Institute for Compound Semiconductors

The Institute for Compound Semiconductors aims to position Cardiff as the European leader in compound semiconductors, providing cutting-edge facilities that help researchers and industry work together.

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CSC award

Compound Semiconductor Centre wins Made in Wales award

10 October 2018

Joint venture between Cardiff University and IQE scoops the title for collaboration

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Joint venture shortlisted for collaboration award

26 September 2018

Compound Semiconductor Centre nominated for a Made in Wales award

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Work starts on Cardiff Innovation Campus

14 August 2018

Drop-in event for local residents

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About us

Providing facilities to help researchers and industry work together, this Institute will position Cardiff as the European leader in compound semiconductors.

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We are looking for exceptional minds to join our team

The College of Physical Sciences and Engineering is looking to recruit academics and engineers with an interest in compound semiconductors.

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Translational Research Facility

The Institute of Compound Semiconductors will be housed in the new Translational Research Facility (TRF) in 2020.

Facilities at the Institute for Compound Semiconductors

Facilities

The Institute for Compound Semiconductors provides cutting-edge facilities that help researchers and industry work together.