COM DEV possesses unique, patented and fundamentally discriminating Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) filter design and manufacturing capabilities. It is a recognized world leader in the processing of SAW devices for Space programs. COM DEV specializes in custom SAW designs for Space, Hi-Rel and Commercial applications.
Engineering and Design
Our design engineers are more than component designers but also have many years of system design experience. We understand the complexities and trade-offs system designers must consider and how this translates to an optimally designed SAW device.
COM DEV’s design team includes internationally recognized experts in SAW technology. This in-house expertise not only provides unsurpassed design capabilities but has resulted in industry leading, proprietary SAW design simulation software. Our simulation software allows quick turn-around of custom designs and extremely accurate and reliable simulation data.
The SAW production area currently encompasses over 3,000 sq. ft. of Class 1,000 clean room and 600 sq. ft. of Class 100 clean room facilities. This area is equipped with wafer cleaning, vapor deposition, photolithography, Plasma Etching, dicing, wire bonding, packaging and testing equipment for SAW devices. Our world-class fabrication facility allows COM DEV to achieve 0.3 micron line width resolutions and uniform metallization down to 300 Angstroms.
Whether you need bandpass filters, dispersive filters, delay lines or resonators, the COM DEV SAW Products team offers capability, experience, flexibility and responsiveness--today.
COM DEV International Ltd. is a global designer and manufacturer of space hardware. We are world leaders in the production of space-qualified passive microwave equipment, specialized electronics and optical subsystems. We have more than 1,200 employees at facilities in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States. More about COM DEV