16 March 2017 – APIC Corporation (www.apichip.com) of Culver City, CA was awarded a contract with Sea Corp. of Middleton, RI to supply advanced prototype electro-optic transmitters and receivers for an analog, RF over fiber link. The RF over fiber link is a critical component for next generation submarine masts being developed by the Navy Undersea Warfare Center in Newport, Rhode Island. APIC was selected based on the unmatched performance of their low noise and highly linear photonic components.
APIC, a small business established in 2002, performs a variety of research services, engineering design and manufacturing of photonic-electronic integrated components. Their core business is in III-V and silicon photonic device design, fabrication, and packaging.