Peregrine Semiconductor Opens Austin Development Center
Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., maker of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and RF solutions, announces their new Austin, Texas, development center. Now open, Peregrine’s Austin office will accelerate the development of UltraCMOS products for mobile applications including power amplifiers, low-noise amplifiers and switches. This new office is staffed with 13 experienced RF integrated circuit (RFIC) developers and is seeking candidates for further expansion. The new Austin development center includes laboratory and office space and is located at 3801 S. Capital of Texas Hwy, Suite 150, Austin, Texas.
“Austin is one of the few hot beds for IC development, and it has been on our radar for several years as a location with a high potential for expansion,” says Dylan Kelly, vice president and general manager of Peregrine’s mobile wireless solutions business unit. ”
The Austin office will be led by 25-year industry veteran, David Bockelman. Most recently, David served as the Senior R&D Manager at Avago Technologies/ Broadcom and was previously the Vice President of Engineering at Javelin Semiconductor. David holds a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the University of Florida and a BSEE and MSEE from Georgia Institute of Technology.