High Temperature, High Power Density Electronic Devices

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N65538-04-M-0147
Agency Tracking Number: N041-095-1269
Amount: $69,997.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2004
Solicitation Year: 2004
Solicitation Topic Code: N04-095
Solicitation Number: 2004.1
Small Business Information
2400 Reach Road, Suite 204, Williamsport, PA, 17701
DUNS: 028856420
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 William Knoll
 Principal Investigator
 (570) 322-2700
Business Contact
 Cathy Brooke
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Phone: (570) 322-2700
Email: cbrooke@qortek.com
Research Institution
QorTek has teamed with a leading U.S. exponent of SiC processes and component fabrication to develop and demonstrate a new very compact and efficient integrated switching motor drive power module. This unit will be designed volumetric compact and enable high temperature withstand using an advanced current controlled design that incorporates state-of-the-art SiC and supplementary high temperature capable components. The unit will exhibit very low noise out of the power stage is that the output filter requirement will be quite modest. This will consequently cause significant reduction in the output filter that is usually the largest physical components of a switching design. The use of SiC switching devices will allow switching at 500kHz or greater translates to wideband motor drive performance. Although focused on designated AIM/PMM or other use DD(X) motor drive requirements, the design will be scalable as to address a large range of ACAT I/II programs insertion needs.

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