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25 August 2020

Ascatron AB acquired by American leader in compound semiconductors

EIT InnoEnergy-backed Ascatron produces state-of-the-art Silicon Carbide (SiC) epitaxial wafers and devices that enable a wide range of high-voltage power electronics applications. The Swedish-based company has been acquired by II-VI Incorporated (Nasdaq: IIVI), a US-based leader in compound semiconductors, to become part of its vertically integrated SiC power electronics technology platform.

Demonstrating the next generation SiC power semiconductors

Kenneth Johansson, CEO at EIT InnoEnergy Scandinavia says:

A sustainable use of electricity

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