ESREF 2016 



34 companies presented their newest products and achievements within the electronics manufacturing chain from material supply, semiconductor and component manufacturing, packaging and assembly, service and instrumentation providers, system supply up to global OEMs.  


 ESREF 2016 Exhibtion Area Groundfloor




Zurich Instruments Ltd - Booth 1
Zurich Instruments makes lock-in amplifiers and phase-locked loops that have revolutionized instrumentation in the high-frequency and ultra-high-frequency ranges by combining frequency-domain tools and time-domain tools within each product. This reduces the complexity of laboratory setups, thus removing sources of potential problems and so allows researchers to focus on their experiments. The new MFLI instrument for low-frequencies makes these advantages available to a wider range of users.
PVA TePla Analytical Systems GmbH - Booth 2
PVA TePla Analytical Systems GmbH, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 Discover the world of Scanning Acoustic Microscopy
The unique characteristic of Scanning Acoustic Microscopy is its ability to non-destructively examine the interior of opaque materials with the resolution of optical light microscopy. New ways of thinking and visionary ideas are behind our successful concepts of trend-setting scanning acoustic microscopy technologies. In almost all fields of modern science and technology the demands for innovative, advanced solutions for non-destructive imaging with scanning acoustic microscopy have increased. PVA TePla Analytical Systems develops, produces and delivers scanning acoustic microscopes. Our unique transducers with frequencies from 3 to 2000 MHz extend imaging and analytical resolution beyond previously achievable limits. PVA Tepla Analytical Systems GmbH works successfully on the development and production of next generation scanning acoustic microscope.
Checkpoint Technologies, Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 Checkpoint Technologies is the world leader in optical based semiconductor failure analysis, fault isolation and circuit debugging.  Checkpoint’s LSM and emission tools lead the market in sensitivity and Resolution.
Hamamatsu Photonics - Booth 4



 Hamamatsu, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016

Hamamatsu Photonics is a worldwide leading manufacturer of opto-electronic components and systems. Among others we offer sensors and systems for spectroscopy (including
ultra fast), scientific-grade cameras, beam monitoring solutions, photon counting detectors and systems, photomultipliers, photodiodes, IR detectors.

Products for the ESREF: Systems for failure localisation on integrated circuits based on emission microscopy (EMMI), laser based techniques (OBIRCH, OBIC, SDL, EOP)  and lock-in thermography techniques (LIT)  

Kleindiek Nanotechnik -  Booth 5

 Kleindiek Nanotechnik, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016

Kleindiek Nanotechnik is a young, customer oriented high-tech company. With an innovative and powerful driving concept we are entering new space in micro- and nano-positioning. Due to miniaturisation in semiconductor technology, optics, micro-mechanics, medicine, gene- and bio-technology, highly precise positioning techniques are becoming increasingly important. Our products meet and exceed customer's requirements, offering them a new level of precision. Our customer-driven approach is focused on providing complete and innovative solutions for each of our market segments: researchers, industrial customers and enterprises. Our product develop-ment philosophy is the direct solution of the specific underlying problem. The simplicity, homogeneity and harmony of our designs guarantee maximum manoeuvrability and highest resolution while maintaining the smallest outer dimensions.

Imina Technologies SA -  Booth 6
Imina Technologies, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 Imina Technologies SA designs, manufactures and distributes complete lines of robotics solutions for electron and light microscopes. Using on a novel mobile motion technology, our robots for microscopes combine nanometer resolution of positioning, unprecedented ease-of-use and flexibility. Their ultra compact design provides high stability ensuring steady pose over long measurement sequence, while preventing sample damages. Our robots can be easily integrated onto optics based investigation tools or inside a SEM for micro- or nano-probing investigations. Overall, this enables FA Engineers to quickly gather data to understand the failure cause.
Sector Technologies -  Booth 7
Sector Technologies - Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 SECTOR TECHNOLOGIES is a European Company providing Sales and Maintenance Services on high tech Equipments for the
Semiconductor and Electronics laboratories. It proposes to its Customers a very large product portfolio for digital and power
semiconductors devices but also for electronic parts and board assemblies:
• Emission microscopy tools, Laser Scanning Microscopes and Laser Voltage Imaging
• Nanoprobing equipments
• Lockin Thermography and Infrared camera systems
• Circuit Modification tool by Focus Ion Beam
• 3D Xray tomography and microscopy
• Terahertz TDR systems
• Electrical test equipments
• Chemical and Laser decapsulation tools
EO Elektronen-Optik-Service GmbH - Booth 8
EO Elektronen-Optik-Service GmbH, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 The EO Elektronen-Optik-Service GmbH has been known as a reliable and expert partner in sales and service of high-quality SEMs, FIB-SEMs, analysis and preparation systems for 35 years now. EO is the general agency and service base for several manufacturers such as TESCAN (SEMs), Cressington (coating systems), Technoorg Linda (ion mills) or Nanomechanics (nanoindenters) in German speaking countries and beyond. Our aim as an independent sales and service company is to offer our customers innovative and technically sophisticated equipment – like the TESCAN FERA or XEIA Xenon Plasma (UHR) FIB-SEM with 50x faster milling rate compared to conventional FIB-SEMs.
Allied High Tech Products - Booth 9
Allied High Tech, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016

Technology for a Materials World

For more than 30 years, Allied has offered customers superior quality products for metallographic sample preparation and analysis, experienced technical assistance, and warm, friendly service. Our measure of success has always been your complete satisfaction.

Mesoscope - Booth 10
Mesoscope, Exhibitor ESREF 2016

MESOSOCPE Technology is Nano Scale Probe Tip maker that has capability to manufacture the most advanced tips in the world.

Following as MESOSCOPE Technical road map and requesting from customers.
MESOSCOPE starts to provide 35nm tip since 2011
MESOSCOPE provides 20nm to one of the leading semiconductor companies since 2012 in Taiwan.
MESOSCOPE provides the most advanced 10nm & 5nm Nano-Scale probe tips since 2013.
MESOSCOPE develops Ultra CR5 for below 5nm device measurement since 2014.
MESOSCOPE provides CR10 and CR5 for 10nm and 7nm devices measurement since 2015.
MESOSCOPE will develop the most advanced CR2nm probe tip for below 5nm devices since 2016.

MESOSOCPE is now the leading Nano-Scale probe tip and un-traditional probe tip designer and manufacturing provider in the world.

John P. Kummer GmbH - Booth 11-13
John P. Kummer - Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 The John P. Kummer Group has served as a specialist distributor of instruments, used in the manufacturing of semiconductors, for several decades. Taking advantage of our long established relationships within the worldwide Industry, we bring the newest and most technologically advanced products to the European Microelectronics Community.
The focus of John P. Kummer Group combines equipment for failure analysis, reliability testing and process tools as well as specialty adhesives for use in advanced technology applications.
The fields of product applications are various as semiconductor, hybrids microelectronics, circuit/electronic assembly, medical devices and optical materials.
XYZTEC bv - Booth 14
XYZTEC bv, Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 XYZTEC is the technology leader in bond testing worldwide. The Condor Sigma is the most advanced bond tester on the market, providing leading customers with fully automated solutions. The Revolving Measurement Unit (RMU) enables continuous operation with up to six different test types on the one machine at forces up to 200kgf. Additionally, you can also choose for dedicated systems. XYZTEC is also unique in its high force products and next generation Sigma W12.
MASER Engineering B.V. - Booth 15
MASER Engineering B.V. - exhibitor of ESREF 2016 MASER Engineering is an independent engineering service provider for reliability test and failure analysis of micro-electronic components and systems. We offer advanced facilities for Integrated Device Manufacturers, Fabless and Labless IC manufacturers as well as the Original Equipment Manufacturing companies in our main lab in Enschede, The Netherlands.
Materials Analysis Technology Inc. - Booth 16
Materials Analysis Technology Inc., Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 Materials Analysis Technology Inc. (MA-tek) is a leading laboratory in materials analysis. Accompanying with the fast growing pace of business development, MA-tek has successfully expanded to provide Failure Analysis and Reliability Testing. Now MA-tek has set up 7 laboratories and 1 sales office worldwide, providing around-the clock services in logistic support and technical services.
Intrasepc Technologies, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 At Intraspec Technologies we sell the most advanced tools for Magnetic Microscopy, the Magma systems, offering a very wide range of localization techniques for all types static defects: shorts, resistive opens, dead opens and leakages.
Intraspec Technologies also offers services in the domain of reliability and failure analysis for electronic devices and systems. We are highly specialized in non-destructive techniques, such as Magnetic Microscopy, Lock-in Thermography and X-Ray Computed Tomography.
We are very active in the domain of 3D packaging and assembly thanks to our innovative, patented approaches: we keep performing multiple R&D activities for non-destructive localization techniques.
Part of our laboratories are at the French Space Agency (CNES), in Toulouse, allowing us to offer our customers the very latest analysis techniques.
PM Professional Maintenance Service und Wartungs GmbH - Booth 18
PM Professional Maintenance Service und Wartungs GmbH, Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 PM Professional Maintenance- Service und Wartungs- GmbH is supplier of
equipment and service for semiconductor technology. We are acting in the sections of failure analysis, photolithography and
microelectronics. By cooperating with our valued partners we are able to offer a wide range of failure analysis equipment. We provide the full-spectrum of support to your company.
point electronic GmbH - Booth 19
point electronic GmbH, Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 Point electronic GmbH supplies detectors, acquisition systems and microscope controls for SEM, TEM and Micro-analysers. The company was established in 1992 by a team from the Physics Department of the Martin Luther University to focus on digital image acquisition and analysis products for SEM, and has extended over time to cover complete electronics and software for electron-optic columns. Recent product developments include electron beam current instruments (EBIC and EBAC) and topographic imaging (3D).
The company is an established leader in development of custom microscopes for industrial applications and surface science. For this, the point electronic GmbH is employing its own platform of highly modular parts designed for highest performance and productivity. Alongside upgrades for new microscopes, point electronic GmbH provides SEM and TEM upgrade paths for customers that wish to maintain their instruments and workflows beyond the support period of their manufacturer.
As a vendor independent supplier, Point Electronic GmbH has completed over 2,000 installations on electron microscopes from all major manufacturers. Worldwide distribution and service is provided through a network of more than 30 partners. Point electronic GmbH is based in the Weinberg Science and Technology campus in Halle (Saale), Germany.
Serma Technologies - Booth 20
Serma Technologies, exibitor of ESREF 2016 SERMA TECHNOLOGIES provides analysis, control, expertise and consulting services to major companies manufacturing/using electronic components, boards and systems on issues such as:  development, technical choices, quality, reliability and security.
CASCADE MICROTECH, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 Cascade Microtech (NASDAQ: CSCD) is a leading supplier of solutions that enable precision measurements of integrated circuits (ICs) at the wafer level. Cascade Microtech delivers access to electrical data from wafers, ICs, IC packages, circuit boards and modules, MEMS, 3D TSV, LED devices and more. Cascade Microtech’s leading-edge stations, probes, probe cards, advanced thermal subsystems and integrated systems deliver precision accuracy and superior performance both in the lab and during production manufacturing of high-speed and high-density semiconductor chips. We also offer both package-level and wafer- level reliability test systems which provide early analysis and lifetime predictions.
Mentor Graphics' Mechanical Analysis Division - Booth 22
Mentor Graphics, Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 Mentor Graphics’ Mechanical Analysis Division is the synthesis of several long-standing successful companies within the computational fluid dynamics and electronics thermal fields.
Engaging with us gives you immediate access to a pool of specialist technical knowledge.
FloTHERM® perform thermal analysis, create virtual models and test design modifications, before physical prototyping.
FloTHERM XT® for seamless handling of complex MCAD geometry, with a familiar CAD look-and-feel, compatible for import of models from FloTHERM.
FloEFD™ is the only fully CAD embedded CFD software that really provides the frontloading benefit of simulation driven design in the native CAD environment of Catia V5, Siemens NX and PTC Creo.
MicReD® family of hardware and software products enables component and system suppliers to accurately and efficiently thermally test, measure and characterize integrated circuit packages amongst many other uses.
Our award winning T3Ster® software will be available at the show for demonstrations.
SmarAct GmbH - Booth 23
SmarAct GmbH We at SmarAct develop, produce and distribute piezo-based high-performance micro- and nanopositioners, advanced control systems and micro-tools.
Furthermore, we manufacture complete miniaturized manipulation systems, ranging from single linear axes and rotary positioners to XY tables and compact 6D manipulators to multi-manipulator systems. Our microscopy products, which can be applied in normal pressure as well as in vacuum conditions, are used in a wide range of industries.
Our customers benefit from our over 10 years of experience in several scientific fields. This, accompanied by the entire value-added chain of development, production, distribution and a professional service, enables us to react fast to almost any of your demands, when it comes to customization and complexity.
PacTech - Packaging Technologies GmbH - Booth 24
PacTech - Pachaging Technologies GmbH, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 PacTech consists of two business units:
1. Manufacturer of equipment for the Advanced Packaging and Microelectronics Industry
2. Provider of high-quality, subcontract Wafer Level Bumping and Packaging Services.
Out of its German based headquarter and their subsidiaries in California and Malaysia, the corporation supplies its outstanding solutions in these relevant business regions.
With more than 20 years of experience, PacTech is a prime manufacturer of leading-edge technology equipment and processes for the advanced packaging industry. PacTech designs, manufactures and supports solder jetting equipment, wafer-level solder ball transfer systems, wafer-level solder rework equipment, laser assisted flip-chip bonders and automatic plating tools for high volume electro-less Ni/Au and Ni/Pd/Au Under Bump Metallurgy (UBM) and Over Pad Metallurgy (OPM) through its global sales network. In its worldwide sales and application centers PacTech offers demonstration capabilities, including assembly of samples and prototyping under ISO certified production conditions.
It is PacTech’s mission to provide the highest level of innovative technology solutions with an unparalleled degree of customer service orientation, corporate integrity and attention to its clients’ individual technology demands.
RoodMicrotec GmbH - Booth 25
RoodMicrotec GmbH, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016

With 45 years’ experience as an independent value-added microelectronics and optoelectronics service provider, RoodMicrotec offers a one-stop shopping proposition to fabless companies, OEMs and other business partners.

RoodMicrotec has built up a strong position in Europe with its powerful solutions. Its services comply with the highest industrial and quality requirements as demanded by the high-reliability/aerospace, automotive, telecommunications, medical, IT and electronics sectors.

Certified by RoodMicrotec’ concerns certification of products inter alia to the stringent ISO/TS 16949 standard for suppliers to the automotive industry. The company has an accredited laboratory for testing and calibration activities in accordance with the ISO/IEC 17025 standard.

The value-added services include eXtended supply chain management from ASIC design via industrialization to mass production and shipment control, automotive competence centre, failure & technology analysis, qualification & monitoring burn-in, test- & product engineering, production test (including device programming and end-of-line service), ESD/ESDFOS assessment & training, quality & reliability consulting and total manufacturing solutions with partners.

RoodMicrotec has facilities in Germany (Dresden, Hannover, Nördlingen, Stuttgart), Bath(UK) and in the Netherlands (Zwolle).

Advantest Corporation - Booth 26
Advantest Corporation, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 A world-class technology company, Advantest is the leading producer of automatic test equipment (ATE) for the semiconductor industry and a premier manufacturer of measuring instruments.  The company’s leading-edge systems and products are integrated into the most advanced semiconductor production lines in the world.    The company also focuses on R&D for emerging markets that benefit from advancements in nanotech and terahertz technologies, and has recently introduced critical multi-vision metrology scanning electron microscopes and 3D imaging analysis tools for pharmaceutical and industrial applications. Founded in Tokyo in 1954 has subsidiaries worldwide.
Hitachi Power Solutions Co., Ltd. - Booth 27
Hitachi, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 Hitachi Power Solutions develops and provides our original Scanning Acoustic Tomographs and their transducers. Our products’ lineup consists of FineSAT series, FS-Line series, Wafer-Line and ES-5100. The FineSAT series can be utilized for non-destructive testing of wide variety of electronic devices and materials not only in laboratories but also in mass-production lines. FS-Line series are optimum for large scale mechanical parts and materials such as sputtering targets. The Wafer-Line is an automated system for bonded Si wafers. ES-5100 can realize extremely high-speed testing on combination with phased array transducers. We can also provide optimum transducers from our wide variety of transducers to customer’s samples.
Attolight AG - Booth 28
Attolight, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 Attolight builds fully integrated cathodoluminescence systems with best-in-class collection efficiency and reproducibility. All products feature Attolight’s proprietary quantitative cathodoluminescence technology. The company’s products are used in FA laboratories, material research laboratories, and semiconductor industry. Major application fields include: R&D and reliability assessment for LEDs, lasers, power transistors, nano-electronic devices, and solar cells. The company also provides analytical services in its privately owned laboratory in Switzerland.
Oxford Instruments NanoAnalysis - Booth 29
Oxford Instruments NanoAnalysis, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016

Oxford Instruments NanoAnalysis provides leading-edge tools that enable materials characterisation and sample manipulation at the nanometre scale.

Used on electron microscopes (SEM and TEM) and ion-beam systems (FIB), our tools are used for R&D and failure analysis across a wide range of academic and industrial applications.

Fraunhofer CAM - Booth 30
Fraunhofer CAM, Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 Based on twenty years of experience in microstructure diagnostics and material
assessment for semiconductor technologies, microelectronic components, microsystems and nano-structured materials, Fraunhofer CAM is tying the entire flow from non-destructive defect localization to high precision target preparation right up to cutting edge nanoanalytics supplemented by micro-mechanical testing, finite element modeling and numerical simulation.
Gatan GmbH - Booth 31
Gatan GmbH, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016 Gatan, Inc. is the world's leading manufacturer of instrumentation and software used to enhance and extend the operation and performance of electron microscopes. Gatan products, which are fully compatible with nearly all electron microscope models, cover the entire range of the research process—from specimen preparation and manipulation to imaging and analysis. The Gatan brand name is recognized and respected throughout the worldwide scientific community and has been synonymous with high quality products and leading technology for more than 50 years. Gatan is headquartered in Pleasanton, California, U.S.A.
Digit Concept - Booth 32+33
Digit Concept, Exhibitor of ESREF 2016

Worldwide Leader in IC DECAPSULATION equipment’s, over 24 years of experience, we provide the right tool and recipe for full or part Decapsulation, Bonding cut, Cross Sectioning, … by ACID, LASER, PLASMA, MECHANICAL with Artifact Free
• SESAMEACID™ - New Release 2016 for IPFA
• SESAMELASER™ - New Release 2016 for IPFA
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UP-GRADE or TRADE-IN your old equipment with the last technics … with … New iPanel™ and Options

See our last research presented at IPFA, ISTFA, ESREF
-  New method for decapsulation of copper wire devices using LASER and sub-ambient temperature chemical etch
-  Comparative Study on Decapsulation for Copper and Silver Wire-Bonded Devices
-  Aluminum Corrosion on Integrated circuits after chemical decap using an automatic wet-etch, root cause and containment
-  New front side access approach with Plasma decapsulation for low-k dielectric/Cu technologies in plastic package
-  Microelectronics Failure Analysis using Laser Ablation of Composite Materials in System in Package
-  Topside De-Layering Trials with a Rotating Polishing Tool (ASAP-1)
-  Decapsulation of Silver-Alloy Wire-Bonded Devices

Have a fruitful ESREF2016 with DIGIT CONCEPT

Micro to Nano - Booth 34
Micro to Nano, Exhibitor at ESREF 2016 Micro to Nano, based in Haarlem, Netherlands, specialises in consumable and supplies for SEM, FIB, TEM and AFM.
Many of the microscopy consumables we offer, are designed by us and manufactured for us. This enables us to supply our customers quickly with innovative, high quality products coupled with competitive pricing.  Micro to Nano ships directly to all European countries from our facilities based in Haarlem, NL.  All information about the complete product range is available from the www.microtonano.com  website supported by state of the art e-commerce.
Core product lines are calibration standards, SEM sample holders, TEM & FIB grids, specimen supports & substrates and sample preparation tools. We also design and manufacture custom SEM sample holders.
Explore and discover the innovative, unique and high quality products on our website.


Set up will be on Monday, September 19, 2016 from 8:00 - 15:00
Monday, September 19, 2016 17:00 – 21:00
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 08:00 – 18:00
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 08:00 – 18:00
Thursday, Sempteber 22, 2016 08:00 – 15:30
Exhibit hours may change slightly after the technical program schedule is complete. All sessions coffee breaks, lunch and welcome reception will be Held in the exhibit hall’s food service areas.

420,- €/sqm + 19% (VAT) until June 20, 2016
470.- €/sqm + 19% (VAT) after June 20, 2016
Space cost includes:
• Rental of space
• Booth with name banner
• General illumination
• Security service
• One table and two chairs
• General clean-up
• One free conference entrance (all services excluding conference dinner)
• Your logo will be published on the website
• reduced exhibition badge available (includes the conference attendance, catering during the conference and the welcome reception, not the conference dinner).
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