Info
Info
News Article

Plasma-Therm And Trymax Partner On Resist Ashing Products

News

Agreement gives Plasma-Therm exclusive rights to distribute all of Trymax's NEO products for ashing applications

Plasma-Therm LLC and Trymax Semiconductor Equipment BV have entered into a distribution agreement for North America. The agreement gives Plasma-Therm exclusive rights to distribute all of Trymax's NEO products for ashing applications.

Trymax's NEO products for ashing/etching and de-scum serve the semiconductor industry for 150mm, 200mm and 300mm substrates. Plasma-Therm's bridge tools can process multiple different substrate types like Si, GaAs, SiC, LiN, LiT, eWLB and Taiko wafers from R&D to high volume markets.

Plasma-Therm and Trymax say that they can now address all ashing, polymer removal and dry cleaning applications in the served markets, for all wafer sizes including 12 inches. Also, that the alliance will provide a full set of stripping technologies to customers in North America, from low temperature at 50degC to high strip rate at higher temperature.

"Partnering with Trymax allows Plasma-Therm to offer resist strip and ashing products which complement well our existing High Denisty Radical Flux (HDRF) technology which targets polymer removal and low damage surface treatment" commented Yannick Pilloux, business development manager at Plasma-Therm.

"The agreement with Plasma-Therm is a critical component to our North American expansion strategy," said Ludo Vandenberk, Executive Vice President of Trymax Semiconductor Equipment. "By combining forces with Plasma-Therm, we are able to better serve US. Front-end, MEMS and Back-end manufacturers with solutions that span the ashing and non-critical etch process steps. We are eager to get started serving our customers with the competitive advantages that our technologies can offer.''



AngelTech Live III: Join us on 12 April 2021!

AngelTech Live III will be broadcast on 12 April 2021, 10am BST, rebroadcast on 14 April (10am CTT) and 16 April (10am PST) and will feature online versions of the market-leading physical events: CS International and PIC International PLUS a brand new Silicon Semiconductor International Track!

Thanks to the great diversity of the semiconductor industry, we are always chasing new markets and developing a range of exciting technologies.

2021 is no different. Over the last few months interest in deep-UV LEDs has rocketed, due to its capability to disinfect and sanitise areas and combat Covid-19. We shall consider a roadmap for this device, along with technologies for boosting its output.

We shall also look at microLEDs, a display with many wonderful attributes, identifying processes for handling the mass transfer of tiny emitters that hold the key to commercialisation of this technology.

We shall also discuss electrification of transportation, underpinned by wide bandgap power electronics and supported by blue lasers that are ideal for processing copper.

Additional areas we will cover include the development of GaN ICs, to improve the reach of power electronics; the great strides that have been made with gallium oxide; and a look at new materials, such as cubic GaN and AlScN.

Having attracted 1500 delegates over the last 2 online summits, the 3rd event promises to be even bigger and better – with 3 interactive sessions over 1 day and will once again prove to be a key event across the semiconductor and photonic integrated circuits calendar.

So make sure you sign up today and discover the latest cutting edge developments across the compound semiconductor and integrated photonics value chain.

REGISTER FOR FREE

VIEW SESSIONS

Info
×
Search the news archive

To close this popup you can press escape or click the close icon.
×
Logo
×
Register - Step 1

You may choose to subscribe to the Compound Semiconductor Magazine, the Compound Semiconductor Newsletter, or both. You may also request additional information if required, before submitting your application.


Please subscribe me to:

 

You chose the industry type of "Other"

Please enter the industry that you work in:
Please enter the industry that you work in:
 
X
Info
X
Info
{taasPodcastNotification}
Live Event