iii-V Epi, the fast turnaround manufacturer of MBE and MOCVD, III-V epitaxial structures, has announced its membership of EPIC, the European Photonics Industry Consortium. EPIC is the leading, Photonics industry association, with over 700 company members in 35 countries. Each member is enabled by photonics-related technologies across industry sectors as diverse as LED lighting; photovoltaic solar energy; photonics integrated circuits; optical components; lasers and sensor production; imaging, displays and projection; and optical fibre communications.
EPIC oversees several, focused, LinkedIn Groups and exhibits at many leading events across Europe. It affords its members the opportunity to meet with suppliers and industry leaders, whilst also facilitating PR and communications sharing amongst its membership.
Calum McGregor, director of III-V Epi, said, “III-V Epi is pleased to join EPIC. It has a strong representation of photonics-enabled companies in Europe, as well as worldwide influence. Members drive technological and commercial growth in many new and emerging photonics markets, including research and development opportunities. III-V Epi is well placed to service members with their manufacturing requirements for low to medium volume, MBE and MOCVD, III-V epitaxial structures.”
EPIC is owned and operated by its members, who range in size from start-ups and SMEs, to large corporates. It also includes research organizations, universities and other stakeholders connected to the rapidly developing, photonics industry.