Steve Horowitz

Steve Horowitz

Steve Horowitz is president of IC2, a developer and manufacturer of miniaturized instrumentation for aerospace applications. Prior to IC2, Steve spent 6 years as program manager and lead engineer for micro and nano systems research at Miltec, now a part of General Atomics. Before Miltec, Steve worked as a Research Scientist at Taitech, Inc for 4 years, developing optical-based sensors for aeroacoustic applications. Steve's background is in MEMS-based sensors including piezoelectric microphones and optical pressure and shear stress sensors as well as acoustic energy harvesting.

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IC2 Selected for 2 NASA SBIR Contracts to Advance Microphone Technology

by Steve Horowitz on Jul 19, 2019 2:24:49 PM

IC2 announced today that NASA has selected the company for two new Phase 1 awards from the 2019 SBIR program, both focused on advancing microphone-related technologies for aeroacoustic measurements. 

IC2 Selected for 2nd Contract to Extend Shear Stress Sensing to Two Dimensions

by Steve Horowitz on Jun 3, 2019 12:35:57 PM

IC2 announced today that NASA has selected the company for a new Phase 2 contract from the 2018 SBIR program, accelerating critical R&D into two-dimensional shear-stress sensing.  Under this new two-year contract, IC2, in partnership with the...

IC2 to Exhibit and Present at AIAA Aviation 2019

by Steve Horowitz on May 20, 2019 12:59:04 PM

IC2, a pioneer in the development of precision MEMS sensors for aerospace applications, will be exhibiting with a booth and presenting a technical paper at AIAA Aviation 2019 in Dallas, TX.  The technical program for the 2019 AIAA Aviation and...

DirectShear™ Sensors Now Offered at Lowest Prices Ever

by Steve Horowitz on Mar 1, 2019 11:42:25 AM

DirectShear™ Sensors, the first and only microsensors to directly measure shear stress, are now available at an all-time low price.   With the product line now well established, and the recent launch of two all-new form factors, IC2 is now able...

IC2 Launches All-New Form Factors for DirectShear™ Sensors

by Steve Horowitz on Jan 31, 2019 10:46:46 AM

IC2 has launched two all-new form factors for DirectShear Sensors in response to customer demand.   The Capacitive Sensor Units for DirectShear™ are now available in both a rack-mountable standalone unit and a CompactPCI® module. 

Alan Albritton joins IC2 as Mechanical Engineer

by Steve Horowitz on Nov 8, 2018 1:33:54 PM

IC2 is excited to welcome Alan Albritton as a Mechanical Engineer on our development team.  Alan brings with him a strong background in mechanical design as well as hands-on skills in manufacturing of components and assemblies.  

Prior to...

Jared Anderson joins IC2 as Electrical Engineer

by Steve Horowitz on Oct 30, 2018 11:36:26 AM

IC2 is excited to welcome Jared Anderson, an electrical engineer, as the latest addition to the electronics development team.  Jared brings with him a strong background in conceiving and developing cutting-edge products for the audio industry. ...

IC2 Welcomes Rachel Collins as Electrical Engineering Intern

by Steve Horowitz on Oct 24, 2018 1:51:55 PM

IC2 is pleased to announce our latest electrical engineering intern, Rachel Collins.  Rachel, who joined us this past summer, is supporting our electronics design team. Rachel's background in printed circuit board design and layout boosts our...

IC2 Welcomes Philip Fournier as MEMS Fabrication Engineer

by Steve Horowitz on Oct 16, 2018 11:06:39 AM

IC2 is pleased to announce our most recent addition to the MEMS fabrication team, Philip Fournier.  Philip, who joined us this past summer, is our first dedicated fabrication process engineer. Philip's background in semiconductor processing...

IC2 to Exhibit and Present at AIAA SciTech 2019

by Steve Horowitz on Oct 4, 2018 1:29:26 PM

IC2, a pioneer in the development of precision MEMS sensors for aerospace applications, will be exhibiting and presenting a technical paper at AIAA SciTech 2019 in San Diego, CA.  Billed as “the world’s largest event for aerospace research,...