Indium Corporation announced that Dave Sbiroli, Applications Development Program Manager, has won the company's Silver Quill Award for best paper or presentation for 2006. His technical presentation was entitled "Pb-Free Reworkable No-flow Underfill Voiding and Cross Sections Analysis". Dave delivered this data-driven presentation at Continental Automotive in Seguin, Texas in June 2006. Indium's Silver Quill award was developed to encourage individuals to author technical reports, presentations, articles, and books, and to honor the most effective works. Points are awarded for the quality of the work, and for the region and market the work addresses. Other local award winners include: Jim Hisert, Paul Socha, Mario Scalzo, Eric Bastow, and Ed Briggs. Dave is a graduate of SUNY Institute of Technology with a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology. He is an SMTA-Certified Engineer and a Dartmouth Six-Sigma Green Belt. He has worked at Indium Corporation for 14 years. Dave lives in Frankfort, NY. Indium Corporation is a four-time Frost & Sullivan Award-winning supplier of electronics assembly materials, including solder pastes, solder preforms, fluxes, Pb-Free solder alloys, underfill materials, die-attach materials, and more. The company is also the world's premiere supplier of commercial grade and high-purity indium. Factories are located in the USA, the United Kingdom, Singapore, and China. Founded in 1934, the company is ISO 9001 registered. For more information about Indium Corporation visit or email