Indium Corporation announces the promotion of Ed Briggs to Senior Technical Support Engineer.

Briggs provides technical support to customers in Eastern Canada and the Southeastern United States and has earned a high level of regard from both his customers and his colleagues. Additionally, he has developed a particular expertise in surface-mount technology as it relates to reflow profiling, which is particularly valuable to Indium Corporation’s global customers.

Briggs joined Indium Corporation in 1990, and has held a variety of positions in production and technical support. He is a Surface Mount Technology Association-certified process engineer. He earned his associate degree in chemical technology from Mohawk Valley Community College, where he received the Douglas J. Bauer Award for Excellence in Chemistry; he earned his Six Sigma Green Belt from Dartmouth College. Briggs has authored a number of technical papers and has presented at technical conferences throughout North America. He resides in Herkimer, N.Y.

Indium Corporation is a premier materials manufacturer and supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, solar, thin-film and thermal management markets. Products include solders, preforms, and fluxes; brazes; sputtering targets; indium, gallium, and germanium metals and inorganic compounds; and NanoFoil®. Founded in 1934, Indium has global technical support and factories located in China, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA.

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