U of A Situated to be a National Leader in Semiconductors

The U of A is strategically positioned to lead in the U.S. semiconductor sector. With over $45 million in recent funding, researchers focus on silicon carbide, semiconductor alloys, and quantum materials. The university, leveraging its research foundation, aligns with the CHIPS Act, aiming to boost semiconductor research and manufacturing through substantial funding: U of A Well Positioned to be a National Leader in Semiconductors | University of Arkansas (uark.edu)

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