MANHASSET, N.Y. — Communications semiconductor supplier Emcore Corp. has acquired the assets of Phasebridge Inc., a privately-held supplier of multi-chip, system-in-package optical modules and subsystems.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Founded in 200, Phasebridge (Pasadena, Calif.) has produced modules and subsystems for fiber optic gyroscopes (FOG) for weapons & aerospace guidance, radio frequency (RF) over fiber links for, and emerging technologies such as optical RF frequency synthesis and processing and terahertz spectroscopy.
Phasebridge’s operations will be integrated over the next several weeks into the Ortel division (Alhambra, Calif.) of Emcore (Somerset, N.J.). Emcore will absorb Phasebridge's technical and engineering staff.
Emcore expects the acquisition to increase its projected fiscal 2006 revenue by $2 million.