Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 10, 2015

Heraeus to Introduce CoolStrates™ Using Celcion™ Thick Film Paste

Heraeus Electronics, a world leader in electronic packaging materials and technology, will soon unveil CoolStrates™, a new line of circuit boards made with Celcion™ Thick Film Paste. These innovative boards utilize cooler aluminum substrates, resulting in improved thermal management, performance and cost in LED systems.

CoolStrates™ allow customers to easily apply the LED chip, thus reducing steps in the manufacturing process and enabling more efficient production. They are available for chip-on-board, chip-on-heatsink and standard packaging technology.

“We are constantly seeking ways in which we can improve our products and processes for customers with cutting edge innovation and ideas,"  said Mark Challingsworth, R&D Manager at Heraeus. "We feel we’ve done just that with CoolStrates™, and we’re looking forward to introducing it to the market.”

The Celcion components used in CoolStrates™ are recognized by Underwriter Laboratories (UL®).

About Heraeus:
Heraeus, the technology group headquartered in Hanau, Germany, is a leading international family-owned company formed in 1851. We create high-value solutions for our customers, strengthening their competitiveness for the long term.  Our activities focus on a number of markets: chemical and metals, energy and the environment, communications and electronics, health, mobility, and industrial applications. In fiscal year 2013, Heraeus achieved product revenue of €3.6 billion and precious metals trading revenue of €13.5 billion. With some 12,500 employees in over 110 subsidiaries worldwide, Heraeus holds a leading position in its global markets.

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