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Making the new silicon: Gallium nitride electronics could ...

Gallium nitride (GaN) based devices are attractive for harsh environment electronics because of their high chemical and the mechanical stability of GaN itself that has a higher atomic displacement ...

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Saab Prepares To Produce GalliumNitride Radar Sensor ...

Home > Defense > Saab Says It Is Ready To Produce GaN Radar Sensor You have access to this content through your organization’s enterprise subscription to the Aviation Week Intelligence Network ...

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World's most capable Xband ballistic missile defense ...

Gallium nitride technology also increases the system's overall reliability while maintaining production and operational costs. "AN/TPY2 is already the world's most capable landbased, Xband, ballistic missile defense radar," said Raytheon's Dave Gulla, vice president of the Integrated Defense Systems Mission Systems and Sensors business area ...

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Raytheon to enhance gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductor ...

gallium nitride (GaN)based semiconductors ... Officials of the Air Force Research Laboratory and the Office of the Secretary of Defense have awarded a million contract for the Raytheon ...

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The Biggest Thing Since Silicon: Raytheon’s Gallium ...

“The gallium nitride story is an underreported and really revolutionary development,” defense industry analyst and consultant Loren Thompson told me this morning.

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Raytheon News Release Archive

TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 16, 2008 /PRNewswire/ Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is developing transmitreceive modules based on the advanced semiconductor gallium nitride (GaN) for use in future radar upgrades. "This transmitreceive module demonstration and …

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Gallium Nitride (GaN) Power FETs SSDI

Gallium Nitride (GaN) is a hard and stable substance that is revolutionizing semiconductors for military communications, radar, and electronic warfare. SSDI specializes in offering fully screened GaN products in hermetically sealed packaging.

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Gallium nitride Wikipedia

Gallium nitride (Ga N) is a binary III/V direct bandgap semiconductor commonly used in lightemitting diodes since the 1990s. The compound is a very hard material that has a Wurtzite crystal structure. Its wide band gap of eV affords it special properties for applications in optoelectronic, ...

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The Heart of the Navy's Next Destroyer USNI News

Gallium nitride offers huge improvements in performance over gallium arsenide (GaAs)–based systems, which were developed for previous generations of AESA radars that are usually found on fighter ...

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BAE Systems To Support Gallium Nitridebased Semiconductor ...

BAE Systems has signed a cooperative agreement with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) for Phase 1 of a technical effort to transition gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductor technology ...

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Gallium Nitride Transitions

The result was a series of fundamental advances involving gallium nitrideenabled arrays, which now provide significant benefits in a wide range of applications in the national security domain. ... Although DARPA may or may not use these sites as additional distribution channels for Department of Defense information, it does not exercise ...

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Marines Make Transition from Gallium Arsenide to Gallium ...

Home / Resources / News / Marines Make Transition from Gallium Arsenide to Gallium Nitride in Airdefense Radar. Marines Make Transition from Gallium Arsenide to Gallium Nitride in Airdefense Radar ... Systems designers at Northrop Grumman Corp. are inserting new electronic technology into a new Marine Corps airdefense radar to make the ...

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Raytheon Unveils New Patriot Radar at AUSA Global 16

The company's new technology is called Gallium Nitride (GaN) Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar and its designed to provide the Patriot with a 360degree view on the battlefield.

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GaN: DARPA’s 3Pronged RD Strategy Defense Industry Daily

June 2/09: TriQuint Semiconductor received a million contract for Phase III of a multiyear gallium nitride (GaN) research and development contract from the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) in Adelphi, MD. This is DAPRA’s Track 3, above, and the project is funded by DARPA. TriQuint began execution of the previous Phase II contract in 2005, and this award brings them to the contract’s ...

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Marines make transition from gallium arsenide to gallium ...

Marines make transition from gallium arsenide to gallium nitride in airdefense radar. August 26, 2015. By John Keller Editor. QUANTICO, Va., 26 Aug. 2015.

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Upgraded GaN AESA radar for Patriot missile defense system ...

The enhancements include upgrading the Patriot radar main array with Gallium Nitride based Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) technology. Raytheon is performing the upgrades with internal funding.. Raytheon engineers are currently constructing a GaNbased AESA full size main panel radar array and are on track to having a fullscale main array demonstrator operational in early 2016.

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Gallium Nitride enabling IoT revolution, Cellular 5G ...

Gallium Nitride Technology. Galliumnitride is a wonder solidstate material. Gallium nitride (GaN) is a semiconductor commonly used in lightemitting diodes. It is a hard material with a crystal structure, a property that makes it desirable for use in opto applications and highpower devices.

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New Navy destroyer radar conducts first flight test ...

The latest AN/SPY–6(V) radar, part of the Navy’s to digital technology, uses advanced radar modular assembly (RMA) units, Gallium Nitride, and digital beam …

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GaN Semiconductor Devices Market to reach US3, mn by ...

As compared to gallium arsenide (GaAS) and silicon carbide (SiC), Gallium nitride (GaN) is a new technology and is a wide band gap semiconductor material. GaN semiconductor devices provide a competitive advantage in terms of thermal performance, efficiency, weight and size.

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US Marine Corps Receives First Gallium Nitride G/ATOR AESA ...

Defense, aerospace, news, exhibitions, C4ISR, aircraft, procurement, pentagon, ... (G/ATOR) that incorporates advanced high power and high efficiency gallium nitride (GaN) antenna technology, to ...

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AN/SPY6 Wikipedia

The AMDR (Air and Missile Defense Radar, now officially named AN/SPY6) is an active electronically scanned array air and missile defense 3D radar under development for the United States Navy. It will provide integrated air and missile defense, and even periscope detection, for the Flight III Arleigh Burkeclass destroyers.

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