CSconnected news

News items related to CSconnected, the compound semiconductor cluster:

20 May 2021: CSconnected presents at Minalogic Business Meetings

19 May 2021: The CoInnovateCS conference is back! 

22 April 2021: New report highlights resilience of Compound Semiconductor Cluster

19 April 2021: UK establishes first industrial supply chain for high-power SiC and GaN trench devices

19 March 2021: Dr Wyn Meredith on how Wales will be central to powering a trillion devices (Trade and Invest Wales)

17 March 2021:Towards a trillion connected devices (Welsh Government - Trade & Invest)

23 February 2021: Event - Welsh compound semiconductor Ecosystem, Strategy, and state-of-the-art technology

02 February 2021: Quantum Technology Emerges from Theory to Mainstream in South Wales

25 January 2021: Making Quantum a reality 

07 January 2021: Swansea taps local resources for economic renewal (Investment Monitor)

25 November 2020: UK sets sights on global markets for quantum technologies

09 November 2020: UK National Quantum Technologies Programme | Strategic Intent 2020 document: Compound Semiconductor Cluster Case Study

28 October 2020: Event - AngelTech Live II

23 October 2020: How Wales is Becoming a World Leader in Semiconductors

02 October 2020: CSconnected and Henry Royce Institute call for a UK initiative to address the Net-Zero future of electronic systems


17 August 2020: CS Magazine: CSconnected: At Critical Mass And Scaling

27 July 2020: EPSRC case study: South Wales Semiconductor Cluster Sets Sights on Global Role

26 June 2020: CSconnected project receives UK government funding provided through UK Research and Innovation’s flagship Strength in Places Fund


Industry and partner news

News items related to the compound semiconductor industry:

15 July 2021: Our CSconnected partner, Rockley Photonics, unveils end-to-end digital health monitoring solution

05 July 2021: CSconnected welcomes expansion commitments to the South Wales Semiconductor community

01 June 2021: Dr. Drew Nelson, co-founder and president of IQE, awarded Menelaus Medal 2021 by Learned Society of Wales 

20 May 2021: Partner update: IQE expands its VCSEL portfolio with turnkey IQVCSEL™ product line

19 May 2021: UK Government approves evolution of Cardiff Capital Region following successful Gateway Review

17 May 2021: Honorary Professorship for UK CS leader

06 May 2021: CSconnected partners aim to combat COVID with automatic surface disinfection system

22 April 2021: Report highlights CS cluster’s resilience (Cardiff University)

08 April 2021: Professional development at the heart of Semiconductor cluster’s future growth

07 April 2021: MicroLink Devices UK Ltd consortium win Innovate UK COVID-19 R&D Grant

01 April 2021: ‘SMART expertise’ project supports growing semiconductor cluster

24 March 2021: Funding for cutting edge equipment to help reach net zero target

19 March 2021: Rockley Photonics Accelerates Plan to Revolutionize Consumer Health and Wellness Monitoring by Going Public via SC Health Corp

11 February 2021: Cardiff University: Illuminating breakthroughs

03 February 2021: UKRI supports the Compound Semiconductor Centre Ltd (CSC) and Newport Wafer Fab (NWF) to develop a 200mm Gallium Nitride HEMT foundry process 

29 January 2021: Rockley Photonics, a leading integrated silicon photonic solution provider, closes additional $65 million to accelerate growth

17 November 2020: Sam Evans - Business News Wales interview "Industry 4.0 and Enabling Emerging Technologies"

30 October 2020: CSconnected partner recognised with prestigious Institute of Physics Gold Medal

14 September 2020: Quantum LED to bridge industry gap

08 September 2020: Kier appointed for £30M CISM building project at Bay campus

07 September 2020: Rockley is recognized as one of the top-10 British Tech Companies to watch

04 September 2020: The Compound Semiconductor Centre is pleased to announce two new projects funded by UKRI under the National Quantum Technologies Challenge

24 August 2020: Cardiff University: Double first for electronics forum

23 July 2020: Cardiff University: Connecting the Compound Semiconductor Cluster 

16 July 2020: CSconnected partner recognised with prestigious Royal Academy of Engineering Industrial Fellowship for Dr Mike Jennings

15 July 2020: Cardiff University ‘Home of innovation’ reaches highpoint

21 May 2020: Can Wales emulate the Cambridge Phenomenon by creating world-leading sector clusters of its own?

20 May 2020: The potential of far-ultraviolet light for the next pandemic