Lab One Grand Opening Retrospective

Ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the official opening of COMET Group's Lab One.
The working lab and testing facility is now available to leading Silicon Valley businesses, providing access to X-ray, ebeam and RF technologies.  Lab One was created to be a key resource for a variety of testing and inspection services, and a place to collaborate with Comet Group’s industry experts, for consultation, brainstorming and problem solving.

Ajit Manocha, President & CEO of Semi, Craig Arcuri, a Senior Manufacturing Executive and Bill Bader, President & CEO of iNEMI and Dongkai Shangguan, VP for Advanced Microelectronics at Flex, participated in a roundtable discussion led by Trevor Galbraith, Editor-in-Chief, Global SMT & Packaging.  The panel reviewed the future of X-ray testing, potential new applications for plasma and ebeam processes, and how companies can best leverage the technologies and expertise offered in Lab One.

Lab One Grand Opening in pictures

What they said

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This type of offering is essential here in Silicon Valley and we are so grateful that you have chosen San Jose as the location to open this Lab.

Sam Liccardo, Mayor of San Jose

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The Model of this type of facility covers many types of applications, this allows for larger corporations as well as startups to take advantage of these novel technologies

Frank Hochstenbach, VP New Business Development, VDL Enabling Technologies Group

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What I’m most excited about is the fact that Lab One is an open-door organization that will help companies of all sizes, including mine

Victor Sloan, President, Victor Aviation

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Lab One provides fast and easy access to our technologists and to our solutions, RF power, x-ray and ebeam.

Paul Smith, General Manager, Comet Group Lab One