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Boone Newspapers Chooses alfaQuest Technologies and Southern Lithoplate for Affordable Conversion from Analog to Digital Publishing

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. - Boone Newspapers, Inc. has implemented a new digital prepress workflow built around the Esprit violet platesetter from alfaQuest Technologies, Inc. and Southern Lithoplate violet printing plates. The newspaper company installed the computer-to-plate (CtP) system at the Alexander City Outlook in Alexander City, Ala. I want to say how happy I am with the Esprit platemaker...

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Lithography Equipment

Two CIPPI Awards for Ten Brink / Hooiberg Haasbeek

Dutch KBA Rapida 106 user lands a double at CIP4 International Print Production Innovation (CIPPI) Awards The CIP4 International Print Production Innovation (CIPPI) Awards are amongst the most coveted in the print media industry, and following on from 2007 and 2008, this year a KBA sheetfed customer once again stood on the winners' rostrum. Dutch printer Ten Brink / Hooiberg Haasbeek, which is...

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Heat Treatment Equipment

Ultratech Receives Significant Multi-System, Follow-On Laser Spike Anneal Order from Large Foundry in Asia

LSA100A Systems to Support 45-nm Production Ramp SAN JOSE, Calif. - Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography and laser-processing systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), today announced that a large foundry in Asia has placed a significant multi-system, follow-on order for its laser spike anneal (LSA) tools. Ultratech's...

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Lithography Equipment

Soft UV Nanoimprint Lithography allows pattern features to 12.5 nm.

Based on UV-NIL systems, Soft Molecular Scale Nanoimprint Lithography (SMS-NIL) technology enables ultra-high-resolution patterning of features down to 12.5 nm on large-area surfaces. Soft working stamp process allows full-area nanoimprints and optically aligned UV-NIL on existing EVG equipment. While stamp and imprinting can be processed on same tool without additional processing steps, soft...

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Lithography Equipment

Computer-to-Plate Printer suits small and medium print shops.

Based on Epson Stylus® Pro 7900 printer with 24 in. wide format, Epson Stylus Pro 7900CTP includes plate curing device, EFI® Computer-to-Plate RIP software package, and plate guide attachment. DirectPlate Aluminum technology enables true aluminum lithographic printing press plates to be created using Epson UltraChrome® HDR inks, and each plate can be used to produce up to 20,000...

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Lithography Equipment

Lithography System optimizes mask integrity.

Designed to address challenges of mask manufacturing of 193i Optical Immersion and Extreme Ultraviolet Lithography, MaskTrack Pro Bake/Develop brings together ASonic® develop technology with Post-Exposure Bake regime for CD uniformity matching, crucial to sub 22 nm DPT production. Designed to equalize develop rate, independent of feature size and pattern loading, ASonic approach minimizes...

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Mask Aligners

Dedicated Lithography System meets LED industry needs.

Used for production of high-brightness light emitting diodes (HB-LEDs), MA100e Gen2 Automatic Mask Aligner processes wafers up to 4 in. and enables throughput of 145 wafers/hr. High-intensity exposure optics and pre-alignment options minimize process time, while functionalities such as proximity exposure for high resolution down to 2.5 Â-µm maximize yield. All together, functionality helps...

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Lithography Equipment

Maskless Lithography System offer resolutions to 1 micron.

Available with optimized optics and precision stages, SF-100 XCEL (5 micron resolution) and SF-100 XPRESS (1 micron resolution) are based on maskless photolithography technology that utilizes Smart Filter technology. Latter incorporates micro-optical techniques to project master images directly onto silicon wafers; diverse substrate materials - quartz, ceramics, metals and plastics; and photomask...

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UV-NIL Step and Repeat System is designed for accuracy.

UV-nanoimprint lithography (UV-NIL) step and repeat system, EVG770 Gen II NIL Stepper, incorporates abilities that promote process reliability, accuracy, and pattern fidelity at decreasing feature densities. While vacuum imprinting on spun-on polymer layer eliminates defect issues caused by trapped air bubbles, optical sensors align stamp and wafer into perfect parallelism for contact-free wedge...

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Intelligent Micro Patterning Showcases Two New Products at Transducers '09

The SF-100 XCEL and SF-100 XTEND Intelligent Micro Patterning, LLC, St. Petersburg, Florida, announced today two new products to add to its product line, the SF-100 XCEL and SF-100 XTEND. Both systems are unique, maskless photolithography systems that utilize patented Smart Filter technology, exclusively licensed by Intelligent Micro Patterning, LLC from the University of South Florida. Smart...

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