Our Golden Sponsor is:
Wolfspeed, A Cree Company, is leading the innovation and commercialization of silicon carbide and gallium nitride, liberating designers to invent power and wireless systems for a responsible, energy-efficient future. Wolfspeed’s wide bandgap semiconductor products for power and radio-frequency (RF) applications deliver new levels of performance through increased efficiency, higher switching frequency and reduced system size and weight for the transportation, industrial, energy and communications markets.
AIXTRON is a leading provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry. The Company's technology solutions are used by a diverse range of customers worldwide to build advanced components for electronic and opto-electronic applications based on compound semiconductor materials, as well as Carbon Nanotubes (CNT) and other nanomaterials. Such components are used in fiber optic communication systems, wireless and mobile telephony applications, optical and electronic storage devices, computing, signalling and lighting, as well as a range of other leading-edge technologies.
The Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult is a world-class, open access R&D facility to help businesses exploit advances in compound semiconductor technologies across key application areas such as energy, transport, defence and security, and space. The development and application of SiC wide bandgap power electronics systems is a key focus area of the Catapult.
Infineon designs, develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of semiconductors and system solutions. The focus of its activities is on automotive electronics, industrial electronics, RF applications, mobile devices and hardware-based security.
Combining entrepreneurial success with responsible action, at Infineon we make the world easier, safer and greener. Barely visible, semiconductors have become an indispensable part of our daily lives. Infineon’s components play an essential role wherever electric energy is generated, transmitted and used efficiently. Furthermore, they safeguard data communication, improve safety on roads and reduce automotive emissions.
CMP, GRINDING & SUBSTRATE MANUFACTURING EQUIPMENT
Revasum offers a portfolio of market-leading wafer processing equipment. We provide premiere CMP, grinding and substrate manufacturing equipment to critical growth markets including silicon, power, RF communications, LED, MEMS, semiconductor and other mobile applications. Each of Revasumâ€™s products is designed with the customer in mind. As a result, each of our tools meets or exceeds our customerâ€™s requirements for quality, performance, and cost.
ST is a global semiconductor leader delivering intelligent and energy-efficient products and solutions that power the electronics at the heart of everyday life. ST’s products are found everywhere today, and together with our customers, we are enabling smarter driving and smarter factories, cities and homes, along with the next generation of mobile and Internet of Things devices. By getting more from technology to get more from life, ST stands for life.augmented. In 2017, the Company’s net revenues were $8.35 billion, serving more than 100,000 customers worldwide. Further information can be found at www.st.com.
EPSRC is the main UK government agency for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, investing more than £800 million a year in a broad range of subjects - from mathematics to materials science, and from information technology to structural engineering.
Support for ECSCRM 2018 is via the EPSCR funded project "Ultra-high voltage (>30KV) power devices through superior materials for HVDC transmission" led by Dr Vishah Shah at The University of Warwick.
Project reference: EP/P017363/1
Warwick has core strengths in several key areas of Energy research, including: Power Electronics; Solar Energy; Thermal Energy; Energy Management; Low Carbon Transport and Energy Storage.
With a current grant portfolio of over £70m and strong links to industry and policy makers, and as a member of the Energy Research Accelerator, Warwick’s energy-related research is a truly multi-disciplinary and multi-sectoral activity.