EFFICIENT PARAMETRIC GENERATOR AT 4 MICRONS

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Amount:
$500,000.00
Award Year:
1990
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
N/A
Agency Tracking Number:
6375
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Schwartz Electro-optics Inc.
45 Winthrop St, Concord, MA, 01742
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 Dr Peter F Moulton
 (617) 371-2299
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
THE PROPOSED EFFORT WILL ATTEMPT TO DEMONSTRATE RELIABLE AND EFFICIENT OPERATION OF A CDSE OPTICAL PARAMETRIC OSCILLATOR (OPO) PUMPED BY A SOLID-STATE 3 MICRON ERBIUM LASER. THE EXPECTED TUNING RANGE OF THE OPO IS 3.5-4.5 MICRONS. THIS PHASE I EFFORT REPRESENTS A FIRST STEP IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A SYSTEM THAT HAS THE POTENTIAL TO GENERATE COHERENT RADIATION OF 4 MICRONS WITH AN ELECTRICAL TO OPTICAL CONVERSION EFFICIENCY GREATER THAN ONE PERCENT.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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