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Q-Switched High Power Single Frequency 2 Micron Fiber Laser

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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2009 / SBIR
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Small Business Information
AdValue Photonics Inc
3708 E. Columbia Street Suite 405 Tucson, AZ 85714-1962
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
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Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2009
Title: Q-Switched High Power Single Frequency 2 Micron Fiber Laser
Agency: NASA
Contract: NNX09CF21P
Award Amount: $99,834.00


Accurate measurement of atmospheric parameters with high resolution needs advanced lasers. In this SBIR program we propose to develop innovative Q-switched high power 2-micron fiber laser with pulse energy greater than 10mJ, repetition rate of 10Hz to 1KHz, and pulse duration of 200ns using innovative highly efficient Tm-doped glass fiber. This new fiber laser will be an all-fiber laser system consisting of actively Q-switched fiber laser and fiber amplifiers. This proposed all-fiber laser system is compact, highly efficient, robust and highly reliable, which is especially suited for NASA's application where operating environment is always extremely rough. In Phase I we will design and fabricate Tm-doped glasses, design and fabricate single mode and double cladding single mode Tm-doped fibers, and demonstrate Q-switched single frequency 2-micron fiber laser and amplifiers.

Principal Investigator:

Shibin Jiang
Principal Investigator

Business Contact:

Shibin Jiang
Business Official
Small Business Information at Submission:

AdValue Photonics, Inc.
4585 S. Palo Verde Road, Suite 405 Tucson, AZ 85714

EIN/Tax ID: 260285706
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No