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Company Information:

Company Name: Accuwave Corp.
City: Santa Monica
State: CA
Zip+4: 90404
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,154,318.00 16
SBIR Phase II $2,411,583.00 5

Award List:

VOLUME HOLOGRAPHIC, RANDOM ACCESS, NO MOVING PARTS READ-ONLY MEMORY DEMONSTRATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: George Rakuljic
Award Amount: $49,873.00

VOLUME HOLOGRAPHIC, RANDOM ACCESS, NO MOVING PARTS READ-ONLY MEMORY DEMONSTRATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: George Rakuljic
Award Amount: $248,230.00
Abstract:
Recent work in volume holography has led to the discovery of the orthogonal data storage technique. this method of holographic data recording reduces the crosstalk between channels by storing many wavelength multiplexed images in a particularly effective use of k-space. further reduction in… More

UV HOLOGRAPHIC MATERIALS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Victor Leyva
Award Amount: $64,182.00
Abstract:
Bbo and lbo class materials were studied for possible application as uv-sensitive photorefractive materials. undoped samples of bbo and lbo were doped by high temperature diffusion with various transition metal species to determine their suitability for storing high efficiency holographic gratings.… More

Narrow Bandwidth, Tunable, Holographic Filters for Solar Atmospheric Studies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: George A. Rakuljic
Award Amount: $69,824.00
Abstract:
Narrow bandwidth filters using holographic reflection gratings will be developed for application in solar atmospheric studies, where rapid wavelength tunability over about a 1 A range is required. A holographic grating filter for monochromatic imaging at the Ha line has already been demonstrated by… More

NARROW BANDWIDTH, WIDE FIELD OF VIEW OPTICAL FILTER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr. George Rakuljic
Award Amount: $67,552.00

High Transmission, Narrow Bandwidth Filters For Lidar Receivers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Koichi Sayano , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,914.00

NARROW BANDWIDTH, WIDE FIELD OF VIEW OPTICAL FILTER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr. George Rakuljic
Award Amount: $714,509.00
Abstract:
Accuwave Corporation has developed a narrow bandwidth (1/8 angstrom) optical imaging filter operating in the red. A critical need exists for narrow bandwidth imaging filters with a wide field of view. In this proposed research effort, Accuwave filter technology will be extended to a wider field of… More

Validation and security verification using a holographic phase mask correlator

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Koichi Sayano
Award Amount: $97,973.00
Abstract:
Accuwave Corporation will study the feasibility of a volume holographic, phase-encoded optical image correlator for credit card and document validation and security application. Fourier transform holograms of a phase-encoded input image are stored using wavelength multiplexed holographic gratings… More

SBIR PHASE I: Holographic Grating Filters for CaII Line Imaging and Emission Spectroscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Feng Zhao
Award Amount: $75,000.00

ULTRAVIOLET NARROWBAND FILTERS FOR SPACE BORNE OBSERVATIONAL SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Feng Zhao , Member Of Technical Staff
Award Amount: $70,000.00

High Transmission, Narrow Bandwidth Filters For Lidar Receivers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Koichi Sayano , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,982.00

SBIR Phase I: Wide Bandwidth Optical Network Monitor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Koichi Sayano
Award Amount: $75,000.00

Compact, High Capacity Parallel Optical Memories

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Koichi Sayano
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
In this proposed SBIR program, Accuwave will investigate and demonstrate architectures for compact hologrpahic storage using materials and system innovations to reduce complexity and improve performance. Crosstalk, data formatting, input/output interfaces, and other relevant parameters will be… More

Photorefractive Optical Limiter for Sensor Protection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Koichi Sayano
Award Amount: $60,000.00
Abstract:
Accuwave Corporation will demonstrate an optical limiter for sensor protection using two-beam coupling in a photorefrac-tive material to attenuate coherent input light while leaving incoherent light unaffected. Methods for decreasing response time in BaTiO3, SBN, and similar materials will be… More

Holographic wide field of view imaging filter for visible and eye-safe LIDAR receivers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Koichi Sayano
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
Accuwave Corporation will demonstrate a new approach to obtaining wide field of view imaging ( up to 15 degrees full angle) with a holographic grating filter. This new approach will make the filter element independent of the detector array dimensions, enabling resolution changes to be made without… More

Compact optical sensor for detecting and tracking ocean-penetrating laser radar

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Feng Zhao
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
The innovation proposed in this SBIR program is to develop a threat warning system against airborne laser radars in the blue-green transmission window. The proposed sensor system characterizes a sample through wavlelength, temporal, and spatial (theta fi) characteristics of the backscattered and… More

SBIR Phase I: Target Tracking and Identification Using a Holographic Correlation Filter

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Koichi Sayano
Award Amount: $75,000.00

Rapid Access Optical Memory Using Lensless Phase-Conjugate Holograms

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Feng Zhao , MEMBER TECH. STAFF
Award Amount: $70,000.00

SBIR PHASE I: Holographic Grating Filters for CaII Line Imaging and Emission Spectroscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Feng Zhao
Award Amount: $248,862.00

ULTRAVIOLET NARROWBAND FILTERS FOR SPACE BORNE OBSERVATIONAL SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Feng Zhao , Member Of Technical Staff
Award Amount: $600,000.00

Narrowband Filters for Optical Space Communication Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $70,000.00