Professor Diana Huffaker

Sêr Cymru research chair in advanced materials and devices.

Professor Diana Huffaker is the Sêr Cymru research chair in advanced materials and devices at Cardiff University. She is the scientific director of Cardiff University’s Institute for Compound Semiconductors (ICS).

Her arrival in Cardiff has been a crucial component in the development of the Compound Semiconductor Catapult Centre, which has received £50 million of UK funding. ICS will feed research outputs to the Compound Semiconductor Centre, a profit-making joint commercialisation venture between Cardiff University and IQE.