Faculty Awards and Honors
“Phase II of SBIR and Congressional Plus Up”
Widetronix Corp., co-founded by ECE Professor Mike Spencer, was awarded Phase II of SBIR, as well as a congressional plus up, announced on May 3rd, by Congressman Maurice Hinchey at a press conference at the South Hill Business Park. Widetronix develops radio-isotope based batteries for medical and security applications.
Mike Spencer is a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Cornell University. Research interests include the epitaxial and bulk growth of compound semiconductors such as GaAs, SiC and AlN, microwave devices, solar cells and electronic materials characterization techniques. His particular interest has been in the correlation of device performance with material growth and processing parameters.