Lab Spotlight

NSWC Crane Develops Trusted Microelectronics

Agency: 
Dept. of Defense

Photo credit: Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division Corporate Communications

The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) is developing trusted microelectronics that are counterfeit-resistant and immune to a wide variety of attacks. Counterfeit electronic devices are a growing problem and pose a real and immediate risk to national security, the reliability of weapons systems, and the safety of our warfighters. Advanced trusted microelectronics have applications in virtually all military products and drive a $189-billion commercial industry for products used every day.

Specializing in harnessing the power of technology for the warfighter, NSWC Crane is a recognized leader in special missions, strategic missions, and electronic warfare. Services provided include acquisition engineering, in-service engineering and technical support for sensors, electronics, electronic warfare and special warfare weapons. NSWC Crane also works to apply component- and system-level product and industrial engineering to surface sensors, strategic systems, special warfare devices, and electronic warfare/information operations systems.

Category: 
Lab Spotlight
Region: 
Midwest