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28 November 2016
Innovate UK backs new diode laser project
22 November 2016
Latest phase of Cardiff University's Innovation Campus, which will house the Institute’s new fabrication facility, is approved.
15 November 2016
Two PhD students join the Institute to begin research in semiconductor photodetectors and photonic integrated circuits.
26 October 2016
The recruitment of three new academics marks the beginning of a large recruitment drive at the Institute.
8 January 2016
A new £50m UK national Catapult to develop and build next generation Compound Semiconductor (CS) technologies will be spearheaded by Cardiff University and Cardiff-based CS specialists IQE.
18 November 2015
Partnership between industry and academia formally launched
14 July 2015
Cardiff University has signed a deal with world-leading semiconductor wafer company IQE
26 May 2015
A US expert in Compound Semiconductors (CS) is to lead a new Cardiff University CS research laboratory.
25 March 2015
A £17.3m award that will put Cardiff University at the cutting edge of semiconductor technology has been announced by UK Government.
The Institute for Compound Semiconductors is in the process of establishing world class compound semiconductor research.
Institute for Compound Semiconductors, Cardiff University, Queen's Buildings, 5 The Parade, Roath, Cardiff, CF24 3AA