APIC Corporation

May 2, 2012
By George Seffers

APIC Corporation, Culver City, California, is being awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to a previously awarded Section 845 other transaction agreement with a not-to-exceed ceiling price of $16 million for Phase V Network Enable Wavelength Division Multiplexing-Highly Integrated Photonics (NEW-HIP) technology maturation efforts. Efforts will address the advancing system-level technology readiness level; manufacturing readiness level advancement for both the digital and analog network components; and link testing of digital and analog links using the application-specific components developed under the Navy NEW-HIP Program.

February 27, 2012

Teaming with researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University, the APIC Corporation recently announced a scientific breakthrough that could lead to computer chips powered by light pulses rather than electronics. Photonic chips could offer greater performance at a small percentage of today's power usage. The team made germanium act as a laser, which means it could be used as the light source on a new generation of photon-powered computers. Photons use a fraction of the power currently needed and do not generate heat as electronic power, eliminating the current need to cool computers and data centers.

July 21, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Dr. Ashok Kapoor has been appointed director of Silicon Valley Operations for APIC Corporation, Los Angeles.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

APIC Corporation, Los Angeles, California, recently announced the award of an optical clock development contract through a small business technology transfer from U.S. Defense Department and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research.

April 7, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Col. Timothy R. Tritch, USA, has been named director,  military systems, Washington Operations for APIC Corporation, Los Angeles, California.

February 4, 2011
By Beverly Schaeffer

Dr. Marco Romagnoli has been named director of operations for PhotonIC Corporation, the commercial arm of APIC Corporation in Boston.