Dual Well Focal Plane Array (FPA)

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N00014-12-C-0062
Agency Tracking Number: N101-078-1667
Amount: $480,440.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2012
Solicitation Year: 2010
Solicitation Topic Code: N101-078
Solicitation Number: 2010.1
Small Business Information
Forza Silicon Corporation
48 South Chester Ave., Suite 200, Pasadena, CA, -
DUNS: 128900961
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Barmak Mansoorian
 President/ Co-Founder
 (626) 796-1182
 barmak@forzasilicon.com
Business Contact
 Mel Stinebaugh
Title: VP of Adminstration
Phone: (626) 796-1182
Email: mel@forzasilicon.com
Research Institution
 Stub
Abstract
Forza Silicon and SiOnyx are teaming up to deliver Black Silicon enhanced detection technology to solve critical warfighter needs. Black Silicon represents an advanced detection technology with broad spectral sensitivity fabricated on a standard CMOS silicon process flow. The demonstrated sensitivity spans from 400 to 1200 nm with dramatic enhancements at the critical 1064nm laser node. Remarkably this performance is achieved at room temperature without the need for cooling. Imaging arrays based on this technology will provide a digital nightvision imaging technology with added benefits of direct 1064nm See Spot imaging on a highly scalable low SWaP CMOS silicon platform.

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