• Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 23 Combat Shooter Data Recorder
    active 1 week, 5 days ago

    Special Operations Forces conduct combat shooting training without consistent means to track their performance or effectiveness of their training in many different situations. A small, portable data capture and […]

    Private Research Topic / 2 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 22 Combat Swimmer Data Recorder
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    Design and develop a prototype device that can measure key physiological and other parameters for Navy combat swimmers conducting closed circuit diving. Research sensors, algorithms, equipment which can be […]

    Private Research Topic / 4 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 USD(R&E) 18   Traumatic Brain Injury Self Assessment
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    The government is interested in the development of a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) assessment Android Tactical Assault Kit (ATAK) app. This will provide immediately available assessment app on performer’s p […]

    Private Research Topic / 7 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 41 FLIR Camera Verification of GPS Navigation Integrity
    active 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    GPS systems onboard Navy craft may become degraded or unusable in military operations. A means to readily understand if GPS is accurate is needed. Adapting installed FLIR cameras and equipment to intermittently […]

    Private Research Topic / 2 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 AFRL 03  Rapidly Deployable Mass Rescue Device for Marine Environments
    active 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    The USCG has a desire to have a manually deployable, lightweight (50-100 lbs), and large capacity (100-200 persons) device that isolates people from a marine environment and prevents hypothermia for approximately […]

    Private Research Topic / 3 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 USD(R&E) 19	Instrumented Combat Boot
    active 2 months ago

    The government is interested in the development of poly-axial strain gauge boots with sole-based, lateral, anterior-posterior, cephalad-caudal gauges built into boots. Cases of overuse injuries, carried loads, and […]

    Private Research Topic / 3 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 AFRL 02  Quick On/Off Pulse-Ox Monitor
    active 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Develop a wireless SpO2 monitoring sensor that can be easily applied/removed and relay information back to a central monitoring station in near proximity.

    Private Research Topic / 4 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 24 Ground Force Commander Simulator
    active 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    A simulator/program/app hosted on laptops which allows Special Operations Ground Force Commanders leading small units to conduct iterative training focused on battlefield decision making processes, including […]

    Private Research Topic / 2 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 21 Military Freefall Flight Data Recorder
    active 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Design a prototype recording device worn by individual parachutists that can capture key flight, parachute control, and landing data. Develop modeling and other simulations to display parameters and trajectories […]

    Private Research Topic / 2 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 AFRL 01 Cooling aid for Maintainers in Protective Gear
    active 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Maintenance personnel who apply coatings to aircraft in elevated temperature/humidity conditions are subject to heat stress. In environments where facility environmental control is not possible, it is desirable to […]

    Private Research Topic / 3 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 02 Lightweight Long Pole
    active 2 months, 3 weeks ago

    Design a Lightweight Long Pole for Access to Objects Using Open Architecture Composite Structures.
    Design and fabricate a 16 foot lightweight long pole out of government provided open-architecture composite […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 03 Lightweight Tactical Ladder
    active 2 months, 3 weeks ago

    Develop a Lightweight, Strong, Durable Tactical Ladder Using Open Architecture Composites Structures. . A previous effort has demonstrated Open-Architecture Composites Structure (O-ACS) material as an optimal […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 USD(R&E) 16	Self Intubating Airway Device
    active 2 months, 3 weeks ago

    The government is interested in a Self-intubating snake, the development of a multidirectional device that can be loaded with an endo-tracheal (ET) tube and advanced into the mouth of a warrior in need of an […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 SOCOM 01 Future Vehicle Stopping
    active 2 months, 4 weeks ago

    Special Operations Forces need a capability to stop vehicles, of all sizes and types, without causing injury to the passengers and without causing catastrophic damage to the vehicle. USSOCOM Science and […]

    Private Research Topic / 2 members
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 USD(R&E) 03 Blockchain-based Tracking of Machine Learning Algorithms (1 U. assigned)
    active 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    The US overnment is interested in the use of a blockchain based distributed ledger, to track a machine learning (ML) algorithm as it learns.  The research would result in a means to provide a secure […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 USD(R&E) 02 Augmented/Mixed/Virtual Reality Training
    active 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    The US Government is interested in utilizing AR/VR/MR for training in various military scenarios, including equipment repair, interrogation, interview operations, critical response, and others. The work will […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 USD(R&E) 01 Quantum Computing - Algorithm Development for Military Optimization Problems
    active 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    The government is interested in assessing and developing quantum computing algorithms that efficiently solve complex sorting and optimization problems confronting the US military. Examples would be time-phased […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 02 Lightweight Strong, Durable Ladder (1 university already assigned)
    active 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    Build a lightweight, man portable, multi-functional ladder for use by Special Operations Forces in any tactical environment, that can be compacted to a carryable size and deployed by the operator in various […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 01 Lightweight Long Pole  ( 1 university already assigned)
    active 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    US Special Operations Forces often need to access objects at elevated heights. Currently, the operators use a carbon fiber telescoping long pole. The current version is heavier than desirable and can fail. The […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member
  • Research Topics logo of 2019 NSW 101 Deice/Anti-icing for Unmanned Aerial Systems
    active 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    Currently, the Scan Eagle Unmanned Aircraft System cannot fly in icing conditions because there is no de-icing functionality for the wing leading edges. Carburetor icing is a separate, but similar cold weather […]

    Private Research Topic / 1 member