Rob Rafac | MTS Scientist

Meet Rob Rafac, an MTS (Member of Technical Staff) Scientist who holds his AB in Physics from the University of Chicago and his MA and PhD in Physics from the University of Notre Dame. As an MT Scientist, Rob works in the Technology Development Group on research that is pretty close to the product. “I’ve[…]

Mike Johns | Field Service Manager

Meet Mike Johns, our Field Service Manager for OnPulse customers Samsung Austin Semiconductor, Texas Instruments, Cypress and NXP plus a crew of nine great Cymer engineers.  Mike holds his BSEET (Bachelor of Science Electronics Engineering Technology) from Texas A&M University. Originally from Texas, Mike began his career in semiconductors in 1995 with SVGL (Silicon Valley[…]

Jim Wu | Staff Software Engineer

Meet Jim Wu, one of our Staff Software Engineers who holds his master’s degree in Information and Computer Science from Georgia Tech, Georgia. As a Staff Software Engineer, Jim is on the EUV Droplet Generation and Position group. Originally from Taiwan, Jim moved to San Diego to join his family after finishing school. On May[…]

Andres Fraire | Reverse Logistics Planner

  Meet Andres Fraire, our Reverse Logistics Planner whose responsibilities include tracking defect materials, reporting to management inventory aging, and working with the MRB (Material Review Board) team on process improvements. Originally from San Marcos, California, Andres lived briefly in Santa Barbara while he attended college, working as a manager of a local bagel shop.[…]

Cymer Introduces New Technology to Installed Argon Fluoride Light Sources that Increases Availability

Media Relations Contact: Blake Miller – Corporate Communications – +1 858 385 6358 – San Diego, California, USA Reduces maintenance frequency leading to improved cost of ownership San Diego, California, June 21, 2017 – Cymer, an industry leader in developing lithography light sources used by chipmakers to pattern advanced semiconductor chips, today announced a new[…]

Melissa Depweg | Sr. Manager of Data Science & Analytics

Meet Melissa Depweg, our Senior Manager of the Data Science and Analytics team. “We’re focused on building predictive models, complex analytics, and supporting various departments with visualization dashboards and analysis. I also serve as the champion for the Analytics Community of Practice (ACoP), Data Governance, and the Data, Analysis, and Technology Applications (DATA) affinity group.”[…]

Prashant Aji | Senior Director of Program Management for New Products

Meet Prashant Aji, our Senior Director of Program Management for New Products. Prashant holds his Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering with a specialization in Semiconductor Manufacturing from the University of Cincinnati, Ohio. Originally from Pune, India, Prashant moved around to many places including Cincinnati, San Jose, Singapore, France and finally, San Diego. “I moved to[…]