Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult

For future projects, the Compound Semiconductor Application Catapult are looking at the following:

  • Clean energy
  • Electrification of transport
  • Digital communications
  • Intelligent sensing

In terms of the key themes of the RiR fellowship, the CSA Catapult will welcome proposals relevant to the following subjects:

Net Zero

  • Energy efficient telecoms networks for NetZero
  • Next generation power solutions in drive train and power electronics


  • Quantum Encryption
  • UK skill and technology readiness to support the diversification of the 5G supply chain.

Health and Wellbeing

  • Photonic Integrated Circuits for wearable devices

For interest in any of these topics please email For more information about the CSA, visit the Compound Semiconductor Application website.

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