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Semiconductors and Components

Alfalight designs and manufactures high-power diode lasers for the industrial, defense, and telecommunications markets. The company’s aluminum-free active region (ALFA) laser structures, enable laser diodes with exceptionally high reliability and industry-leading efficiency. Alfalight diodes have high brightness and output power, while delivering excellent beam quality in a variety of package configurations. Alfalight's commitment to innovation is validated by funding from DARPA, the Air Force Research Laboratory, and the Army Research Laboratory.


The D2Audio Corporation, maker of the world's only Intelligent Digital Amplifiers, supplies a full line of cost- efficient, powerful, multi-channel platforms. These systems include ICs and firmware with market leading performance and superior sound quality for digital media applications in consumer, professional, and automotive industries.

D2Audio Corporation

Ignis Optics developed optical sub-systems for next generation metro optical networks.  It specialized in design and automation processes to create solutions that allow system developers to lower costs associated with deploying metro, edge, and access networks such as ethernet-to-the-first-mile. 

In September 2003, the company was acquired by Bookham, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKHH).


Integral Wave Technologies designs, manufactures, and sells the world's first fully-integrated power conversion and system power management solution for high performance ICs.  Based on breakthrough product technology, its proprietary conversion and digital control topology is highly scalable in both performance and cost.  IWT delivers a revolutionary, single chip digital POL DC-DC converter for high performance CMOS applications.

Integral Wave Technologies

Nuventix is a thermal management solutions company located in Austin, Texas. The Nuventix developed SynJet™ technology is a new air-based synthetic jet cooling technology that takes advantage of turbulent pulses of air generated from an electromagnetic actuator. With unlimited flexibility in air direction, the SynJet modules radically extend the limits of conventional cooling and provide unprecedented opportunities for new and innovative electronics systems design.


Silicon Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLAB) is a leading designer of high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs) for a broad range of applications. Silicon Laboratories’ diverse portfolio of highly-integrated, patented solutions is developed by a world-class engineering team with decades of cumulative expertise in cutting-edge mixed-signal design. The company has design, engineering, marketing, sales and applications offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia.

Silicon Labs

T-RAM Semiconductor is a fabless semiconductor company which has developed an innovative process based on TCCT (Thin-Capacitively-Coupled-Thyristor) technology.  This breakthrough architecture enables T-RAM to have a 2 to 1 chip size advantage at the same memory density, or two times the member density at the same chip size.

T-RAM Seminconductor