October 22, 2021

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

PIRT wins $1m, one-year Air Force Armament Directorate award

Princeton Infrared Technologies Inc (PIRT) of Monmouth Junction, NJ, USA – which designs and manufactures indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs)-based shortwave-infrared (SWIR) line-scan cameras, visible-SWIR science cameras, and 1D and 2D imaging arrays – has announced a $1m one-year award from the Air Force Armament Directorate to fund the development of a 640×512 uncooled SWIR camera integrated with BAE Systems’ Open Seeker Architecture (OSA) for low-cost targeting and tracking applications. This was through the Air Force Weapons Pitch Day, where over 60 small businesses competed for the one-year contracts…