Iris AO, Inc.

Company Information

Company Name
Iris AO, Inc.
Address
CA
Berkeley, CA, 94704-1717
Phone
1 510-849-2375
URL
http://www.irisao.com
DUNS
120364380
Number of Employees
6

Award Totals

PROGRAM/PHASE
AWARD AMOUNT ($)
NUMBER OF AWARDS
SBIR Phase I
$1,213,753.00
12
SBIR Phase II
$5,176,518.00
8
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Award List

  1. Focused Delivery of Laser Energy to the Eye Using Adaptive Optics

    Amount: $749,341.00

    Iris AO proposes to manufacture and deliver an adaptive-optics (AO) retinal imager and light delivery system for evaluating laser safety and damage mechanisms. The system will achieve cellular-level 3 ...

    SBIR Phase II 2005 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  2. Focused Delivery of Laser Energy to the Eye Using Adaptive Optics

    Amount: $99,967.00

    The overall goal of this effort is to design and model an adaptive optic system that satisfies all of the technical, size, and cost requirements for diffraction limited delivery of laser energy to the ...

    SBIR Phase I 2004 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  3. Deformable Mirror for Adaptive Optics Retinal Imaging

    Amount: $99,900.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Imaging the retina using adaptive optics (AO) to correct aberrations in the lens and cornea increases lateral resolution by a factor of three. Depth resolution for ...

    SBIR Phase I 2004 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Modeling, Calibration and Control for Extreme-Precision MEMS Deformable Mirrors

    Amount: $69,997.00

    Iris AO will develop electromechanical models and actuator calibration methods to enable open-loop control of MEMS deformable mirrors (DMs) with unprecedented precision. Error budget analysis will est ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  5. High Resolution and High Contrast Near-IR Imaging of the Human Fundus

    Amount: $99,865.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase I SBIR will prove the feasibility of a design for a confocal scanning laser ophthalmoscope (cSLO) that can take high-resolution in-vivo images of the hu ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. Extreme-Precision MEMS Segmented Deformable Mirror

    Amount: $599,994.00

    In Phase I research, Iris AO developed enhanced electromechanical models and calibration techniques for MEMS-based segmented deformable mirrors (DMs) applicable to a variety of high contrast astrophys ...

    SBIR Phase II 2007 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  7. Optimized Coding and Protocols for Free-Space Optical Communications Links

    Amount: $69,999.00

    High-speed laser communications in adverse maritime conditions are necessary to transfer large amounts of data needed for command-and-control, target selection, or other intelligence. Atmospheric tur ...

    SBIR Phase I 2008 NavyDepartment of Defense
  8. Wide Field-of-View Imaging Sensor System for SSA

    Amount: $100,000.00

    Iris AO will extend previous development research in the area of piezoelectrically actuated membrane deformable mirrors (DM). These extensions are to achieve extreme degrees of curvature required in a ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  9. Hign Performance MEMS Deformable Mirror for Adaptive Optics Retinal Imaging

    Amount: $754,559.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Iris AO is developing exciting technologies that enable in vivo cellular-level retinal imaging. The cutting-edge adaptive-optics (AO) systems Iris AO develops incr ...

    SBIR Phase II 2007 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. 10^3 Segment MEMS Deformable-Mirror Process Development

    Amount: $100,000.00

    Iris AO will extend its proven segmented MEMS deformable mirror architecture to large array sizes required for high-contrast astrophysical imagers. Current implementations consist of arrays of 37 mir ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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