Photonic Integrated Circuits for Terabit per Second Optical Networks

Award Information
Agency: Department of Energy
Branch: N/A
Contract: DE-SC0013101
Agency Tracking Number: 222530
Amount: $999,949.26
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2016
Solicitation Year: 2016
Solicitation Topic Code: 01b
Solicitation Number: DE-FOA-0001405
Small Business Information
41 Aero Camino, Santa Barbara, CA, 93117
DUNS: 191741292
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Leif Johansson
 (805) 967-4900
Business Contact
 Milan Mashanovitch
Phone: (805) 967-4900
Research Institution
Freedom Photonics proposes to develop custom Photonic ICs to allow for dynamic optical packet-switched Tbps optical networks for supercomputers, LAN or data center applications. General statement of how this problem is being addressed: The problem is being addressed through fast-tunable transmitters and optical burst mode receivers. What is to be done in Phase I?: Phase I will address the network design, device design and key technology demonstrations, preparing the ground and removing risk for Phase II. Commercial Applications and Other Benefits: The transceivers developed have wide commercial applications in data center and telecom markets.

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