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Epistar Achieves All Milestones in Qualification Process of AIX R6 Beta-Type MOCVD Production System

Epistar Achieves All Milestones in Qualification Process of AIX R6 Beta-Type MOCVD Production System

AIXTRON SE, a worldwide leading provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry, announced today that Epistar Corporation, a global leading supplier of LED chip products, has successfully achieved all milestones in the internal qualification process of the AIX R6 beta-type MOCVD production system (“AIX R6” hereafter). [More]
Aether Introduces Advanced and Affordable 3D Bioprinter, Aether 1

Aether Introduces Advanced and Affordable 3D Bioprinter, Aether 1

Aether have launched an advanced yet cost-effective 3D bioprinter called Aether 1, which integrates 12 of the world’s most sophisticated machines into one simple, user-friendly, and aesthetic desktop device. The Aether 1 bioprinter is designed to 3D print with as high as 10 materials, and can integrate different fabrication techniques in one print, all from a single 3D file. This will enable users to express their creativity in an entirely different way. [More]
Optomec Secures Multiple Orders for Aerosol Jet 5X Printing System

Optomec Secures Multiple Orders for Aerosol Jet 5X Printing System

Optomec, a company that supplies advanced production-grade additive manufacturing solutions for 3D printed electronics and 3D printed metals, has secured numerous orders for its sophisticated Aerosol Jet 5X printing system. [More]
Researchers Explore Ways to Extract Rare Earth Minerals from Coal

Researchers Explore Ways to Extract Rare Earth Minerals from Coal

Virginia Tech engineers have developed a new technique to recover precious rare earth minerals from coal and coal byproducts. The team has collaborated with industry and academic partners in a major pilot project, which aims to extract rare earth elements from coal waste. [More]
Researchers Develop Low-Cost Electrode Material for Ion Concentration Analysis

Researchers Develop Low-Cost Electrode Material for Ion Concentration Analysis

Researchers from the Ruhr-Universität Bochum have developed a new dry electrode that is capable of determining the concentration of certain positive ions in a stable and consistent way. This electrode can be produced cost-effectively on an industrial scale. [More]
SEMICON China 2016: Edwards Announces Availability of New Vacuum Pumps

SEMICON China 2016: Edwards Announces Availability of New Vacuum Pumps

Edwards, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of integrated vacuum and abatement solutions, announced the availability of two new vacuum pump product families at SEMICON® China: the iXM Series for semiconductor etch and chemical vapour deposition (CVD) applications, and the iXL900R for fast pump down of large flat panel display (FPD) loadlock chambers. [More]
Telestack to Showcase Range of Products at Bauma 2016

Telestack to Showcase Range of Products at Bauma 2016

New products and innovative solutions are the focus of every trade fair and the forthcoming Bauma 2016 promises more of the same. Telestack plan to use the triennial event, held in Munich Germany 11th-17th April, to showcase a range of their products – the TC424 Tracked Conveyor, the TCL431 Tracked Conveyor and the LF514 Train Loader. [More]
Powder Metallurgy Expert William F. Jandeska to Receive Kempton H. Roll PM Lifetime Achievement Award

Powder Metallurgy Expert William F. Jandeska to Receive Kempton H. Roll PM Lifetime Achievement Award

William F. Jandeska, Jr., FAPMI, president, Midwest Metallurgical, Ltd., and project manager for the Center for Powder Metallurgy Technology, has been selected to receive the Kempton H. Roll PM Lifetime Achievement Award by the Metal Powder Industries Federation. The award will be presented during the Industry Luncheon on Monday,June 6, during POWDERMET2016—the International Conference on Powder Metallurgy & Particulate Materials in Boston, Massachusetts, June 5-7, 2016 [More]
LG Innotek Selects AIX G5 WW System for Development of Silicon Carbide Epitaxial Wafers

LG Innotek Selects AIX G5 WW System for Development of Silicon Carbide Epitaxial Wafers

AIXTRON SE, a worldwide leading provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry, announced today that one of Korea’s leading electronics companies, LG Innotek has selected a AIX G5 WW (Warm-Wall) reactor for the development of silicon carbide (SiC) epitaxial wafers aimed mainly at power devices for automotive and renewable energy applications. The system configured for 8x6-inch substrates was delivered in the fourth quarter 2015. [More]
IPC APEX 2016: Nordson DIMA to Demonstrate Hot Bar Soldering and Heat Seal Bonding Equipment

IPC APEX 2016: Nordson DIMA to Demonstrate Hot Bar Soldering and Heat Seal Bonding Equipment

Nordson DIMA, a division of Nordson, will demonstrate its hot bar soldering and heat seal bonding equipment at IPC APEX EXPO 2016, in the booth of sister company, Nordson ASYMTEK, in the South Hall, Booth #1841. Show visitors can learn best practices in hot bar soldering and heat seal bonding processes and find solutions to their challenging assembly applications, like flex-to-flex, flex-to-PCB, and wire-to-PCB assembly, as well as rework. [More]