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Raytheon: One global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place.

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. Founded in 1922, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects and mission support services. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

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AVX is a leading international manufacturer and supplier of a vast portfolio of advanced electronic components, including: capacitors, inductors, filters, resistors, couplers, diodes, and circuit protection devices, as well as a broad range of innovative sensor, control, interconnect and antenna solutions. With 29 research, design, manufacturing, and customer support facilities in 16 countries around the world, AVX offers significant competitive advantages, including delivery and production capabilities optimized to suit each individual customer’s just-in-time inventory requirements, and global engineering teams experienced in developing new-to-market product solutions especially designed to fulfill customer’s unique application requirements.

AVX has successfully served the automotive, industrial, medical, military, consumer electronics, communications, and transportation markets for nearly 50 years. AVX components can be found in many electronic devices and systems worldwide.

TTI, INC. The Specialist in Electronic Component Distribution 
Interconnect, Passive, Electromechanical and Discrete Components
Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, TTI, Inc. celebrated its 45th anniversary in 2016 as the world’s leading authorized distributor specialist offering passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components. TTI’s extensive product line and supply chain solutions have made the company the distributor of choice for industrial, military, aerospace and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide.
TTI’s extensive product line includes: resistors, capacitors, connectors, discretes, potentiometers, trimmers, magnetic and circuit protection components, wire and cable, wire management, identification products, application tools, and electromechanical devices. These products are distributed from a broad line of manufacturers. TTI strives to be the industry’s preferred information source by offering the latest IP&E technology and market information through the online MarketEye Research Center. MarketEye includes articles, technical seminars, RoHS, seminars, industry research reports and much more.

Military & Aerospace Electronics, the only magazine that focuses exclusively on design and engineering issues that influence the military and aerospace electronics industry.

For a FREE subscription-here is the link to the online form:

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MicroCircuit Laboratories provides development and pilot production services for component level, low temperature, hermetic package encapsulation and test processes, from initial design through all phases of production.  Processes are delivered with E10 atm-cm3/sec air leak rates, a magnitude lower than the most critical Aerospace requirements per MIL-STD 883 Test Method 1014 Seal.

MCL’s capability includes materials design software, class 1 cleanroom processing, pre-seal moisture removal processing, low temperature hermetic package sealing, inert environmental processing with 0.1 PPM H2O and O2, automatic gross and fine leak detection and PIND testing. On site metrology includes Hitachi SEM, GT Real Time X-Ray, Olympus Opto-Digital Microscopes, and Mitutoyo CNC Measuring.

All processes are easily transferred to captive or merchant production partners.

Celebrating 40 years of service, Oneida Research Services, Inc. (ORS) offers specialized laboratory testing services to support the microelectronics, telecommunications, aerospace, automotive, medical, and defense industries. We focus on research, development and quality control of our client’s products: exclusively for our client. ORS strives to develop long term relationships with our clients through unwavering professionalism, flexibility and attention to detail.

SemiDice, Inc. is the preferred global wafer and bare die component supplier to the microelectronic industry.

SemiDice is the only wafer processor with a High Reliability Division dedicated to providing bare die for military, aerospace, medical and robust industrial applications.

Headquartered in the USA and with sales offices in the UK and China ensures that SemiDice is well positioned to support customer requirements worldwide.

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1,000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors (diodes, rectifiers, MOSFETs, optoelectronics, and selected ICs) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors, and capacitors). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial, computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, power supplies, and medical markets. Vishay’s product innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and “one-stop shop” service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay can be found on the Internet at

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The EPCI European Passive Components Institute role is a networking function for passive components industry, especially within the European territory. The main task is to integrate the knowledge among the large manufacturers, smaller specialists and universities and re-establish link to the end customers. EPCI has established bi-annual PCNS passive components networking symposium hosted by an European university and also a global passive components newsletter in order to keep communication within the industry.

HOW2POWER.COM. • A free power electronics website for engineers. Great source of practical power design information. How2Power’s new Space Power section includes rad hard power component news, supplier information, power design articles, and space industry events.

NorCom Systems, Inc. manufactures optical leak test (OLT) equipment for inspecting hermetically sealed packages. The NorCom 2020 provides automated, in-line, full matrix gross and fine leak testing performed simultaneously with direct measurement of package leak rates in cc-atm/sec. All NorCom systems can be used to inspect to the Mil-Std 883 and Mil-Std 750 OLT requirements for leak testing Military and Hi-rel space components.

MEMS Journal is the largest MEMS publication worldwide. We cover the most notable MEMS news and developments to ensure that our subscribers explore and take advantage of the latest business development, commercialization and partnership opportunities. We were founded in 2003, currently have 34,800+ subscribers worldwide and attract top-level executives, engineers and researchers who are active participants in the MEMS community. For inquiries, please email us at

COTS Journal is a technology-in-context magazine that looks at embedded technology any-where it exists. Our editors assess the applicability of the world’s best embedded research and standards, methodologies and products for government, military and aerospace applications. We offer FREE subscriptions for qualified subscribers.

RTC magazine spotlights trends and breakthroughs in the design, development and technology of industrial-grade embedded and IoT systems. The publication offers broad based technical, product and market-coverage of the embedded computing arena to technical decision makers. With strong market analysis and technical content, RTC is the magazine engineers and managers rely on for timely coverage of this expanding industry. We offer FREE subscriptions for qualified subscribers.

MEPTEC (Microelectronics Packaging and Test Engineering Council) is a trade
association whose members consist of semiconductor suppliers, manufacturers and
individuals committed to enhancing the competitiveness of the back-end portion of the semiconductor business. MEPTEC continuously strives to improve and elevate the roles of assembly and test professionals in the industry.

TAP TIMES is a digital magazine published by La Plume de Ma Tante Publishing Co. of Manteca, California (60 miles east of San Jose). Ron Iscoff is editor and publisher.

Ron has been involved with the semiconductor backend (assembly/packaging and test) for more than a quarter century. He was a trade/technical journalist for Electronic News, for Cahner’s Publishing Company’s Electronic Packaging & Production and SEMICONDUCTOR International. In addition, he has been a contributing editor to Infosystems, Lasers & Optronics and the CAE Report newsletter.

He was also the founding editor and publisher of Chip Scale ReviewMicroConnections,. With the closure of MicroConnections in January 2010, he started Test, Assembly & Packaging TIMES (TAP TIMES)

The mission of TAP TIMES is to keep our readers up-to-date on the latest news, technologies and products in device assembly, packaging and test.

Microwave Journal is part of Horizon House Publications based in Norwood, MA, and London, England.  Horizon House Publications consists of Microwave JournalArtech House Books and Telecommunications Media Group (formerly Telecommunications Magazine).  Horizon House annually organizes European Microwave WeekEDI CON China and EDI CON USA plus the M2M pavilians at other major electronic trade shows. .As Microwave Journal® celebrated its 50th Anniversary in commemorative issues in 2009, it begins the next fifty years by bringing the Radio Frequency and Microwave engineering community together for interactive online seminars, real-time expert advice, and live reporting from key events. In 2009, we introduced the Technical Library with the latest research from the field. While the print issue remains strong, we have also expanded our network of blogs, audio casts, videos, Twitter, Facebook and LinkdedIn group. For access to the latest products and news from more than 1000 wireless technology companies, visit the Voice of the Wireless World. Microwave Journal is also a media partner for IMS2018 the largest RF and Microwave symposium and trade show.

Evans Capacitor Company designs and manufactures EVANSCAPS, the most power dense capacitors in the market. EVANSCAPS are hybrid wet tantalum capacitors that provide significant savings of space and weight coupled with superior electrical performance when compared to other capacitor technologies. EVANSCAPS are qualified and in service with all tier 1 aerospace and defense contractors and are suitable for applications in radar, laser, power hold up/bridge power, filtering, communications, electronic warfare, and many more.

Today, ES Components as women owned, ITAR-registered, AS6081 certified, ISO 9001 & AS9120 certified, QSLD/JESD31, GIDEP registered and franchised distributor, we continue to develop innovative technologies, strategic partnerships, and revolutionary inventory management methods to continually increase efficiency, reduce costs, and help streamline our customers’ production processes. We helped revolutionize the microelectronics industry as one of the first distributors to implement cutting edge inventory management methodologies such as Bonded Inventories, JIT and Vendor Managed inventory programs. As an independent distributor, we have expanded our product offering to include SMT and passive components, packaged semiconductors and integrated circuits. For over thirty years we’ve been a franchised Vishay distributor and now sell and market all Vishay products.  We have expanded our product offering even further, to market the Vishay-Siliconix extensive inventory of obsolete, hard-to-find, and DMSMS products for commercial and Mil-Prf-19500 and Mil-Prf-38535 applications.

The International Microelectronics Assembly and Packaging Society (IMAPS) is the largest society dedicated to the advancement and growth of microelectronics and electronics packaging technologies through professional education. The Society’s portfolio of technologies is disseminated through symposia, conferences, workshops, professional development courses and other efforts. IMAPS currently has more than 3,000 members in the United States and more than 3,000 international members around the world.

Founded in 1967, IMAPS is the leading international microelectronics and electronic packaging society with professional members in 23 North American chapters and 21 international chapters. Members of the Society represent every discipline and specialty in the electronics industry and include both technical and marketing professionals. IMAPS hosts a variety of technical workshops and conferences and professional development courses that enable these professionals to enhance their careers. In addition, the Microelectronics Foundation provides annual grants to students involved in electronic packaging disciplines.