Radiation Hardened Technology – Design Enablement

Apogee Semiconductor provides products and technologies for space and other extreme environments. They are focused on making the frontier of space more accessible by bridging the technology gap between commercial and high-reliability technologies at a lower cost. Their products and services are targeted towards enabling small-satellites and large constellations that require high performance, small form factor and radiation resilience at a lower cost. Working in partnership with state-of-the art semiconductor foundries, like TSI Semiconductors, Apogee Semiconductor develops radiation hardened processes and components that serve as the foundation for cutting-edge integrated circuits and IP blocks.

For more information, visit https://apogeesemi.com

Domestic Partners for Die Prep, Assembly and Test Services Solutions

As a leading innovation partner to the semiconductor industry, we offer our customers a state of the art facility combined with some of the sharpest minds and most experienced talent in the field to serve your business needs. At Integra Technologies, we excel in quick turn, high touch service projects that require customer service care.

Integra Technologies' services include superior wafer thinning, dicing, assembly and test services that transform our client’s business performance. We are a certified and trusted business partner to the U.S. Military, Aerospace, and Medical industry sectors.

For more information, visit https://www.integra-tech.com/

Quik-Pak, specializes in advanced IC Assembly and Prototyping services for fabless semiconductor companies, enabling faster time to market for new devices. The company offers Packaging and Assembly services in 24 hours or less. Quik-Pak also offers complete Wafer & Die Preparation services, including Backgrinding, Dicing, Bumping, Pick & Place and Inspection. The company’s Advanced Assembly services meet the unique requirements for Flip Chip, Chip-on-Board (COB), Stacked Die, Multi-Chip Module (MCM), System-in-Package (SIP), Ceramic, BGA and MEMS devices.

Custom Assembly services include Die Bonding, Gold Wire Ball Bonding, Encapsulation & Remolding, and Marking. Quik-Pak’s Laser Micromachining capability creates vast opportunities for package customization through drilling, cutting and marking of almost any material. Quik-Pak is the ideal partner for Advanced IC Assembly and Prototyping, providing unparalleled flexibility, quality, and outstanding customer service.

For more information, visit http://www.icproto.com/about-us/company-profile

Openings and cutouts, Insert Tooling, Molded-in PCB mounting bosses, Prototypes, EMI/RFI Shielding, Hot Stamping, Pad Printing, Silk Screening, and much more. Additionally, PacTec offers Total Custom Enclosures. From concept to production we can offer extensive design and engineering assistance to achieve completely custom boxes and cases.

For more information, visit https://www.pactech.com

Design Tool Partners

Cadence helps speed the design of innovative electronic products that transform the way people live and work. Our System Design Enablement strategy drives our efforts to provide the resources semiconductor and systems companies need to develop highly differentiated products in aerospace, automotive, cloud datacenter, consumer, industrial, internet of things (IoT), mobile, and other market segments. We provide leading electronic design automation (EDA) software and hardware for chip, package, board, and system design as well as semiconductor intellectual property (IP).

For more information, visit https://www.cadence.com

Silvaco, Inc. is a leading EDA provider of software tools used for process and device development and for analog/mixed-signal, power IC and memory design. The portfolio also includes tools for power integrity sign off, reduction of the extracted netlist, variation analysis and also production-proven intellectual property (IP) cores. Silvaco delivers a full TCAD-to-Signoff flow for vertical markets including displays, power electronics, optical devices, radiation & soft error reliability, analog and HSIO design, library and memory design, advanced CMOS process and IP development. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and has a global presence with offices located in North America, Europe, Japan and Asia.

For over 30 years, Silvaco has enabled its customers to bring superior products to market in the shortest time with reduced cost. Semiconductor fabs and design houses from around the globe have relied on Silvaco’s expertise to help develop the “technology behind the chip”. Silvaco’s mission is to help our customers accelerate the pace of technological innovation and their time to market while reducing their costs in developing the next-generation chips.

We strive to understand our customers’ challenges so as to tailor the innovative products, services and support they need to succeed in their technology development and productivity goals.

For more information, visit http://www.silvaco.com

Synopsys technology is at the heart of innovations that are changing the way we live and work. The Internet of Things. Autonomous cars. Wearables. Smart medical devices. Secure financial services. Machine learning and computer vision. These breakthroughs are ushering in the era of Smart, Secure Everything―where devices are getting smarter, everything’s connected, and everything must be secure. Powering this new era of technology is advanced silicon chips, which are made even smarter by the remarkable software that drives them. Synopsys is at the forefront of Smart, Secure Everything with the world’s most advanced tools for silicon chip design, verification, IP integration, and application security testing. Our technology helps customers innovate from Silicon to Software, so they can deliver Smart, Secure Everything.

For more information, visit https://synopsys.com

Mentor Graphics enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively. Our innovative products and solutions help engineers conquer design challenges in the increasingly complex worlds of board and chip design.

For more information, visit https://www.mentor.com

In-Kind Ecosystem Partner

Silicon Catalyst is the only incubator focused exclusively on solutions in silicon, building a coalition of in-kind and strategic partners to dramatically reduce the cost and complexity of development. With a world-class network of mentors to advise startups, Silicon Catalyst is helping startups address challenges moving from idea to realization. The incubator/accelerator supplies startups with facilities, a path to funding, tools, networking and marketing acumen to successfully launch their companies’ novel technology solutions. Silicon Catalyst was the recipient of the prestigious 2015 ACE Award for Start-Up Company of the Year.

For more information, visit https://www.siliconcatalyst.com