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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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Cardiff compound semiconductor

Cardiff partners £1.3m CS project

19 August 2019

A Cardiff University venture to develop Compound Semiconductors (CS) is partnering with a £1.3m Welsh Government funded project to innovate new CS technologies.

Compound Semiconductor

Cardiff in world-beating CS breakthrough

8 July 2019

Researchers develop ultrafast semiconductors

Wyn Meredith and Rob Harper, CSC, Insider Made in the UK Awards

UK award for Compound Semiconductor Centre

28 June 2019

CSC ‘Best Collaboration’

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

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

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

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