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Read more at: UKNC Winter Conference 2016

UKNC Winter Conference 2016

The UKNC 2016 Winter Conference was held at Robinson College on 6th and 7th January with contributed talks and posters from all UK research groups studying nitride materials, and invited talks from international researchers. Many congratulations to John Jarman from the Cambridge GaN group who won the UKNC Student Poster...

Read more at: EPSRC Connected Nation

EPSRC Connected Nation

Members of the group attended the UKNC's Connected Nation symposium at the British Library in London in December. The event focusses on research council funding of information and communications technology. The group presented experimental demonstrations, prototype devices, packaged products and information about nitride...

Read more at: Merry Christmas from the GaN group!

Merry Christmas from the GaN group!

The Cambridge Centre for Gallium Nitride held our annual Christmas dinner on 17th December at Peterhouse College. We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Read more at: GaN Christmas Dinner

GaN Christmas Dinner

The annual GaN Christmas Dinner was held at Peterhouse College on 17th December. Current and past members of the group met to celebrate, with a visit from Santa Claus! Every Wednesday is Cake Day in the group, and we enjoyed a festive GaN fruit cake on the last Cake Day before the Christmas holidays.

Read more at: Congratulations to James

Congratulations to James

James Griffiths has passed his viva voce examination for his PhD. He will continue his thesis work thanks to a PhD Plus award from the EPSRC.

Read more at: Congratulations to Fabien

Congratulations to Fabien

Fabien Massabuau has won the Poster Prize at the recent ICNS conference held in Beijing in August 2015.

Read more at: GaN HEMT progress in Semiconductor Today

GaN HEMT progress in Semiconductor Today

Congratulations to those working on PowerGaN, who have two summaries of recent progress on the PowerGaN project appearing in recent editions of Semiconductor Today magazine.

Read more at: Welcome to New Students

Welcome to New Students

Two new students have arrived to begin their PhD studies in the group.

Read more at: Congratulations to Colin Humphreys

Congratulations to Colin Humphreys

Colin Humphreys is awarded Honorary Fellowship to the Royal Microscopical Society at the recent MMC 2015 Conference

Read more at: Chris Ren wins Literature Review Award

Chris Ren wins Literature Review Award

Chris has won the runner-up prize in the 2015 IOM3 Materials Science and Technology Literature Review Prize competition


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