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Company Information:

Company Name:
Applied NanoFemto Technologies LLC
Address:
181 Stedmen Street, Unit #2
Lowell, MA
Phone:
(978) 761-4293
URL:
N/A
EIN:
204521275
DUNS:
607557795
Number of Employees:
2
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $569,977.00 6
SBIR Phase II $2,968,552.00 4
STTR Phase I $572,293.00 5
STTR Phase II $698,925.00 1

Award List:

A Long-Wave Infrared Focal Plane Array with Ultra-high Sensitivity and Large Field-of-View

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,994.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Frank Zhao, Chief Scientist
Abstract:
The SBIR Phase I proposal aims to develop an ultra-sensitive long-wave infrared (LWIR) focal plane array (FPA) capable of working at thermal-electrically cooled temperature with a large field-of-view (FOV). LWIR FPA is of great importance in missile defense missions. Existing HgCdTe (MCT) and InSb… More

A Long-Wave Infrared Focal Plane Array with Ultra-high Sensitivity and Large Field-of-View

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,986.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Zhengmao Ye, Chief Scientist
Abstract:
The SBIR Phase II proposal aims to develop a prototype of an ultra-sensitive long-wave infrared (LWIR) focal plane array (FPA) based on the Phase I feasibility investigation. LWIR FPA is of great importance in space object detection and tracking. Issues of existing HgCdTe (MCT) and InSb FPAs… More

Two-color Quantum Dot Emitter Array with Large Dynamic Range for Infrared Scene Projection

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,994.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Zhengmao Ye, Research scientist
Abstract:
Two-dimensional (2-D) infrared (IR) emitter arrays are of great importance in numerous military and commercial applications, including IR scene generation and infrared detection system emulation for missile warning systems (MWS), IR radiometric duplication and counter measurement, and medicine and… More

A Monolithically Integrated Multi-spectral Polarimetric Photodetector and focal plane array

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,994.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Zhengmao Ye, Research Scientist
Abstract:
Polarization sensitive multi-spectral photodetectors are of great importance in target detection, characterization and discrimination. Most current existing multi-spectral sensing systems employ dispersive optics (gratings or prisms), or external polarizer technologies to obtain spectral and… More

A Thermal-Electrically Cooled Quantum-Dot Middle-Wave Infrared Photodetector with High Quantum Efficiency and Photodetectivity

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,996.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Principal Investigator
Research Institution:
University of Massachusetts Lowell
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
Middle-wave infrared (LWIR, 3.2-3.6 ýýýým) photodetectors with a high specific photodetectivity (D*) are of great importance in NASAýýýýslidar and remote sensing applications. However, existing MWIR photodetectors are required to be operated at low temperature of below 77K to achieve high… More

STTR Phase I: Developing Coupled Quantum Dot Multi-Functional Materials for Optoelectronics Integrated Circuits (OEIC)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$147,319.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
Univ. of Mass. Lowell Research Foundation
RI Contact:
Linda Concino
Abstract:
This Small Business Technology Transfer Phase I project is to demonstrate a new Coupled Quantum Dot (CQD) multifunctional material. Electron-tunneling and inter-quantum dot coupling effects will be analyzed. The tunable energy bands of the new CQD material will be simulated. Successfully performing… More

Smart photodetector and focal plane array with voltage-tunable multi-spectral polarimetric imaging and on-chip signal processing and control capabilit

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Research Scientist
Research Institution:
University of Massachusetts Lowell
RI Contact:
Linda Concino
Abstract:
Multi-modal photodetectors and focal plane arrays (FPA) with adaptive multi-spectral polarization sensing and signal processing functionalities will greatly enhance Air Forces target recognition and discrimination capabilities. Current existing multi-spectral imaging systems employ scanning… More

A Thermal-Electrically Cooled Quantum-Dot Multi-spectral Photodetector and Focal Plane Array with High Photodetectivity

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Research Scientist
Abstract:
Highly-sensitive multi-spectral photodetectors and imaging arrays are of great importance in numerous applications, including thermal remote sensing, environment monitoring, missile tracking and discrimination, material analysis and medical diagnostics. There are generally two types of imaging… More

A Monolithically Integrated Large-format (640x512) Multi-spectral Polarimetric Quantum Dot (QD) Focal Plane Array (FPA)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,979.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Research Scientist
Abstract:
Polarization sensitive multi-spectral photodetectors and focal plane arrays (FPA) are of great importance in numerous air force applications. Current existing multi-spectral sensing systems employ dispersive optics (gratings or prisms), or external polarizer technologies to obtain spectral and… More

Adaptive multi-mode photodetector and focal plane array

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Research Scientist
Research Institution:
University of Massachuestts Lowell
RI Contact:
Linda Concino
Abstract:
Multi-modal (including spatial, spectral and polarimetric) photodetectors and focal plane arrays (FPA) can dramatically enhance the target detection, tracking and identification capability of a battle field sensing system. Most existing multi-spectral polarimetric sensing systems employ dispersive… More

Low noise longwave infrared (8-12m) focal plane array with high sensitivity for passive hyperspectral standoff detection

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Research Scientist
Abstract:
Longwave infrared (LWIR, 8-12m) focal plane arrays (FPAs) play an important role in hyperspectral chemical and biological sensing. Existing thermal detectors are unable to meet the high sensitivity and fast response requirements of many hyperspectral chemical and biological sensing applications.… More

Multi-layer Infrared sensor and focal plane array (FPA) protection

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Research scientist – (978) 430-7128
Abstract:
Infrared (IR) sensors and focal plane arrays (FPA) play important roles in numerous civilian and defense applications including night vision, target detection, tracking and identification, chemical and biological sensing, environment monitoring, and medical diagnostics. Because of this, IR… More

Low noise longwave infrared (8-12µm) focal plane array with high sensitivity for passive hyperspectral standoff detection

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,934.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Research Scientist – (978) 430-7128
Abstract:
Longwave infrared (LWIR, 8-12µm) focal plane arrays (FPAs) play an important role in hyperspectral chemical and biological (CB) sensing and spectral imaging. Existing thermal detectors are unable to meet the high sensitivity and fast response requirements of many hyperspectral chemical and… More

Photonic antenna coupled middlewave infrared photodetector and focal plane array with low noise and high quantum efficiency

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$124,982.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Principal Investigator
Research Institution:
University of Massachusetts Lowell
RI Contact:
Linda Concino
Abstract:
Middle-wave infrared (MWIR, 3-5¿¿m) photodetectors are of great importance in numerous NASA applications, including thermal remote sensing for carbon-based trace gases (CH4, CO2, and CO), heat capacity mapping for earth resource locating, environment and atmosphere monitoring, and IR spectroscopy.… More

Multi-layer Infrared sensor and focal plane array (FPA) protection

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$718,653.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Research scientist – (978) 430-7128
Abstract:
Infrared (IR) sensors and focal plane arrays (FPA) play important roles in numerous civilian and defense applications, including night vision, missile defense, target detection, tracking and identification, chemical and biological sensing, environment monitoring, and medical diagnostics. Because of… More

Photonic Antenna Enhanced Middle Wave and Longwave Infrared Focal Plane Array with Low Noise and High Operating Temperature

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$698,925.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Jarrod Vaillancourt, Principal Investigator
Research Institution:
University of Massachusetts - Lowell
RI Contact:
Linda Concino
Abstract:
Photodetectors and focal plane arrays (FPAs) covering the middle-wave and longwave infrared (MWIR/LWIR) are of great importance in numerous NASA applications, including earth remote sensing for carbon-based trace gases, Lidar mapping for earth resource locating, and environment and atmosphere… More