As the application of advanced photonic devices becomes ever more pervasive in everyday life, there is a requirement to create integrated solutions that enable increased functionality in small, highly efficient form factors. This requires that silicon-based CMOS technology be combined with compound semiconductors.
IQE is at the forefront of bringing these technologies together to create novel, integrated solutions. IQE is working with a range of partners in this area, contributing its extensive technical expertise and a large range of novel, exciting new materials technologies for this purpose. The next evolution of photonic devices will integrate existing and novel semiconductor systems, and IQE is well positioned as a leader in this area.