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Contractor: University of Dayton Research Institute
Department: Air Force
University of Dayton Research Institute, Dayton, Ohio, has been awarded a $12,098,382 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for research and development. Contractor will provide development and application of conceptual, preliminary, and detailed vehicle design processes to current and future aerospace systems, weapon systems, sub-systems, and components including assurance of performance over the life cycle. The program seeks to develop, mature, integrate, and demonstrate physics-based design, analysis, and optimization of aerospace vehicles through modeling and simulation codes using distributed computing environments concurrently requiring development of approximation methods, reduced order models, sensitivity analysis, uncertainty quantification, verification, validation, experimental methods characterizing behavioral physics, and data visualization. Work will be performed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, and is expected to be complete by Sept. 15, 2021. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with three offers received. Fiscal 2016 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $50,000 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-16-C-2641).
Total Contract Value: $12,098,382