CALL ON THE SYNTHESIS MODULE TO SEARCH FOR INCONSISTENCIES IN GEOMETRY AND GREY LEVEL SHADING, IDENTIFY SHADOWS AND DECOYS. THE EXPERT SYSTEM WILL PRODUCE THE FINAL INTERPRETATION OF THE INPUT IMAGE. EFFORTS IN PHASE I ARE DIRECTED TOWARD DEFINING THE NATURE OF THE TARGET IDENTIFICATION RULES AND DEFINES CUES FOR RESOLVING CONFLICTS BETWEEN CONSISTENT SYNTHETIC SCENES AND THE INPUT IMAGE.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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