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SA Photonics, Inc.

Company Information
120 Knowles Dr
Los Gatos, CA 95032-1828
United States


DUNS: 119301831

# of Employees: 125

Ownership Information

HUBZone Owned: No

Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: No

Woman Owned: No

Success Stories

  1. SBIR-STTR-Success: SA Photonics, Inc.

    If SA Photonics has one particular niche, it is enhancing situational awareness through the use of advanced photonics systems. For decades, the U.S. military has continually funded innovations that assist the warfighter in seeing a clearer, broader, and unobstructed picture and communicating that...

Award Charts

Award Listing

  1. AgileBeam RF Denied Free-Space Optical Communication System

    Amount: $1,353,359.00

    Free-Space Optical (FSO) communication systems have numerous advantages over traditional RF based wireless systems including high data rates, long link distances, extremely low probability of intercep ...

    SBIRPhase II2020Department of Defense Air Force
  2. Laser Periscope Detection

    Amount: $749,022.00

    Detection of small objects on the ocean surface as a part of ASW at long stand-off distances is an ongoing need of the Navy. Current Periscope Detection Radar systems lack the spatial resolution neede ...

    SBIRPhase II2020Department of Defense Navy
  3. Data Transmission using Visible Light Communication (VLC) for Undersea Platforms

    Amount: $499,995.00

    SA-LiFi is an optical local wireless networking system under development that will distribute broadband data wirelessly over visible and infrared wavelengths, using a store-and-repeat architecture to ...

    SBIRPhase II2020Department of Defense Navy
  4. EagleEye Multi-Aperture Airborne FSO Communication System

    Amount: $999,994.00

    Point-to-point Free-Space Optical (FSO) communication systems have been demonstrated and are commercially available. Additionally, the technology to develop such systems continue to evolve, such thatl ...

    SBIRPhase II2020Department of Defense Navy
  5. Expanding Helicopter Pilots’ Field of View with a Wide Field of View Night Vision System (WNVS)

    Amount: $1,400,551.00

    SA Photonics has developed a Wide Field of View Night Vision System ("WNVS2"), a new class of wide field of view day/night head mounted display (HMD) with digital night vision. High brightness microdi ...

    SBIRPhase II2020Department of Defense Navy
  6. Triton™: Active Imaging through Fog

    Amount: $999,993.00

    Active imaging systems are used in degraded visual environments, like those found in marine fog and other areas with a high level of attenuation and scattering from obscurants like rain, smoke and dus ...

    STTRPhase II2020Department of Defense Navy
  7. Foveated Headworn Display Demonstrator

    Amount: $111,497.72

    The resolution of head mounted displays (HMD) continues to increase. Higher resolutions are driven by the need for wider fields of view, eye limiting resolution, fused synthetic vision, and increased ...

    SBIRPhase I2020Department of Defense Army
  8. Variable Attenuator for See-Through Day/Night Displays

    Amount: $116,462.45

    Degraded visual environments refer to any ambient condition that reduces the pilot’s or Soldier’s ability to see information that is necessary to maintain situational awareness. One way the Army m ...

    SBIRPhase I2020Department of Defense Army
  9. Freeform Optics for Small Arms Fire Control

    Amount: $172,959.00

    Traditional spherical optics implemented on a common optical axis are the foundation of today’s fielded gunsights for small arms fire control. SA Photonics has helped pioneer the application of prec ...

    STTRPhase I2020Department of Defense Army
  10. SA-LiFi: Network for Tactical Shelters

    Amount: $594,279.60

    SA-LiFi is a standard based wireless networking technology using visible or infrared light for data transmission. It utilizes OFDM modulation to significantly increase the data rate using low cost LED ...

    SBIRPhase II2020Department of Defense Army
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