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TeraMetrix LLC (AKA: TeraMetrix, LLC~Picometrix LLC~Picometrix Inc)
Profile last edited on: 12/21/2021      CAGE: 0TZ57      UEI: U8AFCLY28UJ3

Business Identifier: Ultra high-speed photoreceivers and instrumentation for both the Test & Measurement and Transmission markets
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2925 Boardwalk Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
   (734) 864-5600
Location: Single
Congr. District: 12
County: Washtenaw

Public Profile

In May 2005, Picometrix Inc was acquired by Advanced Photonix Inc, another SBIR firm. Picometrix is a developer and manufacturer of ultra high-speed photoreceivers and instrumentation, as well as high-speed optical receivers and terahertz instrumentation for the telecommunication, data communication, and test and measurement markets. The firm's core competencies include epitaxial growth, photodetector design and microfabrication, high-speed microwave packaging, hybrid circuit assembly and high-speed testing. Picometrix’s products can address the entire range of 10 Gbps and 40 Gbps optical communication applications utilizing proprietary PIN, APD and waveguide photodiodes. Bandwidths range from 2 GHz to 60 GHz, with sensitivities up to -28 dBm at 10 Gbps, and cover wavelengths from 400 nm to 1650 nm. In addition to high-speed optical receivers and detectors, the firm’s ultrafast instrumentation products include time-domain terahertz (T-Ray) instrumentation for imaging and spectroscopy applications as well as ultrafast photoconductive probes for high-speed semiconductor diagnostics.

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  Robin Risser -- President

  Steven L Williamson

  David Zimdars

  John Zimdars