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PROPOSAL TO DEMONSTRATE A NEW PROCESS TO PRODUCE INFRARED FILTERS

Award Information

Agency:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
2717
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
2717
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
LIGHTWAVE ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
LIGHTWAVE ELECTRONICS CORP. 2400 CHARLESTON RD MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA 94043
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: PROPOSAL TO DEMONSTRATE A NEW PROCESS TO PRODUCE INFRARED FILTERS
Agency: NASA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $200,000.00
 

Abstract:

A PROPOSAL TO DEMONSTRATE THE FEASIBILITY OF PRODUCING INFRARED FILTERS FOR CRYOGENIC USE BY TRANSFERING, THEM VACUUM WELDING LAYERS. THIS PROCESS ALLOWS THE LAYERS TO BEPRODUCED IN SEPARATE CHAMBERS, PREVENTING THE CROSS-CONTAMINATION PROBLEM. IT ALSO SIDESTEPS MECHANICAL STRESS BUILDUP, THE MAJOR PROBLEM. IT ALSO ALLOWS QUALITY CONTROL OF INDIVIDUAL LAYERS, THUS IMPROVING YIELDS AND REDUCING PRICES. FIVE BATCHES OF FILTERS WILL BE PRODUCED, TESTED SPECTRALLY,THERMALLY CYCLED AND RETESTED SPECTRALLY.

Principal Investigator:

Verne R Costich
Principal Investigator

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Lightwave Electronics Corp.
897-4a Independence Ave Mountain View, CA 94043

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No