Photon Tunneling Optical Interconnect

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Contract: DAAH01-02-C-R217
Agency Tracking Number: 01SB1-0107
Amount: $365,997.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2002
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
67 East Evelyn Avenue, Mountain View, CA, 94041
DUNS: 928805761
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Hong Jiao
 Senior Physicist
 (650) 965-7772
 hjlgr@earthlink.net
Business Contact
 Anthony O'Keefe
Title: President
Phone: (650) 965-7772
Email: aoklgr@ix.netcom.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
"This Small Business Innovation Phase II project seeks to develop an innovative card-to-backplane optical interconnect technology based on photon tunneling. The proposed technology will provide a low-cost, high efficient wavelength selective means ofdirecting optical signal between a PC card and a backplane without bending the optical waveguide. Furthermore, this technology will allow several photonic circuits operating at different wavelengths without significant crosstalk. The result will be ahighly-modular technology that will enable high-quality, high-speed computer networks to be realized."

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