Princeton Lightwave, Inc.

Company Information

Company Name
Princeton Lightwave, Inc.
Cranbury, NJ, 08512-3509
1 609-495-2558
Number of Employees
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Award Totals

SBIR Phase I
STTR Phase I

Award List

  1. NFAD Arrays for Single Photon Optical Communications at 1.5 um

    Amount: $99,958.00

    For this program, we propose to develop large pixel-count single photon counting detector arrays suitable for deployment in spacecraft terminal receivers supporting long-range laser communication syst ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  2. InP-based Single Photon Detectors with Active Negative Feedback

    Amount: $749,764.00

    From the perspective of performance, reliability, and cost, the most practical photodetector available today with single photon sensitivity between 1.0 and 1.6 m is the InGaAs/InP single photon avalan ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Defense
  3. Disruptive techniques for hybridization of focal plane arrays for optical imaging sensors

    Amount: $749,681.00

    This work is focused toward developing disruptive hybdrization techniques for imaging focal plane arrays in which the optical detector material system is different from the silicon material used for p ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Defense
  4. Eyesafe laser diode arrays for resonant pumping of Er-doped gain media optimized for cryogenically cooled operation

    Amount: $729,049.00

    Growing interest in high-power lasers in the eye-safe spectral domain has instigated the development of solid-state lasers based on Er(3+)-doped materials. Impressive results have been demonstrated in ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 ArmyDepartment of Defense
  5. A Unique Energy Transfer Up Conversion Laser Based on Rare Earth Doped Media

    Amount: $79,757.00

    Growing interest in high power and efficient lasers in the 20,300 cm-1 to 21,800 cm-1 region has emerged for numerous underwater applications due to the high transmission in this spectrum. Application ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 NavyDepartment of Defense
  6. Highly Efficient, Power-Scalable Long-Wavelength Diode Laser Pumps for Eye-Safe Solid-State Laser Development

    Amount: $69,558.00

    For this SBIR program, Princeton Lightwave Inc. proposes the development of 1530 nm InGaAsP/InP laser diode pump arrays with powers in excess of 50 W from 1-cm bars with the potential for scalability ...

    SBIR Phase I 2005 ArmyDepartment of Defense
  7. Highly Efficient, Power-Scalable Long-Wavelength Diode Laser Pumps for Eye-Safe Solid-State Laser Development

    Amount: $729,191.00

    For Phase II of this program, Princeton Lightwave Inc. proposes to develop high power 1470 nm InGaAsP/InP diode laser arrays and stacks with dramatic improvements relative to the current state-of-the- ...

    SBIR Phase II 2006 ArmyDepartment of Defense
  8. Low-Noise Avalanche Photodiodes for Midwave Infrared (2 to 5 um) Applications

    Amount: $99,898.00

    In this program, we will develop room-temperature avalanche photodiodes (APDs) for midwave infrared (MWIR) applications. The internal gain of APDs results in significant improvements in optical recei ...

    STTR Phase I 2005 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  9. Avalanche Photodiodes for Enhanced Photon Counting Performance at 1.5 um

    Amount: $74,828.00

    APDs offer tremendous potential for the numerous applications in which photon densities are extremely low and the ability to count single photons is essential. Researchers have recently found that the ...

    SBIR Phase I 2005 National Institute of Standards and TechnologyDepartment of Commerce
  10. High Performance Avalanche Photodiodes for Photon Counting at 1064 nm

    Amount: $69,528.00

    The need for higher performance fiber optic telecommunications receivers has provided the impetus for substantial progress during the last decade in the understanding and performance of InP-based line ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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