October 31, 2012
The United States Patent Office Issued the Saxet utility patent US 8,298,029 (Method for Resurrecting Negative Electron Affinity Photocathodes After Exposure to an Oxidizing Gas) on October 30, 2012.
June 7, 2012
Saxet Surface Science was notified of a Phase II SBIR award from the Department of the Army for "Negative Electron Affinity GaAs as a Thermoelectric Cooler Element". Awards were made to 90 proposals out of 147 Phase II applications. Work on the new Phase II will commence later in 2012.
September 13, 2011
The United States Patent Office Issued the Saxet utility patent US 8,017,176 (Robust Activation Method for Negative Electron Affinity Photocathodes) on September 13, 2011
July 11, 2011
Saxet Surface Science was notified of a Phase II SBIR award from the Department of Energy for "STRAW - A Hydrogen-Specific Pressure Gauge for XHV". Awards were made to 138 SBIR/STTR proposals out of 290 Phase II applications. Work on the new Phase II will commence in August, 2011.
May 10, 2011.
New website launched.
March 21, 2011
Saxet receives Army Phase I SBIR: Negative Electron Affinity GaAs as a Thermoelectric Cooler Element
April 29, 2010.
Saxet receives DOE Phase I SBIR: STRAW: A Hydrogen-Specific Pressure Gauge for XHV
August 6, 2010
Saxet receives DOE Phase II SBIR: Improved Ion Resistance for III-V Photocathodes in High Current Guns
May 28, 2009.
Saxet receives DOE Phase I SBIR: Improved Ion Resistance for III-V Photocathodes in High Current Guns
July 28, 2008.
Saxet receives Navy DOD Phase I SBIR: Affordable High Yield Photocathodes for FEL Injectors.
July 25, 2008
Saxet receives DOE Phase II SBIR: Activation Layer Stabilization of High Polarization Photocathodes
June 30, 2008
Saxet paper on GaAs photocathode immunization accepted in J. Vac. Sci. Tech. A. for publication in Sept./Oct. 2008 issue.
July 20, 2007
Saxet receives DOE Phase II SBIR: Amorphous NEA Silicon Photocathodes– A Robust RF Gun Electron Source.
May 1, 2007
Saxet receives DOE Phase I SBIR: Activation Layer Stabilization of High Polarization Photocathodes in Sub‑Optimal RF Gun Environments.
January 3, 2007
Saxet spins out its novelty lighting division as Brite-Bottles Inc.