nLight Photonics


Vancouver, WA, 98665-0990


DUNS: 799811646
# of Employees: 440

Ownership Information

Hubzone Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N

Award Charts

Award Listing

  1. High Efficiency 808-nm VCSEL Arrays with Excellent Beam Quality

    Amount: $79,938.00

    Today"s high energy Q-switched Nd:YAG lasers are often pumped by stacks of multiple edge-emitting diode laser bars since the vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser (VCSEL) traditionally have been ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Navy
  2. Wavelength Stabilized Two Dimensional External Cavity Arrays for Pumping Alkali Vapor Laser Systems

    Amount: $99,932.00

    nLIGHT proposes a two dimensional Wavelength Stabilized Vertical External Cavity Surface Emitting Lasers (WS-VECSEL) as a pump source for Rb vapor alkali laser used in directed energy weapons. The int ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Missile Defense Agency
  3. High-Efficiency Resonantly Pumped 1550-nm Fiber-Based Laser Transmitter

    Amount: $124,945.00

    nLight proposes the development of high efficiency, high average power 1550-nm laser transmitter system that is based on Er-doped fiber amplifier resonantly pumped by high efficiency 1532-nm fiber-cou ...

    SBIRPhase I2013National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  4. Compact, Rugged, Multiple Spectral Band Laser

    Amount: $79,997.00

    nLIGHT proposes the development of a multiple spectral band laser head that is based on a vertically stacked array of single emitter laser diodes. A key design aspect of this device is that the propos ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Navy Department of Defense
  5. Multi-kW Fiber Lasers Based on Novel Light Guide Combiners

    Amount: $149,963.00

    ABSTRACT: The efficient coherent beam combination of a master oscillator power amplifier (MOPA) system requires a reduction in non-linearities of the power amplifier sections. Fiber non-linearities, ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Air Force
  6. Coherent Detection Eye-Safe LIDAR Systems Based on Large Mode Area Fiber Amplifiers

    Amount: $149,876.00

    ABSTRACT: nLIGHT proposes the development of of an all-fiber, master oscillator power amplifier (MOPA) configuration that will meet the Air Force requirements for a 10 mJ, 300 ns pulsed laser source ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Air Force
  7. High-Efficiency, High-Temperature Laser Diodes for Naval High-Energy Laser Applications

    Amount: $149,426.00

    Based on the promising results obtained under Navy Phase I SBIR funding, nLight proposes a Phase II continuation toward the development of fiber-coupled high power and high efficiency diode laser pump ...

    SBIRPhase II2013Department of Defense Navy
  8. Innovative Passivation to Increase the Power at Which Laser Diode Fails

    Amount: $149,836.00

    nLight proposes to suppress the key remaining output power extraction limiter COMD failure mechanism by passivating the cleaved facet of laser diodes with high bandgap semiconductor layers that is e ...

    SBIRPhase I2012Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Department of Defense
  9. Ultra-Bright Diode Laser Emitters for Pumping High-Power Fiber Amplifiers

    Amount: $99,943.00

    nLight proposes a novel semiconductor laser device operating at ~976 nm with a spatially single mode laser that is separately addressable to generate a few hundred milliwatts of power and then subsequ ...

    SBIRPhase I2012Department of Defense Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  10. Development of line-narrowed diode pumps sources for DPAL systems

    Amount: $148,315.00

    Higher power wavelength-stabilized pump sources operating in the 78x-nm to 79xnm band are expected to enable high-energy CW laser systems based on low pressure alkali gasses (such as Cs or Rb). Under ...

    SBIRPhase I2012Department of Defense Missile Defense Agency

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