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Company Information:

Name: Infrared Fiber Systems, Inc.
Address: Infrared Fiber Systems, Inc.
2301-A Broadbirch Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: (301) 622-9546

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $667,421.00 11
SBIR Phase II $5,509,042.00 9

Award List:

FLUORIDE GLASS FIBER FOR INFRARED LASER POWER DELIVERY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Danh Tran
Award Amount: $50,000.00

INFRARED FIBER OPTIC SURFACE AND TEMPERATURE MONITOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $47,200.00

INFRARED FIBER OPTIC SURFACE AND TEMPERATURE MONITOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
Infrared fiber systems, inc will develop non-contact sensors using infrared transmitting fiber optics for use in confined or inaccessible locations or harsh environments. the fiber will be made in-house from metal fluoride glass. the two systems to be developed are: 1. infrared fiber remote… More

FLUORIDE GLASS FIBER FOR INFRARED LASER POWER DELIVERY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Danh Tran
Award Amount: $404,507.00
Abstract:
This project is intended to result in an infrared fiber laser catheter for use in laser angioplasty, ophthalmic surgery, neurosurgery, and endoscopic microsurgery where precision of tissue removal is a necessity. the fiber will be made from zirconium fluoride glass, which has very low loss at 2.9… More

LOW LOSS CHALCOGENIDE GLASS INFRARED FIBERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Danh Tran , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,502.00
Abstract:
Low loss infrared fibers for the 2-11 micron region have numerous applications in medical and industrial sensor and laser power delivery systems. however, current fibers for use beyond 5 microns have high loss. this research project is intended to result in improved fibers made from chalcogenide… More

IMAGING SPECTROMETER USING THE ACOUSTO-OPTIC TUNABLE FILTER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr Kenneth H Levin
Award Amount: $49,821.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop an imaging spectrometer based on the acousto-optic tunable fiber (aotf) coupled to infrared array detectors for infrared signature measurements of low-observable aircraft. the aotf is a miniature, high speed, and rugged device made from birefringent crystal such as teo2, and… More

INFRARED FIBER ARRAYS FOR LOW BACKGROUND INFRARED ASTRONOMY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Danh Tran , President
Award Amount: $49,952.00

INFRARED FIBER ARRAYS FOR LOW BACKGROUND INFRARED ASTRONOMY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Danh Tran , President
Award Amount: $494,303.00
Abstract:
Infrared transmitting coherent fiber bundles will be developed for use in astronomical and aerospace spectroscopic systems. these systems could be telescope coupled for in-flight or ground-based use. applications include re-mapping pixels to match the detector elements of an infrared focal plane… More

FIBER COUPLED SPECTROSCOPIC AIRWAY GAS MONITOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Levin, Kenneth H , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $48,655.00

FIBER COUPLED SPECTROSCOPIC AIRWAY GAS MONITOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Levin, Kenneth H , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $465,570.00
Abstract:
A solid-state infrared spectrometer using the acousto-optic tunable filter (aotf) coupled to fluoride glass fibers will be developed to monitor airway gases such as carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide, and the anesthesia agents. this system can rapidly access multiple wavelengths to identify the various… More

Low Loss Infrared Fiber Imaging Bundles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Danh C. Tran
Award Amount: $49,971.00

Low Loss Infrared Fiber Imaging Bundles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Danh C. Tran
Award Amount: $722,925.00
Abstract:
Imaging bundles of infrared fibers will be developoed for use in an IR scene generation system. The fibers will be made from zirconium fluoride glass for the 3-5 micron region, and chalcogenide glass for the 8-12 micron region. Low loss chalcogenide glass fibers will be developed by improving the… More

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $750,000.00

Electro-Optics Window for Shipboard Application

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Danh Tran
Award Amount: $99,965.00
Abstract:
A new infrared transmitting glass will be developed based on fluorophosphate for fabricating large diameter IR and multi-spectral laser windows. Unlike other infrared glasses based on the fluorides, the fluorophosphate glass has excellent chemical durability and glass forming ability. During… More

OXIDE GLASS INFRARED FIBER FOR ER--YAG LASER ANGIOPLASTY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Tran, danh c
Award Amount: $99,938.00

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Tran danh c
Award Amount: $749,993.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Danh Tran
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Not Available The replicated mirror panels being developed by MSFC and the membrane mirrors being studied by JPL offer the potential for the low areal mass densities (a few kg/m2 or less) that will be essential for very large space telescopes, but their value will by f

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Danh Tran
Award Amount: $749,990.00

OXIDE GLASS FIBER OPTIMIZED FOR SHORT PULSE IR LASERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Danh C. Tran
Award Amount: $122,417.00
Abstract:
There is a clinical need for optimized optical fiber transmission of short pulse mid-infrared laser radiation for surgical laser applications. Large potential medical markets such as cosmetic skin resurfacing, dentistry, and ophthalmology utilize the Er: YAG and Er:YSGG lasers for therapeutic… More

Oxide Glass Fiber Optimized for Short Pulse IR Lasers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Danh C. Tran
Award Amount: $671,754.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): There is a clinical need for optimized fiber transmission of short pulse mid-IR laser radiation for surgical applications. Large potential markets such as skin resurfacing, dentistry, and ophthalmology utilize the Er:YSGG (2.79 mu/m) and Er:YAG (2.94 mu/m)… More