Press Releases

Jul 27, 2021

Wearable High-Power Microwave Exposure Sensor

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Army to develop a novel low-cost wearable sensor to detect exposure to high-power microwave (HPM) weapons.

Jul 22, 2021

BioSIGMA Sensor Expansion and Turbulence Modeling

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from DARPA for the enhancement and maturation of BioSIGMA, a persistent early-warning capability for the detection and identification of aerosolized biological warfare agents.

Jul 21, 2021

Deep Neural Network Algoritms for Upscaling of Surface Images

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop the Single Image Super Resolution for Quantitative Analysis (QuantSISR) software suite comprising state-of-the-art super-resolution (SR) algorithms optimized to reduce errors during subsequent image analysis such as common computer vision tasks (image segmentation, object detection).

Jul 19, 2021

Event-Camera-Based Optical Turbulence Compensation

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the Department of Energy (DOE) to develop a sensor and software to provide real-time correction of optical-turbulence-induced distortion in video imagery and enable reduction of optical-turbulence-induced laser beam spread.

Jul 18, 2021

3D Multimodal Multiresolution Microscopy

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the Department of Energy to develop a high-resolution optical microscopy system that can be installed on many common electron microscopes.

Jul 12, 2021

Ultrasonic Embedded Temperature and Recession Monitor

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Navy to develop a non-intrusive recession rate and surface temperature monitoring system that will be operational in flight test environments.

Jul 07, 2021

Simplified Atom Interferometer Laser Systems (SAILS)

Physical Sciences Inc (PSI) has been awarded a research program from the US Navy to develop the Simplified Atom Interferometer Laser System (SAILS) that will be capable of generating two frequency-referenced and phase-coherent optical wavelengths to reduce the size, weight, and complexity of the optical systems that support portable atom interferometry based sensors.

Jun 28, 2021

One-dimensional Convolution Neural Network for Improved Training Time and Standardization in Spectral Class

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate to participate in Phase II of the DHS Small Business Innovation Research Program. PSI will develop a deep-learning based classification algorithm for detection and classification of trace explosives, opioids and narcotics on surfaces for optical spectroscopic systems.

Jun 23, 2021

Low-shot object tracking and targeting algorithms for next-generation combat vehicles

Physical Sciences Inc (PSI) has been awarded a contract by the US Army to develop the Low-Shot Object Tracking and Targeting (LOTT) system that integrates state-of-the-art machine-learning object detection and tracking capabilities with IR and visible imaging sensors utilizing “low-shot” training techniques.

Jun 14, 2021

High Efficiency Rotating Detonation Combustor for Augmentors

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI), in collaboration with University of Michigan, has been awarded a contract from the Naval Air Warfare Center to design, develop, and demonstrate a rotating detonation combustor (RDC) for gas turbine engine augmentors.