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CSC develops sensors for micro-defects  Mirage News... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-18
This new quantum sensing technology will cut the cost of production and provide additional capability in grading the quality of batteries for electric cars ...... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-17
The novel sensor correlates the interaction between alkali-metal atoms and an external magnetic field to infer minute changes in surface structures. This ...... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-07
CSC announces two magnetometer projects - News  Compound Semiconductor... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-04
For the second project, the new quantum sensing technology will cut the ... PIC International, Sensors International and PIC Pilot Lines respectively.... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-04
Recent news items published in 2020 on quantum computing developments are listed below. Click on the hyperlinked item to go to the press release or news article for details. For older news items published in 2019 click here, for 2018 click here, and for items published in 2015-2017, click here.... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-27
CSC's Supercomputer Mahti is Now Available to Researchers and Students  HPCwire... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-26
He will support the Center for Scientific Computing (CSC) at the Goethe ... practical application of modular supercomputers and quantum computers.... Read more
Published on: 2020-07-31
To assist in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, prominent research institutes led by Allen Institute for AI (AI2) released earlier this year the COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19). Comprised of scientific articles related to COVID-19, Sars-Cov-2, and related coronaviruses, the dataset (which at the time of writing this contains more than 75,000... Read more
Published on: 2020-07-14
Atos, CSC and IQM partner to accelerate the commercialization of European quantum technologies  WebWire... Read more
Published on: 2020-06-19
Atos, CSC, IQM Partner to Accelerate Commercialization of European Quantum Technologies  HPCwire... Read more
Published on: 2020-06-18
Within the last decade, quantum computing has evolved from experimental curiosity to tangible technology. By enabling engineers and students to ...... Read more
Published on: 2020-06-18
Atos, CSC and IQM partner to accelerate the commercialization of EU quantum technologies  Science Business... Read more
Published on: 2020-06-18
In the future, quantum computing is expected to provide an exceptional boost to research efforts within fields such as artificial intelligence, molecular ...... Read more
Published on: 2020-06-18
IQM announces the formation of a partnership with Atos and CSC – IT Center for Science to create the first comprehensive 100% European quantum ecosystem which includes a simulator, universal programming environment and quantum hardware. You can find the full press release here. As part of this initiative, IQM will... Read more
Published on: 2020-06-18
Source: IQM –newsroom
Atos, CSC and IQM partner to accelerate the commercialization of European quantum technologies  GlobeNewswire... Read more
Published on: 2020-06-18

 

Project Description

The Compound Semiconductor Centre (CSC) is Europe's new home for product, services and skills development in compound semiconductor technologies. Providing cutting-edge facilities that help researchers and industry work together CSC, based in Wales, will position Cardiff as the UK and European leader in compound semiconductors.

A joint venture between IQE plc, the world leading supplier of advanced compound semiconductor wafer products, and Cardiff University, one of the Britain's leading research universities.

The CSC will build on research undertaken at Cardiff University's Institute for Compound Semiconductor to develop innovative new materials technologies that will enable a wide range of new and emerging applications.
The aim is to provide a complete capability value chain from high-end, World-class research and development through product and process innovation to high value, large-scale manufacturing.

The CSC provides an essential pillar to span the so-called "valley of death" between academic research and commercial product launch.

CSC will be Europe's first prototyping facility allowing businesses and academics to demonstrate new technologies based on compound semiconductor materials that will be production ready - allowing rapid routes to market for entrepreneurs and technology leaders.

The Centre will also facilitate a wide range of training and skills development to support a growing infrastructure around compound semiconductor based technologies.

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