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Company Information:

Name: PolarOnyx, Inc
Address: 2526 Qume Drive, Suites 17 & 18
San Jose, CA
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (408) 245-9588

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $3,109,101.00 32
SBIR Phase II $5,825,581.20 9
STTR Phase I $568,429.00 6
STTR Phase II $2,248,752.00 3

Award List:

Reconfigurable polymer based substrate mode optical interconnects

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $82,453.00
Abstract:
"We propose a reconfigurable planar optical interconnect structure by using a reprogrammble polymer based hologram integrated with a substrate guided wave plate. The input signals are coupled into the substrate with a grating or micro mirror coupler,zigzagged within the substrate, and then coupled… More

Reconfigurable polymer based substrate mode optical interconnects

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $742,841.00
Abstract:
The reconfigurable optical interconnects proposed by PolarOnyx, Inc. use electronically controlled digital grating processors (DGPs) in conjunction with a substrate guided wave plate to propagate and process optical signals at a chip level. The DGPs willhave reconfiguration functions integrated such… More

Pulse shaping fiber laser for high rate space telecommunications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,095.00
Abstract:
In NASA?s SBIR solicitation S4.06, a pulsed fiber laser requires a weight of smaller than 1kg, high pulse repetition rate,

Pulse shaping fiber laser for high rate space telecommunications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $584,628.00
Abstract:
High energy pulsed fiber lasers have been considered to be an enabling technology to build high power transmitters for future high rate space communications. However, to achieve a high power at a high repetition rate > 10 MHz and with a good pulse shape and a high extinction ratio still remains an… More

Alignment-free fast frequency-addressable fiber laser for OPC laser tracking systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $99,917.00
Abstract:
Tunable single frequency high power lasers have been considered to be an enabling technology for Air Force's active laser tracking systems for space surveillance and control. PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, an ultra fast electronically tuned high power (100 mW) single frequency (< 1 KHz)… More

Alignment-free Fast Frequency-addressable Fiber Laser for OPC Laser Tracking Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $749,674.00
Abstract:
Tunable single frequency high power lasers have been considered to be an enabling technology for Air Force's active laser tracking systems for space surveillance and control. PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, an ultra fast electronically tuned high power (100 mW) single frequency (< 1 KHz)… More

A compact high power and high efficiency fiber laser transmitter system

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $99,903.00
Abstract:
Tunable single frequency high power laser transmitters have been considered to be an enabling technology for MDA's imaging heterodyne Ladar systems. Current state-of-art technologies can not provide all features of high power and efficiency, compactness, narrow linewidth, super frequency and power… More

A compact high power and high efficiency fiber laser transmitter system

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $749,809.00
Abstract:
Single frequency high power laser transmitters have been considered to be an enabling technology for MDA's imaging heterodyne Ladar systems. Current state-of-art technologies can not provide all features of high power and efficiency, compactness, narrow linewidth, super frequency and power… More

A compact all fiber-based fs-TW laser system

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $99,456.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule 25 mJ and >1000 W) fiber laser system to meet with the requirement of the solicitation AF071-005. It is a specialty fiber based MOPA incorporating our proprietary technology of pulse shaping, spectral shaping and… More

A compact high power ultrashort femtosecond fiber laser for high resolution secon

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu
Award Amount: $99,877.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A compact high power ultrashort femtosecond fiber laser for high resolution second harmonic OCT This SBIR phase I project proposes a novel all-fiber and ultra compact high power mode locked fiber laser system by using o ur proprietary technologies on polarization… More

A High Energy and High Efficiency Spectral Shaping Single Frequency Fiber Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian P. Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,823.00
Abstract:
This SBIR phase I project proposes a tunable single frequency high energy fiber laser system for coherent Lidar systems for remote sensing. Current state-of-art technologies can not provide all features of high energy and efficiency, compactness, narrow linewidth, super frequency and power… More

A Space-Qualified Single Frequency Fiber Laser for LISA

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,949.00
Abstract:
Single frequency high power lasers have been considered to be an enabling technology for NASA's Laser Interferometer Space Antenna (LISA). PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, an ultra low noise high power (> 1W, scalable to 10W) single frequency (< 1 KHz) fiber laser source to meet with the… More

High Energy Single Frequency Fiber Laser at Low Repetition Rate

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,796.00
Abstract:
This SBIR phase I project proposes a tunable single frequency high energy fiber laser system for coherent Lidar systems for remote sensing. Current state-of-art technologies can not provide all features of high energy and efficiency, compactness, narrow linewidth, super frequency and power… More

Fiber compressor for high energy femtosecond fiber lasers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $69,894.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact and eye safe all fiber based high energy/power (>1 mJ and 1 mJ will… More

Portable Fiber Lasers for Multiphoton Endoscope

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu
Award Amount: $99,569.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An all-fiber-based multiphoton endoscope will be developed for acquiring in vivo MPM signals from tissues. A femtosecond fiber laser and a small fiber probe will make it possible to detect MPM signals from small areas o f internal cavities and organs. PolarOnyx… More

A High Energy and High Efficiency Spectral Shaping Single Frequency Fiber Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,770.00
Abstract:
This SBIR phase II project proposes a single frequency high energy fiber laser system for coherent Lidar systems for remote sensing. Current state-of-art technologies can not provide all features of high energy and efficiency, compactness, narrow linewidth, super frequency and power stability, low… More

A compact high-power ultrafast fiber laser system for high resolution and high se

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu
Award Amount: $99,860.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR Phase I project proposes a novel all-fiber ultra-compact high-power mode-locked fiber laser OPO system based on PolarOnyx's proprietary technologies for polarization and pulse shaping. The proposed laser syste m is an enabling technology for optical… More

SBIR Phase I: A MHz High Energy Femtosecond Fiber Laser System for High Throughput Photonic Device Fabrication

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, PhD
Award Amount: $99,956.00
Abstract:
In this Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project, a team from PolarOnyx, Inc. and University of California at Davis will develop an integrated femtosecond (fs) high energy fiber source for high throughput photonics device fabrication, such as waveguide couplers, WDM components and filters.… More

High Energy Single Frequency Fiber Laser at Low Repetition Rate

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,664.00
Abstract:
This SBIR phase II project proposes a single frequency high energy fiber laser system operating at low repetition rate of 10 Hz to 1 kHz for coherent Lidar systems for remote sensing. Current state-of-art technologies can not provide all features of high energy and efficiency, compactness, narrow… More

Compact fs Fiber Laser Source for Broadband CARS Microscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOC / NIST
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu
Award Amount: $89,238.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 10 W fs fiber laser and 100 uJ fs fiber laser, PolarOnyx proposes a compact 200 mW (> 2 nJ) and > 1000 nm spectral bandwidth (extending from 1000 nm to 2000 nm) dual band compact supercontinuum fiber laser source to address the NIST… More

All fiber-based high power Mid-IR precision frequency combs

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of California
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $99,575.00
RI Contact: Jay Sharping
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world''s first commercial 10 W femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser and nonlinear fiber optics, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact all fiber based high power (>500 mW) mid-IR… More

Energy Scaling of Ultrashort Pulse (USP) High Energy Fiber Lasers Through Temporal Control

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $69,907.00
RI Contact: Marcos Dantus
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading proprietary technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser, PolarOnyx and MSU proposes, for the first time, a compact and eye safe (at a wavelength of 1.55 micron)… More

High-throughput femtosecond fiber laser microstructuring system

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of California at Davis
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $99,374.00
RI Contact: Denise Krol
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule 100 uJ) and high repetition rate (MHz) fiber laser microstructuring system to meet with the requirement of the solicitation AF08-T029. It is incorporating our proprietary technology of pulse shaping, beam shaping, spectral… More

Portable photoacoustic microscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu
Award Amount: $100,081.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR phase I project proposes a novel all-fiber and ultra compact high power nanosecond fiber laser system by using our proprietary technologies on spectral shaping and pulse shaping. The proposed idea is an enabli ng technology for portable photoacoustic… More

Ultrafast Fiber Laser System for Drilling and Inspecting Straight and Shaped Cooling Holes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Director, Gas Turbine Pro
Award Amount: $99,575.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule fs fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrafast pulsed fiber laser, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a fs-high power (100 W), high energy (>1mJ) and tunable repetition rate (100kHz 2 MHz)… More

Near-field Fiber Laser Comb Spectroscopy (NFLCS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Principal Investigator: Armen Sevian, Sr. Scientist
Award Amount: $99,674.00
RI Contact: Daniel van der Weide
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule

Supercontinuum Fiber Laser for Multi-Spectral Energy Propagation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of California
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $99,950.00
RI Contact: Jay Sharping
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial high power femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser and nonlinear fiber optics, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact all fiber based high power (>kW) mid-IR… More

Compact Ultra-Wideband Optical Frequency Comb Fiber Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,908.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 10 W femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser and nonlinear fiber optics, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact all fiber based high power mid-IR OFC source and… More

Compact fs Fiber Laser Source for Broadband CARS Microscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOC / NIST
Principal Investigator: Lihmei Yang
Award Amount: $299,557.20
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world’s first commercial 10 W femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact high power dual band integrated fiber laser source. The integrated… More

Efficient Broadband Fiber Laser for LADAR Ranging

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $99,694.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing a variety of the world first commercial high power and high energy fiber laser systems and our leading technology development in pulsed fiber laser and nonlinear fiber optics, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact all fiber based high power broadband… More

Compact, Robust, Real Time, High Capacity Data Storage for test Instrumentation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $69,938.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing several worldf?Ts first femtosecond fiber laser systems and our leading technology development in holographic storage, PolarOnyx and Stanford University proposes, for the first time, a fs fiber laser system based HMC system to meet with the requirement of the… More

Compact High Power Broadband Fiber Laser for EO/IRCM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $68,676.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 10 W femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser and nonlinear fiber optics, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact all fiber based high power (>10 W) mid-IR… More

Controllable Spectrum Infrared Source

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $69,503.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 10 W femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser and nonlinear fiber optics, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a reconfigurable all fiber based high power broadband source… More

Fiber Laser based KW Tunable NIR Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $79,915.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing a series of high power and high energy fiber laser products and our leading proprietary technology development in fiber laser pumped OPO, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact high power/energy (>100 kJ and >1kW) fiber laser pumped OPO to meet with the… More

Compact and Rugged Femtosecond Fiber Laser for Hazardous Material Detection at Range

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $69,503.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading proprietary technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact high energy (>100 micro-J and

High-throughput femtosecond fiber laser microstructuring system

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of California
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO
Award Amount: $749,684.00
RI Contact: Denise Krol
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule fs fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser, PolarOnyx and University of California at Davis proposes, for the first time, a fs-high power (100 W), high energy (>100 uJ)… More

All fiber-based high power Mid-IR precision frequency combs

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of California
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO – (408) 245-9588
Award Amount: $749,080.00
RI Contact: Jay Sharping
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 10 W femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser and nonlinear fiber optics, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact all fiber based high power (>500 mW)… More

Compact 2 micron High Power Femtosecond Fiber Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu Liu, Dr.
Award Amount: $99,348.00
Abstract:
Low cost and compact high power and high repetition rate laser is a critical component for next generation high repetition rate accelerators for DOE HEP programs. However, current technologies are limited and breakthrough technologies are needed. PolarOnyx is to develop a 2 micron high power (kW)… More

SBIR Phase II: A MHz High Energy Femtosecond Fiber Laser System for High Throughput Photonic Device Fabrication

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu
Award Amount: $499,705.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase II project will develop an integrated femtosecond high-energy fiber source for high-throughput photonics device fabrication. The final goal of the project will be a laser oscillator/amplifier that confines the pulse to the fiber throughout the… More

High Energy Single Frequency Resonant Amplifier

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,767.00
Abstract:
This SBIR phase I project proposes a single frequency high energy resonant amplifier for remote sensing. Current state-of-art technologies can not provide all features of high energy and efficiency, compactness, and narrow spectral width. PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a high energy (100… More

High Peak Power 355 nm Pulse Shaping Fiber Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Dr. – 408-573-0930
Award Amount: $149,926.00
Abstract:
High peak power and high energy 355 nm laser is a critical component for next generation laser-ion stripping of hydrogen beams. However, current technologies are limited and breakthrough technologies are needed. PolarOnyx is to develop a MW peak power ultrafast fiber laser system operating at 355 nm… More

Compact 2 micron High Power Femtosecond Fiber Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu Liu, Dr.
Award Amount: $999,933.00
Abstract:
Low cost and compact high power and high repetition rate laser is a critical component for next generation high repetition rate accelerators for DOE HEP programs. However, current technologies are limited and breakthrough technologies are needed. PolarOnyx is to develop a 2 micron high power (kW)… More

Arrayed Nano-pattern Generating Tool by Plasmonic Enhanced Optical Nano-Probe

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: Stanford University
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO – (408) 573-0930
Award Amount: $99,949.00
RI Contact: Lambertus Hesselink
Abstract:
In this OSD STTR proposal, a team from PolarOnyx and Stanford University will develop a revolutionary method for nano-patterning by integrating ultrafast fiber laser with a CANtip (C shape nano structure). This unprecedented reliable and repeatable approach will play a critical role in 2D and 3D… More

High Energy 2 Micron Ultrashort Pulse Fiber Lasers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO – (408) 573-0930
Award Amount: $79,954.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser, PolarOnyx proposes an all fiber based high energy ultrashort fiber laser to meet with the requirement of the… More

Ultrafast Fiber Lasers Smart Surgical Tool Development

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, CTO – (408) 573-0930
Award Amount: $69,934.00
Abstract:
Based on our success in developing the world first commercial 100 micro Joule femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading proprietary technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact high energy fiber laser based smart surgical tool to… More

Supercontinuum Fiber Laser for Multi-Spectral Energy Propagation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: Stanford University
Principal Investigator: Lihmei Yang, Director – (408) 573-0931
Award Amount: $749,988.00
RI Contact: Robert Byer
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Based on our success in developing the world first commercial high power femtosecond fiber laser system and our leading technology development in ultrashort pulsed fiber laser and nonlinear fiber optics, PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a compact all fiber based high power (>kW)… More

1570 nm High Energy Fiber Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $124,931.00
Abstract:
This SBIR phase I project proposes a single frequency high energy fiber laser for remote sensing. Current state-of-art technologies can not provide all features of high energy and efficiency, compactness, and narrow spectral width. PolarOnyx proposes, for the first time, a high energy (10 mJ) fiber… More

Mid-Infrared High Energy Ultrafast Fiber Laser for X-Ray Science

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Dr. – 408-573-0930
Award Amount: $149,790.00
Abstract:
High energy and high power mid infrared laser is a critical component for next generation X-ray sources. However, current technologies are limited to efficiency, size and price. Breakthrough technologies are needed. PolarOnyx is to develop a 10 mJ mid-infrared ultrafast fiber laser system (Sirius… More

Dissimilar Material Welding with High Pulse Repetition Rate Femtosecond Fiber Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Jian Liu, Dr.
Award Amount: $149,993.00
Abstract:
Material joining techniques (especially for dissimilar and novel material joining) have become increasingly important in industrial processes in a wide variety of areas. Major technical challenges are:(i) thermal expansion mismatch, (ii) reduced temperature and load ranges, and (iii) increased… More

3 Micron High Energy Ultrafast Fiber Laser for X-Ray Science

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Lihmei Yang, Dr.
Award Amount: $149,879.00
Abstract:
High energy and high power mid infrared laser is a critical component for next generation X-ray sources. However, current technologies are limited to efficiency, size and price. Breakthrough technologies are needed. PolarOnyx is to develop a 10 mJ 3 micron ultrafast fiber laser system (Sirius laser… More