Air Force Office of Scientific Research
AFOSR continues to expand the horizon of scientific knowledge through its leadership and management of the Air Force's basic research program. As a vital component of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), AFOSR's mission is to support Air Force goals of control and maximum utilization of air, space, and cyberspace.
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
DARPA is an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense responsible for the development of emerging technologies for use by the military.
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Department of Energy
DoE is the governmental department whose mission is to advance energy technology and promote related innovation in the United States.
Microelectronics Advanced Research Corporation
MARCO is a not-for-profit research management organization that funds and operates a number of microelectronics technology oriented, university-based research centers. MARCO is a wholly owned but separately managed subsidiary of the Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC).
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA is an agency of the United States government, responsible for the nation's public space program.
National Institute of Standards and Technology
NIST is a federal technology agency that develops and promotes measurement, standards, and technology.
National Science Foundation
NSF is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense.
Semiconductor Research Corporation
SRC is the world's leading technology research consortium. With member companies and university research programs spanning the globe, SRC plays an indispensable part in the R&D strategies of the industry's most influential entities.
STARnet is a cornerstone of the U.S. semiconductor research strategy. STARnet research creates the breakthroughs that are critical to U. S. security and economic competitiveness goals, giving member companies a shared advantage in the race to develop compelling new technologies and products.
Agilent Technologies
Agilent, is a company which designs and manufactures instruments and equipment for measurement and evaluation.
Boeing Corporation
Boeing is the world's leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems.
Fujitsu is a leading provider of IT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. It combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers.
IBM is a leading multinational computer technology and IT consulting corporation. It manufactures and sells computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure services, hosting services, and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
Intel Corporation
Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, develops processor technologies and supports global initiatives to continually advance how people work and live.
Mentor Graphics
Mentor Graphics® is a technology leader in electronic design automation (EDA), providing software and hardware design solutions that enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively.
Infineon Technologies
Produces devices for applications including memory, power, microcontrollers, communications, and consumer products.
SEMATECH is the world's catalyst for accelerating the commercialization of technology innovations into manufacturing solutions.
Texas Instruments
Texas Instruments develops analog, digital signal processing, RF and DLP® semiconductor technologies that help customers deliver consumer and industrial electronics products with greater performance, increased power efficiency, higher precision, more mobility and better quality.
The UC Discovery Grant
The Industry-University Cooperative Research Program (IUCRP) awards MICRO Grants and UC Discovery Grants in targeted fields of science and engineering. UC Discovery Grants form a 3-way partnership between UC, Industry Sponsors, and the State of California.
University of California Research Program: Microelectronics Innovation and Computer Research (MICRO)