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Company Information:

Company Name: HYBRID TECHNOLOGIES
City: Amherst
State: NY
Zip+4: 14228
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (716) 689-9797

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,287,646.00 20
SBIR Phase II $3,293,333.00 5
STTR Phase I $134,995.00 2

Award List:

TUNABLE EYE-SAFE SOLID-STATE LASER SOURCES (1.5 - 2 MICRON) USING A NEW CRYSTAL: BETA-BARIUM-BORATE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: R e mckinney
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
No appendix "b" received.

SECOND HARMONIC GENERATOR FOR PHOTONICS USING MULTIFUNCTIONAL NONLINEAR WAVEGUIDES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Dr Ryszard Burzynski
Award Amount: $49,925.00

LEAD-SALT MATERIALS DEVELOPMENT FOR LONG WAVELENGTH DIODE LASER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr Ze'ev Feit , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,403.00
Abstract:
Lead-salts have been the only semiconductor alloys of capable of diode laser emission in the mid-infrared (3-30 um). these devices were homostructure diffused diode lasers which operated continuously only at cryogenic temperatures. substantial improvements in lead-salt diode laser performance have… More

ORGANIC KERR-LIQUID-FILLED HOLLOW FIBER FOR LIDAR SENSOR SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Guang S He , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,980.00
Abstract:
Optically pumped kerr-liquid filled hollow fiber devices are proposed as a novel multiwavelength coherent light source with applications in lidar and coherent optical sensor systems. the devices are based on stimulated rayleigh-kerr scattering from a kerr-liquid-filled hollow fiber system. the… More

BURIED HETROSTRUCTURE PBEUSETE/PBSNTE LONG WAVELENGTH TUNABLE DIODE LASERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,285.00
Abstract:
The goal of this project is to use molecular beam epitaxy (mbe) of pbsnte and pbeusete on pbte substrates to develop and fabricate buried heterostructure (bh) tunable single-mode diode lasers emitting in the 15mum to 28mum spectral region with operation temperature in execess of 20 k. the bh diode… More

SOL-GEL PROCESSED MULTIFUNCTIONAL ORGANIC POLYMER-INORGANIC OXIDE COMPOSITES FOR ELECTRONICS AND PHOTONICS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Byrzynski , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,990.00

SOL-GEL PROCESSED MULTIFUNCTIONAL ORGANIC POLYMER-INORGANIC OXIDE COMPOSITES FOR ELECTRONICS AND PHOTONICS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Byrzynski , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $304,998.00
Abstract:
Multifunctional material with unique optical, electronic and structural characteristics are becoming increasingly important for variety of military and commercial needs ranging from new types of protective coating to optical signal processing and recording. molecular composites demonstrate enormous… More

NOVEL PHOTOREFRACTIVE MEDIA FOR OPTICAL MEMORY STORAGE USING MULTICOMPONENT INORGANIC-ORGANIC COMPOSITES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Burzynski
Award Amount: $49,991.00
Abstract:
There is a convincing need for novel and reliable memory storage devices to be used in rapidly advancing optical computer technology. the novel optical storage devices must have the attributes of high density data storage and retrival with high speeds to be compatible with ultra-fast optical… More

NOVEL DURABLE SOL-GEL FIBER-OPTIC SENSORS FOR USE IN ELEVATED TEMPERATURE AND/OR PRESSURE ENVIRONMENTS DEVELOPMENT OF A PROCESS TO SYNTHESIZE TUBULAR FULLERENES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
This research aims to demonstrate the utility of employing novel fiber-optic sensors for use in high pressure and high temperature environments. the planned sensor design employs a novel "surface composite" containing sol-gel coatings and immobilized fluorescent organic compounds. the first goal is… More

THERMOELECTRICALLY COOLED, TUNABLE, DIODE-LASER SOURCE ASSEMBLY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,960.00

Wear Resistant Ceramic Coatings

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Burzynski, Phd
Award Amount: $49,992.00
Abstract:
The innovation we propose in the phase i work is the development of novel and inexpensive route to pure ceramic coatings exhibiting well documented corrosion and wear resistance. the proposed effort will establish feasibility of formulating pure phase ceramic coating and explore the potential of… More

A New Class of Novel Nonlinear Optical Materials for Real-Time Quasi Phase-matched Second Harmonic Generation and Beam Steering Devices

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Yue Zhang
Award Amount: $49,995.00
Abstract:
Second-harmonic generation, electrooptic modulation and optical beam steering are among the most important applications of second-order nonlinear optical processes. A new concept in the design of novel nonlinear optical materials is proposed in which second order chromophores are incorporated in… More

BONDING OF STRUCTURAL CERAMIC MATERIALS WITH PRECERAMIC POLYMERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Burzynski, Phd
Award Amount: $59,151.00
Abstract:
The development of novel bonding materials is of great importance to the fabrication of complex ceramic shapes whose machining is eith impossible or too expensive. In Phase I, Laser Photonic Technology, inc. proposes to explore the use of polymer precursors to silicon carbide, silicon nitride, and… More

NOVEL MODIFIED FLUOROPOLYMERIC MATERIALS FOR OPTICAL BIOSENSOR APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Martin Casstevens
Award Amount: $64,996.00
Abstract:
Researchers are developing a fluoropolymer based immunoprobe. recent work in this area has illustrated the superiority of immobilizing biological recognition elements onto a fluoropolymer material as compared to conventional quartz substrata used in constructing fiber-optic immunoprobes. the… More

NEW COPOLYMERS INCORPORATING WELL-DEFINED CONJUGATION SEQUENCES FOR POTENTIAL APPLICATION IN LIGHT-EMITTING DIODES (LEDS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Saswati Ghosal
Award Amount: $64,999.00
Abstract:
Efficient, environmentally stable, easily processable, and cost effective semiconducting materials are needed for fabrication of light emitting diodes to be used in large area, high resolution displays, and in optical recording. the research utilizes copolymers to fabricate visible light emitters… More

Highly Stable Polyimide Based NLO Polymers for Electrooptic and Photorefractive Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Yue Zhang
Award Amount: $79,999.00

Highly Stable Polyimide Based NLO Polymers for Electrooptic and Photorefractive Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Yue Zhang
Award Amount: $746,401.00
Abstract:
Electro-optic materials with large optical nonlinearities (electrooptic coefficients) and high thermal and temporal stabilities are crucial components in many photonics applications. Organic and polymeric NLO materials are excellent candidates for these applications. Current materials experience a… More

Novel Thermally Stable Ionic Polymers for Electrooptic Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Burzynski
Award Amount: $99,992.00
Abstract:
Electrooptic (EO) materials with large optical nonlinearities (electrooptic coefficients) and high thermal and temporal stabilities are crucial components in many photonics applications for aircraft avionics systems. Although polymeric NLO materials are excellent candidates for these… More

Multiphase Nanocomposites for Optical Power Limiting

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Martin Casstevens
Award Amount: $69,997.00

Multiphase Nanocomposites for Optical Power Limiting

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Martin Casstevens
Award Amount: $747,872.00
Abstract:
A consequence of improved laser technology is an increase in the potential for it to be used as an effective weapon. The principle intended targets are the sensitive tissues of the eye and a variety of optical instruments. Protection from these threats rests in the deployment of inexpensive power… More

BICHROMOPHORE POLYMERS FOR OPTICAL POWER LIMITING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Martin Casstevens
Award Amount: $99,998.00
Abstract:
The highly directional properties of lasers makes them effective weapons when they are directed at the human retina or other sensitive detectors. Lasers are becoming increasingly more reliable, smaller and of lower cost. The recent introduction of practical low-cost tunable lasers circumvents any… More

High Capacity Optical Data Storage Materials Using Holographic and Two Photon Absorption Techniques

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Burzynski
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
There is an increasing need for high capacity data storage devices. Current technologies familiar to all computer users include magnetic media and optical compact disks. The need to handle large amounts of information (especially graphical information) requires the development of new data storage… More

BICHROMOPHORE POLYMERS FOR OPTICAL POWER LIMITING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Martin Casstevens
Award Amount: $749,999.00
Abstract:
The highly directional properties of lasers makes them effective weapons when they are directed at the human retina or other sensitive detectors. Lasers are becoming increasingly more reliable, smaller and of lower cost. The recent introduction of practical low-cost tunable lasers circumvents any… More

High Capacity Holographic Data Storage

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Burzynski
Award Amount: $744,063.00
Abstract:
There is an increasing need for high capacity data storage devices. Current technologies familiar to all computer users include magnetic media and optical compact disks. The need to handle large amounts of information (especially graphical information) requires the development of new data storage… More

A Highly Wavelength-Selective Holographic LIDAR System to Detect Marine Mammals

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: INSTITUTE FOR LASERS, PHOTONICS &
Principal Investigator: Deepak Kumar, Sr. Physicist
Award Amount: $70,000.00
RI Contact: Charles Kaars
Abstract:
An advanced LIDAR technology is proposed that can rapidly identify submerged marine mammals. The LIDAR devices will be aircraft or ship based and use laser reflections off submerged targets to determine their size and depth. A chief obstacle to tilizingLIDAR methods has been to eliminate sunlight,… More

Narrow-linewidth, Sol-Gel Glass/Photopolymer Holographic Filter Technology

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Research Institution: INSTITUTE FOR LASERS, PHOTONICS &
Principal Investigator: Deepak Kumar, Sr. Physicist
Award Amount: $64,995.00
RI Contact: Charles Kaars
Abstract:
Hybrid Technologies (HT, Amherst, NY) in cooperation with the Institute for Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics (ILPB) at the State University of New York at Buffalo proposes to develop new bulk glass-photopolymer materials and investigate the feasibilityof using them for high efficiency, permanent,… More

Fabrication of Polymeric Photonic Crystals for Photonics Applications.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ryszard Burzynski, Technical Director
Award Amount: $99,994.00
Abstract:
Hybrid Technologies proposes in this Phase I feasibility program to develop a versatile method of fabricating high refractive index contrast photonic crystal structures. In our approach we will utilize a modified holographic interference method to produce the desired symmetry in a polymeric… More