Qualcomm is an American fabless semiconductor company that designs, manufactures, and markets digital wireless telecommunications products and services. It produces processors and connectivity solutions, displays, software, and charging products. The company is focused on various industries: automotive, education, healthcare, Internet of Everything, mobile computing, networking, smart cities, smart homes, and wearables. Qualcomm’s products include Gobi, Hy-Fi, IPQ, IZat, Powerline, Snapdragon, Small Cells, VIVE, Wi-Fi platforms, Mirasol, Pixtronix, AllPlay, 2net, Brew, HealthyCircles, QChat, QLearn, RaptorQ, Vuforia, Halo, and WiPower. SnapTrack, Trigenix Ltd, Elata, Berkana Wireless, Qualphone and Airgo Networks are some of the companies that Qualcomm has so far acquired. Qualcomm was co-founded by Irwin M. Jacobs, Andrew Viterbi, Harvey White, Adelia Coffman, Andrew Cohen, Klein Gilhousen, and Franklin Antonio in 1985 and is headquartered in San Diego, California with worldwide presence. It has offices in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, U.A.E, United Kingdom, and Vietnam.

Research Grants 29 show all


$310.2K
2013

$8.2M
2014

$6.9M
2015

$126.6K
2016

$8M
2019

Publications 932 show all

  • 6
    Algorithms
  • 4
    Image Enhancement/methods
  • 4
    Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted/methods
  • 4
    Models, Neurological
  • 4
    Neurons/physiology
  • 3
    Obesity/therapy
  • 3
    Pattern Recognition, Automated/methods
  • 3
    Proteins/chemistry
  • 3
    Telemedicine/instrumentation
  • 2
    Action Potentials/physiology

Patents 174,850show all

  • 50,590
    H04W - Wireless communications networks
  • 38,117
    H04L - Transmission of digital information, e.g. telegraphic communication
  • 18,332
    H04B - Transmission
  • 12,709
    G06F - Electric digital data processing
  • 9,208
    H04N - Pictorial communication, e.g. television
  • 8,455
    Y02D - Climate change mitigation technologies in information and communication technologies [ict], i.e. information and communication technologies aiming at the reduction of thir own energy use
  • 4,810
    G01S - Radio direction-finding
  • 3,833
    H04M - Telephonic communication
  • 3,541
    H04J - Multiplex communication
  • 3,241
    H01L - Semiconductor devices

SEC Filings show all


183
8-K

72
10-Q

22
10-K

Contact Information

5775 Morehouse Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
United States

Overview

Total FundingEmployeesLast Funding DateStatus
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