Vrsonic, Inc.

2533 Wilson BLvd.
Arlington, VA 22201
6 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $1.5MM
First Award Date 07/01/04
Most Recent Award Date 01/08/09

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Fouad Dr. Hesham Fouad 4 Message
Fouad Mrs. JoAnne Fouad 1 Message

4 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N07-078
Budget: 01/08/09 - 12/14/10

Changes in modern warfare have resulted in frequent and lengthy deployments for US military personnel. These changes necessitate the development of training alternatives to the costly and time consuming live training exercises. One alternative to live training is the use Virtual Environment (VE) based immersive training systems. Current VE ba...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N07-078
Budget: 05/04/07 - 02/04/08

The effectiveness of current Virtual Environment training systems can be greatly enhanced by integrating affective components into those systems. In the proposed effort, a theoretical model that we developed for utilizing auditory feedback to modify the user's affective state will be expanded upon to include visual and haptic modalities. This wi...

Phase 2 STTR

Institution: University of Central Florida

Agency: Navy
Topic: N04-T014
Budget: 09/21/05 - 03/20/07

VR based training systems have the advantage of being portable, deployable and reconfigurable and can thus provide effective training in the field where it's most needed. Regrettably, these systems have not yet been shown to be effective in providing positive training transfer in real world applications. Analysis of such systems suggests that in...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: University of Central Florida

Agency: Navy
Topic: N04-T014
Budget: 07/01/04 - 04/30/05

The objective of this proposal is to develop the requisite architecture and theoretical framework for incorporating optimized spatial auditory cues in Virtual Reality (VR) Military training systems used in training Close Quarters Battle for Military Operations in Urban Terrain (CQB for MOUT). Increasingly, combat operations are occurring in th...