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SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $937K
First Award Date 12/22/00
Most Recent Award Date 04/09/02

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Miller Dr. Christopher A. Miller 1 Message
Funk Mr. Harry B. Funk 2 Message

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Topic: SB021-011
Budget: 04/09/02 - 11/30/02

"Optionally Piloted Vehicles" contain a human operator but enable him/her to decide when and whether to take control any given function. The transfer of control problem is the central challenge for OPVs, but we see this as a delegation issue which can be addressed by the methods that succeed in human-human task delegation and coordination. Tog...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A00-125
Budget: 03/01/02 - 03/01/04

The Rotorcraft Pilot's Associate demonstrated the utility of Cognitive Decision Aiding Systems (CDASs). Unfortunately, the knowledge required to build CDASs is a tremendous hurdle to their de-velopment, fielding and maintenance. In Phase I, we documented the largest hurdle to efficient CDAS knowledge management as the `gap' between Knowledge A...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A00-125
Budget: 12/22/00 - 12/31/01

Rotorcraft Pilot's Associate (RPA) flight test and other previous and ongoing system evaluations [Dorn99] have demonstrated the military utility of Cognitive Decision Aiding Systems (CDASs). There is, however, an increasing awareness that the knowledge which must be acquired, captured, represented, implemented and tuned offers a tremendous cost ...