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Company Information:

Company Name: AGILOPTICS
City: Albuquerque
State: NM
Zip+4: 87110
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (505) 268-4742

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $399,662.00 4
SBIR Phase II $2,246,097.00 3
STTR Phase I $199,943.00 2
STTR Phase II $999,970.00 2

Award List:

Micromachined Deformable Mirrors for Beam Control and Imaging Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: STANFORD UNIV.
Principal Investigator: Justin Mansell, Senior Technical Officer
Award Amount: $99,968.00
RI Contact: Robert Byer
Abstract:
This contract develops and expands on the technology for micromachining silicon deformable mirrors as a result of work in Stanford research laboratories over the last 5 years. The commerical and military applications of this technology will be exploitedand specific uses will be investigated. … More

Micromachined Deformable Mirrors for Beam Control and Imaging Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO
Principal Investigator: Justin Mansell, Chief Technical Officer, Intellite
Award Amount: $500,000.00
RI Contact: Thomas Shay
Abstract:
Micromachined deformable mirrors are being commercialized by the contractor and applied to DOD related projects due to their light weight, fast response, small size, and inexpensive fabrication costs. During Phase II, the contractor and university teamwill demonstrate a novel projection system… More

Spatially Modulated Reflective Membranes for High-Dynamic-Range Wavefront Control

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dennis Mansell, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $99,724.00
Abstract:
Diffractive wavefront control has been demonstrated as a viable technique for high-dynamic-range laser wavefront control. Unfortunately, most conventional programmable diffractive elements, like liquid crystals and segmented mirror arrays, are damagedwhen illuminated with high-power laser light. … More

Spatially Modulated Reflective Membranes for High-Dynamic-Range Wavefront Control

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dennis Mansell
Award Amount: $749,594.00
Abstract:
The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL/DEBS) has a requirement for an adaptive secondary mirror to correct the wavefront originating from a large-format primary membrane mirror currently under development. The requirements for this mirror are stringent, calling for large stroke aberration… More

Aberration-Corrected Retinal Spot Projector and Imager (ARSPI)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: John Dee German, Director of Research
Award Amount: $99,939.00
Abstract:
Intellite, Incorporated will team with the Optical Sciences Center at the University of Arizona to develop an adaptive optics system that will project a diffraction-limited spot on the retina by pre-correcting the laser beam for all significant optical aberrations of the specific eyeball under test.… More

High-Resolution Wide-Dynamic-Range MEMS-Based Closed-Loop Adaptive Optics System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Keith Bush, Senior Engineer
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This work researchs the use of a novel, patented Moire fringe wavefront sensor for fast, high density wavefront correction in an adaptive optics system. Based around existing technology for lightweight, durable and inexpensive membrane deformable mirrors already under development at Intellite (in… More

High-Resolution Wide-Dynamic-Range MEMS-Based Closed-Loop Adaptive Optics System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Keith Bush, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $746,526.00
Abstract:
AgilOptics' Phase I SBIR proposed the development of a moire¢ Wave-Front Sensor (MWFS) test-bed to evaluate the MWFS design developed and patented by the University of New Mexico (UNM) and to extend the design for use in a closed-loop Adaptive Optic (AO) system with a Micro-Electro-Mechanical… More

MEMS-Based Aero-optics Simulator System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: UNIV. OF NOTRE DAME
Principal Investigator: Dennis Mansell, CEO, AgilOptics, Inc
Award Amount: $99,975.00
RI Contact: Eric Jumper
Abstract:
This effort joins the MEMS-based deformable mirror technology available from AgilOptics, a New Mexico small business, with the aero-optics technology of the University of Notre Dame to develop an Aero-optics Simulator. This simulator will develop a library of aero-optics patterns to simulate… More

Low-Cost Compact Adaptive Optics Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dennis Mansell, President, AgilOptics
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop, build and commercialize a compact, low cost adaptive optics system based around existing membrane mirror technology and commercially available curvature sensors

MEMS-Based Aero-optics Simulator System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: UNIV. OF NOTRE DAME
Principal Investigator: Dennis Mansell, President, AgilOptics
Award Amount: $499,970.00
RI Contact: Ben Szumial
Abstract:
AgilOptics and the University of Notre Dame are collaborating to develop and commercialize an aero-optics disturbance simulator. Wavefront temporal data will be collected on various wind tunnel configurations that are applicable to transmitting light beams from aircraft. These time histories of… More

Low-Cost Compact Adaptive Optics Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Wesley Green, Engineer
Award Amount: $749,977.00
Abstract:
This project will exploit novel and compact technology to produce a low-cost adaptive optics system for use in military and commercial products.