Software Engineering

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Software Engineering Capabilities

The Software Engineering Department of the Defense and Intelligence Solutions Division designs and develops software solutions for tactical and strategic signal processing systems, information exploitation systems and signal intelligence systems. The department excels in the development of embedded systems, distributed processing, graphical user interfaces, and databases used for real-time and post-processing analysis.

Ronald G. Reinhard, Director

Software Engineering Technical Strengths

  • Military communications intelligence systems
  • Acquisition Systems
  • Signal Processing
  • Integrated Systems
  • Portable and fixed DF systems
  • Spectrum surveillance systems
  • Signal Information Data mining systems
  • Ground-based COMINT DF and collection systems
  • Genetic Programming Environment for FIFTH (GPE5™)
  • Special purpose exploitation systems
  • Signal station location and ionospheric sounder systems
  • Wideband signal intercept and processing systems
  • Adaptive filtering
  • Advanced detection techniques
  • Advanced spectral estimation techniques
  • Interference mitigation
  • Signal recognition/demodulation
  • Super resolution DF techniques
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