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Cambridge CMOS Sensors (CCMOS) says it is seeing increasing sales of its gas-sensing microsystems and is on the cusp of more major contracts.

Posted on August 26, 2013
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Cambridge CMOS Sensors (CCMOS) says it is seeing increasing sales of its gas-sensing microsystems and is on the cusp of more major contracts. Gas-sensing technology has a broad range of applications, including domestic gas detectors, industrial safety, explosive detection, medical diagnostics and environmental monitoring. A Cambridge University spin-off that recently raised an additional £4.5m, the […]

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A leader in devices for extreme temperatures (-55°C to +225°C), Cissoid continues rolling out new SOI-based products for power management, power conversion and signal conditioning. Thumbnail

A leader in devices for extreme temperatures (-55°C to +225°C), Cissoid continues rolling out new SOI-based products for power management, power conversion and signal conditioning.

Posted on August 26, 2013
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A leader in devices for extreme temperatures (-55°C to +225°C), Cissoid continues rolling out new SOI-based products for power management, power conversion and signal conditioning. Additions over the last year include: FUJI, a High Reliability 3.5W DC-DC Converter with Triple Output 5V, 3.3V & 1.8V CHT-RIGEL, a High Reliability Adjustable Voltage Regulator for up to […]

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DARPA reports that a team of researchers at the University of Southern California and Columbia University has achieved output power levels of nearly 0.5W at 45 GHz with a 45nm SOI CMOS chip Thumbnail

DARPA reports that a team of researchers at the University of Southern California and Columbia University has achieved output power levels of nearly 0.5W at 45 GHz with a 45nm SOI CMOS chip

Posted on April 12, 2013
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DARPA reports that a team of researchers at the University of Southern California and Columbia University has achieved output power levels of nearly 0.5W at 45 GHz with a 45nm SOI CMOS chip. This world record result for CMOS-based power amplifiers doubles output power compared to the next best reported CMOS millimeter-wave power amplifier. The […]

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Sandia National Laboratories

Posted on December 4, 2009
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Sandia National Laboratories’ fab in Albuquerque, N.M., has been accredited by the U.S. Department of Defense to provide “trusted foundry” services for its strategically radiation-hardened, 3.3-volt, 0.35-micrometer SOI process, which produces custom, low-volume, high reliability ASICs for conditions of extreme temperature fluctuations, shock and radiation.

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Honeywell Aerospace

Posted on December 4, 2009
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Honeywell Aerospace has introduced the HXSR06432, a high-performance SRAM on 150nm SOI. It is designed for use in low voltage systems operating in radiation sensitive environments.

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Texas Instruments

Posted on December 4, 2009
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Texas Instruments’ new ADS5400 analog-to-digital-converter (ADC) combines 12 bits of resolution with a 1-GSPS sampling rate, effectively doubling the amount of signal bandwidth that can be captured in a single ADC. It enables designers to create smaller, higher-performance and higher-density wide-bandwidth receivers and digitizers. Developed on TI’s high-speed, BiCom3 SOI, it is well suited for […]

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New high-temperature, SOI-based products from Cissoid

Posted on December 4, 2009
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New high-temperature, SOI-based products from Cissoid: The new CHT-NMOS40 family of High Temperature 40V N-channel power MOSFET Transistors, enabling the design of any system requiring reliable power control in a harsh environment from -55°C to +225°C. Vesuvio, the world’s first 225°C DC-DC converter platform for high reliability and electric vehicle applications. Hyperion, a high temperature […]

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Ametek Aerospace & Defense

Posted on July 30, 2009
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Ametek Aerospace & Defense credits its SOI-based hydraulic pressure transducers with the win to supply the ultra-long range, top-of-the-line new Gulfstream G650 business jet. SOI enables much longer design accuracy, resulting in more accurate system performance with reduced weight and reduced cost of ownership for aircraft operators.

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Developed under the US DOE’s Deep Trek Program

Posted on July 16, 2008
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Developed under the US DOE’s Deep Trek Program, Honeywell Aerospace’ new SOI-based HTOP01 is designed for both jet engine instrumentation and control, as well as the oil industry’s deep drilling operations.

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Industry’s First InP-based HBT on Silicon Thumbnail

Industry’s First InP-based HBT on Silicon

Posted by (Raytheon RF Components) on July 16, 2008
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Advanced engineered substrates are a key to the Raytheon-led DARPA COSMOS project to integrate compound semiconductors and silicon CMOS on a single chip. In what we believe to be an industry first, a Raytheon Company-led team has demonstrated the industry’s first Indium Phosphide (InP)-based heterojunction bipolar transistor (HBT) fabricated on a silicon wafer. HBTs are […]

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