22 May '13, 5pm

Emcore signs solar panel manufacturing contract with ATK #Emcore #ATK #solarPanel

Emcore Corp of Albuquerque, NM, USA, which makes components, subsystems and systems for the fiber-optic and solar power markets, has been awarded a contract by ATK to design and manufacture solar panels for NASA's Green Propellant Infusion Mission (GPIM) planned for launch in 2015. Solar panels using Emcore’s ZTJ triple-junction solar cells will power a satellite that will carry the GPIM payload. ATK will integrate Emcore’s solar panels into its heritage-designed solar arrays for final flight configuration for the GPIM satellite.

Full article: http://www.semiconductor-today.com/news_items/2013/MAY/EM...

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