Argonne National Laboratory

Robust Diamond-Based RF Switch Yields Enhanced Communication Capabilities

Technology available for licesning: A radio frequency (RF) microelectromechanical system (MEMS) switch based on ultrananocrystalline diamond (UNCD) as a dielectric.

  • A specialized radio frequency (RF) micro-electromechanical system (MEMS) switch that promises enhanced capabilities for next-generation military and commercial communication systems
  • Robust and reliable with extremely low power consumption; prevents overcharge and improves safety