Optical Communications for ASW and MIW Applications

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N00014-07-M-0308
Agency Tracking Number: N074-017-0084
Amount: $69,995.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: STTR
Awards Year: 2007
Solicitation Year: 2007
Solicitation Topic Code: N07-T017
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
4541 S. Butterfield Drive, Tucson, AZ, 85714
DUNS: 003761322
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Philip Lacovara
 (520) 795-8600
Business Contact
 Philip Lacovara
Title: President
Phone: (520) 795-8600
Email: placovara@ambalux.com
Research Institution
 John Chaffee
 Campus Box 7514
2701 Sullivan Drive
Raleigh, NC, 27695 7514
 (919) 515-2444
 Nonprofit college or university
The proposed effort will investigate optimized modulation formats, error-correction codes and coherent operation to improve high-bandwidth undersea communications. Analysis suggests that these methods can provide significant improvement over current optical communications methods.

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