First Responder Support Systems Testbed (FiRST)

Develop and demonstrate the First Responder Support Systems Testbed (FiRST). Develop, model, design and demonstrate systems that provide research agility across different domains that serve the First Responders community. Demonstrate the dual-use of homeland security technology (e.g and validate its benefits to the Caltrans day-to-day challenges. Address the IP issues related to the developed proof of concept of selected areas and develop partnerships to move them into the field using federal funds opportunities.


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    • Status: Active
    • Sponsor Organizations:

      California Department of Transportation

      1227 O Street
      Sacramento, CA  USA  95843
    • Project Managers:

      Ramez, George

    • Performing Organizations:

      Regents of the University of California, Santa Barbara

      Santa Barbara, CA  USA 
    • Principal Investigators:

      Church, Richard

    • Start Date: 20070603
    • Actual Completion Date: 20120630
    • Source Data: RiP Project 22671

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01466283
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: California Department of Transportation
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 3:13PM