Basic Info

6410 Eastland Road Suite D
Cleveland, OH 44122
(440) 816-9850
Preferred contact:
  C William King - President/CEO
Essential Research Inc
Business Identifier: NO Business Identifier is currently available for this company.
Public Profile:
Essential Research, Inc. is an ER Semiconductor company, developer of Longwave™ and Redwave™ technology . In 2005 management launched ER Semiconductor to manufacture and sell technology developed by Essential Research. ER Semiconductor is the exclusive manufacturing, sales and distribution agent for Redwave™ and Longwave™ brands of light emitting diodes and laser diodes. The firm's facilities include three class 10,000 clean rooms, one class 1,000 clean room, and office and warehouse spaces. The firm has an Organo-Metallic Vapor Phase Epitaxy (OMVPE) production tool, a full complement of micro-fabrication equipment, and test equipment which includes a Scanning Electron Microscope and a complete optoelectronic testing station. Qualified staff includes highly skilled engineers and expert scientists, who are dedicated to providing solutions to your most demanding technical problems. We work closely with each client to ensure that they receive careful attention to their most stringent technical requirements.

 Synopsis: Awardee Business Condition
Year Founded 1989 First SBIR Year 1994 Date of Last Award 2005
Employee Range 5-9 VC funded? No IP Holdings 1-4
Revenue Range 1M-2.5M Private/Public Privately Held Exchange/Symbol N/A : N/A
 Most Recent SBIR Projects
Year Phase Agency Dollars Project Title
2004 2 NASA $700,000 High Efficiency Quantum Dot III-V Multijunction Solar Cell for Space Power
2004 1 MDA $99,999 A >30% Efficient Space Solar Cell with Improved Radiation Tolerance
2001 1 NASA $70,000 An Improved Solar Panel for Micro and Nano-satellites
2000 2 Army $735,827 Tactical, Multifuel, Man-Portable Battery Charger


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