Optical Transmitter for Inter-satellite Communications

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Amount:
$99,997.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
FA9453-08-M-0091
Solitcitation Year:
2008
Solicitation Number:
2008.1
Branch:
Air Force
Award Year:
2008
Phase:
Phase I
Agency Tracking Number:
F081-091-1264
Solicitation Topic Code:
AF081-091
Small Business Information
FREEDOM PHOTONICS LLC
75 Willow Springs Lane Suite 201, Goleta, CA, 93117
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Duns:
191741292
Principal Investigator
 Jonathon Barton
 Chief Scientist
 (805) 685-8240
 jbarton@freedomphotonics.com
Business Contact
 Milan Mashanovitch
Title: Director of Business Development
Phone: (805) 685-8240
Email: mashan@freedomphotonics.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
In this project, we propose to develop a rad hard, monolithically integrated widely tunable optical transmitter capable of operating at data rates of greater than 100Gbps, utilizing advanced multilevel modulation schemes. The transmitter will be developed using an Indium Phosphide monolithic integration platform, minimizing the size, weight and power of the module. The multilevel modulation scheme used provides the best bit rate scalability for lasercom satellite links.

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