Indium Corporation’s Tim Jensen, Product Manager – PCB Assembly Materials, will give a tutorial at SMTA International (SMTAi) on October 14, in Fort Worth, Texas.

Jensen’s tutorial, Soldering Technology for SMT: Achieving High Yields and Reliability, discusses solder materials, components, and PCBs to help attendees understand the importance of each in attaining an electronics product that meets current and future legislative restrictions. Additionally, a detailed discussion will include process optimization and defect elimination in the assembly process.

For more information about SMTA International, or to register for Jensen’s tutorial, visit www.smta.org/smtai.

Jensen is an SMTA-certified process engineer. He earned his bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Clarkson University. He has spent over 15 years working with customers to troubleshoot and optimize SMT process lines, and solving issues such as head-in-pillow, graping, and QFN voiding. Through his direct work on hundreds of SMT lines, he understands each customer’s unique requirements and readily shares his expertise by authoring technical papers and writing for technical publications. He also participates actively in several IPC standards development committees.

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.

For more information about Indium Corporation, visit www.indium.com or email abrown@indium.com.