Keyword: Semiconductors & ICs

Semiconductors & ICs

INSIDER: Electronics & Computers

The Defense Department relies on nuclear-armed bombers, submarines and intercontinental ballistic missiles, as well as space-based sensors, to provide a strategic deterrence...

Products: Electronics & Computers
Mezzanine modules, voltage-controlled oscillators, cold-weather servo motors, and more.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Gallium nitride monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) technology has superior performance in power amplifier applications.
Products: RF & Microwave Electronics
A folded zoom lens, miniature rotary encoders, starter generator control, and more.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Makers of 'Solider as a System' technologies must confront significant bandwidth and size, weight, and power (SWaP) constraints.
Products: Data Acquisition
4D radar sensors, edge databases, 3D simulation platforms, and more.
INSIDER: Aerospace

A new technology developed by Los Alamos National Laboratory and Honeywell is providing needed atmospheric environment information to the aerospace industry. The device, called TinMan, has...

Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
A vector network analyzer (VNA) extension unit can support a wide range of measurements in a compact, individually configurable design.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
The "RadCNT" program use carbon-based transistors to study the interactions between ionizing and non-ionizing radiation.
Briefs: Materials
Devices created using this technology could be used for control and sending of qubit/quantum memory states to remote locations.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
One particular semiconductor, gallium arsenide (GaAs), has received considerable attention due to its potential electronic applications.
Articles: Photonics/Optics
A diamond composite is the ultimate optics and semiconducting super-material.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Learn about the different FPGA technologies that are available for space applications, and the process for developing the components.
Products: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Miniature sensors, 3D printing platforms, lightning test systems, and more.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
A key building block of microwave photonics is optical frequency combs, which provide hundreds of equidistant and mutually coherent laser lines.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Developing an improved model capable of generating realistic synthetic data that represents a wide range of systems can lead to new algorithms and data exploitation techniques.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
The response of correlated oxides to strong electric fields and their dynamics is investigated using electrical transport measurements and electronic structure studies.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn how to protect critical conductors, dielectric, and optical fibers from deforming, cracking, or unraveling
Briefs: Materials
New synthesized materials open the way to govern the density of helicity, axial charge, and its flow, axial current.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
There are still significant obstacles to the manufacture and use of flexible hybrid electronics in military applications.
Briefs: Energy
When designing electro-mechanically actuated systems, there are several electrical design requirements that must be determined.
Briefs: Aerospace
Integrating different types of devices and materials could increase their functional density, improving the performance of electro-optic systems for sensor applications.
Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

The ability to predict the mechanical properties of organic semiconductors is of critical importance for roll-to-roll production and...

Briefs: Aerospace
Metal matrix composites can electrically bridge the cracks that appear in semiconductor substrates and the composite grid lines.
Application Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Artillery in the wrong hands pose an increased risk to the safety of U.S. service members, allies and civilians.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Inductive eddy current technology is an extremely versatile non-contact method for measuring an object's position, distance, or vibration.
Articles: Communications

Conventional reconfigurable electrical and radio frequency (RF) structures commonly used in applications involving real-time reconfigurability in response to fast varying...

Articles: Semiconductors & ICs

In the recent past, military acquisition has shifted from being locked into large long-term contracts to developing complex systems in...

Articles: Power

As electronic technologies advance in defense and aerospace applications, heat fluxes are becoming larger and more centralized[1,2]. In order to...