|AZ Electronic Materials was acquired by Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, a leading company for innovative and top-quality high-tech products in the pharmaceutical, chemical and life science sectors. In the United States and Canada the subsidiaries of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany operate under the umbrella brand EMD.|
How EMD's material expertise is making a difference
EMD’s material expertise enables our customers to produce ICs and FPDs with enhanced performance characteristics for devices such as smart phones, including Samsung’s Galaxy series and the Apple iPhone 5.
|Touch panel||FPD photoresist||Touch key materials for patterning of advanced touch-sensor structures – the main interface used to provide information at your fingertips.|
|Flat panel display||FPD photoresist||Patterning materials for TFT Array and colour filters – advanced photoresists that are critical to achieving enhanced resolution and brightness.|
|Flash/DRAM memory||Dielectrics and anti-reflective coatings||Yield and pattern enhancement materials – products that allow our customers to further miniaturise and increase the memory capacity in consumer devices.|
|Microprocessor||Dielectrics and anti-reflective coatings||Planarisation and pattern enhancement materials – products that allow advanced integration of new designs of processor chips, providing increasing instructions-per-second at lower power consumption.|
|Mobile phone module||Anti-reflective coatings||IC Photoresist, EBR and other ancillaries – products which provide circuit patterning and advanced packaging integration for today's high-demand data communications on 3G and new 4G networks.|