LFAD VS GUIDED MUNITIONS

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 5512
Amount: $56,620.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1987
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Applications Research Corp
4031 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH, 45431
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 DR JOHN H BLAKELOCK
 (513) 429-0200
Business Contact
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Research Institution
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Abstract
THIS PROPOSAL DESCRIBES A NEW DECEPTION COUNTERMEASURE TECHNIQUE TO COUNTER ADVANCED GUIDED WEAPON SYSTEMS. PRIOR EXPERIMENTATION PERFORMED AT ARC DEMONSTRATED THE INTERACTIONS OF THE LFAD ANGULAR DECEPTION TECHNIQUE, SUPERIMPOSED ON TARGET LINE-OF-SIGHT RATE, AND THE IMPACT UPON MICROWAVE WEAPON SYSTEM PERFORMANCE. THESE PROJECTS EXPLORED SEVERAL OPERATIONAL SITUATIONS AND IDENTIFIED POTENTIAL WEAPON SYSTEM WEAKNESS. THE LFAD TECHNIQUE IS UNIQUE IN THAT IT SHOULD BE EFFECTIVE AGAINST ALL GUIDANCE SYSTEMS EMPLOYED ON SMART MUNITIONS AND THUS IS A PRIME CANDIDATE AS A STRESSOR OF USA ADVANCED MUNITIONS FOR ESTABLISHING EW VULNERABILITY. PHASE I PROPOSES TO EVALUATE AND SYNTHESIZE A UNIQUE SYSTEM DESIGN FOR PROVIDING A MULTISPECTRAL LFAD SMART MUNITION CM SYSTEM.

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