Accel-RF specializes in the development, design, and production of accelerated life-test/burn-in test systems for GaN and other RF compound semiconductor devices. These systems are turnkey integrated instruments that provide a cost effective, high value proposition for device manufacturers, fab-less device suppliers, testing-service providers, original equipment manufacturers, system integrators, and research and development laboratories. Accel-RF provides test equipment solutions for customers across all segments of the product life cycle curve; our products provide solutions for intrinsic reliability identification, process control validation, specification standard deviation characterization, and product qualification testing. Accel-RF solutions decrease product development time, ensure exceptional reliability, and accelerate income opportunities.
AIXTRON is a leading provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry. The company’s technology solutions are used by a diverse range of customers worldwide to build advanced components for electronic and optoelectronic applications based on compound, silicon, or organic semiconductor materials, as well as polymers, carbon nanotubes (CNT), graphene and other nanomaterials. Such components are used in fibre optic communication systems, wireless and mobile telephony applications, optical and electronic storage devices, computing, signalling and lighting, as well as a range of other leading-edge technologies.
Attolight AG was founded in 2008 by Samuel Sonderegger and Jean Berney who manage the company today. The combined knowledge of scanning electron microscopy and ultrafast spectroscopy from the Laboratory of Quantum Optics and Electronics of EPFL was transferred to the company that turned the unique technology into a new product line. Attolight is supported by a group of high-level private investors.
Beneq thin film solutions improve the performance and durability of electronics, optics and sensitive materials, and protect from humidity, corrosion and tarnishing. The application areas range from improving displays and solar cells to moisture barriers of electronics, smart packaging and optical coatings. Beneq’s solutions for the semiconductor industry move the wafer capacity of ALD equipment to the next level, with special focus on emerging ALD markets, such as Power and RF devices, MEMS and piezoelectric sensors and actuators, RF MEMS and image sensors, LED and OLED.
Bluglass is developing a technology called remote plasma chemical vapour deposition (RPCVD), which is a revolutionary approach to the manufacture of group III nitrides which are essential components of millions of electronics devices. Their goal is to offer better performing, lower cost devices and more environmentally sustainable processes for the manufacturers of high efficiency devices such as LEDs for overhead lighting, power electronics for power conversion and concentrated solar cells for utility scale solar power.
Brolis Semiconductors is an infrared laser diode maker in the spectral range from 800 nm - 3000 nm based on GaAs, InP and GaSb. The company develops a range of light sources from SLDs to high-power multi-watt singel emitters and laser bars for defence, medical, sensing and research applications.
For more than 55 years, Bruker has enabled scientists to make breakthrough discoveries and develop new applications that improve the quality of human life. Bruker’s high-performance scientific instruments and high-value analytical and diagnostic solutions enable scientists to explore life and materials at molecular, cellular and microscopic levels. Since 2015, Bruker Semiconductor has been the dedicated division within Bruker for the semiconductor industry. The wide range of AAFM and X-ray systems serve the Si and compound semiconductor markets. In 2016 Bruker acquired market leaders Jordan Valley Semiconductors to further enhance the X-ray offering. For more information, please visit: www.bruker.com.
ClassOne, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, provides highly affordable new wet process and refurbished major-brand semiconductor processing tools, with thousands of tools installed worldwide at the industry’s leading semiconductor manufacturers.
ClassOne’s Technology division (www.classone.com), headquartered in Kalispell, Montana, develops and provides innovative new wet-chemical equipment solutions, including electroplaters, spin-rinse-dryers, spray solvent tools, and more. These tools are specifically designed for budget-conscious users of ≤200mm substrates, many of whom are in emerging markets underserved by the larger equipment manufacturers. With decades of experience from industry veterans dedicated to the tradition of delivering advanced performance and quality for much less, ClassOne Technology delivers “Advanced Wet Processing for the Rest of Us.”
ClassOne’s Equipment division (www.classoneequipment.com), is long respected as the industry’s premier provider of refurbished major-brand processing tools. ClassOne Equipment supplies turnkey equipment solutions that include state-of-the-art refurbishment, warranty, installation, service, support and spare parts.
The Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult provides translational research facilities to accelerate the commercialisation of compound semiconductors in key application areas including: healthcare, the digital economy, energy, transport, defence, security and space. The Catapult is focused on helping industry exploit the advances in research over the past two decades by bridging the gap between companies developing novel semiconductor materials, topologies and devices, and those developing systems for end-user applications. The Catapult is expected to take a leading role in defining the world’s premier compound semiconductor cluster in South Wales.
With more than 25 years of experience serving the semiconductor industry, CS CLEAN SOLUTIONS is your reliable partner for exhaust gas abatement, with a primary focus on dry bed absorption. More than 3,000 installations worldwide testify to customer confidence in CS CLEAN SOLUTIONS' unique products and services. We continue to extend our competence to support developing markets such as the solar industry and photovoltaics as well as MEMS. The key elements which guarantee safety, reliability and ease of handling have been purpose-designed to meet the demands of tomorrow's advanced materials: CS CLEAN SOLUTIONS is a truly global company with research and development, manufacturing and marketing located in dedicated centers of competence located throughout Europe, Japan, USA, and the Far East.
CST Global (Compound Semiconductor Technologies Global Limited) is an independent, volume-producer of III-V compound semiconductors for the fabrication of photonics products. CST Global provides both a custom foundry service, as well a range of high-volume, standard laser products for the optical communications markets. We are an active partner in the UK and European Technology Consortium Programme. We work with leading companies around the world in the Telecommunications, GPON, Industrial, Defence and Healthcare markets
DISCO is a total solution provider for Dicing (Kiru), Grinding (Kezuru) and Polishing (Migaku) technologies. We manufacture and sell precision dicing, grinding, polishing machines and also dicing blades and grinding/polishing wheels. We are also providing ablation laser and stealth laser cutting, and plasma dicing solutions. Dicing Grinding Service and Camtek optical inspection service are available at our Munich office.
EAG Laboratories is the world’s leading independent provider of analytical services to the compound semiconductor materials, processing and manufacturing industry. Our global network of labs supports R&D, manufacturing and failure analysis, providing easy access to high value analytical services that enable rapid and effective problem solving and product development. Ask EAG. We Know How.
Electro Optics is Europe's original photonics title and multi-platform resource for anyone involved in the photonics industry. Readers have access to the latest technological developments, trends and opinions; independent, in-depth editorial content; and informed commentary and analysis. Electro Optics is published ten times a year in print and digital editions, and alongside two monthly newsletters, EO Newsline and EO Productline, is available at no cost to readers working or engaged in the photonics industry.
Epiluvac offers CVD reactors for Wide Band Gap (WBG) semiconductors (SiC/GaN/AlN etc). Applications include epitaxial growth of WBG semiconductors like silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) as well as emerging graphene and nanowire manufacturing. Our engineering team has decades of experience from research and development of CVD reactors and especially hot-wall CVD tools for SiC epitaxy. We are used to requirements for high temperatures, high vacuum and complex gas systems. Features offered are 200 mm capability, automatic hot wafer loading/unloading for high throughput and fine tuning of cell temperature for best possible uniformity. Epiluvac is based in Lund, Sweden.
EV Group (EVG) is a leading supplier of equipment and process solutions for the manufacture of semiconductors, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), compound semiconductors, power devices, and nanotechnology devices. Key products include wafer bonding, thin-wafer processing, lithography/nanoimprint lithography (NIL) and metrology equipment, as well as photoresist coaters, cleaners and inspection systems. Founded in 1980, EV Group services and supports an elaborate network of global customers and partners all over the world. More information about EVG is available at www.EVGroup.com
Fibre Systems is a trusted information source for the optical communications industry, aimed at component and subsystem vendors, network equipment manufacturers, planners, installers and system integrators, and operators and end-users of fibre-optic networks worldwide. Addressing the technologies, applications, business and regulatory issues that shape the fibre-optic systems market, Fibre Systems is published quarterly in print and digital editions, and alongside a monthly newsletter, FS Newsline, is available at no cost to readers working or engaged in the optical communications industry. Subscribe here: www.fibre-systems.com/subscribe
GoPhotonics.com is a website for the Photonics Industry. It is the largest searchable database of Photonics products on the internet. GoPhotonics have developed a product search tool for the industry enabling engineers to find products from the leading manufacturers by specifications. In addition to this, it also keep users up to date with the latest Industry news, new product releases and upcoming events.
The Institut für Mikroelektronik Stuttgart (IMS CHIPS) is a trust foundation under public law in Baden-Württemberg and concentrates on business-oriented research in silicon technology, nano structuring, customized circuits (ASIC) and image sensor technology. The research facility is partner to small and medium-scale companies in Baden-Württemberg in particular and cooperates with internationally-renowned semiconductor corporations and contractors. Headed by Professor Dr. Joachim Burghartz, around 100 highly-qualified employees and visiting researchers focus on microelectronics, micro system technology and nano structuring.
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Inspectrology’s IVS Overlay and CD Metrology System is the best COO metrology tool in Semiconductors, Compound Semiconductors, LED and MEMs fabs for the last 30 years.
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k-Space Associates, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of in situ, in-line, and ex situ metrology tools for the semiconductor, thin-film, and photovoltaic (PV) industries. Our tools are used for monitoring nearly all thin-film deposition processes, including MBE, MOCVD, PLD, PVD, sputtering, and evaporation. Incorporated in 1992 and driven to supply the best technical support in the industry, our tools are used worldwide in both research and full production monitoring of semiconductor, PV, thin-film deposition, annealing, and processing applications.
A global expert in electrical power and advanced materials, Mersen designs innovative solutions to address its clients’ specific needs and enable them to optimize their manufacturing performance. Mersen’s 6,400 employees operating in 35 countries provide purpose-designed solutions bespoke to customer requirements anywhere on the planet. Our material expertise on graphite, carbon/carbon composite, carbon insulation, flexible graphite and silicon carbide (SiC) gives us the possibility to engineer enhanced solutions for demanding applications such as industrial processes, aerospace, solar PV, semicon, LEDs, as well as in energy storage.
Suzhou Nanowin Science and Technology Co., Ltd (NANOWIN) ，founded in Suzhou Industry Park, China in 2007, is a high-tech company devoting to developing technologies to fabricate high-quality nitride semiconductor materials. NANOWIN's key advantage is unrivaled materials expertise, and owns essential patents in GaN substrate and growth technologies. NANOWIN offers standard and customized free-standing GaN substrate and GaN/sapphire templates with extra low dislocations densities, which are suitable for applications in high-power LED, blue and green LD, HEMTs, high-power electronic/electric devices. Our mission is bringing key values to the related industries, such as full color display, semiconductor lighting, communication, and renewable energy, and being a pioneer in the industry applications of nitride semiconductors.
Nouryon is a global specialty chemicals leader with a strong track record in safety, sustainability, and reliability. Nouryon is the new name of AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals.
Nouryon High Purity Metalorganics (HPMO) supplies metalorganic sources which are an essential ingredient for the semiconductor industry. We are specialized in the production of high purity metalorganics sources based on aluminum, indium, gallium, zinc and magnesium. Our products are used in a huge range of industrial and consumer products. These include lasers, solar cells, LED's and high mobility transistors for mobile phones.
Nouryon is recognized as the global leader metalorganics safety. Our proven success in safely handling hazardous materials is due to our long-term commitment to safety. We always place safety as our top priority.
Qorvo is a leading provider of core technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and aerospace/defence applications. Qorvo was formed following the merger of RFMD & TriQuint, and has more than 6,000 global employees dedicated to delivering solutions for everything that connects the world. Qorvo has the industry's broadest portfolio of products and core technologies; world-class ISO9001-, ISO 14001- and ISO/TS 16949-certiried manufacturing facilities; and is a DoD-accredited 'Trusted Source' (Category 1A) for GaAs; GaN and BAW products and services.
Revasum (pronounced re vôsəm) (“re” is for removal and “vasum” is Latin for equipment) is a new company headquartered in San Luis Obispo, California, providing premiere CMP and grinding technology to critical growth markets such as power, RF communications, LED, MEMS, solar, and other mobile applications. Our mission is built on a design philosophy of investing in new product development that is specifically targeted at these global markets, with the purpose of meeting the unique needs of the device makers in this high-tech space. Revasum offers new and certified refurbished systems for sale worldwide.
Sanan Integrated Circuit Co., Ltd. (Sanan IC) is China’s first 6-inch compound semiconductor wafer foundry, serving the microelectronics and photonics markets worldwide. The company was founded in 2014, and is based in Xiamen City in the Fujian Province of China, operating as a subsidiary of Sanan Optoelectronics Co., Ltd. (SSE: 600703). The company develops and provides GaAs, GaN, SiC, and InP foundry services with its state-of-the-art III-V compound semiconductor fabrication facilities. Certified to the ISO9001 international quality standard and ISO14001 environmental management standard, Sanan IC empowers the global community of RF, millimeter wave, filter, power electronics, and optical communications markets with its advanced process technology platform. Sanan IC: Dedicated to Drive Compound Semiconductor Innovation.
SEMI® connects over 2,000 member companies and 1.3 million professionals worldwide to advance the technology and business of electronics manufacturing. SEMI members are responsible for the innovations in materials, design, equipment, software, devices, and services that enable smarter, faster, more powerful, and more affordable electronic products. FlexTech and the MEMS & Sensors Industry Group (MSIG) are SEMI Strategic Association Partners, defined communities within SEMI focused on specific technologies. Since 1970, SEMI has built connections that have helped its members prosper, create new markets, and address common industry challenges together. SEMI maintains offices in Bangalore, Berlin, Brussels, Grenoble, Hsinchu, Seoul, Shanghai, Silicon Valley (Milpitas, Calif.), Singapore, Tokyo, and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.semi.org and follow SEMI on LinkedIn and Twitter.
Silvaco, Inc. is a leading EDA provider of software tools used for process and device development and for analog/mixed-signal, power IC and memory design. The portfolio also includes tools for power integrity sign off, reduction of extracted netlist, variation analysis and also production-proven intellectual property (IP) cores. Silvaco delivers a full TCAD-to-Signoff flow for vertical markets including: displays, power electronics, optical devices, radiation & soft error reliability, analog and HSIO design, library and memory design, advanced CMOS process and IP development. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and has a global presence with offices located in North America, Europe, Japan and Asia. For over 30 years, Silvaco has enabled its customers to bring superior products to market in the shortest time with reduced cost. Semiconductor fabs and design houses from around the globe have relied on Silvaco’s expertise to help develop the “technology behind the chip”. Silvaco’s mission is to help our customers accelerate the pace of technological innovation and their time to market while reducing their costs in developing the next-generation chips. We strive to understand our customers’ challenges so as to tailor the innovative products, services and support they need to succeed in their technology development and productivity goals. Since its founding in 1984, Silvaco has grown to become the largest privately held EDA company and continues to grow consistently on the strength of its excellent products, support and service. An interesting part of its history is that Silvaco was a temporary name to represent Silicon Valley Company. In retrospect, the company has been a shining example of the innovative valley culture and strives to continue this legacy.
Sino Nitride Semiconductor Co., Ltd. is a national high-tech enterprise. It specializes in the third generation of semiconductor materials as well as the R&D of related equipment, with Dongguan photoelectric Research Institute of Peking University as its strategic partner. It launches the industrialization of GaN substrates in China. The aims of Sino Nitride Semiconductor Co., Ltd. are to promote the industrialization of upstream, mid-stream and downstream technologies and to create an international and large-scale scientific research manufacturing base for semiconductor materials based on substrate materials and key equipment.
ULVAC GmbH offers solutions for compound semiconductor (CS) processes covering equipment and technologies for SiC and GaN power devices and LED. For CS, ULVAC offers production tools for high temperature ion implanting, activation annealing, oxidation, carbon cap sputtering, SiC trench- and via etching, GaN and AlGaN etching with high selectivity and ashing/strip processes. For LED, ULVAC offers production tools for the etching of PSS and GaN; sputtering of DBR, low temperature SiO2, AlN, GaN, new Cu alloy pad electrode to reduce Au; C2C evaporation system for metallization, Vapor-Deposition-Polymerisation for encapsulation. All ULVAC products are supported by its local sales and service networks.
VEM is a leading manufacturer of high-quality, thin film deposition materials used in the semiconductor, wireless, photonics, LED, data storage, aerospace & defense and life sciences markets. Headquartered in Silicon Valley with over 30 years of experience, VEM serves over 300 customers globally and has a track record for providing outstanding service and support. From cutting edge R&D needs to large production requirements,VEM offers a full range of product and service solutions. Our product portfolio, ranging from high-purity PVD sputtering targets to evaporation materials spans the periodic table and we have an experienced technical team developing innovative new products. Our specialty materials include Au, Pt, Pd, Al, AlSiCu, AlCu, Cu, Ti, Ni,Ta, Nb, WSi, MoSi, NiPt, TiAl and WTi – in all shapes and sizes with purities to 99.9999%. VEM also provides in-house target bonding, backing plates, crucible liners, precious metal reclamation, shield cleaning and additional value-added solutions.
VEM is ISO 9001:2008 certified.
Veeco's process equipment solutions enable the manufacture of LEDs, flexible OLED displays, power electronics, hard drives, MEMS and wireless chips. We are the market leader in MOCVD, MBE, Ion Beam and other advanced thin film process technologies. Our high performance systems drive innovation in energy efficiency, consumer electronics and network storage and allow our customers to maximise productivity and achieve lower cost of ownership.