Monolithic SiGe SWIR Imaging Cameras

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: W909MY-09-C-0015
Agency Tracking Number: A072-119-2834
Amount: $768,030.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2009
Solitcitation Year: 2007
Solitcitation Topic Code: A07-119
Solitcitation Number: 2007.2
Small Business Information
Agiltron Corporation
15 Cabot Road, Woburn, MA, 01801
Duns: 004841644
Hubzone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Matthew Erdtmann
 Director Sensor Technolog
 (781) 935-1200
 MErdtmann@agiltron.com
Business Contact
 Lisa Lamenzo
Title: Contracts Administrative
Phone: (781) 935-1200
Email: LLamenzo@agiltron.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Agiltron, in collaboration with RTI International and Black Forest Engineering, will demonstrate in this program a low-SWAP (size, weight, and power), large pixel resolution, sub-10 µm pixel pitch SWIR imaging camera that will meet the Army’s requirements for imaging performance. The heart of the imaging camera is an integrated SWIR CMOS imaging FPA that combines a Ge/Si-based photodiode array with a CMOS ROIC array. In Phase I, we have demonstrated cutoff wavelengths of greater than 2.0 µm in Ge/Si photodiode structures, and in Phase II we will leverage these results and Agiltron’s proficiency in optoelectronic module design, assembly, and manufacturing to fabricate a 640×512 SWIR imaging camera.

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