Nomadic Technologies, Inc.

1060-B Terra Bella Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94043
14 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $398K
First Award Date 11/18/94
Most Recent Award Date 05/19/97

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Slater Jim Slater 2
Latombe J.C. Latombe 1

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 STTR

Institution: Stanford University

Agency: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Topic: ST94-004
Budget: 05/19/97 - 05/22/98

The Phase I Intelligent Observer (IO) is an outdoor robot (Nomad200) carrying a camera and navigating in a partially known environment that demonstrated its ability to follow an artificial target while avoiding obstacles and planning the best viewpoints. We are now aiming at a quantitative improvement of the performance of IO in terms of speed a...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Stanford University

Agency: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Topic: ST94-004
Budget: 11/18/94 - 12/18/95

We propose to develop an "Intelligent Observer" (IO), a robotic system which can automatically detect, track, and follow targets moving through complex and cluttered environments. The system consists of a number of moving cameras, each mounted on a mobile platform equipped with multiple range sensors. Either autonomously or under the high-level ...