Accessibility Information

Users of assistive technologies such as screen readers should use the following link to activate Accessibility Mode before continuing: Learn more and Activate accessibility mode.

Centers in Integrated Photonics Engineering Research (CIPhER)

Solicitation Number: DARPA-RA-09-35
Agency: Other Defense Agencies
Office: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Location: Contracts Management Office
  • Print


There have been modifications to this notice. You are currently viewing the original synopsis. To view the most recent modification/amendment, click here
Added: Apr 27, 2009 11:32 am

DARPA is soliciting innovative proposals for university research centers in the area of integrated photonics engineering. Proposed research should investigate innovative approaches that enable revolutionary advances in science, devices, or systems. Specifically excluded is research that primarily results in evolutionary improvements to the existing state of practice. All administrative correspondence and questions on this solicitation, including requests for information on how to submit a proposal abstract or full proposal to this RA, should be directed to one of the administrative addresses below; or to retrieve the RA. DARPA intends to use electronic mail and fax for correspondence regarding DARPA-RA-09-35.

Any cost sharing requirements: A significant level of cost-sharing by industry and university partners will be required. Years 1-2 will be funded with the following share requirements: DARPA 75% and Center partners 25%. Years 3-4 will be funded with the following share requirements: DARPA 50% and Center partners 50%. In-kind cost sharing may be included in the proposed efforts, but will be counted toward the cost share only to the extent that there is an explicit and accountable monetary value to the proposed university/industrial collaborative effort. All center partner share contributions must also conform to the associated requirements stipulated in the Department of Defense Grant and Agreement Regulations (DoDGARs).

Full RA document attached.

Posting Date: 27 April 2009
Proposal Abstract Date: June 25, 2009
First Round Proposals Due Date: August 25, 2009



Please consult the list of document viewers if you cannot open a file.

Full DARPA-RA-09-35 document

Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Full DARPA-RA-09-35 document
Posted Date:
April 27, 2009
Description: Full DARPA-RA-09-35 document
Description: Attachment 1 - Grant Certifications
Description: Attachment 2 - Grant Terms and Conditions (Exhibit 1)
3701 North Fairfax Drive
Arlington, Virginia 22203-1714
Mike E. Haney,
Program Manager, MTO
Phone: 571-XXX-XXXX
Fax: 703-696-2206