ARD Corp.

9151 Rumsey Rd
Columbia, MD 21045
40 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 8
Total Value of Awards $996K
First Award Date 01/01/83
Most Recent Award Date 02/24/89

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Silverman Dr. Eugene B Silverman 2
Horst Dr. Richard L Horst 3
Banikiotes Paul G Banikiotes 1
lecocq Andrew d. lecocq 1
munson Robert c. munson 1

8 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Air Force
Topic: AF88-065
Budget: 02/24/89 - 12/31/89

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N85-065
Budget: 01/01/88 - 12/31/88

THE DETECTION AND CLASSIFICATION OF UNDERWATER OBJECTS, SUCH AS MINES, BY MEANS OF ACOUSTIC SENSORS IS OF CONSIDERABLE PRACTICAL SIGNIFICANCE. UNFORTUNATELY, MANY RECENT ATTEMPTS TO DEVELOP SIGNAL PROCESSING TECHNIQUES TO ACCOMPLISH THIS AUTOMATICALLY HAVE ENJOYED ONLY LIMITED SUCCESS. RECENTLY, A NUMBER OF INVESTIGATORS SUGGESTED THAT THE CAP...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N85-065
Budget: 01/01/85 - 12/31/85

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 84-2
Budget: 01/01/84 - 12/31/84

IT IS WIDELY RECOGNIZED THAT BEHAVIORAL MEASURES OF WORKLOADARE INADEQUATE. EVENT-RELATED POTENTIALS (ERPS) RECORDED FROM THE HUMAN SCALP ARE A PROMISING ALTERNATIVE IN THAT THEY HAVE BEEN SHOWN TO REFLECT SELECTIVE ATTENTION, EXPECTANCIES, AND DECISION-MAKING PROCESSES. MOST PREVIOUS ERP STUDIES OF WORKLOAD HAVE BURDENED THE SUBJECT WITH A CONT...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 84-1
Budget: 01/01/84 - 12/31/84

POLAR GRAPHIC DISPLAYS PRESENT QUANTITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT A SYSTEM'S PARAMETERS AT THE NODES OF A GEOMETRIC FIGURE. BY TAKING ADVANTAGE OF HUMAN PATTERN RECOGNITION CAPABILITIES, THIS DISPLAY CONCEPT MAY ENHANCE OPERATOR'S ABILITY TO RAPIDLY ASSESS SYSTEM STATUS. THE PRESENT RESEARCH ADDRESSES BASIC AND APPLIED ISSUES IN HUMAN VISUAL PROCESS...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 83-1
Budget: 01/01/83 - 12/31/83

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 83-1
Budget: 01/01/83 - 12/31/83

WITH RECENT ADVANCES IN ROBOTICS AND THE CONTINUING DEVELOPMENT OF MICROPROCESSOR-CONTROLLED SERVO-MECHANISMS, TELEOPERATED SYSTEMS ARE BECOMING INCREASINGLY FEASIBLE FOR APPLICATIONS IN OUTER SPACE. ONE OF THE MORE ADVANCED INTERFACE DEVICES EMPLOYED FOR EFFECTIVE TELEOPERATOR CONTROL IS A 3-D IMAGING AND VIEWING SYSTEM WHICH PROJECTS SLIGHTLY ...