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DARPA, Tortuga Logic Extend Licensing Agreement for Semiconductor Security Verification Tool

DARPA extends licensing agreement for Tortuga chip verification tool

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has extended its partnership with San Jose, California-based hardware security company Tortuga Logic to use the latter's security verification product for semiconductor research and development. Tortuga said Tuesday the extended licensing agreement, which comes as part of DARPA's Toolbox effort, enables the agency to deploy the company's Radix chip verification tool for assurance and verification procedures associated with semiconductor manufacturing.

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DARPA’s Electronics Resurgence Initiative Enters Second Phase; Bill Chappell Quoted

DARPA's Electronics Resurgence Initiative Enters Second Phase; Bill Chappell Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has launched the second phase of a potential five-year, $1.5B program that aims to advance microelectronics innovation through new microsystem designs, materials and architectures. DARPA said Thursday the Electronics Resurgence Initiative's Phase II seeks to address the need to support domestic production options to advance …

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DARPA to Hold Proposers Day on RF Transistor, Semiconductor Material Devt Program

DARPA to Hold Proposers Day on RF Transistor, Semiconductor Material Devt Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will host a Proposers Day on March 29 in Arlington, Virginia, to discuss a program that seeks to develop new radiofrequency and millimeter-wave transistors and semiconductor materials designed to meet electromagnetic spectrum-related requirements. Dan Green, a program manager at DARPA's microsystems technology office, said in a …

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Raytheon Awarded Additional Gallium Nitride Production Process Development Funds

Raytheon Awarded Additional Gallium Nitride Production Process Development Funds - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon has secured a $14.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory and Office of the Secretary of Defense to further develop the production process of gallium nitride-based semiconductors. The company said Wednesday it will work to update the performance, supply and the dependability of wideband, monolithic, microwave-integrated circuits and circulator …

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DARPA Seeks Research Proposals for Miniaturized Magnetic Component Devt Program

DARPA Seeks Research Proposals for Miniaturized Magnetic Component Devt Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has issued a solicitation to gather research proposals for a potential five-year, $26 million program that aims to build miniaturized magnetic components for integration with electromagnetic systems used by the Defense Department. DARPA’s Magnetic Miniaturized and Monolithically Integrated Components program will focus on three technical areas, according to a broad agency …

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Cobham Receives Multiple Orders for Custom Application Specific Integrated Circuits

Cobham Receives Multiple Orders for Custom Application Specific Integrated Circuits - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Cobham‘s semiconductor business will deliver customized Application Specific Integrated Circuits for airport security screening under a number of orders worth roughly $1.6 million. ASICs are designed to facilitate a high level of detection to support security screening at airports and other facilities through client-specific, mixed-signal ASICs, Cobham said Wednesday. Jeff Hassannia, Cobham advanced electronic solutions business development and technology senior vice …

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