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Address: 111 Business Park Drive, Utica, NY 13502
Jim is a Manufacturing Engineer for Indium Corporation, supporting Indium’s engineered solder materials. He is responsible for providing engineering support for the manufacturing cells at our Business Park facility, which includes interfacing with product management, quality, and sales. He helps identify and implement process improvements by providing insight and expertise on how Indium Corporation’s products are used and how they perform.
Jim joined Indium Corporation in 2005 as an Applications Engineer for semiconductor packaging materials. Most recently, he was an Applications Engineer for solar assembly products and NanoFoil®. Jim has presented at industry organizations and technical seminars globally, and has authored technical papers and blog posts on a number of topics, including thermal management, semiconductor grade flux technology, solder materials testing, and sputtering target bonding.
Prior to joining Indium Corporation, Jim was a Mechanical Engineer at Fiber Instrument Sales where he designed and patented a new fiber optic sensor. He also redesigned a fiber optic cleaver to lower production costs while providing longer service life and lower splice attenuation.
Jim has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering technology from the State University of New York’s Institute of Technology. In his spare time he studies philosophy and enjoys learning techniques of homesteading.
Jim Hisert's Technical Documents
Jim Hisert's Blog Posts
I found this to be a good introduction to the fundamentals of hand soldering - and I think you will too. Please pass this along to the creative people you know that may want to learn how to solder!
Indium is 4 times softer than lead – and at least an order of magnitude softer than most solder alloys.
From One Engineer to Another®
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