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Company Information:

Company Name:
TELAZTEC LLC
Address:
15 A Street
Burlington, MA 01803-3404
Phone:
(781) 229-9905
URL:
EIN:
43570443
DUNS:
113162098
Number of Employees:
4
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,468,901.00 14
SBIR Phase II $4,517,647.00 6

Award List:

Low Loss Hologram Filters for the Infrared

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,960.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President
Abstract:
We propose to develop a new type of wavelength selective mirror for mid and long wave infrared optics. Based on surface structure waveguide holograms, the new technology approach promises to deliver high performance combined with the ability to vary thefilter characteristics by simple modification… More

Low Loss Hologram Filters for the Infrared

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,801.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The proposed Phase II project builds upon the success of the Phase I effort, and will demonstrate and deliver high-performance, infrared notch filters capable of protecting critical imaging systems from attack from laser weapons operating at multiple wavelengths. Based on surface structure,… More

Durable, High Performance Anti-Reflection Treatment For HgCdTe Infrared Detectors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,987.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Bruce D. MacLeod, Senior Technical Staff
Abstract:
Imaging sensors designed to convert infrared light energy into tactical information, are at the core of nearly all advanced military systems. Sensor materials and components are constantly evolving to respond with ever increasing sensitivity, in harsh environmental and space based conditions. … More

Radiation-Hard, High Performance AR Treatment For Star Tracker Optics and Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,973.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Douglas Hobbs, President
Abstract:
Conventional multi-layer thin film anti-reflection (AR) coatings are complex and exhibit short lifetimes when operating in space due to damage caused by thermal variations and radiation exposure. As a result there is an urgent need for a more durable AR treatment to suppress reflections of visible… More

Long-Life, High-Performance, AR Treatment For HgCdTe FPAs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,991.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Douglas Hobbs, President
Abstract:
Imaging sensors designed to convert infrared light energy into tactical information, are at the core of nearly all advanced military systems. Sensor materials and components are constantly evolving to respond with ever increasing sensitivity, in harsh environmental and space based conditions. … More

Improved AR Treatment for Mid-IR Laser Materials Based of Surface Relief Microstructures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,992.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Douglas Hobbs, President
Abstract:
Conventional multi-layer thin film anti-reflection (AR) coatings limit the output energy of laser systems designed for important mid-infrared (mid-IR) applications such as LIDAR, communications, and atmospheric monitoring. Mismatched thermal expansion between the lasing crystals and thin-film AR… More

Long Life, High Performance AR Treatment for Microlensed HgCdTe IRFPAs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,964.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President – (781) 229-9904
Abstract:
The MDA is developing the Space Tracking and Surveillance System (STSS), a constellation of satellites designed to monitor, detect, and track ballistic missiles. Each STSS satellite employs multiple visible- and infrared-light imaging sensors. The critical tracking function is provided by the… More

Enhanced Durability, High-Transmission, ZnS Windows Incorporating AR Microstructures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President
Abstract:
Many military systems utilize the material Zinc Sulfide (ZnS) for windows and domes because of its high transmission and low absorption of infrared light, combined with its relatively low cost. Multi-spectral, or clear ZnS (ClearTran) has a wide spectral transmission range that is particularly… More

Enhanced Durability, Wide-Bandwidth Transmission, ZnSe Windows Incorporating AR Microstructures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, Sr. Staff Scientist
Abstract:
The infrared transmitting material Zinc Selenide (ZnSe) is used for windows and lenses in many military systems because of its high transmission and low absorption of infrared light. ZnSe has a particularly low absorption level throughout the infrared spectral region where it is used extensively for… More

Integral Sub-Wavelength Microstructures For Enhanced, Long-Life Sunshade Light Control

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,991.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President
Abstract:
Low reflectivity or, 'black" surfaces are currently employed to reduce stray light in optical systems such as the telescope housings and sunshades for MDA missile seekers and kill vehicles (KV), as well as other space based optical instruments such as Star Trackers. Baffle or light shade assemblies… More

Microstructure-Based Anti-Reflection Treatment for Long-Wave Infrared Transmitting Optical Fiber

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The DOE requires a new class of long wave infrared (LWIR) transmitting optical fiber for the remote detection of signatures associated with weapons of mass destruction. Unfortunately, issues abound with the traditional thin film type coatings for LWIR. These coating issues include limited optical… More

Yield Enhancing AR Treatment Process For Large Format Space FPAs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President
Abstract:
Imaging sensors, or focal plane arrays (FPAs), designed to detect the light signature of ballistic missiles, are a critical component of the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) space sensor program known as the Space Tracking and Surveillance System (STSS). The need to detect a missile at the greatest… More

Recovery Act - Large-Scale, Low-Cost, Nano-Structure Fabrication For High Efficiency Solid State Lighting

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$150,000.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project proposes research into the feasibility of scaling the fabrication of efficiency-enhancing nanostructures used for organic light emitting diodes, or OLEDs, to enable low-cost solid-state lighting (SSL). Of specific interest in this DOE-ITP… More

Enhanced ORCA and CLARREO Depolarizers Using AR Microstructures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Douglas Hobbs, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Next generation Earth Science Satellites ORCA and CLARREO are designed to measure our planet's ocean and climate health. Using hyper-spectral imaging at wavelengths ranging from the UV through NIR, these instruments will record the levels of the earth's temperature rise over the course of… More

High Laser Damage Threshold, Broadband Anti-Reflection Treatment Based on Surface Relief Microstructures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Douglas Hobbs, President – (781) 229-9905
Abstract:
Multiple strategic military missions depend on the advancement of high power lasers that operate within the IR spectral region. For maximum effectiveness, laser systems under development for the CIRCM, ABL, and next generation UAV programs, require increased power and broad wavelength agility. … More

Long Life, High Performance AR Treatment for Microlensed HgCdTe IRFPAs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$520,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President – (781) 229-9905
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: This Phase II project will increase the Technology Readiness Level (TRL) of an advanced, nano-technology based anti-reflection (AR) treatment being developed by TelAztec under an associated Missile Defense Agency (MDA) sponsored SBIR Phase II project intended to benefit many military… More

Chemical and Laser Damage Resistant, High Performance AR Microstructures In Sapphire For DPALs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,998.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President – (781) 229-9905
Abstract:
Compact, efficient, mega-watt power level lasers are being developed by the MDA for the mission of destroying targets over a range of many hundreds of kilometers. A candidate laser technology with the promise of meeting this mission goal is based on alkali gas that is optically pumped by multiple,… More

High Laser Damage Threshold, Broadband Anti-Reflection Treatment Based on Surface Relief Microstructures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President – (781) 229-9905
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: In a Phase I project, the problems with optical performance and low threshold for damage limiting the advancement of mid-infrared (mid-IR) wavelength high power laser systems based on metal-ion doped chalcogenide materials, was addressed through the replacement of multi-layer thin-film… More

Nanostructured High Performance, High Angle of Incidence Anti-Reflection (AR) Treatment

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Douglas S. Hobbs, President – (781) 229-9905
Abstract:
Telescope optical sights on warfighter rifles need to be small in size, light in weight, have high optical transmission over a wide spectral range for day and night vision, and perhaps most importantly, exhibit a low visible and near infrared signature. The highly observable flash of light, or… More

Chemical and Laser Damage Resistant, High Performance AR Microstructures For DPALs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$997,892.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Douglas Hobbs, President – (781) 229-9905
Abstract:
Compact, efficient, mega-watt power level lasers are being developed by the MDA for the mission of destroying targets over a range of many hundreds of kilometers. A candidate laser technology with the promise of meeting this mission goal is based on alkali gas that is optically pumped by multiple,… More