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Company Information:

Company Name: Crystal Associates Inc
City: Waldwick
State: NJ
Zip+4: 07463
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
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Phone: N/A
Company Name: Crystal Associates Inc
City: EAST HANOVER
State: NJ
Zip+4: 07936
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
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Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $821,472.00 13
SBIR Phase II $4,958,080.00 8

Award List:

SYNTHESIS, CRYSTAL GROWTH AND CHARACTERIZATION OF TMAL3(BO3)4 FOR MULTI-FREQUENCY LASERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Gm Loiacono , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,234.00
Abstract:
The technical objectives of this program are to establish the synthesis and crystal growth parameters required to produce tmal3(bo3)4. the crystals will then be evaluated in terms of standard spectroscopic measurements for laser applications. in particular, line widths, line strengths and… More

"CORRELATION OF OH CONTENT, IONIC CONDUCTIVITY, OPTICAL ABSORPTION AND GREY TRACKS IN KTP CRYSTALS"

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Gm Loiacono , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,998.00

"CORRELATION OF OH CONTENT, IONIC CONDUCTIVITY, OPTICAL ABSORPTION AND GREY TRACKS IN KTP CRYSTALS"

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Gm Loiacono , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $479,172.00
Abstract:
The inter-relationship of hydroxl (oh-) content in ktp with the ionic conductivity, optical absorption at ( 4oo-5oonm ) and the onset of "grey track" formation will be determined. measurements will be made on crystals grown by the hydrothermal, and high temperature solution methods. the effects of… More

"SYNTHESIS, CRYSTAL GROWTH AND CHARACTERIZATION OF CSTIOASO4 CRYSTALS FOR OPO APPLICATIONS TO 5 MICRONS"

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: G.m. Loiacono
Award Amount: $49,861.00

Crystal Growth in KTiOPO(4)-NaTiOPO(4)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: G.m. Loiacono
Award Amount: $49,763.00

"SYNTHESIS, CRYSTAL GROWTH AND CHARACTERIZATION OF CSTIOASO4 CRYSTALS FOR OPO APPLICATIONS TO 5 MICRONS"

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: G.m. Loiacono
Award Amount: $484,886.00
Abstract:
There is a need for optical crystals, having large nonlinear coefficients for operation as optical parametric oscillaters (opo) in the mid ir region (1.5 to 5.0 microns). single crystals of ktioaso4 (kta) have been shown to have superior transmission in this optical region, however, the presence of… More

Crystal Growth in KTiOPO(4)-NaTiOPO(4)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: G.m. Loiacono
Award Amount: $400,000.00
Abstract:
Phase I will study tailoring the refractive index elliposoid of KTP to permit Type II phase matching at wavelengths shorter than 900nm, thereby permitting the SHG of laser diodes and Ti:Al2O3 solid state lasers. The system of solid solutions from mixing KTP with CsTiOPO4 will be studied and crystals… More

Crystal Growth of Li(6)Y(BO3)3:Nd(+3) for Solid State Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: G.m. Loiacono
Award Amount: $48,700.00
Abstract:
THE HIGH TEMPERATURE SOLUTION (HTS) METHOD WILL BE USED TO PRODUCE CRYSTALS OF Li6Y(BO3)3 DOPED WITH Nd+3 FOR SOLID STATE LASER APPLICATIONS. A SUITABLE SOLVENT SYSTEM BASED ON LiF-LiBO3 WILL BE DEVELOPED TO GIVE OPTIMUM SIZE CRYSTALS. THE EFFECT OF Nd+3 CONCENTRATION ON CRYSTAL GROWTH AND LASER… More

Preparation and Characterization of KNbB2O6 for UV and IR Nonlinear Optical Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: G M Loiacono
Award Amount: $49,993.00

Synthesis and Crystal Growth of New Nonlinear Optical Materials in the System KTiOPO4-CsTiOPO4

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: G. M. Loiacono
Award Amount: $49,988.00

Preparation and Characterization of KNbB2O6 for UV and IR Nonlinear Optical Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: G M Loiacono
Award Amount: $600,000.00
Abstract:
KNbB2O6 (KNB) is a new nonlinear optical material with high optical transparency, large birefringence, large nonlinear optical coefficients and is non-hygroscopic. This material is an excellent potential substitute for LBO in high average power nonlinear optical devices, like third harmonic… More

Improved materials for electro-optic and nonlinear optic applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: G.m. Loiacono
Award Amount: $59,111.00

Improved materials for electro-optic and nonlinear optic applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: G.m. Loiacono
Award Amount: $745,109.00
Abstract:
There is a need for optical crystals, having large nonlinear coefficients and low optical absorption in the mid IR region (2-5 m). Crystals of KTA have shown promise in this application, however, improved optical transmission is still required. The synthesis, crystal growth and characterization of… More

The use of ZnGeP2 in nonlinear optical applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Mike Scripsick
Award Amount: $80,000.00
Abstract:
The use of ZnGeP2 in nonlinear optical applications has been limited in the past due to an extrinsic absorption in the near infrared. Defect studies of ZnGeP2 indicate that the extrinsic absorption is due to nonstoichiometry (as a result of high volatility of some components at the temperatures… More

CsZrOAsO4: New Nonlinear Material for Laser Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: G.m. Loiacono
Award Amount: $79,952.00
Abstract:
There is a need for optical materials with large nonlinear coefficients and high laser damage thresholds for tunable laser operation in the 2-5um region. This proposal describes a new member of the KTP family CsZrOAsO4 (CZA), which is expected to have superior properties in comparison to KTP. An… More

Development of Modulator Quality Rubidium Titanyl Arsenate Crystals for Remote Sensing Laser Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Richard Stolzenberge
Award Amount: $74,953.00

Improved High Power, Eye Safe, Solid State Laser"

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard Stolzenberger
Award Amount: $79,929.00

Improved High Power, Eye Safe, Solid State Laser"

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard Stolzenberger
Award Amount: $749,994.00
Abstract:
The objective of the proposed effort is to design an all solid-state, eye-safe (1.5 um) laser that will abe superior to existing eye-safe lasers in terms of power, efficiency, cost, and beam quality. The proposed laser system is based on solid-state Raman shifting of Nd:YAG laser radiation using… More

Development of Modulator Quality Rubidium Titanyl Arsenate Crystals for Remote Sensing Laser Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Richard Stolzenberge
Award Amount: $750,000.00

KTiOPO4 (KTP) for High Repetition Rate and Continuous Wave Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Michael Scripsick
Award Amount: $99,990.00

KTiOPO4 (KTP) for High Repetition Rate and Continuous Wave Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Michael Scripsick
Award Amount: $748,919.00