Shooter Tablet System


This effort is to further develop the Capacity Selector Valve (CSV) Calculator (Shooter Tablet). The Shooter Tablet System (STS) will improve safety, ensure minimal catapult stress through accurate settings, and avoid potential catastrophic mishaps from an incorrect CSV setting for the C-13 series steam catapult. Award was made competitively under Office of Naval Research (ONR) Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) 13-020 for Rapid Innovation Fund (RIF) Program.


  • Dean provided Project Management and Technical Leadership of a 6 to 8 person project team for the STS Software Application Development and Hardware Integration throughout a full Department of Defense Acquisition Cycle in conjunction with NAVAIR, Lakehurst NJ.
  • Tasks include Project Planning, Schedule and Resource Management, Technical Leadership and significant contributions in the areas of Systems Engineering, Requirements Definition, Hardware Selection, High-Level Software Design and Test.
  • Dean provided oversight of Cyber Security System Design and Implementation.