June 5, 2013
, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACLS), a leading supplier of enabling ion implantation solutions for the semiconductor industry, announced that it has received a follow-on order for its
Optima HDx high current implanter
from one of the world's leading chipmakers located in the
region. The customer has a very large installed base of Optima HDx implanters, where the systems are being used in high volume manufacturing of leading edge memory products, as well as for the development of next generation memory devices.
"We're excited that the customer has selected the Optima HDx system with damage engineering capabilities to expand their capacity. It is testament to the confidence our customer has in the Optima HDx's process and productivity advantages," said
, chairman and CEO of Axcelis Technologies. "The Optima HDx includes the industry's most advanced ion source technology, the
, coupled with Axcelis' innovative wafer temperature control system that maximizes yield and profitability, both of which are critical in today's challenging device manufacturing environment. The Optima HDx delivers this performance with a simple, low cost and highly reliable design, providing a significant advantage over more complex and costly competing designs."
The Optima HDx high current implanter provides solutions for device manufacturers highest dose requirements with the versatility and extendibility to provide solutions beyond today's 2Xnm technology node. For more information on the innovative Optima HDx and our complete line of ion implantation systems, please visit
Axcelis (Nasdaq: ACLS), headquartered in
, has been providing innovative, high-productivity solutions for the semiconductor industry for over 35 years. Axcelis is dedicated to developing enabling process applications through the design, manufacture and
complete life cycle support
systems, one of the most critical and enabling steps in the IC manufacturing process. The Company's Internet address is:
(financial community) 978.787.9408
SOURCE Axcelis Technologies, Inc.