Amtech Systems Inc., a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells and other products, has named Dr. James (Jeong Mo) Hwang vice president and chief technology officer and Dr. SooKap Hahn to its board of directors.
Hwang has more than 22 years of semiconductor and solar sector experience, with career highlights in semiconductor device and process technologies, including crystalline silicon solar cell research and development (R&D). He has previously served in senior engineering positions at Westinghouse R&D Center and Texas Instruments, senior management positions at Simtek Corp. and Spansion, and executive management positions at LG Semicon Co. and Dongbu-Anam Semiconductor.
Hahn brings to Amtech's board more than 30 years of semiconductor experience. In 1991, he joined Stanford University's faculty as a consulting professor. His career also includes senior management positions at Siltec Corp. and LG Siltron. In 1994, he started a high-technology consulting company.