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Contractor: HRL Laboratories LLC
Department: Air Force
HRL Laboratories LLC, Malibu, Calif., has been awarded a $10,279,430 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Knowledge Representation in Neural Systems. The objective of the program is to develop new theories that explain how conceptual knowledge is represented in the human brain and test those theories by demonstrating the ability to predict and interpret concept-relate patterns of neural activity measured non-invasively. Work will be performed at Malibu, Calif., and is expected to be completed by Nov. 24, 2016. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition (IARPA-BAA-12-05) and 13 offers were received. Fiscal 2012 research and development funds in the amount of $4,569,109 are being obligated at time of award. The Air Force Research Laboratory/RQKDA is the contracting activity (FA8650-13-C-7356).
Total Contract Value: $10,279,430