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Gradient Index Optics at DARPA
Systems and Analyses Center
Science and Technology Division
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is interested in developing optical materials and related technologies to meet the challenge of cost-effective, reproducible, large-scale manufacturing.