PUBLIC NOTICE OF PROPOSED ACQUISITION
National Eye Institute / National Institute of Health
Post Date: August 21, 2020
Closing Response Date: August 31, 2020
Proposed Award Date: September 2, 2020
Project Title: Digitizer
Contracting Office: National Eye Institute, Building 31, Room 6A52
Contact Point/Contracting Officer/Contract Specialist: Elaine Estrella, firstname.lastname@example.org
North American Classification System (NAICS) Code (include): 334515
Classification Code: Instrument Manufacturing for Measuring and Testing Electricity and Electrical Signals
The National Eye Institute (NEI) is working with collaborators at FDA to deploy two adaptive optics optical coherence modules in duplicate at both sites. The design for the electronics components will utilize the digitizer. Since we are pairing this with a custom high speed Fourier Domain Mode Locking (FDML) light source from Optores, Optores concluded in their a specific digitizer part is needed as part of the electronics design on the subsystem within the next generation adaptive optics instrument being built.
Payment will be made 30 days after internal receiving in NIH system.
NATIONAL EYE INSTITUTE/ NIH
BLDG 10 RM 10C404
BETHESDA, MD 20892
BASIS OF AWARD
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