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Company Information:

Company Name: E-tek Dynamics Inc.
City: San Jose
State: CA
Zip+4: 95131
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,639,104.00 33
SBIR Phase II $3,424,843.00 9

Award List:

THE OBJECTIVE OF PHASE I STUDY IS TO CONDUCT A MILLIMETER- WAVE (MMW) SYSTEM SURVEY (INCLUDING STACOM, RADAR, SECURITY COMMUNICATIONS, RADIOMETER, SEEKER, DESIGNATOR, SPACE COMM, AND ECM SYSTEMS) TO IDENTIFY SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES/ COMPONENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1983 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $43,187.00
Abstract:
The objective of phase i study is to conduct a millimeter- wave (mmw) system survey (including stacom, radar, security communications, radiometer, seeker, designator, space comm, and ecm systems) to identify semiconductor devices/ components requirements, critical problems and system specifications.… More

LACK OF VISION IS A MAIN DEFICIENCY IN PRESENT USES OF ROBOTS.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1983 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: M.l. kao , PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
Award Amount: $49,000.00
Abstract:
Lack of vision is a main deficiency in present uses of robots. almost all robot vision systems in use are modeled after human eyes; however vision system is too complex to imitate by present technology. this project explores the feasibility of modeling a robot vision system on the compound eye of… More

TERMINAL

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1983 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: J.j. pan , PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Growth of sophisticated millimeter-wave (mmw) satellite communications (satcom) is driving design of satellite ground terminals toward higher frequency, lower cost, higherreliability, remote operation, fewer maintenance activities,and freedom from emi/emp. the mmw satcom systems require a wide if… More

MULTI-WAVELENGTH NARROW BAND SOURCES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $48,822.00

MULTI-WAVELENGTH NARROW BAND SOURCES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $455,000.00
Abstract:
E-tek proposes four sound methods to construct the tunable optical sources having a wide tuning range, stable single-mode, and low noise operation. the four methods are: (1) superluminescent diode with tunable/fixed narrow band waveguide filter; (2) tunable laser diode source using an external… More

TECHNOLOGY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J j pan
Award Amount: $49,468.00
Abstract:
E-tek proposes to investigate the unified theory and technology of microwaves, fiber optics, integrated circuits, microwave monolithic ics (mmics), gb/s logics, and electro-optic (eo) integrated optic circuits for high speed optical signal processing. wave propagation, transmission, network,… More

FIBER DISTRIBUTION NETWORK

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,733.00

FIBER DISTRIBUTION NETWORK

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $281,889.00
Abstract:
During phase i, e-tek will investigate, compute/simulate, design, and optimize a 1.3 uum single-mode 1:100 optic fiber splitter using a graded-index (grin) lens. the splitter will have anticipated excess loss of < 4 db and loss deviation of < + or - 5%. the proposed approach has the advantages of… More

FIBER OPTIC SENSORS OF ELECTRICAL AND MAGNETIC FIELDS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J j pan
Award Amount: $49,289.00
Abstract:
Three ultra wideband, sensitive fiber optic sensors of electric/ magnetic fields are proposed: (1) up to 70 ghz electric field sensor using gaas or linbo(3) eom with an integrated antenna element; (2) electro-magnetic field sensor using an integrated "loaded" loop fabricated on linbo(3) or gaas… More

HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE EXTERNAL MODULATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J j pan
Award Amount: $49,707.00
Abstract:
Military and space systems demand high dynamic range (dr), low distortion 60 ghz electro-optic modulator (eom). to improve eom linearity and dr, e-tek proposes the use of combined techniques of third-harmonic compensating fundamental nonlinearlity, automatic gain control of the eom driver,… More

MICROMINIATURE ELECTRO-OPTIC SWITCHING MATRIX MODULE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,801.00

TUNABLE LASER DIODE AND OPTICAL PHASE-LOCKED LOOP FOR LIDAR,TRACKING, & SENSORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,767.00

OPTICAL MULTIPLE TARGET SURVEILLANCE POINTING ACQUISITION AND TRACKING SENSORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,746.00

HIGH PERFORMANCE MILLIMETER-WAVE MICROSTRIP CIRCULATORS AND ISOLATORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,704.00

COMPACT HIGH EFFICIENCY MULTIAPERTURE BROAD SPECTRUM SENSOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,839.00

TUNABLE LASER DIODE AND OPTICAL PHASE-LOCKED LOOP FOR LIDAR,TRACKING, & SENSORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $489,000.00
Abstract:
Spacecraft terminal rendezvous/docking, target acquisition/tracking/identification, hand-held lidar, coherent sensors, and optical signal processing all demand the tunable laser diode (tld) and optical phase-locked loop (opll). the tld or opll must have the characteristics of single-mode, low noise,… More

HIGH PERFORMANCE MILLIMETER-WAVE MICROSTRIP CIRCULATORS AND ISOLATORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $226,000.00
Abstract:
Millimeter-wave systems and components require the high performance wideband circulators/isolators. e-tek will analyze, optimize, design, fabricate, and test a microstrip drop-in type circulator at 40 ghz during phase i r&d. the microstrip circulator will have an insertion loss of 0.5db, isolation… More

MICROMINIATURE ELECTRO-OPTIC SWITCHING MATRIX MODULE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $482,000.00
Abstract:
Ground and space control, command, communications, and telemetric sensing systems demand high performance switches and switch matrices. the conventional electrical or electro-mechanical switches have many shortcomings. to eliminate these shortcomings, e-tek proposes two new microminiature… More

COMPACT HIGH EFFICIENCY MULTIAPERTURE BROAD SPECTRUM SENSOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $489,000.00
Abstract:
Hypersonic interceptors require compact, high efficiency multiaperture broadband sensors to detect/identify stealth vehicles. e-tek proposes a multi-beam phased-array system covering rf frequencies of 100 mhz to 60 ghz and infra-red optical wavelengths. the 100 mhz to 60 ghz subsystem is an… More

OPTICAL MULTIPLE TARGET SURVEILLANCE POINTING ACQUISITION AND TRACKING SENSORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $427,000.00
Abstract:
For the space-based strategic defense system, conventional optical beam pointing/steering/tracking system using mechanical gimbals has numerous shortcomings such as heavy weight, high probability of errors, long acquisition time, and large frictional and bearing noise.the conventional mechanical… More

MICROWAVE FIBER OPTIC LINK FOR SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS AND ANTENNA REMOTING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: J j pan
Award Amount: $49,854.00
Abstract:
Microwave fiber optic links provide performance and cost advantages for antenna remoting, microwave communications, and satellite earth terminals. e-tek will analyze and perform tradeoffs on the critical system related issues including laser noises, spectral line-width, impedance matchings,… More

DIODE ARRAY LASER RADAR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J j pan
Award Amount: $49,950.00
Abstract:
Diode array laser radar provides many advantages including small weight/size, high efficiency, fast steering for multiple targets detection and tracking, 0.1 meter range resolution, and excellent reliability. e-tek has previously investigated, analyzed, computed, and designed optical laser… More

OPTICAL SIGNAL DISTRIBUTION IN LARGE PHASED-ARRAY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J j pan
Award Amount: $49,965.00
Abstract:
Optically based rf phase distribution and control techniques for microwave and millimeter-wave phased-array systems provide the advantages of cost effectiveness, system simplicity, rapid parallel processing, low interference, high radiation resistance, and efficient 3-d connections. e-tek would… More

COHERENT SEMICONDUCTOR LASER ARRAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J j pan
Award Amount: $49,926.00
Abstract:
Coherent semiconductor laser phased-arrays provide advantages of rapid beam steering coherent power combining, beam sharpening, microwave modulation, multiple beams/tracking, monolithic integration, and long lifetime. to practically implement the array systems, e-tek can offer various required… More

LASER DIODE ARRAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: J j pan
Award Amount: $49,979.00
Abstract:
Sophisticated optical c(3)i, laser countermeasure, and beamrider weapon systems required the efficient integration and processing of high performance optical transmitting and receiving subsystems. e-tek proposes parallel subarrays integration and signal/data processing. multiaperture semiconductor… More

MINIATURE BROADBAND CIRCULATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,996.00
Abstract:
In phase i, e-tek will investigate three sound design approaches to develop the miniature broad-band circulator with physical size of 0.16"xo.325"x0.75", frequency range of 6-18 ghz, substrate thickness of 10 mils, insertion loss of less than 1 db and isolation greater than 15 db. the first approach… More

INNOVATIVE METHODS FOR FABRICATION AND POLISHING ON CONICAL FIBER OPTIC ARRAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,975.00
Abstract:
Optical phased-array using semiconductor lasers provides excellent air-to-air, air-to-surface and space target detection/tracking/point systems. the dome array using optic fibers and laser diodes has hemisperical field-of-view, nanosecond beam steering speed, 0.02 meter range resolution, and… More

HIGH MODULATION RATE OPTICAL TRANSMITTER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,988.00
Abstract:
Antenna remoting, phased-array antenna and signal processing for communications, radars and electronic warfare require fiber optic components/transmitter/receiver operating frequency up to 60 ghz. fiber optic transmitters and receiver (tx/rx) have been demonstrated by e-tek up to 30 ghz. the tx/rx… More

CONFORMAL OPTICAL FOCUSING ELEMENTS FOR LASER COMMUMICATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,982.00

CONFORMAL OPTICAL FOCUSING ELEMENTS FOR LASER COMMUMICATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $75,000.00
Abstract:
Aircraft communications and spacecraft multi-access communications require high gain, conformal, wide field-of-view (fov) receiving option without bulky telescope. e-tek will investigate, design and compare three sound approaches: a. curved belt or dome optical phased array using wavefront sensing… More

PASSIVE SENSORS FOR APPLICATION TO LOW OBSERVABLE AIRCRAFT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: J Pan
Award Amount: $49,953.00
Abstract:
In phase i, e-tek will analyze, design and optimize an innovative passive magnetic sensoring system to detect low observable aircraft. this innovative magnetic sensoring system provides

OPTICAL TECHNIQUES FOR THE CONTROL AND DATA PROCESSING OF MICROWAVE AND MILLIMETER ARRAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,942.00
Abstract:
Optically based rf phase distribution and control techniques for microwave and millimeter-wave phased-array systems provide the advantages of cost effectiveness, system simplicity, rapid parallel processing, low interference, high radiation resistance, and efficient 3-d connections. e-tek will… More

INGAAS/INP ALGAAS/GAAS SUPERLATTICES OPTICAL WAVEGUIDE BY ION-INDUCED DISORDERING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: S C Lin
Award Amount: $49,942.00
Abstract:
Ion-induced disordering (iid) of superlattices and multiple quantum wells structures is going to impact electronics, photonics, and oeic technologies. in this program, e-tek proposes to investigate low loss iid algaas/gaas, ingaas/inp optical waveguides at wavelengths of 0.8um, 1.3um, and 1.5um. our… More

THIN FILMS WITH ELECTRICALLY CONTROLLABLE REFLECTIVITY/ TRANSMISSIVITY TO VISUAL OR INFRARED

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,982.00

COMPOSITE BINARY MAGNETO-OPTIC LASER BEAM STEERING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: J J Pan
Award Amount: $49,992.00

HIGH SENSITIVITY MAGNETIC SENSORS FOR REMOTE DETECTION OF GROUND VEHICLES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: J Pan , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,997.00
Abstract:
In phase i, e-tek will analyze, design and optimize an innovative passive magnetic sensoring system to detect ground vehicles. this innovative magnetic sensoring system provides

ORGANIC NONLINEAR MATERIALS FOR WAVELENGTH CONVERSION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: J Pan , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,987.00
Abstract:
In recent years molecular engineering has led tothe development of organic crystals that possess nonlinear optical properties comparable to or even better than those of inorganic materials known so far. the 3-methyl-4-methoxy-4'-nitrostilbene (mmons) is regarded as one of the most outstanding… More

USING DIODE LASERS FOR COMPACT EYE-SAFE LASER RADAR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: J Pan , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,985.00
Abstract:
Aircraft, shipboards and ground all require eye-safe laser radar with compact size. in phase i, e-tek will analyze, design and optimize a low cost laser radar using currently available 1.54 um ingaasp/inp laser diodes and coherent detection receiver. the eye-safe laser radar design can be expanded… More

THIRD-ORDER NONLINEAR OPTICAL MATERIALS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jj Pan , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,993.00
Abstract:
New organic nonlinear materials have been designed to have large third-order nonlinearities, high response speeds, high damage thresholds, and absorption edges below blue. the typical nonlinearity of designed materials is hundreds of times higher than urea, the absorption edge is as low as 388 nm,… More

LOW COST, LOW WEIGHT ICING DETECTOR AND ANTI-ICING DEVICES FOR UNMANNED AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $51,672.00
Abstract:
Darpa is seeking a low cost, low weight, icing detector and anti-icing device for unmanned autonomous vehicles (uav's). the current anti-icing devices using electric heating suffer from high cost, heavy weight and high power consumption. e-tek proposes special configuration of pyro-piezoelectric… More

OPTICAL MODULATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: J J Pan , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,981.00

OPTICAL MODULATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: J J Pan , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $499,954.00
Abstract:
In phase i, e-tek will analyze, design and optimize two innovative wide band ir-eo modulators for counter-measure systems. these two innovative ir-eo modulators provide 1 \ 5 um modulation bandwidth, > 10 w throughput power, 20 - 2000 hz modulation rate, < 1 us agility time and small size/light… More