Indium Corporation's Senior Technologist, Ronald C. Lasky, Ph.D. PE, is presenting at the Austin Expo and Technical Forum, sponsored by the Central Texas Electronics Association, October 7, 2010, at the Norris Conference Center in Austin, Texas USA. The Central Texas Electronics Association is affiliated with both the Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) and the International Microelectronics and Packaging Society (IMAPS).

Dr. Lasky's presentation is entitled: Establishing a High-Yield, Pb-free Process, including Ultra Fine Pitch Printing for Passives and CSPs.

Dr. Lasky, holder of the prestigious SMTA Founder's Award, is a world-renown process expert and an Instructional Professor at Dartmouth College. He has over 25 years of experience in electronics and optoelectronic packaging and assembly. He has authored or edited five books and numerous technical papers and holds several patent disclosures. Dr. Lasky also authors a technology blog which can be found at www.indium.com/drlasky.

The SMTA membership is an international network of professionals who build skills, share practical experience, and develop solutions in electronic assembly technologies, including microsystems, emerging technologies, and related business operations. For more information, or to register for the conference, visit www.smta.org.

IMAPS is the largest society dedicated to the advancement and growth of microelectronics and electronics packaging. IMAPS produces numerous publications, workshops, international conferences, professional development courses, and exhibitions bringing together the entire microelectronics supply chain. For more information, visit www.imaps.org.

Indium Corporation is a premier materials supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, solar, thin film and thermal management markets. Products include solders, preforms, and fluxes; brazes; sputter targets; indium, gallium, and germanium chemicals and sourcing; and Reactive 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.