Ultra-Low-Noise Infrared Detector Amplifier for Next Generation Standoff Detector

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Amount:
$749,970.00
Award Year:
2009
Program:
STTR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
W911NF-09-C-0095
Agency Tracking Number:
A08A-017-0430
Solicitation Year:
2008
Solicitation Topic Code:
A08-T017
Solicitation Number:
2008.A
Small Business Information
EPIR Technologies Inc
590 Territorial Drive, Suite B, Bolingbrook, IL, 60440
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
068568588
Principal Investigator
 Don Rafol
 Senior Scientist
 (630) 771-0203
 srafol@epir.com
Business Contact
 Sivalingam Sivananthan
Title: President and CEO
Phone: (630) 771-0201
Email: ssivananthan@epir.com
Research Institution
 Illinois Institute of Technology
 Domenica G Pappas
 3301 South Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL, 60616
 (312) 567-3035
 Nonprofit college or university
Abstract
This project aims to design, fabricate and characterize ultra-low-noise amplifiers for HgCdTe infrared detectors by using low-noise transistors as the active device and implementing novel noise cancellation schemes to reduce the noise figure of the amplif

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