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Company Information:

Name: AdValue Photonics Inc
Address: 3708 E. Columbia Street, Suite 100
Tucson, AZ 85714-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
Phone: (520) 790-5468

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $652,357.27 6
SBIR Phase II $3,119,762.00 4
STTR Phase I $148,989.00 1

Award List:

Frequency-Locked Single-Frequency Fiber Laser at 2 Micron

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jihong Geng, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $748,896.00
Abstract:
Frequency-locked single-frequency 2 micron fiber laser is proposed to be used for airborne/spaceborne coherent lidar measurements, i.e., Active Sensing of CO2 Emissions over Nights, Days, and Seasons. The laser is based on our proprietary fiber technology and extensive experience in fiber laser… More

1.55 Micron High Peak Power Fiber Amplifier

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Shibin Jiang, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $98,469.00
Abstract:
In this proposal, we propose to demonstrate and build a 1.55 micron single frequency high energy and high peak power fiber amplifier by developing an innovative Er-doped gain fiber with large core diameter and high gain per unit length. 1.55 micron single frequency high energy and high peak power… More

Tunable Single Frequency 2.054 Micron Fiber Laser Using New Ho-Doped Fiber

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Shibin Jiang, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $98,587.00
Abstract:
In this proposal, we propose to demonstrate and build a near 2 micron widely tunable, narrow linewidth, single frequency fiber laser by developing an innovative Ho-doped single mode fiber. Such near 2 micron fiber laser is needed for coherent lidar and interferometric fiber sensing. In Phase I, we… More

High Energy Sub-100 Femtosecond Fiber Lasers at 2 Micron

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Shibin Jiang, Dr. – 520-790-5468
Award Amount: $996,685.00
Abstract:
There is an urgent need to develop a new high-energy 2m ultrafast fiber laser system in order to achieve the optimized efficiency of the ESASE process, which is beneficial in areas ranging from atomic and molecular sciences to chemical, materials, and biological studies. To reach the mid-IR… More

1.55 Micron High Peak Power Fiber Amplifier

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Shibin Jiang, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $688,577.00
Abstract:
In this proposal, we propose to demonstrate and build a 1.55 micron single frequency high energy and high peak power fiber amplifier by developing an innovative Er-doped gain fiber with large core diameter and high gain per unit length. 1.55 micron single frequency high energy and high peak power… More

Tunable Single Frequency 2.05 Micron Fiber Laser Using New Ho-Doped Fiber

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Shibin Jiang, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $685,604.00
Abstract:
In this proposal, we propose to demonstrate and build a widely tunable, narrow linewidth, single frequency fiber laser near 2.05 micron by developing an innovative Ho-doped single mode fiber. Such near 2.05 micron fiber laser is needed for coherent lidar and interferometric fiber sensing. Based on… More

Fiber Optic Bi-Directional Amplifying Repeater

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Shibin Jiang, President – (520) 790-5468
Award Amount: $78,801.00
Abstract:
Telecommunication 850 nm band is an attractive choice for the physical layer and has been used for the vast majority of the optical local area networks (LANs) by taking advantage of comparatively low-cost silicon P-I-N technology for optical receivers as well as high power GaAIAs semiconductor… More

Coherent Imaging Laser Source

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Shibin Jiang, President – (520) 790-5468
Award Amount: $148,853.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Coherent imaging systems have the capability to provide high-resolution 3D imagery for target identification at stand-off ranges. These systems require relatively short pulse width, transform-limited linewidth pulsed lasers with high pulse energy to illuminate the target of interest. Here… More

100 W Mode-locked Green Laser for GaAs Photoemission Guns

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Jihong Geng, Dr.
Award Amount: $148,819.27
Abstract:
To address the DOE need for a high-power laser source used for synchronous photoinjection of GaAs photoemission guns, AdValue Photonics proposes to develop a radio-frequency (RF) synchronized 100W green fiber laser source with a repetition rate near 1GHz. Although GHz-rate mode-locked… More

A Novel Low-Noise Single-Frequency Fiber Laser for RF Photonics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Jihong Geng, Chief Scientist – (520) 790-5468
Award Amount: $78,828.00
Abstract:
AdValue Photonics propose a novel single-frequency fiber laser that will be able to deliver high-power, narrow-linewidth, shot-noise-limited laser beam at 1550nm for high-end RF photonics applications. It is based on AdValue Photonics"unique high gain fiber technology. By the end of Phase I, we… More

High Power WDM Based Upon Mode Coupling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of Arizona
Principal Investigator: Shibin Jiang, President – (520) 790-5468
Award Amount: $148,989.00
RI Contact: Robert A. Norwood
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: AdValue Photonics and University of Arizona propose to demonstrate the capability of fabricating wavelength division multiplexers (WDM) for high-power fiber laser applications. It is based on AdValue Photonics"unique fused fiber technology using large-mode-area (LMA) fibers. Both… More