High-Aspect-Ratio Diamond Refractive Optics Topic 5: X-Ray Optics Technology for Light Source Facilities Subtopic B: Other

Period of Performance: 04/10/2017 - 04/09/2019


Phase 2 SBIR

Recipient Firm

Modern Microsystems
13213 Locksley Ln. Array
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Firm POC, Principal Investigator


Our nation’s cutting-edge synchrotron facilities require the most powerful x-ray optics to enable scientific discovery. We plan to upgrade existing optics made of toxic beryllium with higher-performing, non-toxic, synthetic diamond lenses.