23 May 2024

X-FAB and Soitec team to offer SmartSiC at Lubbock plant in Texas

Partnership to bring power devices based on Soitec’s SmartSiC wafers to X-FAB’s fabless client network

22 May 2024

Soitec and Tokai Carbon to co-develop poly-SiC substrates for SmartSiC wafers

Tokai Carbon to supply 150mm and 200mm polycrystalline silicon carbide

22 May 2024
Reversing size effects in cyan-green micro-LEDs
Researchers fabricate QD LEDs with M-plane sidewalls with much reduced surface damage
21 May 2024

Penn State and Morgan Advanced Materials partner on silicon carbide R&D

Carbon materials provider becomes a founding member of Silicon Carbide Innovation Alliance

21 May 2024

Diamond Quanta emerges from stealth mode with lab-grown diamond technology

AKHAN founder Adam Khan launches new diamond-based semiconductor venture

21 May 2024

Qorvo grows year-on-year after content gains with largest mobile customers and record defense revenue

Gross margin to bottom in June quarter while high-cost 5G Android inventory sells through

21 May 2024

Qorvo awarded damages in US patent lawsuit against RF BAW filter maker Akoustis

Verdict enables Qorvo to pursue injunction against Akoustis products

20 May 2024
UK Semiconductor Institute announced to support key components of government’s Semiconductor Strategy
Single point of contact to promote sector to investors and attract foreign investment
20 May 2024

Lumileds selling Lamps and Accessories business to First Brands Group

Lumileds to focus on LEDs and micro-LEDs for automotive, general illumination, display and flash markets

20 May 2024

US investing $71m to advance US solar manufacturing and development

Investing in America agenda funds 18 projects in 10 states to boost US solar supply chain and open new markets

17 May 2024
Sumitomo presents pore-assisted free-standing GaN
Researchers hope technique will enable larger substrates beyond 100mm.
17 May 2024

UK’s EPSRC grants Cardiff $11m to lead compound semiconductor research and manufacturing hub

Hub to capitalize on manufacturing opportunity identified in UK’s national semiconductor strategy

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9 May 2024
Poly- MoS2 FETs integrated on 200mm substrate
Researchers report performance comparable to single-crystal devices.
2 May 2024
PCSEL emits at more than 300mW CW at 1550nm wavelength
Potential applications include communications and eye-safe LiDAR.
25 April 2024
Reconstituted silicon wafers with III-V and Si dies
Process enables co-integration with no detectable performance impact.
18 April 2024
III–nitride UV photonic circuits on silicon
Researchers demonstrate system comprising monitor, LED, modulator, and photodetector.
11 April 2024
HEMTs with 3C-SiC on 4H-SiC interfaces
Researchers claim first device on little-studied structure.
4 April 2024
High-power 1.55μm CW laser diodes on silicon
Ion-cutting of thin InP onto Si substrate for III-V epitaxy.
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30 April 2024

First true ternary near-IR III–V nanowire-lasers
Silicon-transparent wavelengths have been achieved at near to room temperature.

30 April 2024

Triple-lattice photonic crystal laser
Surface-emitting device achieves low threshold and high output power.

30 April 2024

Cascading VCSELs to boost power efficiency
Room-temperature performance comparable with edge-emitting devices.

30 April 2024

Recycling GaN for vertical power device performance
Researchers see potential cost savings for key electric vehicle markets.

30 April 2024

Layer transfer of III–N MEMS via 2D hexagonal boron nitride
Researchers fabricate free-standing structures on silicon micro-cavities.

1 April 2024

UCSB reports first N-polar InAlGaN HEMT
Researchers demonstrate devices with very low 179Ω/square sheet resistance channel.

1 April 2024

Probing InGaN RGB micro-LEDs on silicon
Researchers seek to guide future improvements.

1 April 2024

Green photonic-crystal surface-emitting lasers
Using 2D lattice structures of different refractive index materials to control optical behavior allows greater single-mode, low-divergent beam quality at higher power.