Licensing & Ventures Group

Virginia Diodes, Inc.

Year Founded: 2000

Thomas W. Crowe, Ph.D.; William L. Bishop


979 Second St. SE, Suite 309

Charlottesville, VA 22902-6172

Virginia Diodes, Inc. designs, manufactures and sells millimeter wave and terahertz devices, component, and systems. The company’s mission is to make the terahertz region of the electromagnetic spectrum as useful for scientific, military and commercial applications as the microwave and infrared bands are today. Its products include Vector Network Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer and Signal Generator Extension Modules that extend the capability of high performance microwave measurement tools to higher frequencies.