AN INTERACTIVE COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR DECEPTION AND CAMOUFLAGE EVALUATION

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Army
Amount:
$59,533.00
Award Year:
1991
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Award Id:
15778
Agency Tracking Number:
15778
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Amherst Systems Inc (Currently AMHERST SYSTEMS, INC.)
30 Wilson Rd, Buffalo, NY, 14221
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Robert H Giza
Principal Investigator
(716) 631-0181
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
AMHERST SYSTEMS PROPOSES TO DEVELOP AN EXPANDABLE AND RECONFIGURABLE SOFTWARE FRAMEWORK FOR TARGET VISUALIZATION WHICH WILL IMPROVE THE DESIGN AND EVALUATION OF CAMOUFLAGE MEASURES AND DECOYS. THE OBJECTIVE OF THE PROPOSED EFFORT IS TO PROVIDE THE ARMY WITH AN INTERACTIVE TOOL FOR THE SUBJECTIVE EVALUATION OF CAMOUFLAGE AND DECEPTION METHODS, AND FOR THE QUANTITATIVE MEASURE OF CAMOUFLAGE EFFECTIVENESS TO BE USED IN DETECTION AND VULNERABILITY ANALYSIS. TO ACHIEVE THIS, COMPUTER GENERATED TARGET IMAGES WILL BE MERGED WITH MEASURED BACKGROUND IMAGERY. THE COLORS AND PATTERNS APPLIED TO THE TARGET WILL BE SPECIFIED AND ALTERED THROUGH A USER-FRIENDLY INTERFACE FEATURING PULL-DOWN MENUS AND CONTEXT SENSITIVE ASSISTANCE.

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