Compound Semiconductor Technologies Gobal Ltd.

Glasgow, U. K.


Compound Semiconductor Technologies Global (hereafter: CST) is a ‘pure play’ semiconductor foundry specialising in the design, development and manufacture of discrete and integrated III-V opto-electronic devices, based in Glasgow, UK. Since 1999, CST has provided specialist foundry services to clients in the Telecom, Defence, Medical and Instrumentation markets.




CST offers full product support from design to manufacturing, levered off a comprehensive library of qualified fabrication processes and a suite of high performance device platforms. Today CST serves both fabless and vertically integrated customers in UK, US, Europe and Japan and is recognized as a flagship project for the UK opto-electronics industry. CSTG employes 17 people and currently has an annual turnover of €1.5M.



CST Technology is represented by Dr. W. Meredith. Dr. Meredith graduated from Cambridge University (MA Physics, 93) and received a PhD from Heriot-Watt University (Blue semiconductor laser diode structures, CASE British Telecom labs, 97). During positions at Sharp Laboratories of Europe (97-98) and the Operational Systems Div. (98-02) at Detica, Wyn has developed extensive experience in Opto-electonic device and systems development, having managed projects >£3M value.




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FP 7-SME-2013-3