Indium Corporation Technical Support Engineer Kim Flanagan shared her expertise at the SMTA Space Coast Expo & Tech Forum on January 18 in Melbourne, Fla.

Flanagan’s presentation, Solder Preforms—New Applications, New Shapes, and All New Ideas, detailed the versatility of the solder preform, including unique characteristics that enable multiple functionalities and an endless variety of applications in numerous industries.

Flanagan provides technical support and guidance related to process steps, equipment, techniques, and materials to customers. In addition, she delivers technical training to staff and industry partners. Flanagan was introduced to Indium Corporation through the company’s summer college internship program, working in the Quality Department. She remained with Indium Corporation as a part-time Quality Engineering Technician while she finished her bachelor’s degree in Physics from Le Moyne College in December 2016.

Indium Corporation is a premier materials manufacturer and supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, 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, the company has global technical support and factories located in China, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA.

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