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NASA SiC News & Info

Key Technical Info

500 °C Durable JFET-R IC User Tech Guide

An online guide to engineering your own 500 °C durable applications specific integrated circuits (ASICs) for possible prototype fabrication by NASA Glenn.

NASA Glenn Microsystems Fabrication Laboratory

PDF document summarizing NASA Glenn clean room SiC device processing equipment and facilities.

NASA SiC News Articles

The most recent news media articles about NASA Glenn SiC electronics, sensors, and researchers.


Armed with tough computer chips, scientists are ready to return to the hell of Venus (Nov. 2017)


Venus is Earth’s evil twin — and space agencies can no longer resist its pull (June 2019)

Physics Today

Circuitry made robust enough for Venus (March 2017)

IEEE-USA Insight

Philip Neudeck: Moving High-Temperature SiC Technology From The Lab — Eventually, To Venus (August 2020)

Upcoming SiC Meetings

2021 International Conference on High Temperature Electronics (HiTEC)

20-22 April 2021, Albuquerque, New Mexico USA

2021 European Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials (ECSCRM) 

24-28 Oct. 2021, Tours, France

2022 International Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials (ICSCRM)

Davos, Switzerland

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