Wavelength Agile, High Energy, High Repetition Rate Blue Laser for Oceanographic LIDAR Purposes

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N68335-09-C-0336
Agency Tracking Number: N09A-006-0061
Amount: $70,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: STTR
Awards Year: 2009
Solicitation Year: 2009
Solicitation Topic Code: N09-T006
Solicitation Number: 2009.A
Small Business Information
MetaStable Instruments, Inc.
5988 Mid Rivers Mall Drive - Suite 236, St. Peters, MO, 63304
DUNS: 101770845
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 George Dube
 Principal Investigator
 (636) 447-9555
 gdube@metastableinstruments.com
Business Contact
 Roland Juhala
Title: Vice President
Phone: (636) 447-9555
Email: rjuhala@metastableinstruments.com
Research Institution
 Southern Illinois University-Edward
 Steve Hansen
 SIUE
618-650-2472
Edwardsville, IL, 62026
 (618) 650-3010
 Nonprofit college or university
Abstract
Terbium and Europium doped glasses will be investigated for tunable lasing from 450 nm to 490 nm. They will be pumped by Q-switched frequency tripled 355 nm Nd laser pulses. The Tb materials will also be evaluated for 375 nm laser diode pumping.

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