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Contractor: Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems
Northrop Grumman Space & Mission Systems, Redondo Beach, Calif., was awarded on Sept. 14, 2009 a $12,386,591 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. This project is for research on the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Nitride Electronic Next Generation Technology Program. The Northrop Grumman team will develop device and integration technologies necessary to realize enhancement and depletion mode nitride transistors that simultaneously provide extremely high-speed and high-voltage operation in a process consistent with large scale integration in circuits of 1,000 or more transistors. Work is to be performed in Redondo Beach, Calif., (67.48 percent), Santa Barbara, Calif., (18.77 percent), Linthieum, Md., (4.99 percent), Tempe, Ariz., (5.53 percent), University Park, Pa., (3.23 percent) with an estimated completion date of Sept. 13, 2011. Bids were solicited on the World Wide Web with six bids received. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (HR0011-09-C-0132).
Total Contract Value: $12,386,591