Space-Based Near-IR Monolithic Tunable Laser

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: FA8650-05-M-1907
Agency Tracking Number: F051-233-0873
Amount: $99,998.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2005
Solicitation Year: 2005
Solicitation Topic Code: AF05-233
Solicitation Number: 2005.1
Small Business Information
15560 N. Frank Lloyd Wright, Suite B4-405, Scottsdale, AZ, 85260
DUNS: 161171223
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: Y
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: Y
Principal Investigator
 Matt Kim
 (602) 214-3524
Business Contact
 Matt Kim
Title: President
Phone: (602) 214-3524
Research Institution
QuantTera is developing a near-IR tunable laser for space based laser communications. We have developed a unique material system that is optimal for tuning of wavelengths from 1300 nm to 1500 nm. This platform will achieve wavelength resolution of 0.1 pm with tuning speeds greater than 100 nm/s with output powers exceeding 4 mW. The materials are radiation hard and have demonstrated long life for space applications.

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