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Boulder Nonlinear Systems Inc (AKA: BNS)
Profile last edited on: 1/16/2020      CAGE: 0H274      UEI: N8J7GS1DB3A6

Business Identifier: Research and development of custom light control solutions
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450 Courtney Way Unit 107
Lafayette, CO 80026
   (303) 604-0077
Location: Multiple
Congr. District: 02
County: Boulder

Public Profile

Boulder Nonlinear Systems focuses on research and development of custom light control solutions, with more than 25 years of experience in delivering practical devices and systems to government, academic and commercial partners. This includes non-mechanical beam steering and modulation devices based on next-generation liquid crystal on silicon (LCOS) spatial light modulators and liquid crystal polarization gratings. The firm specializes in two core technologies: liquid crystal on silicon and liquid crystal polarization gratings. Prior research has been sponsored by the DoD, NASA, NSF and NIH, as well as contracts from industry leaders and prime defense contractors. BNS has worked with aerospace sensors and imagers, medical components, tools for fundamental biology, volumetric displays, data storage, basic science research, and defense systems. BNS’s liquid crystal devices are constructed in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Lafayette, Colorado. This advanced Class 10 clean room allows us to maintain the most demanding standards necessary for producing high-quality optical components

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  Gary D Sharp -- President

  Kipp Bauchert -- Director of New Business

  Martin Best -- Chief Executive Officer

  Joseph Buck

  Carol Cogswell

  Teresa Ewing

  Laurence Hassebrook

  Christopher Luk Hoy

  Sharon King

  Jian-Yu Liu

  Hugh Masterson

  Roylnn A Serati

  Steve Serati -- Chief Technology Officer; Former President

  Janelle Claire Shane

  Jay E Stockley -- Senior Research Scientist

  Mark Tanner -- Vice President

  Ping Wang

  Xiaowei Xia -- Principal Investigator