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Company Information:

Company Name:
Accurate Automation Corporation
Address:
7001 Shallowford Road
Chattanooga, TN
Phone:
(423) 864-4646
URL:
EIN:
621371359
DUNS:
194646782
Number of Employees:
19
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
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $5,346,480.00 80
SBIR Phase II $25,569,506.00 44
STTR Phase I $399,962.00 7
STTR Phase II $1,500,000.00 3

Award List:

ASR-9 RDAR/AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL INTERFACE

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Robert M Pap
Abstract:
N/a

ASR-9 RDAR/AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL INTERFACE

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$360,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Robert M Pap
Abstract:
The ars-9 primary surveillance radar has a digital output instead of the analog output of it's predecessors. the computer and displays equipment for naval air traffic control computer needs different data than the asr-9, now supplies. an interface will be designed that will take the output of the… More

SURFACE TRAFFIC AUTOMATION USING NEURAL NETWORKS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This project will implement a new approach to identifying aircraft during ground operations. we will apply the use ofneural network technology for scheduling and tracking aircraft. this robust and massively parallel automation technique has potential application for ground traffic management. our… More

NEURAL NETWORKS FOR AUTONOMOUS MOTOR CONTROL

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Craig Harston
Abstract:
N/a

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES RESULTING IN LIGHTER AIRCRAFT WEIGHT INCREASED ENGINE PERFORMANCE (ISP) AND IMPROVED DESIGN TOOLS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert M Pap
Abstract:
N/a

ADVANCED TELEROBOTICS CONCEPTS USING NEURAL NETWORKS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Craig T. Harston , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

ADVANCED TELEROBOTICS CONCEPTS USING NEURAL NETWORKS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$497,957.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Craig T. Harston , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
We intend to apply neural network technology to telerobotics. this will take advantage of some of the advances that are being done for autonomous robots. these concepts will extend the capabilities of the human operator. the telerobotic controller will be taught using backward shaping to improve its… More

NEURAL NETWORKS FOR AUTONOMOUS MOTOR CONTROL

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$500,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Craig Harston
Abstract:
We propose to develop a robotic control system with neural network technology which can adapt to variable payload transport conditions. traditional technologies have difficulty providing adaptive and autonomous motor control or the ability to generalize to unforeseen conditions. adaptive control is… More

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES RESULTING IN LIGHTER AIRCRAFT WEIGHT INCREASED ENGINE PERFORMANCE (ISP) AND IMPROVED DESIGN TOOLS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$650,365.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert M Pap
Abstract:
We will study the feasibility of using neural networks (nn) in fault detection and isolation (fdi) systems. we hope to demonstrate the applicability of neural network technologies and algorithms for the design of important subsystems to be used on board the high visability nasp or x-30. this… More

Neural Network Figure of Merit Subsystem

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$49,245.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Mark Atkins/robert M. Pap
Abstract:
N/a

METHODS FOR REDUCING PLASMA EFFECTS ON THE NASP

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$75,012.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert M. Pap
Abstract:
N/a

PARALLEL NEURAL NETWORK TOOLBOX FOR SUPERCOMPUTERS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$48,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Charles Thomas
Abstract:
N/a

METHODS FOR REDUCING PLASMA EFFECTS ON THE NASP

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$17,938.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert M. Pap
Abstract:
We propose the development of an innovative neurocontroller that generates trajectories which reduce plasma effects on the communication system of the nasp. we will model plasma sheath generation and incorporate this model into a ghame flight simulator on a silicon graphics workstation. this model… More

PARALLEL NEURAL NETWORK TOOLBOX FOR SUPERCOMPUTERS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$753,193.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Charles Thomas
Abstract:
This proposal involves research into a supercomputer-based environment for research into massively parallel neural-network algorithms for large scale, computationally intense problems. this environment will have application to areas such as image processing, pattern recognition, control signal… More

Ontogenic Neural Networks for Avionics Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Kevin Priddy, Ph.d.
Abstract:
The study of neural networks which possess the capability to learn and grow with little or no supervision will be explored during this research effort. These networks exhibit ontogenic behavior and are termed ontogenic neural networks. This reasearch effort explores the use of hybrid neural network… More

NEURAL NETWORKS, YOULA PARAMETERIZATION AND RECONFIGURABLE CONTROL SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Richard E Saeks
Abstract:
N/a

Aircraft and Cruise Missile Mission and Route Planning in Near Real-time

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$49,802.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Robert Gezelter
Abstract:
N/a

Neural Network Methods for Preventing Unstarts

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$97,008.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox
Abstract:
N/a

Sensor Fusion in a Dynamic Model-Based System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Michael Lothers
Abstract:
N/a

Sensor Fusion in a Dynamic Model-Based System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$375,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Michael Lothers
Abstract:
An approach to object identification and sensor fusion of images is proposed. Preprocessing techniques which perform a useful and computationally efficient transformation on the image will be considered. Once the image has been transformed to a more efficient format, mathematical morphology and… More

Neural Network Methods for Preventing Unstarts

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$500,007.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox
Abstract:
We will use an innovative neural network algorithm to perdict and control National Aero-Space Plane(NASP) unstarts at the earliest possible moment. Unstarts present a design challenge to hypersonic aircraft. An unstart occurs when the pressure at the aft end of the engine flow path reaches a… More

Advanced Neurocontrol Methods for a Remotely Piloted Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$59,076.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Kevin L. Priddy
Abstract:
During Phase I we will advance and develop innovative Adaptive Critic based neural network control methodologies specifically for a Remotely Piloted Vehicle (RPV) based upon the aerodynamics of the National AeroSpace Plane (NASP). Phase II will involve the actual implementation which will prove… More

NEURAL NETWORK FIGURE OF MERIT SUBSYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Alianna Maren, Ph.d.
Abstract:
This project will develop a neural network based Figure of Merit or Target Quality Subsystem for use in Carrier and Amphibious Assult Ship Air Traffic Control Subsystem. This system will take sensor data from multiple sensors into the subsystem and determine the actual target location. This will… More

Hypersonic UAV Flowpath Design and Control

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$57,874.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Chad Cox
Abstract:
We will design a flowpath and a neural network based propulsion system controller for LoFlyte I, a remotely piloted vehicle (RPV) based upon the aerodynamics of the National AeroSpace Plane (NASP). This work will be the first step to a highly innovative RAM/SCRAM propulsion system and to a… More

Hypersonic Neurocontrol Actuator and Testbed

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$74,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Richard Saeks
Abstract:
The purpose of this proposal is to develop a new generation of "SMART" neurocontrol actuator systems for use on hypersonic aircraft. Develop a testbed to see that the actuator system will work. This will also optimize and scale the testbed vehicle sizing. This concept using adaptive neural network… More

Nondestructive Evaluation of Advanced Material Substances

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$59,958.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Kevin L. Priddy
Abstract:
The manufacture of composite materials for use as high confidence components in aircraft has resulted in a requirement for rigorous defect analysis. This proposal researches the use of neural network technology combined with Laser Ultrasonics to provide the quality assurance inspector with the… More

Passive Tracking for Countermeasure Effectiveness

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kevin Priddy, Ph.d
Abstract:
This research effort investigates the use of a passive tracker combined with the appropriate "neural network" or "heuristic" assessment system to determine whether a missile fired at an aircraft is on a collision course. The results of this study will outline a system concept which can be used to… More

Neural Network Figure of Merit Subsystem

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$200,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Mark Atkins/robert M. Pap
Abstract:
N/a

Investigation of Neural Network Hardware for Electronic Warfare Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$60,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Kevin Priddy, Ph.d.
Abstract:
N/a

Hypersonic Neurocontrol Actuator and Testbed

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Richard Saeks
Abstract:
N/a

Aircraft and Cruise Missile Mission and Route Planning in Near Real-time

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$741,902.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Robert Gezelter
Abstract:
Aircraft and cruise missile mission and route planning is a time-consuming and inflexible operation today. This effort proposes to use cooperative-competitive neural networks and Hierarchical Scene Structures for multisource and multisensor data fusion procedures that will build flexible data… More

NEURAL NETWORKS, YOULA PARAMETERIZATION AND RECONFIGURABLE CONTROL SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$300,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Richard E Saeks
Abstract:
Researchers are investigating a new control architecture in which a neural network is used to set the coefficients of the youla parameter for the controller. the "design by learning" benefits associated with neural control are realized by the approach while simultaneously guaranteeing that the… More

Hypersonic Neurocontrol Actuator and Testbed

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$700,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Richard Saeks
Abstract:
The purpose of this proposal is to develop a new generation of "SMART" neurocontrol actuator system for use on Hypersonic aircraft. Develop a testbed to validate that the actuator system will work. This will also optimize and scale the testbed vehicle sizing. This concept using adaptive neural… More

Highly Accurate 3-Dimensional Scenario Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Fields Richardson
Abstract:
We will integrate existing Synthetic Scene Generation Model (SSGM) and Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) tools into a single near-real time software package for accurate generation and visualization of scenarios. This will be directly applied ot weapons depolyment simulation and evaluation. We… More

Advanced Intelligent Control of Next Generation Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$65,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Richard Saeks
Abstract:
N/a

Fracture Toughness Analysis of Metastable Beta Titanium Alloys

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$80,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Fields Richardson
Abstract:
N/a

Develop an Expendable, Gun-Launched Observation Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Carl E. Lewis
Abstract:
N/a

Neurocontrol of a Hypersonic Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Robert M. Pap , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

Neural Network Compensation Strategy for Preventing Pilot-Induced Oscillations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$80,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox
Abstract:
N/a

Investigation of Neural Network Hardware for Electronic Warfare Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,478,441.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Kevin Priddy, Ph.d.
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) has developed a new artificial neural network processor (NNP) based upon a sparse Multiple Instruction Multiple Data (MIMD) structure which is ideally suited for Electronic Warfare (EW) applications. The proposed research will investigate the use of the AAC NNP… More

Neural Network Compensation Strategy for Preventing Pilot-Induced Oscillations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$743,839.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox
Abstract:
We propose to develop an automated Pilot Induced Oscillation (PIO) detection and compensation system. This will use artificial neural networks to increase speed and the envelope of operation. PIO is caused when a pilot overcompensates during a "high gain" task such as landing, takeoff, refueling,… More

Fracture Toughness Analysis of Metastable Beta Titanium Alloys

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$800,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Fields Richardson
Abstract:
The feasibility of fabricating hypersonic aircraft components from metastable Beta Titanium alloy (Beta 21S) will be investigated. Techniques for the fabrication of the leading edges, inlet, and nozzle areas of a hypersonic (Mach 4-5) testbed aircraft from Beta 21S will be selected and preliminary… More

Application of Neural Networks for Pattern Recognition in Logistics Data

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,997.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Alianna J. Maren
Abstract:
In this Phase I SBIR, Accurate Automation Corporation will prototype key component technologies for a neural network-based Logistic Support Assistant that will assist Navy Supply Management personnel in planning and forecasting of logistics efforts. Fully developed as part of a Phase II effort,… More

Accurate Automation Corporation Fuzzy Logic/ Neural Network Processor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,256.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
David J. Donovan
Abstract:
In this project we will adapt our programmable neural network processor (NNP) into a Fuzzy/neural network processor (FNNP). Already having the commercially successful NNP, we begin this program with more than half the work completed. we will define and evaluate NNP architectural modifications to… More

Neurocontrol of a Hypersonic Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$593,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Robert M. Pap , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

SBIR Phase I: Neural Network Methods for Robust System Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$75,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Alianna Maren
Abstract:
N/a

NEUROCONTROL FOR AN AIR BREATHING ROCKET PROPULSION SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Richard E. Saeks , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

Develop an Expendable, Gun-Launched Observation Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$750,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Carl E. Lewis
Abstract:
A low risk, low cost, classical design observation vehicle will be developed for gull launching. The observation vehicle concept is based on a light-weight loitering aircraft, packaged in a "shell" that will enable the aircraft to survive the large acceleration/deceler- ation loads associated with… More

Advanced Instrumentation for Ramjet/Scramjet Combustors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,202.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Dr Richard E. Saeks
Abstract:
Accurate Automation proposes to design and develop the architecture for an instrumentation system for hypersonic aircraft. We will design an instrumentation system for use in a Mach 8-10 hypersonic testbed for the HyTech engine. We will investigate the feasibility of incorporating a plasma… More

Environmentally Safe, In Situ Surface-Protection of Carbon Steel Structures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Lindley A. Carlton
Abstract:
A special purpose robot to remove corrosion from the interior surfaces of the ductwork in AEDC's Engine Test Facility (ETF) will be designed and developed. The robot willimplemnt the Laser Induced Surface Improvement (LISI) process which alloys the interior surface of the ductwork with a chromimum… More

BIOLOGICALLY INSPIRED PROCESSOR FOR ALL-SOURCE DATA ASSOCIATION AND FUSION

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Richard Akita & Alianna M
Abstract:
This project will develop improved sensor fusion of underwater surveillance and fire control related ]data based upon biologically inspired data association and sensor fusion techniques. In this _proposed SBIR, AAC will examine under-sea surveillance requirements for providing contact data… More

Precision Logistics Suppot System (PLSS)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Alianna Maren
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation will design, develop, demonstrate, and transition by the end of Phase II a new tool, the Precision Logistics Support System (PLSS), which can assist Marine Corps logistics personnel in rapidly generating and refining a logistics / supply plan that will best meet the… More

NEUROCONTROL FOR AN AIR BREATHING ROCKET PROPULSION SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$582,315.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Richard E. Saeks , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

SBIR Phase I: Recurrent Adaptive Critics for Nonlinear Systems Control

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$75,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Karl Mathia
Abstract:
N/a

Adaptive Control Of Air Turbo Ramjet

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Lindley A. Carlton , PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
Abstract:
N/a

SBIR Phase I: Neural Network Methods for Robust System Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$300,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Alianna Maren
Abstract:
N/a

Advanced Intelligent Control of Next Generation Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$300,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Richard Saeks
Abstract:
N/a

SBIR Phase I: Intelligent Agents Using Situation Assessment

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$75,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Alianna Maren
Abstract:
N/a

Subscale X-33 Rpv And Autolander

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,644.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Carl Lewis , PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
Abstract:
N/a

Advanced Neurocontrol Methods for a Remotely Piloted Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$512,045.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Kevin L. Priddy
Abstract:
During Phase I we will advance and develop innovative Adaptive Critic based neural network control methodologies specifically for a Remotely Piloted Vehicle (RPV) based upon the aerodynamics of the National AeroSpace Plane (NASP). Phase II will involve the actual implementation which will prove… More

Precision Logistics Suppot System (PLSS)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$301,746.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Alianna Maren
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation will design, develop, demonstrate, and transition by the end of Phase II a new tool, the Precision Logistics Support System (PLSS), which can assist Marine Corps logistics personnel in rapidly generating and refining a logistics / supply plan that will best meet the… More

Aerodynamic Drag Reduction

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$40,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Richard E. Saeks, Phd
Abstract:
Accurate Automation will design a weakly ionized gas drag reduction system for an advanced fixed wing aircraft. To this end we will develop a theoretical model for the WIG drag reduction phenomena, initiate a series of two dimensional shock tank experiments, evaluate the engineering feasibility of… More

Rugged, Portable Ground Station for NSFS Targeting

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Richard Akita/alianna J.
Abstract:
Under this project and with a follow-on Phase II, Accurate Automation will build a hand-held device for Forward Air Supprt--Marine (FASM). This device, the Hand-held Terminal Targeting/Control System (HTTS) will enabe a Marine forward observer to perform terminal control of a ship-launched missile… More

Intelligent Information Acquisition For Aeronautic Measurement and Diagnostics

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

Subscale X-33 Rpv And Autolander

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$600,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Carl Lewis , PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
Abstract:
N/a

Flight Tests of the Low Speed Characteristics of a Hypersonic Waverider Configuration

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

Advanced Projectile Targeting Method

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Robert Pap
Abstract:
N/a

Advanced Low-Cost Turbojet Engine

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Christopher Gibson
Abstract:
Not Available A program is presented for developing ceramic materials for operation at 3700-4900 F (2038-2704 C) with non-aluminized propellants and at 4900-6200 F (2704-3427 C) with aluminized propellants. At the lower temperature range the promising HfBx-HfCy-SiC-XX compositions will be… More

Advanced Nonlinear Adaptive Controllers for Fault Tolerant Satellite Trajectory Control

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,926.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
James Neidhoefer
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$600,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

Knowledge Modeling and Computational Intelligence

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Richard Saeks
Abstract:
N/a

A Learning Algorithm for Multi-Ship Flight Path Management

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

Knowledge Modeling and Computational Intelligence

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Richard Saeks
Research Institution:
Missing
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
N/a

Flight Video Recording and Transmission System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Not Available A program to demonstrate the feasibility of a single multi-hyperspectral infrared sensor capable of both missile threat warning and subpixel ground target detection is proposed. The effort will first identify candidate spectral bands/subbands for both missile threat warning and… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert M. Pap
Research Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
RI Contact:
Brian Hill
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
Old Dominion University
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$25,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
James C. Neidhoefer
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Carl Lewis, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Richard Saeks
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$399,999.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Richard Saeks
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Richard E. Saeks, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Richard E. Saeks, PhD
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$250,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Richard E. Saeks, PhD
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$597,100.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
R. Akita /a. maren
Abstract:
Not Available Thin-film mirrors with inflatable support structures that incorporate piezoelectric materials for active control will be developed, evaluated, and integrated to provide increased precision in large deployable space systems. This structural shape control

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$589,117.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
R. Akita /a. maren
Abstract:
N/a

Motion Coupled Virtual Environment (MOCOVE)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$300,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Christopher Gibson
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) and Aviation Microjet Technologies (AMT) USA,have developed preliminary designs for an advanced, low-cost, high thrust-to-weightratio turbojet engine in support of the development of future low cost aerial targetsfor the U.S. Navy under the Target 21 program. … More

4 Kelvin Refrigerator for Superconducting Electronics

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$500,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Robert Pap
Abstract:
N/a

Intelligent Control For Autonomous Remote Spacecraft

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,995.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Dr. James C. Neidhoefer
Research Institution:
University of Alabama
RI Contact:
Dr. Robert L. Wells
Abstract:
We will apply the latest knowledge in learning control, adaptive control, and optimal control to develop a modular, state-of-the-art, adaptive, nonlinear, guidance, navigation, and control package for remote spacecraft. The system will incorporate planning and decision making modules to give the… More

MagLev Launch Propulsion for LoFLYTE¿ Waverider Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,964.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Christopher S. Gibson, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation, teamed with PRT Advanced Maglev Systems, will work together to perform flight test experiments for launching the LoFLYTE¿ UAV from NASA Marshall Space Flight Center¿s 100-foot outdoor Maglev track. The goal of the Phase I program is to lay the foundation for a Phase II flight… More

Plasma Limiter: A Radio Frequency Mitigation Device for Missile Defense Electronics

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$716,206.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
John Mankowski, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The widespread use of communication devices and radar systems has made our society increasingly vulnerable to disruptive high-power, short-pulse electromagnetic interference (EMI) and high power microwaves (HPM). Significant advances in devices thatproduce these high-power, short pulses have been… More

Development of Radio Frequency Mitigation Technologies for Missile Defense Electronics

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,708.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
John Mankowski, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation is proposing the development of a plasma limiter for the protection of sensing electronic equipment from high power EM radiation. The Limiter is essentially a self-breaking, fine-point, electrode placed within the receivingtransmission line. In Phase I, AAC will begin… More

Enhanced Turbojet Inlet Injection

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Christopher Gibson, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) proposes to develop an analytical andexperimental database that demonstrates the basic feasibility of inlet injection ofoxidizer in turbojet engines for turbojet acceleration. This will enable operation ofconventional turbojets to higher Mach numbers, to higher… More

Friction Drag Reduction System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Richard 1. Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes to design a system for reducing the friction drag on an aircraft by introducing an ion space charge into the aircraft¿s boundary layer. We will develop a detailed model for the drag reduction mechanism; evaluate the system performance; evaluate alternative… More

Friction Drag Reduction System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$600,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Richard 1. Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes to design a system for reducing the friction drag on an aircraft by introducing an ion space charge into the aircraft¿s boundary layer. We will develop a detailed model for the drag reduction mechanism; evaluate the system performance; evaluate alternative… More

Airframe Construction for Small, Expendable Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAVs)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,956.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Aaron Harcrow, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
"Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) proposes to develop a Precision Molded Foam(PMF) method that combines features of precision molding, foam injection and vacuumbagging. This method promises to be low cost, to be scalable to high production rate,to require very little touch labor for finished… More

Flight Test Development of the X43A-LS Reusable Launch Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Christopher S. Gibson, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes a three-pronged effort to build on the Phase I program to develop technologies in support of the NASA Hyper-X program and the X-43 series of research vehicles (X-43A, X-43B, and X-43C). The data and technologies developed under the proposed Phase II program… More

A Distributed Guidance And Control System For Satellite Constellations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,992.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
James C. Neidhoefer, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation has developed a distributed adaptive guidance and control architecture for minimum Delta-V formation flying of satellite constellations. The innovation in this approach is that it is an extremely streamlined solution to a very difficult guidance and control problem.… More

A Distributed Guidance And Control System For Satellite Constellations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
James C. Neidhoefer, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation has developed a distributed adaptive guidance and control architecture for minimum Delta-V formation flying of satellite constellations. The innovation in this approach is that it is an extremely streamlined solution to a very difficult guidance and control problem.… More

Very Low Noise, High Efficiency Propeller Designs for Small UAVs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Vinod Sharma, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
"The objective of this proposal is to develop low noise propellers for application in a UAV concept called SWARM. We propose a combined effort of theoretical and experimental studies to be fully responsive to the need of the SWARM program. AccurateAutomation Corporation (AAC) offers a comprehensive… More

Flight Test Development of the X43A-LS Reusable Launch Vehicle

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,994.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Christopher S. Gibson, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes a three-pronged effort to build on the Phase I program to develop technologies in support of the NASA Hyper-X program and the X-43 series of research vehicles (X-43A, X-43B, and X-43C). The data and technologies developed under the proposed Phase II program… More

Plasma Limiter: RF Mitigation Device for Radar and Electronic Warfare Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,973.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Louie Elliott, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The widespread use of communication devices and radar systems has made our society increasingly vulnerable to disruptive, high-power, short pulse electromagnetic interference (EMI) and high power microwaves (HPM). Significant advances in devices thatproduce these high-power, short pulses have been… More

Plasma Limiter: RF Mitigation Device for Operation in Stressing Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,952.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Louie Elliott, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The widespread use of communication devices and radar systems has made our society increasingly vulnerable to disruptive, high-power, short pulse electromagnetic interference (EMI) and high power microwaves (HPM). Significant advances in devices thatproduce these high-power, short pulses have been… More

Organic USV Seaway Navigation System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,936.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick Cox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) will implement an innovative design concept/approach and specification for an Unmanned Surface Vehicle (USV) automated seaway navigation system. This generic system is applicable to a wide-range of surface craft sizes, types, and missions. Potential… More

Plasma Limiter: RF Mitigation Device for Radar and Electronic Warfare Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$596,694.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Louie C. Elliott, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The widespread use of communication devices and radar systems has made our society increasingly vulnerable to disruptive, high-power, short pulse electromagnetic interference (EMI) and high power microwaves (HPM). Significant advances in devices that produce these high-power, short pulses have been… More

Plasma Limiter: RF Mitigation Device for Operation in Stressing Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,948.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Louie C. Elliott, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The widespread use of communication devices and radar systems has made our society increasingly vulnerable to disruptive, high-power, short pulse electromagnetic interference (EMI) and high power microwaves (HPM). Significant advances in devices that produce these high-power, short pulses have been… More

Organic USV Seaway Navigation System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,982.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox, President
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation's main objective of the SENTINEL SYSTEM is to provide a 24/7 presence on the water without putting valuable human resources in harm's way. Capable of being controlled remotely or configured for autonomous operation, the SENTINEL SYSTEM is an attractive solution to a… More

Autonomous Operation of UAVs from USVs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,991.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) will address the integral operation of a USV with multiple UAVs. Such a system leverages the advantages of both platforms while compensating for the limitations of each. The USV provides range and endurance, deploying the UAVs across a long distance or after… More

Autonomous Operation of UAVs from USVs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$198,245.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick J. Cox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) proposes a unique Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Launch and Recovery system for a U.S. Navy Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV). AAC proposes an innovative concept for repeatedly stowing, launching, guiding, recovering, and restoring one or more UAVs without sacrificing… More

Security for Unmanned and Autonomous Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,983.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick Cox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) will develop an Unmanned Vehicle (UV) security system. This generic system will be applied to a user Unmanned (Sea) Surface Vessel (USV) as well as UVs operating from the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) or for the Naval Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC). The… More

Reduced Height Waveguide Limiter Using Nanotube Technology

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,997.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Benjamin Simmons, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The solid state semiconductor technology in radar systems supporting the U. S. Army's ballistic missile defense program increases its vulnerability to the effects of high power, fast rise-time EMP, HPM, and UWB pulses. Recent research has shown that using carbon nanotubes (CNTs) can greatly improve… More

Carbon Nanotube Plasma Limiter

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$736,312.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Luke Gritter, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The enabling solid state semiconductor technology in modern electronics and radar systems increases their vulnerability to the effects of high power, fast rise-time EMP, HPM, and UWB pulses. In recent years, significant advances in the technology used to produce these pulses have been made in the… More

Portable Non-Contact Heating and Soldering Tool

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,960.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Roger Sanders, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Currently available soldering and heat gun systems have several significant deficiencies that can result in lower quality repairs and higher maintenance costs. The existing soldering irons naturally lead to cross-contamination between leaded and lead-free solders, resulting in degraded solder… More

Time Variation of Workflow Processes to Confound Enemy Proactivity

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,588.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick Cox, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) proposes to develop a new method for ensuring that workflow processes are opaque to the enemy. That is, the enemy cannot produce effective counter operations by leveraging knowledge of how U.S. Army institutions work. Simultaneously, the U.S. Army's internal… More

Passive Coherent Laser Amplifier Combining

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,499,869.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Roger Sanders, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) will have two existing NAVSEA 1 kW fiber laser amplifiers modified to correct a previously identified problem of four-wave mixing. After testing to verify performance of the refurbished laser amplifiers, AAC will conduct tests with this equipment using a passive… More

High Power PM Fiber Laser Coupler

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,949.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Roger Sanders, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Fiber lasers have emerged as a promising technology for future high energy laser (HEL) weapons systems, having demonstrated single mode, CW operation at 10kW power level and high electrical to optical conversion efficiency (>25%). However, commercial fiber lasers are not practical for beam… More

Multi-Band Eyesafe NIR Laser for HEL Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,852.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Robert Rice, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) proposes to provide a source that can meet the requirements of this present solicitation using a technical approach based on recent breakthrough technology that has made it possible to design a scalable fiber optic laser that can operate in all of the low loss… More

Multiple Engagement Autonomous Neutralizer (MEAN) System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,959.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Bryce Williams, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation will design and build a Multiple Engagement Autonomous Neutralizer (MEAN) System that will allow an EOD team to quickly and safely engage multiple IEDs from a safe area. This design exceeds capabilities of any current system because it will allow the technician to preload the… More

High Power Laser Triggered Carbon Nanotube Switch

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,952.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Peter Krueger, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes to develop a high power switch with a laser trigger to minimize pulse-to-pulse jitter. The switch will incorporate carbon nanotube electrodes for long life and high current capacity. The initial design of the switch will provide switching of up to 25 kV DC.… More

CNT Based Microstrip Plasma Limiter

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,967.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Peter Krueger, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Research Institution:
Clemson University
RI Contact:
Joan S. Hudson, Ph.D.
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation will develop a carbon nanotube based microstrip plasma limiter suitable for inclusion on RF printed circuit boards used on the front-end of an X-Band phased-array receiver. This device will capitalize on the ability to use carbon nanotubes to reduce the size and cost… More

Common-Control, Unmanned Vehicle Trainer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick Cox, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) will develop a low-cost trainer based on PC technology. The objective is to provide the U.S. Navy with the ability to readily train personnel to operate unmanned vehicle systems when high-cost training systems and actual control systems are in short supply. This… More

Virtual Machine Technologies for Intelligence and Warfighting Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$66,790.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick Cox, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) will deliver a Virtual Machine (VM) solution to the U.S. Army, leveraging the advantages of this technology to meet the unique needs of this information-centric, warfighting organization. AAC will consolidate an existing set of server applications, migrating the… More

Direct Optical Modulation of HVDC on an RF Transmission Line

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,986.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Peter Krueger, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes to develop a system design for a self-contained missile launchable RF Generator based on a frozen wave transmission line technique. The RF transmission line will be charged through an optically activated switch fabricate from silicon carbide. A high energy… More

Time Variation of Workflow Processes to Confound Enemy Proactivity

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,926.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick Cox, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation (AAC) proposes to develop two useful software tools for the Distributed Common Ground Control Station (DCGS). These tools will help the analyst build more useful products for her customers. AAC will address opportunities for growth within the spectrum of DCGS… More

High Power Laser Triggered Carbon Nanotube Switch

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Peter Krueger, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes to develop a high power switch with a laser trigger to minimize pulse-to-pulse jitter. The switch will incorporate carbon nanotube electrodes for long life and high current capacity. The initial design of the switch will provide switching of up to 25 kV DC.… More

Electromagnetic Pulse Effects Simulator

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,985.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Peter Krueger, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Utilizing directed energy weapons effectively in an offensive situation or determining the level of protection needed for defense requires the ability to select the proper DEW source characteristics and method of delivery based on the target, any shielding and the desired effect. This is an… More

Repeatable Virtualization of Intelligence, Surveillance&Reconnaissance (ISR) System Servers

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$779,884.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Chadwick Cox, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes an innovative application of virtualization tools to complex information systems, especially the Joint Multi-mission Protection System (JUMPS). The program includes three parts. 1. A plan will be developed and implemented to facilitate the operation and to… More

Direct Optical Modulation of HVDC on an RF Transmission Line

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$618,491.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Peter G. Krueger, Principal Investigator – (423) 894-4646
Abstract:
Accurate Automation Corporation proposes to develop a system for a self-contained missile launchable RF Generator based on a frozen wave transmission line technique. The RF transmission line will be charged through an optically activated switch fabricated from silicon carbide. A high energy pulsed… More