Advanced Electronics and Photonics Research Centre

We keep Canadians and the world connected by pushing the boundaries in photonics and electronics research and the development of new communication and sensor technologies. We work with academia, research organizations and industry to discover, de-risk, develop and commercialize inorganic and organic semiconductor technologies. We manage the Canadian Photonics Fabrication Centre, which is North America's only pure play commercial compound semiconductor foundry offering epitaxy to fabrication services to a global research and industrial client base.

Services and information

Technical and advisory services

  • Integrated Optics
  • Semiconductor Lasers
  • Sensors
  • Printable Electronics
  • Fabrication Processes and Prototyping

Why work with us

We provide expert, research-based advice on design and simulation, materials, fabrication, integration and full-scale testing.

Our engagement models:

  • Research
  • Collaborative research
  • Technical and advisory service
  • Fabrication
  • Licensing

We work with all players in the photonics and electronics industry, in Canada and internationally:

  • Start-ups
  • Small and medium sized enterprises
  • Multinationals
  • Research organizations
  • Universities
  • Government departments