Saint Denis, France (PRWEB) March 18, 2010
Technic is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Jérôme Daviot as European Research and Development Manager for its advanced Semiconductor and Solar products.
Dr. Daviot has previously served as R&D Technology Leader with DuPont EKC Technology, on assignment at IMEC (Belgium) working on development, optimization and promotion of novel Post Cu-CMP cleaning formulations for conventional and advanced Cu dual damascene technologies.
In his previous position as Operation/Quality Control manager with a French spin off of CEA (French Atomic Energy Institute), Dr. Daviot focused on developing and scaling novel wet copper seed concept and copper direct fill formulations.
As an R&D chemist at the DuPont EKC technology ltd (Scotland), Dr. Daviot worked on developing innovative cleaning approaches such as Advanced Aqueous Cleaners (AAC™), novel Photo Resist strippers, and techniques such as Supercritical CO2.
After receiving his Chemical Engineering Science degree from ENSCMu, France, he went on to obtain his Ph.D. degree in physico-chemistry for his research on the Design of organic inhibitors for metal corrosion in Resist cleaners from the University of Strathclyde at Glasgow (Scotland).
“Dr Daviot presents exceptional experience in advanced R&D and brings a very accomplished management background to Technic. We look forward to Jerome’s contributions and participation in our rapidly growing presence in Solar and Semiconductor technologies.” –Steve Schaefer, Vice President, Global Business Operations
Technic, Inc. is a US based, private, financially strong corporation. For over 65 years, Technic has been a global supplier of specialty chemicals, custom finishing equipment, engineered powders, and analytical control systems to the electronic component, printed circuit board, semiconductor, photovoltaic, industrial finishing and decorative industries.