Thermoelectric Cooling of Photodetector Arrays with HgCdTe-based Superlattices

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: W911NF-07-C-0001
Agency Tracking Number: A054-013-0046
Amount: $749,967.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: STTR
Awards Year: 2006
Solicitation Year: 2005
Solicitation Topic Code: A05-T013
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
EPIR TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
590 Territorial Drive, Suite B, Bolingbrook, IL, 60440
DUNS: 068568588
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Silviu Velicu
 R&D Director
 (630) 771-0203
 svelicu@epir.com
Business Contact
 Christoph Grein
Title: Vicepresident
Phone: (630) 771-0201
Email: grein@epir.com
Research Institution
 UNIV. OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO
 Sivalingam Sivanantha
 Department of Physics
Chicago, IL, 60607
 (312) 996-5092
 Nonprofit college or university
Abstract
The ultimate goal of this project is to develop the technology required for the fabrication of monolithically integrated passive thermoelectric devices with infrared photon detector arrays for improved uniformity and operability. The feasibility of using

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