SOL-GEL GRIM FIBER OPTIC CONNECTORS

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 12541
Amount: $49,783.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1990
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
207 Tremont St, Rochester, NY, 14608
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 C Benjamin Wooley
 (716) 235-2620
Business Contact
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Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
THE PRIMARY TECHNICAL OBJECTIVE OF THIS RESEARCH IS TO DESIGN FIBER OPTIC CONNECTORS WHICH INCORPORATE SOL-GEL MADE GRIN LENSES WHICH CAN WITHSTAND THE HIGH TEMPERATURE AND VIBRATION WHICH IS PRESENT IN A MILITARY AIRCRAFT ENGINE. THE SECONDARY OBJECTIVE WILL BE TO IDENTIFY THOSE SOL-GEL SYSTEMS WHICH SHOW THE BEST RESISTANCE TO DAMAGE DUE TO HEATING FOR INCORPORATION INTO THE FIBER OPTIC CONNECTORS REQUIRED TO OPERATE IN SEVERE ENVIRONMENTS.

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