Santa Paula, CA – Abrisa Technologies is pleased to announce that Dr. Vladimir Medvedev has joined the Abrisa Technologies engineering team at their thin film coatings facility, located in Torrance. Dr. Medvedev’s brings 20+ years of experience in the semiconductor industry, working with such companies as BAE Systems, Global Communication Semiconductor, and TRW Inc.
Dr. Medvedev earned his Ph.D.E.E from the Kiev Polytechnic Institute and his M.S.E.E from Kiev State University. He currently holds 4 patents and has over 20 papers published. According to Blake Fennell, President and CEO, “Dr. Medvedev’s reputation and breadth of knowledge of the microelectronic and semiconductor industries will bring new insight and technical prowess to the thin film coatings engineering team.” Fennell further adds, “Dr. Medvedev will support our growth path of providing more complex wafer and component coatings for extremely demanding applications.”
According to Dr. Medvedev, “My expertise in thin film technology, plasma etching, statistical process control, CPI, cost and cycle time reduction, as well as an array of additional semiconductor wafer processing techniques will help move the Abrisa Technologies manufacturing process performance to the next level. He further states. “The company’s goal to continuously innovate provides a tremendous growth potential within various industry sectors which I am excited to be part of. I am a problem solver and look forward to working with Abrisa Technologies to forge partnerships with both future and current customers, providing creative, technology-based solutions for their optics projects that are of the highest quality level while being cost-effective.”
Abrisa Technologies is a recognized global supplier of high quality, fabricated glass components, optical thin film coatings, and custom glass solutions for a wide variety of industries. From our US based Abrisa Industrial Glass fabrication facility in Santa Paula, CA and our ZC&R Coatings for Optics division in Torrance, CA we serve diverse industries such as microelectronics and displays, semiconductor, military, automotive, aerospace, medical, biomedical and scientific R&D. We provide custom specialty flat glass and coating products for applications such as: flat panel display, touch and gesture recognition; visible to IR imaging and surveillance; entertainment, indoor and outdoor lighting; advanced instrumentation; and photonics.