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ClassOne Acquires Spin Rinse Dryer and Spray Solvent Tool Families from Microprocess Technologies

ClassOne Acquires Spin Rinse Dryer and Spray Solvent Tool Families from Microprocess Technologies

ClassOne Technology, the wet-chemistry semiconductor equipment manufacturer, has announced the acquisition of two complete product lines from Microprocess Technologies. Included in the acquisition are the Microprocess Spin Rinse Dryer (SRD) and Spray Solvent Tool (SST) families — which have become ClassOne’s Trident™ SRD and SST lines. The news was jointly announced by Byron Exarcos, President of ClassOne, and Charles Brown, President of Microprocess Technologies. [More]
Researchers Use MakerBot® Replicator® 2X Experimental 3D Printer to Create Custom Tracheal Scaffolding

Researchers Use MakerBot® Replicator® 2X Experimental 3D Printer to Create Custom Tracheal Scaffolding

Using a MakerBot® Replicator® 2X Experimental 3D Printer, a research team from The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research has produced cartilage meant for tracheal repair or replacement. This medical breakthrough has been showcased at the 51st Annual Meeting of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons in San Diego via a presentation by one of the researchers Todd Goldstein, a PhD candidate. [More]
New Metamaterial Bends and Controls Elastic Waves

New Metamaterial Bends and Controls Elastic Waves

Researchers at the University of Missouri have designed a new material that is capable of controlling elastic waves which travel through air. This latest breakthrough could provide promising applications in military, medical and imaging fields. [More]
Mass Production of Flexible Organic Solar Panels with Reel-to-Reel Printing Methods

Mass Production of Flexible Organic Solar Panels with Reel-to-Reel Printing Methods

Researchers at the VTT Technical Centre of Finland have developed a new mass production method for flexible organic solar panels, based on traditional printing technology. The possibility of easily producing flexible solar panels offers a whole range of new design possibilities, with the solar panels offering aesthetic value for both the interior and exterior of buildings. [More]
Trinity Engineers Lead ESA Project to Fine-Tune ‘Cold Spray’ 3D Printing Technology

Trinity Engineers Lead ESA Project to Fine-Tune ‘Cold Spray’ 3D Printing Technology

Engineers at Trinity College, Dublin are leading a European Space Agency (ESA) project that aims to fine-tune revolutionary ‘Cold Spray’ 3D printing technology. [More]
SUSS MicroTec and NuFlare Enter Collaboration in Photomask Solutions

SUSS MicroTec and NuFlare Enter Collaboration in Photomask Solutions

NuFlare Technology, the market leader in electron-beam mask writers and SUSS MicroTec, a global supplier of equipment and process solutions for the semiconductor industry and related markets, announced today a cooperation to combine their expertise in Photomask Equipment and process solutions. NuFlare Technology will install a SUSS MicroTec MaskTrackPro bake and develop system into their main manufacturing fab, in Yokohama, Japan, in early 2015. [More]
East China Research Institute of Microelectronics Awards Harper Contract for High Temperature Vertical and Rotary Reactors

East China Research Institute of Microelectronics Awards Harper Contract for High Temperature Vertical and Rotary Reactors

Harper International, world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has finalized a contract exceeding $3 Million USD for high temperature Vertical and Rotary reactors to support East China Research Institute of Microelectronics (ECRIM). The systems will be used in the production of advanced ceramic materials for applications requiring high thermal conductivity such as high power LED lighting products and other cutting-edge heat sink substrates. [More]
Picosun Provides Cutting-Edge ALD Technology for Industrial Scale-up of 10nm Node Microprocessors

Picosun Provides Cutting-Edge ALD Technology for Industrial Scale-up of 10nm Node Microprocessors

Picosun Oy, the leading manufacturer of high quality Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment for global industries, provides the ALD tools and solutions for industrial scale-up of 10 nm node microprocessors, power electronics, and printed sensors for automotive, medical, and environmental monitoring applications. [More]
Bestech Australia Debuts 4-20mA Pressure Transmitters with SIL2 Rating

Bestech Australia Debuts 4-20mA Pressure Transmitters with SIL2 Rating

Bestech Australia is introducing the 4-20mA pressure transmitters with SIL2 certification for hazardous location ratings including explosion-proof, intrinsically safe and non-incendive areas. The SIL (Safety Integrity Level) certification was conducted through Exida and meets IEC 61508 standards. [More]
Catalyst Achieves Important Milestone in Acquisition of Biron and Rumford Paper Mills

Catalyst Achieves Important Milestone in Acquisition of Biron and Rumford Paper Mills

Catalyst Paper Corporation announced today that an important milestone has been achieved in the previously announced acquisition by Catalyst of the Biron paper mill in Wisconsin and the Rumford pulp and paper mill in Maine, USA from NewPage Corporation, NewPage Wisconsin System Inc. and Rumford Paper Company. [More]