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A Flexible Fault Management Architecture for Cluster Flight

Award Information

Agency:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2013 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
125070
Solicitation Year:
2012
Solicitation Topic Code:
S5.05
Solicitation Number:
Small Business Information
Emergent Space Technologies, Inc
6411 Ivy Lane Suite 303 Greenbelt, MD 20770-6330
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2013
Title: A Flexible Fault Management Architecture for Cluster Flight
Agency: NASA
Contract: NNX13CA45P
Award Amount: $124,997.00
 

Abstract:

Emergent Space Technologies proposes to develop a flexible, service-oriented Fault Management (FM) architecture for cluster fight missions. This FM architecture will include algorithms to be run on each cluster module for fault detection, isolation, and recovery, software to be used at a ground station to direct recovery actions, and protocols for communication of fault information between cluster modules and between modules and the ground station. Individual components of the architecture will be designed so that they do not work together directly, but interact through predetermined interfaces. This will allow for flexibility, scalability and robustness. During Phase 1 of the proposed research, the focus of the research will be a fault detection and isolation system to be incorporated into the FM architecture.

Principal Investigator:

Matthew Ruschmann
Principal Investigator
3013451535
matthew.ruschmann@emergentspace.com

Business Contact:

David Gaylor
Business Official
3036569035
dave.gaylor@emergentspace.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Emergent Space Technologies, Inc.
6411 Ivy Lane, Suite 303 Greenbelt, MD 20770-1405

EIN/Tax ID: 200264426
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No