Annex A. Science And Technology Objectives (STOs)
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)


III.F.05. Tactical Intelligence Data Fusion. Develop and integrate enhanced MI collection and asset management tools, terrain reasoning tools, multiple source correlation and fusion tools, enhanced information dissemination tools and techniques, and Battle Damage Assessment (BDA) tools and techniques. Demonstrate by FY96 enhanced multi-media database interface/sharing techniques to support information dissemination. Demonstrate by FY97 enhanced IEW asset management and Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield (IPB) tools and techniques. Demonstrate by FY97 enhanced BDA tools and techniques using a multi-source approach. Demonstrate by FY98 multiple source fusion using terrain reasoning tool and techniques and Moving Target Indicator (MTI) automatic tracking. Demonstrate in FY99 advanced airborne planning algorithms and effectiveness tools utilizing IEWCS and integrate into IEWCS multi-sensor tasking and reporting tools using database to database interfaces. In FY00, integrate SIGINT/MTI sensor cross-cueing and situation displays with previously developed FY98 techniques into IEWCS and ASAS.

Supports: ASAS, IEWCS, CGS, BCBL(H), DSABL

STO Manager: TSO: TRADOC POC:
Dave Grubb Carolyn Nash LTC Herchell Boyl
CERDEC/IEWD SARD-TT BC-BL
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