High-Speed, Low- Power, Highly Integrated, Wide Wavelength Range Tunable Laser for Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) Networks

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N68335-09-C-0317
Agency Tracking Number: N091-034-0393
Amount: $149,925.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2009
Solicitation Year: 2009
Solicitation Topic Code: N091-034
Solicitation Number: 2009.1
Small Business Information
412 Fox Meadow Drive, Wexford, PA, 15090
DUNS: 145381781
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 David Drury
 Chief Technology Officer
 (724) 933-8895
Business Contact
 Daniel Flynn
Title: Chief Technology Officer
Phone: (724) 933-8895
Email: flynn@accipitersystems.com
Research Institution
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM) optical networks are seen as a leading candidate for data avionic systems communication link needs. Optical burst mode switching uses wavelength addressing, replacing electronic switching. In this project we propose to develop a hybrid burst mode transmitter, able to support at minimum 32 wavelengths and switching between wavelength in 1 nanosecond or less, as an important step toward an ultimate goal of developing an integrated burst mode transceiver.

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