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Company Information:

Company Name: Beam Engineering For Advanced Measurements Co.
City: Winter Park
State: FL
Zip+4: 32789-4523
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (407) 823-6831

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $462,531.00 8
SBIR Phase II $5,560,872.00 8
STTR Phase I $99,421.00 1

Award List:

Control and Direct Measurement of Power Density of Laser Beams

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Nelson V. Tabiryan
Award Amount: $59,390.00

Control and Direct Measurement of Power Density of Laser Beams

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Nelson V. Tabiryan
Award Amount: $750,000.00

Photosensitive Liquid Crystals: Next Generation Materials for Dynamic Holography and Electro-Optics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian
Award Amount: $99,972.00

On-Line Diagnostic Systems for High Energy Lasers Using Nonlinear Optical and Diffractive Optical Transformations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian
Award Amount: $63,260.00

Photosensitive Liquid Crystals: Next Generation Materials for Dynamic Holography and Electro-Optics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Nelson V. Tabirian
Award Amount: $749,492.00

On-Line Diagnostic Systems for High Energy Lasers Using Nonlinear Optical and Diffractive Optical Transformations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian
Award Amount: $700,000.00

Supra-nonlinear Nano-particulate Liquid-crystalline Opto-electronics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian, President
Award Amount: $69,968.00
Abstract:
The main objective of the Phase 1 of the present proposal will be demonstration of feasibility of multi-functional highly nonlinear materials for photonics and opto-electronics that possess high sensitivity and allow multiple control opportunities of theirresponses to electromagnetic influences… More

Universal building blocks for modular photonics and related all-optical technologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Nelson V. Tabiryan, President
Award Amount: $69,947.00
Abstract:
"The goal of the present Phase 1 proposal is introducing nonlinear optical technologies for controlling light beams in complex optical structures, including fiber optics interconnects and switches. We will revisit and gain further insight into the processesof laser beam interaction with liquid… More

Supra-nonlinear Nano-particulate Liquid-crystalline Opto-electronics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian, President
Award Amount: $729,587.00
Abstract:
The objective of the Phase 2 of the present proposal is to develop Agile Micro-Optics Systems (AMOS) as a new generation multifunctional devices electro-optically adaptable for performing specific optical processing tasks. A spatial light modulator withboth optical storage and display modality,… More

Laser Beam Combining and Control Systems Using Liquid Crystal Modular Photonics Components

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian, President
Award Amount: $392,924.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to mature the liquid crystal (LC) material and device technologies for high power near IR laser beam control systems the feasibility of which was demonstrated in the Phase 1 of the project. Particularly, we willdemonstrate: an optically controlled spatial light… More

Laser Beam Combining and Control Systems Using Liquid Crystal Modular Photonics Components

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian, President
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to mature the liquid crystal (LC) material and device technologies for high power near IR laser beam control systems the feasibility of which was demonstrated in the Phase 1 of the project. Particularly, we willdemonstrate: an optically controlled spatial light… More

On-Line Diagnostic Systems for High Energy Lasers Using Nonlinear Optical and Diffractive Optical Transformations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Tabirian, President/ Director of Re
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The goal of the Phase II of the present SBIR project is to develop and prototype new generation devices and systems for sampling and diagnostics of high power laser beams based on our breakthrough findings in the Phase I of the project. The Phase OO workwill address all the main components of high… More

On-Line Diagnostic Systems for High Energy Lasers Using Nonlinear Optical and Diffractive Optical Transformations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Tabirian, President/ Director of Re
Award Amount: $746,528.00
Abstract:
The goal of the Phase II of the present SBIR project is to develop and prototype new generation devices and systems for sampling and diagnostics of high power laser beams based on our breakthrough findings in the Phase I of the project. The Phase OO workwill address all the main components of high… More

Universal building blocks for modular photonics and related all-optical technologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Nelson V. Tabirian, President
Award Amount: $749,652.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to mature the photosensitive liquid crystal (LC) material and device technologies the feasibility of which was demonstrated in the Phase 1 of the project. Prototypes of basic optical components that can be assembled to perform variety of photonics tasks controlled… More

High Performance Liquid Crystals for Infrared Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian, President
Award Amount: $99,421.00
RI Contact: Y. R. Shen
Abstract:
BEAM Co. will partner with University of Berkeley and University of Rochester in an effort of developing liquid crystal materials for broadband tunable spatial and spectral filtering applications targeting a challenging set of operation characteristics including the ability of wide photoinduced… More

Achromatic Vector Vortex Waveplates for Coronagraphy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,994.00
Abstract:
Diffractive waveplates are optical components made of thin films of anisotropic materials by modulating their optical axis orientation in the plane of the waveplate. The family of diffractive waveplates wherein this modulation is axially symmetricÂ? vector vortex waveplates (VVWs) Â? impart a… More

Achromatic Vector Vortex Waveplates for Coronagraphy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Nelson Tabirian, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $742,689.00
Abstract:
Using small aperture telescopes for detecting exoplanets could have a significant impact on astronomy and other imaging and space communication systems. In this new generation of smaller, lighter and more affordable coronagraph systems, the starlight is rejected with the aid of phase-based… More