RF MEMS FOR MULTIPLE KILL VEHICLE (MKV)

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Missile Defense Agency
Contract: HQ0006-05-C-7117
Agency Tracking Number: 044-1119
Amount: $99,488.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2005
Solicitation Year: 2004
Solicitation Topic Code: MDA04-163
Solicitation Number: 2004.4
Small Business Information
MEMTRONICS CORP.
3000 Custer Road Suite 270-400, Plano, TX, 75075
DUNS: 088468702
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Charles Goldsmith
 President
 (972) 235-1881
 cgoldsmith@memtronics.com
Business Contact
 David Bettler
Title: VP of Operations
Phone: (972) 235-7881
Email: dbettler@memtronics.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
During the course of this project, the unique advantages of software defined radios (SDRs), such as scalability and reconfigurability, will be applied to implement extremely compact communications systems for the MKV program. A key enabling technology for these radio systems, RF microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), will also be developed to reduce size and weight while increasing power handling of critical communications components. The combined benefits of software defined radios and MEMS-based tunable filters will enable substantial improvements in miniaturization, performance, and flexibility. These advancements will be key enablers for current and future generations of MKV communications systems.

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