Princeton Infrared Technologies Selected As 2020 TechConnect Defense Innovation Awardee


Monmouth Junction, NJ – November 9, 2020 - Princeton Infrared Technologies, Inc. (PIRT), specialists in indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) imaging technology and affordable shortwave infrared (SWIR) linescan cameras, visible-SWIR scientific cameras, and one- and two-dimensional imaging arrays, announced today that it has been selected as a 2020 TechConnect Defense Innovation Awardee.

PIRT will be part of the C5ISR/Electronic/Sensors track and present on uncooled, high-resolution 1.3 megapixel gun-hardened shortwave infrared imagers capable of surviving shock loads for munitions.

Martin H. Ettenberg, Ph.D., founder and CEO of PIRT, notes “We are honored to be selected as a 2020 TechConnect Defense Innovation Awardee and showcase the capabilities of our commercial SWIR arrays and cameras and advanced research and development through our SBIR programs.”

The annual TechConnect Defense Innovation Award recognized the top 15% of submitted challenge technologies as ranked by the Selection Committee. To learn more about the Virtual Defense TechConnect Summit and Expo, taking place November 17-29, 2020 and one of the most well attended defense events of the year, visit: