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Company Information:

Company Name:
Helios Remote Sensing Systems, Inc.
Address:
52 Geiger Road, Suite 2
Rome, NY
Phone:
(315) 732-0101
URL:
EIN:
260250723
DUNS:
806603515
Number of Employees:
12
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
N/A
POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,099,907.00 11
SBIR Phase II $3,224,097.00 4
STTR Phase I $169,980.00 2

Award List:

Generation of Multiple-Input Multiple-Output Radar Waveforms

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,953.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Helios Remote Sensing Systems, Inc. proposes to identify and develop techniques to produce a high number of orthogonal waveforms with optimal rejection for use in waveform diverse MIMO Over-The-Horizon radar applications. We will investigate issues pertaining to simultaneously generating and… More

IMAGING OF OBJECTS FROM RF RADAR RETURNS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,984.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
SYRACUSE RESEARCH COORPORATION
RI Contact:
John Dougherty
Abstract:
Helios Remote Sensing Systems and Syracuse Research Corporation propose to develop algorithms that interpret raw high resolution sense through the wall (STTW) radar returns of objects of interest, both stationary and nonstationary, and to develop visualization methodologies providing virtual… More

Retrodirective Noise Correlating Radar with Real-Time Imaging of Sniper Bullets and Terrain

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,996.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Walter E. Szczepanski, President & Chief Scientist
Research Institution:
SRC
RI Contact:
John Dougherty
Abstract:
Helios Remote Sensing Systems and SRC will develop an automatic short-range ballistics search-track-imaging system that provides to individual soldiers a unique capability for rapidly determining the location of threats that would reduce injuries and casualties. By leveraging recent breakthroughs… More

Clutter Mitigation Techniques for Ground-Based, Gr

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,994.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Helios Remote Sensing Systems and SRC, Inc. will investigate and validate innovative clutter mitigation techniques for clutter as seen from a radar sensor located near the Earth's surface. The new techniques will operate effectively in highly non-Gaussian, variable, multifaceted, relatively… More

Innovative Waveforms and Related Signal Processing for Missile Defense Radars

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,996.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Helios Remote Sensing Systems, Inc. and Michigan Technological University propose to develop and estimate the performance of innovative adaptive wideband waveforms for missile defense radar applications that are jointly and simultaneously optimized on transmit and receive for realistic operating… More

Sense and Avoid (SAA) Radar Improvements

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Helios Remote Sensing Systems, Inc. and SRC, Inc. will identify, investigate, and mature technologies that will improve cost, size, weight and power limitations and performance of sense and avoid (SAA) radar capabilities. We will perform a trade study to examine component technology and… More

Exploiting Multipath for Efficient Target Classification

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,992.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
William Ennis, Principal Systems Enginee
Abstract:
The objective of this effort is to develop innovative methods to improve the efficiency and accuracy of Radar Cross Section (RCS) based target classification by exploiting naturally occurring multipath signals. Our goal is to develop a mathematical basis of the multipath exploitation concepts to be… More

Helmet Mounted Radar System (HRMS)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,997.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The Helios Remote Sensing Systems team will develop a miniature, low power, 360-degree field of view Moving Target Indicator (MTI) radar sensor that will alert the soldier to the whereabouts of targets out to at least 25 meters with a goal of 50 meters while operating in harsh environments. The… More

Innovative Waveforms and Related Signal Processing for Missile Defense Radars

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$999,936.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Walter Szczepanski, Chief Scientist – (315) 356-1661
Abstract:
The objective of this effort is to develop innovative waveforms and related signal processing algorithms that will improve the capability of missile defense radars in target detection, discrimination, and tracking, as well as reducing vulnerability to jamming and other countermeasures. We will… More

Helmet Mounted Radar System (HRMS)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$724,164.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Richard Wasiewicz, Principal Systems Enginee – (315) 696-9981
Abstract:
The Helios Remote Sensing Systems team will develop a miniature, low power, 360-degree field of view Moving Target Indicator (MTI) radar sensor prototype that will alert the soldier to the whereabouts of targets out to at least 25 meters with a goal of 50 meters while operating in harsh… More

Airborne Passive Radar

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,992.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Walter Szczepanski, Chief Scientist – (315) 356-1661
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The objective of this effort is to design and demonstrate a passive radar air to air detection sensor system for aircraft installation that can passively detect and track other aircraft. In Phase I, we will perform a technology feasibility assessment and deliver a description of the… More

Mitigation of Range/Doppler Straddle for Radar Coherent Processing

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,990.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Stephen McCarthy, Principal Systems Engineer – (315) 663-6358
Abstract:
The objective of this effort is to develop track-before-detect algorithms to provide greater signal processing gain for pulsed-Doppler radars. We will develop signal processing techniques to be used in next-generation ground-based radars to detect and track objects of interest. We will perform a… More

Exploiting Multipath for Efficient Target Classification

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$499,998.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
William Ennis, Principal Radar Systems E – (315) 738-0415
Abstract:
The objective of this effort is to develop innovative methods to improve the efficiency and accuracy of Radar Cross Section (RCS) based target classification by exploiting naturally occurring multipath signals. Our goal is to develop a mathematical basis of the multipath exploitation concepts to be… More

Radar Waveforms to Discern Remote Object Attributes

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Doug Owen, Senior Systems Engineer – (315) 356-1669
Abstract:
The objective of this effort is to develop signal waveform characteristics and processing algorithms that will deduce sensor-invariant attributes of a tracked object so that it can be classified, discriminated and evaluated for engagement. Under our proposed effort, we will develop enhanced radio… More

3G and 4G Communication System Interference Remediation Techniques

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,997.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Richard Wasiewicz, Principal Systems Engineer – (315) 696-9981
Abstract:
The objective of the proposed research project is to develop novel algorithms and signal processing techniques that will minimize Aegis-to-3G & 4G and 3G & 4G-to-Aegis interference. We will perform an investigation and research of new RF waveform characteristics that could enhance Aegis BMD… More

Enhanced De-Interleavers for Submarine Electronic Warfare Support (ES) Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Stan Driggs, Senior Systems Engineer – (315) 356-1671
Abstract:
The objective of the proposed program is to develop innovative algorithms and techniques to automatically detect, classify, and uniquely identify emitters exhibiting multi-dimensional agilities, extremely wide band RF distribution, high time-bandwidth coherent characteristics, and solid state power… More

Mitigation of Range/Doppler Straddle for Radar Coherent Processing

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$999,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Stan Driggs, Senior Systems Engineer – (607) 201-6312
Abstract:
The objective of this effort is to develop track-before-detect algorithms to provide greater signal processing gain for pulsed-Doppler radars. We will develop and demonstrate signal processing techniques to be used in next-generation ground-based radars to detect and track objects of interest. We… More