Zipton Labs

Scottsdale, AZ 85257
2 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $250K
First Award Date 01/01/12
Most Recent Award Date 02/01/12

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Allen Charles Allen 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Missile Defense Agency
Topic: MDA11-019
Budget: 02/01/12 - 07/31/12

In contrast to conventional type-I multiple quantum wells or superlattices (SL), the interband optical transition in type-II superlattices (T2SL) is spatially indirect. Therefore, its effective bandgap can be narrower than that of any of the single constituent materials. In general, there are two categories of type-II alignments for heterostruct...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Purdue University

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 33 C-2012
Budget: 01/01/12 - 12/31/12

Zipton Labs LLC will demonstrate the feasibility of avalanche photodiodes made from gallium phosphide grown on silicon virtual substrates. To increase material quality and decrease dark-current noise, gettering will be performed on the substrate and epilayer. The photodetectors will give superior UV quantum efficiencies to that of UV-sensitized ...