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MEMS Based Scalable Infrared Projector System (SIPS)

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Missile Defense Agency
Award ID:
74695
Program Year/Program:
2005 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
044-0634
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Aerius Photonics, LLC.
2223 Eastman Ave., Suite B Suite B Ventura, CA -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2005
Title: MEMS Based Scalable Infrared Projector System (SIPS)
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Contract: W9113M-05-C-0101
Award Amount: $99,988.00
 

Abstract:

The complexity of advanced systems employing IR imaging demands that test capabilities be developed to allow the insertion of simulated scenes into the controlled testing environment to form a critical link between advanced simulations and field trials. Such hardware in the loop testing can be significantly less expensive and complex then full field trials while still providing real-time test capability of critical system functions. To meet this testing challenge, Aerius Photonics is proposing to use new micro-electromechanical system technologies to fabricate and build a Scalable Infrared Projector System (SIPS). This system will be built on a scalable platform allowing for additional numbers of beams and expanded angular range to be added as an upgrade for enhanced capabilities. In addition, the modular system will be capable of achieving beam focusing and defocusing using an array of adaptive optical elements capable of beam spoiling. With this system, hundreds to thousands of Mid-Wave Infrared and Long-Wave Infrared beams can be simultaneous scanned with sub-pixel resolution over the detector plane of an infrared camera.

Principal Investigator:

Jon Geske
Owner
8053203976
geske@aeriusphotonics.com

Business Contact:

Jon Geske
Owner
8053203976
geske@aeriusphotonics.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

AERIUS PHOTONICS, LLC.
2146 Foster Ave Ventura, CA 93001

EIN/Tax ID: 200992331
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No