Indium Corporation's Senior Technologist, Ronald C. Lasky, Ph.D. PE, is presenting at the Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) Capital Vendor Day Expo & Technical Forum September 21, 2010, at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab in Laurel, Maryland, USA.

Dr. Lasky will be presenting two sessions:

  • Understanding and Solving the Head-in-Pillow Defect
  • 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

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.

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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.

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