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ISGN-8 is Scheduled to Take Place, As Planned,
May 31 – June 5, in San Diego, California, USA

ISGN-8 is continuing to monitor developments related to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak and potential impact on global travel. The health and safety of our attendees, vendors, volunteers, and staff is our top priority. Any changes to operating status over the ISGN-8 dates will be communicated immediately to all registered meeting attendees and posted on the Conference website.

For the most up-to-date information regarding the virus, please refer to the World Health Organization (WHO) and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The ISGN-8 Symposium is being organized by the Materials Research Society.  It is the eighth Symposium in a biannual series focused specifically on growth of III-Nitride materials, nanostructures and device structures.

Begun in Linköping, Sweden (2006), the Symposium has since been held in Izu, Japan (2008), Montpellier, France (2010), St. Petersburg, Russia (2012), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, (2014), Hamamatsu, Japan (2016), and Warsaw, Poland (2018).

Conference Co-Chairs

Russell Dupuis, Georgia Institute of Technology
Fernando Ponce, Arizona State University

Program Co-Chairs

Jung Han, Yale University
Debdeep Jena, Cornell University

Publications Chair

F. (Shadi) Shahedipour-Sandvik,
State University of New York Polytechnic Institute


San Diego, California

A perfect blend of nature, city, suburbia and tourism make San Diego an ideal conference and vacation destination. Learn more »

Exhibit and Sponsorships

The International Symposium on Growth of III-Nitrides is the eighth symposium in a biannual series focusing specifically on growth in III-nitride materials, nanostructures and device structures. The ISGN-8 Exhibit offers the most direct access to researchers from around the world who are seeking technical solutions to their challenges. If you are involved in the III-nitride materials field, then you need to be part of this conference. Learn more »

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