USA flag logo/image

An Official Website of the United States Government

High Power Monolithic Microwave Limiters

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2011 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
N111-052-0719
Solicitation Year:
2011
Solicitation Topic Code:
N111-052
Solicitation Number:
2011.1
Small Business Information
Nuvotronics LLC
7586 Old Peppers Ferry Loop Radford, VA -
View profile »
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2011
Title: High Power Monolithic Microwave Limiters
Agency: DOD
Contract: N00167-11-P-0388
Award Amount: $79,981.00
 

Abstract:

Microwave limiters are key components in active electronically scanned phased arrays, as well as mechanically-scanned radar systems. In current systems there are two fabrication technologies for microwave limiters: hybrid microcircuits, and monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs). Nuvotronics proposes a third way which captures the manufacturing and response-speed advantages of a monolithic approach, while leveraging unique advantages of the PolyStrataTM platform to provide RF performance better than existing hybrid silicon PIN diode limiters. The developed limiter will be suitable for high-volume fabrication, with minimum touch labor content, reducing cost by 50% compared to existing limiters.

Principal Investigator:

Steve Huettner
Senior Member Technical S
(800) 341-2333
shuettner@nuvotronics.com

Business Contact:

Scott Meller
Vice President
(540) 341-2333
contracts@nuvotronics.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Nuvotronics LLC
7586 Old Peppers Ferry Loop Radford, VA -

EIN/Tax ID: 262821822
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: Yes