Centre overview

The Centre for GaN Materials and Devices develops cutting-edge technologies and performs advanced research on III-nitride materials and devices.


The Centre for GaN Materials and Devices is part of the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at The University of Sheffield.

With the aim of bridging the gap between fundamental research and real-world applications, the Centre offers the full project life cycle for industry collaboration – from design, advanced epitaxy growth, device fabrication and characterisation to testing.

Part of the EPSRC funded Future Compound Semiconductor Manufacturing Hub, and the newly created CDT in Compound Semiconductor Manufacturing the Centre is keen to share research insights, build successful partnerships and strengthen links with industry and academia.

Inside the Centre for GaN Materials and Devices

This film about our Centre shows more about our research interests, facilities and opportunities for collaboration:

A global reputation

Sheffield is a research university with a global reputation for excellence. We're a member of the Russell Group: one of the 24 leading UK universities for research and teaching.