Picosun (www.picosun.com) is a leading manufacturer of Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) reactors with ALD, MLD and PEALD processes for all kinds of micro- and nanotechnology applications. Deposition substrates are such as wafers, 3D parts, powder and R2R. Picosun provides its customers with user-friendly, reliable, and productive ALD tools and world leading process quality with four decades of pioneering experience in the field. Picosun is based in Espoo, Finland, has its US headquarters in Detroit, and its Asian headquarters in Singapore. Picosun has world-wide sales and support network in ca. 30 countries. Today, PICOSUN™ ALD systems are in daily use in several frontline industries around the globe.
Applications of Picosun’s ALD processes include in addition of semiconductor wafers are e.g. optical parts, metal parts and PCB. Obtained effects include e.g. optical effects, corrosion coating, hermetic encapsulation and functionalization. These are done with various materials incl. oxide, nitride, metals, sulphides and their combinations (laminates).
Picosun produces R&D and production tools and is the market leader in PEALD reactors, mainly in the field of R&D, processes currently being upscale for productions by customers. Turnover ~20M€/2014 and we ship 1-2 tools per week currently.
Picosun is highly R&D oriented company, with participation in various national and EU-projects (FP7, ENIAC, M-eranet, H2020). Picosun has 9 tools in-house for demonstration and developmental use, and possibilities to modify/develop them along the processes to be developed.