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Company Information:

Company Name:
Morton Photonics Incorporated
Address:
3301 Velvet Valley Drive
West Friendship, MD 21794-
Phone:
(410) 707-0949
URL:
EIN:
550805049
DUNS:
614146764
Number of Employees:
2
Woman-Owned?:
Yes
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
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POC Name:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $748,932.00 6
SBIR Phase II $1,049,969.00 2
STTR Phase I $98,994.00 1
STTR Phase II $749,998.00 1

Award List:

Highly-Integrable Microresonators with Fast Tunable Group Delay for Dynamic RF Phase Control

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,954.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Paul Morton, Chief Executive Officer
Abstract:
In this SBIR program, Morton Photonics will design, fabricate and test novel microresonator devices for use in practical RF phase shift applications. These devices will provide fast (microsecond) tunability with low power dissipation, and go beyond simple group delay characteristics to address the… More

Versatile Miniature Silicon WDM Modulators for Complex Modulation Formats

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,994.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV.
RI Contact:
Frank Barker
Abstract:
This program will transfer technology created at the Johns Hopkins University to Morton Photonics, additionally creating novel new devices and systems approaches in an ongoing collaboration. The focus is on the design, fabrication and testing at the system level of a number of novel active-silicon… More

Ultra-Low-Cost Low-Noise Hybrid-Integrated Laser and SOA Modulator Switch

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,992.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This SBIR program brings together a world leader in semiconductor optical amplifiers (SOAs), a paradigm changing ultra-low-cost packaging technology, and the expertise to integrate these technologies to develop a product that will meet the demanding technical and cost targets for the NavSea… More

Highly-Integrable Microresonators with Fast Tunable Group Delay for Broadband RF True Time Delay

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,970.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Paul Morton, C.E. O.
Abstract:
In this SBIR program, Morton Photonics will design, fabricate and test novel microresonator devices for use as optical True Time Delay (TTD) devices in broadband phased array systems. These devices will provide fast (microsecond) tunability with low power dissipation, going beyond simple group… More

Miniature Silicon WDM Modulators for Analog Fiber-Optic Links

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Paul Morton, C.E.O. – (443) 745-4779
Research Institution:
Cornell University
RI Contact:
Michal Lipson
Abstract:
This STTR Phase II program will create novel devices and system designs, expanding upon the microring resonator based silicon WDM modulator designs and system concepts developed during Phase I. The focus will be on linear transmitters and analog fiber-optic systems, used to transmit and transform… More

Low-Cost Ultra-Low-Noise Hybrid-Integrated Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$299,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Paul Morton, C.E.O.
Abstract:
In this Phase II program Morton Photonics will further develop its low-cost, ultra-low-noise, hybrid integrated laser to produce a final product that can be used by the Navy in sensing applications. Ultra-low-noise laser products will be developed utilizing standard telecom product sub-components,… More

Photonics TDU for Radar True Time Delay (TTD)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Paul A. Morton, C.E.O. – (443) 745-4779
Abstract:
In this SBIR program, Morton Photonics will develop a practical phased array radar time delay unit (TDU), incorporating photonic devices for the key functions fabricated in a silicon CMOS compatible process (silicon photonics) to provide for significant scaling of cost with module volume in order to… More

Ultra-Low-Noise Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR) Band Hybrid-Integrated Laser

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Paul A. Morton, C.E.O. – (443) 745-4779
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: In this program Morton Photonics will develop an Ultra-Low-Noise (ULN) Short Wave Infrared (SWIR) Hybrid Integrated Laser with low cost, size, weight and power (CSWAP) for operation between 1900nm and 2200nm. The ULN-SWIR laser is based on the hybrid-integration of a high-power SWIR… More

SBIR Phase I: Low-Cost, High-Power, Ultra-Low-Noise Lasers

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,999.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Program (SBIR) Phase I project will create a semiconductor-based laser with high power and the ultimate in low-noise performance besting all current semiconductor based lasers, and providing equivalent or better noise performance than the best fiber and solid-state… More

Simultaneous RF Beamforming Phased Array Sensors through Wafer Scale Photonic Integration

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,989.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Paul A. Morton, C.E.O. – (443) 745-4779
Abstract:
This SBIR program will take maximum advantage of CMOS foundry based silicon photonics integration and Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) technologies developed for the telecom industry, to create wafer scale photonic integrated circuit (PIC) devices directly integrated with advanced phased array… More