Alpha to Present on Flexible Printed and Hybrid Electronics at 2018FLEX


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Alpha Assembly Solutions is presenting at the upcoming 2018FLEX Conference taking place from February 12-15 in Monterey, California.

Rahul Raut, Director of Strategy & Technology Acquisition for Alpha, will present a technical paper on the Development of a Fully Integrated, Compatible, Materials Stack for Flexible Printed Electronics.  Mr. Raut will present a holistic view of the materials aspect for the Printed Electronics Ecosystem, and specifically highlight FPE building blocks being developed from an integrated perspective.

Bawa Singh, Alpha’s Executive Vice President of Technology, will present on Novel Low Temperature Materials as Key Enablers of Flexible Hybrid Electronics.  Dr. Singh will explore the challenges and limitations of current generation Flexible Hybrid Electronics and present the use of novel low temperature solders and high reliability alloys to address the incumbent’s shortcomings for assembly of a wide array of flexible substrates and low temperature components.

Both Mr. Raut & Dr. Singh have been leading the product innovation and development at Alpha Assembly Solutions, a part of the MacDermid Performance Solutions group of businesses, to bring leading edge, next generation materials & processing technologies that enable flexible and high reliability products in emerging sectors of the electronics industry.

About SEMI

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, the Fab Owners Alliance (FOA) and MEMS & Sensors Industry Group (MSIG) are SEMI Strategic Association Partners, defined communities within SEMI focused on specific technologies.

About Alpha Assembly Solutions

Alpha Assembly Solutions, a MacDermid Performance Solutions Business, is the global leader in the development, manufacturing and sales of innovative specialty materials used in a wide range of industry segments, including electronics assembly, power electronics, die attach, LED lighting, photovoltaics, semiconductor packaging, automotive, flexible & printed electroncis and others.

With a unique global presence in over 30 locations throughout the Asia Pacific, Americas and Europe regions, Alpha supplies a full line of ALPHA electronics assembly material products, including Solder Paste, Exactalloy® Solder Preforms, Cored Solder Wire Solder, Wave Soldering Fluxes, Bar Solder Alloys, and Stencils.  It offers die attach product technologies to the power electronics segment in its Argomax, Atrox and Fortibond brands.

For the LED segment, Alpha offers its Lumet products covering applications from die attach to systems assembly in the LED manufacturing process.  Alpha also offers product technologies for the Photovoltaic segment, including high performance liquid fluxes and solder alloys for producing standard ribbon and bus bar, as well as, solder pastes, cored wire, conductive adhesives and preforms for use in PV module assembly. Also, Alpha’s Advanced Materials unit is the leader in electronic polymers and solder materials for semiconductor packaging applications. 

Since its founding in 1872, Alpha has been committed to developing and manufacturing the highest quality specialty materials.  For more information, click here.   

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