Ultra-Fast 3 Terminal VCSEL (U-VCSEL)

Period of Performance: 08/13/2009 - 12/31/2011


Phase 2 STTR

Recipient Firm

Ziva Corp.
6440 Lusk Blvd D-107
San Diego, CA 92121
Principal Investigator
Firm POC

Research Institution

University of California, Santa Barbara
Office of Research
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Institution POC


In this Phase II STTR proposal, Ziva in collaboration with subcontractor University California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) proposes to fabricate and demonstrate high speed, direct modulated U-VCSELs with the goal to achieve high frequency (f3dB > 80 GHz) modulation capability with moderate (