3 November 2010


TriQuint wins Navy contract to develop S-band MMIC amplifiers

In conjunction with this week’s annual Military Communications (MILCOM 2010) conference in San Jose, (31 October – 3 November), RF component maker and foundry services provider TriQuint Semiconductor Inc of Hillsboro, OR, USA has announced that it has received a $2m contract from the US Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) to develop S-band amplifiers with new benchmarks for noise floor, linearity and efficiency performance.

TriQuint says that it was awarded the contract based on its expertise in developing new semiconductor processes and products with GaAs and other technologies. The monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) contract will focus on low-noise amplifiers and high-power amplifiers (LNAs/HPAs).

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