Indium Corporation has announced the expansion of its solar engineering team with the appointment of Clark Scharett and Justin Weiler as Manufacturing Process Engineers. Clark is based at Indium's new facility in the Utica Business Park, Utica, NY, and Justin is based at Indium's Robinson Road manufacturing facility in Clinton, NY.
Clark Scharett joins Indium's Solar Copper Tabbing team, supporting process development, equipment selection and installation, and high-volume commercialization initiatives. He brings to Indium more than 16 years experience as a senior project engineer and plant engineer. He most recently served as Manufacturing Engineer with Goodrich Corporation in Rome, NY, USA.
Clark has expertise in both design and installation of a wide range of manufacturing and facility equipment, as well as in manufacturing process optimization. He has associates' degrees in English and Science and a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Technology. He is currently pursuing a master's degree in Advanced Technology at the State University of New York Institute of Technology.
Justin Weiler is responsible for solar rotatable and planar target manufacturing, including process development and optimization and new technology research. Prior to joining Indium he was an Engineering Analyst with Critical Imaging, LLC, and also has been involved in research focused on alternative energy modeling and simulation.
Justin holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology and a master's degree in Aerospace Engineering from Georgia Tech.
"Clark and Justin are powerful additions to our expanding solar photovoltaic engineering and production operations," stated Wayne Hosey, Vice President of Operations for Indium Corporation. "Their expertise further enhances Indium's ability to support solar cell manufacturers across the globe through R&D, technical support, and secure high-volume supplies of indium and gallium."
Indium Corporation is a premiere materials supplier to the global electronics assembly, semiconductor fabrication and packaging, solar photovoltaic, and thermal management markets. Founded in 1934, the company offers a broad range of products, services, and technical support focused on advanced materials science. With facilities in the PRC, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA, the company is a five-time Frost & Sullivan Award winner and registered to ISO-9001.