Funding

EU and national grants

SiPho-G

EU
Advanced GeSi components for next-generation silicon photonics applications (SIPHO-G)

SiPho-G

Consortium:

  • imec, Leuven, Belgium (Coordinator)
  • Mellanox Technologies Ltd, Yokneam, Israel
  • Ericsson Telecomunicazioni SpA, Pisa, Italy
  • Applied Materials Belgium NV, Leuven, Belgium
  • nextnano GmbH, Munich, Germany
  • Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Luceda Photonics NV, Dendermonde, Belgium
  • GLOBALFOUNDRIES Dresden Module One LLC & Co. KG, Dresden, Germany

EC ICT 5.0 Mio. € (nextnano: 305,000 €) - January 2021 to December 2023

Goal: To develop germanium-silicon Quantum-Confined-Stark-Effect electro-absorption modulators (EAM) and Avalanche Photodetectors (APD)

Project website

QUANTIMONY

EU
Innovative Training Network in
Quantum Semiconductor Technologies exploiting Antimony (QUANTIMONY)

QUANTIMONY

Consortium:

  • Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC): Instituto de Micro y Nanotecnología (IMN) & Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (ICMM), Madrid, Spain (Coordinator)
  • Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
  • Lancaster University, UK
  • The University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
  • Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Netherlands
  • Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
  • Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Germany
  • Università degli Studi di Roma “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy
  • Aixtron SE, Herzogenrath, Germany
  • IQE plc, Cardiff, UK
  • nextnano GmbH, Munich, Germany
  • Partner Organizations: Bruker AXS (Germany), nextnano Lab SAS (France), nanoplus GmbH (Germany), Lancaster Materials Analysis Ltd (UK), TiberLab Srl (Italy), QuantCAD LLC (USA), Fluxim AG (Switzerland), Lund University (Sweden), European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (Grenoble, France), National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center (NSRRC)-Taiwan Photon Source (Taiwan), Cardiff University (UK), Universidad de Cádiz (Spain), Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos (Brazil)

EC MSCA-ITN-ETN 3.8 Mio. € (nextnano: 252,788 €) - October 2020 to September 2024

Goal: To provide high-level training to early stage researchers in the field of III-Sb semiconductor science and technology

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UltraFastNano

EU
Electronic generation and detection in nanoelectronic devices at the picosecond scale (UltraFastNano)

UltraFastNano

Consortium:

  • Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (CEA Grenoble, CEA Paris-Saclay), France (Coordinator)
  • nextnano GmbH, Munich, Germany
  • Institut Néel, CNRS, Grenoble, France
  • National Physical Laboratory (NPL), London, UK
  • Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

EC FET Open 3.3 Mio. € (nextnano: 290,000 €) - January 2020 to December 2023

Goal: To develop Electronic Flying Qubits

Project website

FLASH

EU
Far-infrared Lasers Assembled using Silicon Heterostructures (FLASH)

FLASH       FLASH

Consortium

  • Universita Degli Studi Roma Tre, Rome, Italy (Coordinator)
  • University of Glasgow, UK
  • IHP GmbH, Frankfurt (Oder), Germany
  • ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • nextnano GmbH, Munich, Germany

EC FET Open 3.2 Mio. € (nextnano: 307,500 €) - November 2017 to July 2021

Goal: To develop a SiGe THz Quantum Cascade Laser

Project website

Innovationsgutschein

Innovationsgutschein Bayern, Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wirtschaft, Energie und Technologie (Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Energy and Technology)

Innovationsgutschein Bayern

  • Project: “Berechnung von Halbleitermaterialparametern mit Ab Initio Methoden” (Calculation of semiconductor material parameters with ab initio methods)
    4,800 €, 2021-5636-NE-02, 2021

    Innovationsgutschein Bayern Zertifikat

  • Project: “Simulation von Quantenkaskadenlasern mit neuartiger Methode” (Simulation of Quantum Cascade Lasers with novel method)
    6,000 €, 2016-4414-NE-12, 2017

    Innovationsgutschein Bayern Zertifikat

EXIST

EXIST-SEED program “University-based start-ups” of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

EXIST BMBF