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Robert Ploessl

Robert Ploessl

Manager of Marketing and Technology Assessment and Product Manager, Compounds

Indium Corporation
Phone: +1 (315) 853-4900
Address: 34 Robinson Rd., Clinton, NY USA 13323


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Robert Ploessl is Manager of Marketing and Technology Assessment and Product Manager for Indium Corporation's indium (In), germanium (Ge), gallium (Ga), and tin (Sn) compounds. He provides product support to customers around the globe across a wide range of high-tech industries.

Robert joined the company in 2010. He has an MBA from the S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University and a PhD in Physics from the University of Regensburg in Germany. For his Ph.D. he investigated magnetic materials for data storage applications.

After his MBA, Robert worked at Corning Incorporated in several roles that included product line management, corporate venture capital investing, and technology assessment. He also worked at Siemens as an engineer on silicon process technology, mainly on DRAM integrated circuits.

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Innovations For the Factory Floor: Indium Trichloride Type H

27 Jun 2018 by Robert Ploessl [view bio]

Indium Corporation responds to an industry request and develops indium trichloride with a high enough density to allow it to fit into one bottle, dramatically simplifying the process for operators. 

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Innovations for the Factory Floor: the Creation of EZ-Pour®

21 Jun 2018 by Robert Ploessl [view bio]

Learn how EZ-Pour® has changed and simplified the process for using gallium trichloride from a multi-step process to a simple glove box environment.

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Better color in TV sets -- and why Indium Acetate plays an important role

23 May 2016 by Robert Ploessl [view bio]

Indium Acetate is the precursor for In-containing quantum dots which enable TVs and displays with larger colour spaces, especially more vibrant red colors. Indium Corporation provides Indium Acetate in a variety of product varieties.

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