Technical Experimentation White Paper Submission
If you get any questions or concerns, please email: Tech_EXP@socom.mil
NOTE:  All items with an " * " must be completed or your nomination will not be submitted.

 Submission Form

Experiment Name*
Brief Experiment Name (50 Character Maximum)
Event Number*
Company*
CAGE Code*
DUNS Number*
Principle Investigator/PI*
(whom all the info will go to)
PI Telephone Number*
PI Email Address*
SOCOM/SOF POC
SOCOM/SOF POC Telephone Number
SOCOM/SOF POC Email Address
Areas of Interest*
Technology Readiness Level*
Capability
Capability Description
Experiment Objectives*
Plan*
Measurements/Data Collection Plan
Performance*
Measures of Performance/Measures of Effectiveness
New Capability*
What new capability (or improvement to existing capability) does this represent to the war fighter?
Capability Gap*
Which (if any) existing gap does this capability address?
TOC*
Space in the Tactical Operations Center (TOC) required during the execution of the experiment?
UAS*
Will you be bringing a UAS? Participants bringing their own UASs MUST be CoT compiant.
--UAS Type
If you are bringing a UAS, which kind and how many?
Live Fire*
Does your experiment include live fire / kinetic / energetic operations? All respondents wishing to conduct experiments of a kinetic or energetic nature are responsible for ammunition and/or explosives shipments to include an Interim Hazard Classification (IHC) or Final Hazard Classification (FHC) and coordination for receipt and storage at each venue.
--Live Fire Type
If you wish to conduct a live fire type experiment, what caliber and quantity of rounds or type/quantity of explosives.
Laser*
Does your experiment involve the use of lasers, to include eye-safe lasers?
--Laser Class
If yes to using a laser, what class?
--Laser Wavelength
If yes to using a laser, what wavelength in nm?
Vehicles*
Does your experiment require vehicles, ATVs, trucks, etc. as part of the actual experiment?
--Vehicle Use
If yes to using vehicles, what types of vehicles and how will they be used?
Safety
Other Potential Safety Issues, e.g. Explosives, pyrotechnics, hazardous chemical substances, or other occupational hazards
Responsibilities
Participant Names/Responsibilities
Experiment Duration
Time required to complete experiment (hrs - min and max, pretest required?)
Night Ops*
Does your experiment require night ops? All efforts will be made to accomodate, however resources for night operations are limited.
Frequency*
Will you require Frequency Utilization? If your experiment will be radiating on a given frequency or frequency band, you must have prior approval to transmit on that frequency. Prior approval may include compliance with Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Title 47, Part 15 or a Special Temporary Authority (STA) from the FCC. If equipment is government owned and operating within a Federal Band, you must have National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) frequency approval. Your authority to radiate should be submitted along with your nomination or emailed directly to tech_exp@socom.mil. The FCC recommends you submit you request at least 30 days prior to the start of the event.
--Antenna Type
--Frequencies
What Frequencies are required?
--Band
Frequencies Band
--Power Transmitted
Power Transmitted (Specify watts or dBm)
Size*
What are the physical dimensions of your technology solution? Please specify units. If this is not applicable, please type N/A above.
Weight*
What is the weight of your technology solution? Please specify units. If this is not applicable, please type N/A above.
Power*
What are the power requirerments of your technology solution? Please specify units. If this is not applicable, please type N/A above.
Remote Site*
If a remote site is needed (e.g., experiment cannot take place at TOC), what support is required?
Remote Power*
If a remote site is required, will you require power (upon availability) and what are your power requirements (i.e. current and voltage [120V or 240V])?
Publish*
Do you anticipate publishing the results of your tests? Any published information may require prior SOCOM Public Affairs approval.
--Publish Location
If Yes, which publications?
ITAR Restrictions*
Does your technology have any ITAR restrictions?
Terms and Conditions Agreement*"I have read and agree to the Technical Experimentation Terms and Conditions."
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