Integrated GaN-on-Diamond materials for high power electronics

Lead Research Organisation: University of Bristol
Department Name: Physics


Diamond's high thermal conductivity is of great benefit for enabling improved performance of electronic and opto-electronic devices. However the interface of diamond with e.g. GaN and other semiconductors needs to be managed, such as in terms of CTE mismatch and its mechanical stability; this requires use of new characterization techniques such as nano-intentation and AFM mechanical (as well as thermal testing). This project will develop new integration concepts which will be combined with modelling.


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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
EP/R51245X/1 01/10/2017 30/09/2021
1955532 Studentship EP/R51245X/1 01/10/2017 30/06/2019 Cainan Long