UK Semiconductors 2018

The plenary speakers for UK Semiconductors 2018 were:

  • Eric Tournié (University of Montpellier) “GaSb-based materials and devices: the IR toolbox”
  • Arne Ludwig (Ruhr University Bochum) “Towards low noise semiconductor quantum dots”
  • Amalia Patanè (University of Nottingham) “From epitaxy to science and processing technologies of novel van der Waals crystals”
  • Anna Barnett (University of Sussex) “Advances in Wide Bandgap Compound Semiconductor Radiation Detectors”

With the following Invited Talks:

IOP Semiconductor Physics Group Thesis Prize Talk:

  • James Dimmock (Sharp Laboratories) “Generating and Exploiting Hot-Carriers in a Metallic Solar Cell”

Invited Talks:

  • Diana Huffaker (Cardiff University) “III-V Nanowire Heterostructures on Silicon-on-Insulator for Silicon Photonics Applications”
  • Andres Castellanos-Gomez (Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid) “Towards strain tunable optoelectronic devices”
  • Stephan Hofmann (University of Cambridge) “CVD growth of 2D materials”

UK Semiconductor 2018 Welcome drinks Sponsor:


Website: IQE

UK Semiconductors 2018 Exhibitors:

Lambda Photometrics Ltd

Website: Lambda


Website: Inseto

Pyramid Engineering Services Ltd

Website: Pyramid Engineering Services


Website: Horiba


Website: SPS

JP Kummer

Website: JP Kummer

Wafer Technology Ltd.

Website: Wafer Tech

Chell Instruments Ltd.

Website: Chell Instruments Ltd.

Omni Technologies

Website: Omni

CS Clean Systems (UK) Ltd

Website: CS Clean


Website: ManuGaN

Strem Chemicals UK LTD

Website: Strem

Institute for Compound Semiconductors

Website: Institute for Compound Semiconductors

The Future Compound Semiconductor Manufacturing Hub

Website: The Future Compound Semiconductor Manufacturing Hub


Website: Hitachi

Loughborough Surface Analysis Ltd.

Website: LSA Ltd.


Website: Polyteknik


Website: Keysight

MPI Corporation

Website: MPI Corporation


Website: Huawei


Website: Nikon

UK Semiconductors 2018 Sponsors:

American Elements

Website: American Elements

American Elements manufactures high purity crystals, wafers, precursors, & ceramic packaging materials for semiconductor devices & integrated circuits

Quantum Design UK and Ireland

Website: Quantum Design

Stratium Ltd

Website: Stratium


Website: Cryogenic