Skywater to fab HOBS chips
Skywater, the US military foundry, is to fab Carillon Technologies’ Holographic Optical Beam Steering (HOBS) chips for satellite and other free-space optical communications (FSOC) applications.
aHOBS technology was invented and is being developed for Automotive LIDAR applications by Carillon partner Lumotive.
In partnership with DARPA, Carillon is onshoring HOBS technology, standing up a complete design, manufacturing, packaging and test supply chain in the United States so the technology can be rapidly, reliably and securely manufactured for commercial, space and national security applications.
Read the article in ElectronicsWeekly.com: https://www.electronicsweekly.com/news/business/skywater-fab-hobs-chips-2021-09/