Steffen Kroehnert serves as Director of Technology for NANIUM in Portugal since 2010. He is active member and co-chair of several SEMI, IEEE, IMAPS and SMTA technical committees. In 2016 he was elected to chair the European SEMI integrated Packaging and Test Special Interest Group ESiPAT. In his 19 years in the semiconductor industry, he has held various engineering and management positions at Siemens, Infineon Technologies, Qimonda and NANIUM in Germany and Portugal. Steffen received his Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and Microsystems Technologies from the Technical University of Chemnitz, Germany, in 1997.
Ephraim Suhir received his MS from the Polytechnic Institute, Odessa, Ukraine, and PhD from Moscow State U. Among his honors, he is a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS), the Institute of Physics (IoP), UK, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and the International Microelectronics and Packaging Society (IMAPS). He is affiliated with Portland State U. and ERS Co