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Tunable Single Frequency 1.55 Micron Fiber Laser

Award Information

Agency:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2011 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
104654
Solicitation Year:
2010
Solicitation Topic Code:
S1.01
Solicitation Number:
Small Business Information
AdValue Photonics Inc
4585 S. Palo Verde, Suite 405 Suite 405 Tucson, AZ -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2011
Title: Tunable Single Frequency 1.55 Micron Fiber Laser
Agency: NASA
Contract: NNX11CG97P
Award Amount: $98,919.00
 

Abstract:

In this proposal, we propose to demonstrate and build a widely tunable, narrow linewidth, single frequency fiber laser by developing an innovative Er/Yb-co-doped single mode fiber. Such a fiber laser is needed for coherent lidar and interferometric fiber sensing. In Phase I, we will design and fabricate this new fiber, demonstrate fixed wavelength narrow linewidth single frequency fiber laser with linewidth of less than 3KHz, demonstrate wavelength tuning range of greater than 5nm, and demonstrate 5GHz frequency modulation with no any mode-hoping in less than 1ms. Successful demonstration of such a fiber laser will enable many new commercial and military applications.

Principal Investigator:

Shibin Jiang
Principal Investigator
5207905468
sjiang@advaluephotonics.com

Business Contact:

Shibin Jiang
Business Official
5207905468
sjiang@advaluephotonics.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

AdValue Photonics, Inc.
3708 East Columbia Street, Suite 100 Tucson, AZ 85714-1962

EIN/Tax ID: 260285706
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No