American Semiconductor, Inc.

Company Information

Company Name
American Semiconductor, Inc.
3100 S. Vista Ave., Suite 230
Boise, ID, 83705-
1 208-336-2773
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Award Totals

SBIR Phase I

Award List

  1. Ultra Low Power, High Performance Microprocessor Core for Military and Space Applications

    Amount: $99,869.00

    For Phase I, an ultra low power, high performance microprocessor core using a combination of double-gated and independent double-gated FlexfetT SOI CMOS technology from American Semiconductor will be ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  2. Next-Generation Detector and Imager Development

    Amount: $99,971.00

    Improvements in silicon-on-insulator (SOI) technology have resulted in development of monolithic chip designs for radiation image sensors and particle detectors by facilitating the use of the handle s ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 Department of Energy
  3. Novel multilayer MIM Damascene Capacitor

    Amount: $69,265.00

    "This proposal is for a (Metal Insulator Metal) MIM multilayer capacitor design that achieves higher capacitance density through the use of large electrode surface area within a small chip dimension u ...

    SBIR Phase I 2002 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
  4. Foundry Flexfet(c)SOI, a Commercial Revolution in Rad-Hard Processing

    Amount: $69,589.00

    "Low cost, high-frequency, radiation-tolerant wafer fabrication for next generation electronic circuits is limited by domestic manufacturing capability. General availability of inherently radiation to ...

    SBIR Phase I 2002 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
  5. High-k Dielectric Research for the Development of High Performance Compact Capacitors

    Amount: $99,683.00

    "Development of compact, high energy, pulse power capacitors is the gating technology for Pulse Forming Networks (PFNs) used in directed energy and kinetic energy weapons and microwave systems. This p ...

    SBIR Phase I 2002 Office of the Secretary of DefenseDepartment of Defense
  6. Advanced Commercially Available Inherently Radhard Primitive Cell Designs.

    Amount: $99,999.00

    The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Military Satellite Communication (MILSATCOM), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have a current and future need for advanced commerciall ...

    SBIR Phase I 2005 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  7. Commercially Rad-hard Advanced Digital Library (CRADL).

    Amount: $749,991.00

    The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), U.S. Air Force and agencies like the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have a current and future need for advanced commercially available ...

    SBIR Phase II 2006 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  8. Silicon on Insulator Pixel Detector for the Linear Collider

    Amount: $94,145.00

    The current generation of hybrid particle detectors at the International Linear Collider (ILC) falls well short of meeting the mass and resolution requirements: mass less than 0.1 radiation length/la ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Energy
  9. Rad-hard Reconfigurable Bi-Directional Level Shifters Technology for Micro- and Nanosatellites

    Amount: $59,333.00

    Various technologies available to space system designers that operate at different voltage levels. It is, however, important to interface, maintain, and update these systems. For example, the Sun Ea ...

    SBIR Phase I 2005 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  10. Low-Power, Rad-hard Reconfigurable, Bi-directional Flexfet? Level Shifter ReBiLS for Multiple Generation Technology Integration for Space Exploration

    Amount: $599,909.00

    The many different generations of integrated circuit (IC) technologies required for new space exploration systems demand designs operate at multiple and often incompatible voltages. Extended utilizat ...

    SBIR Phase II 2006 National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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