Discrimination and Identification of Closely-Spaced Objects (CSO)

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Air Force
Amount:
$99,995.00
Award Year:
2010
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
FA9453-10-M-0136
Award Id:
97236
Agency Tracking Number:
F093-075-1500
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
AF 09-075
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
650 5th Street, Suite 505, San Francisco, CA, 94107
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
119301831
Principal Investigator:
Jim Coward
President
(415) 977-0553
j.coward@saphotonics.com
Business Contact:
Andrea Singewald
CFO
(970) 921-3401
a.singewald@saphotonics.com
Research Institute:
n/a
Abstract
SA Photonics is pleased to propose the SENTRY closely spaced object (CS0) space situational awareness system. THe SENTRY system leverages SA Photonics'' technology in LIDAR, LIVAR, and free space optical communincation by employing: SA Photonics'' innovative light source technology, the Acu-Point beam pointing, advanced optical design, high sensitivity photo detection and the BeamDirector beam steering unit. The result is unparalleled resolution at distance >1500km in packages with very low size, weight and power (SWaP). BENEFIT: SENTRY is able to resolve and track objects of interest that are less than 8cm at ranges that are greater than 1500km providing a revolutionary new capability in space situational awareness.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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