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Light-Weight, High-efficient, Wideband Compact Power Amplifier

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
63022
Program Year/Program:
2004 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
A022-0961
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Green Mountain Radio Research Company
77 Vermont Avenue Colchester, VT 05446-3121
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 2004
Title: Light-Weight, High-efficient, Wideband Compact Power Amplifier
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: W909MY-05-C-0005
Award Amount: $729,818.00
 

Abstract:

The military makes extensive use of high-power signals at frequencies from 1.5 MHz to 3 GHz for communication, jamming, and other applications. The proposed ultra-wideband high-efficiency power amplifier is based upon a combination of a high-efficiency RF power amplifier (PA) and electronic tuning. The high-efficiency PA provides maximum power output and minimum power consumption, thus allowing increases in battery life and reductions in size, weight, and prime power. Electronic tuning ensures that the PA maintains high-efficiency operation over a wide band of frequencies and in the presence of variable load impedance. Basic power modules with outputs of 200 to 500 W are envisioned.

Principal Investigator:

Frederick Raab
Chief Engineer
8026559670
f.raab@ieee.org

Business Contact:

Frederick Raab
Owner
8026559670
f.raab@ieee.org
Small Business Information at Submission:

GREEN MOUNTAIN RADIO RESEARCH CO.
77 Vermont Avenue Colchester, VT 05446

EIN/Tax ID: 030277274
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No