Journal August 2022

This Journal contains the technical papers and presentations from the PCMI 2022 Educational Webinars and Spring Technical Conference held in Cologne, Germany from May 8 – 12, 2022.
  • Exploring the Different Etchants Used in the PCM Industry  –  David Allen | Emeritus Professor | Cranfield University | UK and Peter Jefferies | Technical Consultant | Heatric, Division of Meggitt | UK
  • Solvent Extraction of Dissolved Nickel and Chromium from Spent Ferric Chloride Etchants – Peter Jefferies | Technical Consultant | Heatric, Division of Meggitt | UK and David Allen | Emeritus Professor | Cranfield University | UK
  • Strengthening the Weakest Links in the PCM Process Chain: #4. Factors Affecting Photoresist Adhesion – David Allen | Emeritus Professor | Cranfield University | UK
  • How Contact Angle Measurements Can Help To Optimize Photoresist Adhesion – Dr. Daniel Frese | Applications & Science | KRÜSS Surface Science Center | UK
  • Automation of Prefabrication of the Etching Process – Steffen Herz | CEO | Ätztechnik Herz GmbH & Co Kg | DE
  • High Resolution Direct Laser Processing for Surface Functionalization and Micro Drilling  – Dr. Arnold Gillner | Managing Director Fraunhofer Group Light and Surfaces | Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology | DE
  • Beyond State-of-Art: A Case Study on the Industrial Production of Iron Nickel Ultra-Thin Foils for Etching Applications – Thomas Wegler | Mgr. Dev. Quality Precision Strip | Zapp Precision Metals GmbH | DE
  • Pulsed Electrochemical Machining: A New Process Line for the Fabrication of Complex Microstructured Tools – Monika Saumer | Microsystems Technology | University of Applied Sciences | DE
  • Reclamation Opportunities/Secondary Markets for By-Products – David Allen | Emeritus Professor | Cranfield University | UK
  • Spent Iron Chloride Handling At Chimimetal – Davide Toson | Plant Manager | Chimimetal SRL | IT
  • Group Discussion | How Have You Adapted to the New Business Environment