- Zephyr Photonics Launches Fab and Foundry Unit
ZEPHYR COVE, Nev., Jan. 11, 2013 — Zephyr Photonics Inc., a manufacturer of photonic solutions for defense and industrial applications, has launched a Semiconductor Fabrication and Foundry Services (SFFS) business unit.
Among Zephyr Photonics’ resources is the 10,000-sq-ft cleanroom at its Zephyr Cove facility, which includes a variety of growth, processing, testing and production equipment. The facility is accredited by the Defense Microelectronics Activity (DMEA) as a US Trusted optoelectronics foundry and integrated circuit supplier, and is ITAR-compliant and ISO 9001:2008-certified.
“Our Semiconductor Fabrication and Foundry Services business unit was formed to match the growing demands of fabless semiconductor companies and semiconductor companies with our growth, fabrication, testing and production capabilities,” said CEO Dr. Tom Steding.
The company’s SFFS is now fully operational and ready for customer engagements.
For more information, visit: www.zephyrphotonics.com
- A sub-field of photonics that pertains to an electronic device that responds to optical power, emits or modifies optical radiation, or utilizes optical radiation for its internal operation. Any device that functions as an electrical-to-optical or optical-to-electrical transducer. Electro-optic often is used erroneously as a synonym.
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