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Solid-State High-Efficiency Radar Transmit Module

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
82483
Program Year/Program:
2007 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
N071-007-0258
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Auriga Measurement Systems LLC
Two Executive Drive Suite 305 Chelmsford, MA -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2007
Title: Solid-State High-Efficiency Radar Transmit Module
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N68335-07-C-0326
Award Amount: $79,997.00
 

Abstract:

Demonstration of highly efficient 1000W amplifier (405-450 MHz) is proposed in the two-phase program. The first phase is a feasibility phase where a 100W 70% efficiency block amplifier will be demonstrated using GaN HEMT devices and Class F circuit design technology. In phase 2 of the program, the block amplifier performance will be enhanced to 300W. Four of these block amplifiers will be combined to achieve the Phase 2 goals. In parallel to the technical efforts during Phase 1, we will establish a commercialization plan where necessary steps will be identified to manufacture the products from Phase 2. Auriga Measurement Systems will team with experts in Raytheon Advanced Devices Center to bring the best possible results to the customer. Raytheon brings GaN technology and Radar system experience. Raytheon is one of the pioneers in GaN device development. Its world-class device performance is leading the industry. Auriga Measurement Systems is a small business with a large experience. Auriga maintains a leading edge in device measurement and characterization systems as well as device modeling and circuit designs. Its proprietary GaN models have been used to support commercial applications of high power GaN HEMT devices with a very successful results.

Principal Investigator:

Yusuke Tajima
Director Modeling and Design
9784411117
ytajima@auriga-ms.com

Business Contact:

David P. Menzer
President
9784411117
david_menzer@auriga-ms.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

AURIGA MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS LLC
650 Suffolk Street Suite410 Lowell, MA 01854

EIN/Tax ID: 201168370
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No