We invite you to submit papers to ICNS-14, whose scope includes all aspects of fundamental and applied research related to nitride semiconductors. The program will include oral and poster presentations.


Epitaxial growth; bulk growth; doping and point defects; alloys; microstructures; theory; growth methods and related technology; optical device; electron device.
Session chair: Y. Kumagai (Tokyo Univ. of Agric. & Tech., Japan)


Optical and electrical properties; structural analysis; defect characterization; nano-photonics and nano-electronics; crystal band structures and electronic states of defects; and theory and simulation.
Session chair: A. A. Yamaguchi (Kanazawa Inst. of Tech., Japan)

Optical Devices

Light emitting devices (UV/VIS-LEDs, lasers, and mLEDs); photovoltaics; energy harvesting; photo detectors; sensors; actuators; acoustic devices; nanostructures and nano-devices; new materials; and device concepts.
Session chair: T. Takeuchi (Meijo Univ., Japan)

Electronic Devices

Transistors, diodes, switches, and amplifiers; power and RF applications; device processing and fabrication; transport and switching properties; novel device concepts; contacts; and reliability.
Session chair: J. Suda (Nagoya Univ., Japan)