Infinitesima has announced the completion of its investment round to ramp production of the Metron3D 300 mm in-line wafer metrology system in support of customer shipments starting from Q4 2022.
The Metron3D system features the company’s proven Rapid Probe Microscope (RPM) technology together with modules from leading industry suppliers to enable maximum performance and reliability. The system has been designed for high throughput, fully automated, in-line production process control to address the increasing need for high resolution 3D metrology in advanced semiconductor processes.
“We are excited that our unique high-speed probe technology, together with the growing industry need for in-line 3D metrology, has resulted in strong customer engagements,” said Professor Andrew Humphris, CTO and founder of Infinitesima.
The investment round was led by Wonik Investment Partners, a subsidiary of the leading international Korean company Wonik, which operates a broad range of businesses, including semiconductor materials and equipment.
Dong Su Kim, President of Wonik Investment Partners, commented, “We recognise the significant growth opportunity for Infinitesima, with its unique 3D metrology technology and experienced team that can address the increasingly challenging requirements for process control of next generation semiconductors.”
Andrew Dixon, Infinitesima Chairman and founder of ARC InterCapital, said, “We are delighted to welcome Wonik Investment Partners as a co-investor and partner as we introduce the Metron3D at leading semiconductor manufacturers.”
For more information: www.infinitesima.com