Indium Corporation announces that several company technologists have earned their designation as SMTA-Certified Process Engineers, further expanding the largest SMTA-certified engineering team in the industry.

Joining the more than 30 Indium Corporation engineers who have earned the SMTA Certification are:

  • Joe Bahou, Technical Sales Support Engineer, Western USA
  • Erin Costello, Research Technician
  • Maria Durham, Technical Support Engineer, Semiconductor and Advanced Assembly Materials
  • Derrick Herron, Technical Support Engineer
  • Joanna Keck, Research Technician
  • Miguel Mendoza, Applications Engineer
  • Adam Murling, Technical Support Engineer
  • Brook Sandy-Smith, Technical Support Engineer for PCB Assembly Materials

SMTA Certification is a unique program, sponsored by the Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA), which recognizes and certifies competence across the entire SMT assembly process at an engineering level. This certification is one of the global electronics assembly industry's most respected validations of process excellence.

In addition to its large team of SMTA-certified engineers, Indium Corporation's Dr. Ronald C. Lasky, Senior Technologist, and Iván Castellanos, Technical Services Manager – Latin America, are SMTA-certified instructors. These instructors have extensive experience conducting and supporting the SMTA's training programs in the U.S., Central and South America, and Asia.

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

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