| In April 1989. PHOTRON SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION (PSC)
was organized to design, develop and process advance discrete semiconductor in Taiwan.
The initial undertaking of the new company was the construction of a
facility in the Hsin Chu Industrial Park (The Silicon valley of Taiwan) that, when
completely facilitated with state-of-the-art equipment from Japan and the USA could
process 12,000 4-inch wafers monthly.
A design and development team was recruited from among
Taiwan-based engineers and this group produced their first device in October of 1990
SCHOTTKY RECTIFIER WAFERS
which proved to be an outstanding
which has now had products 25-85 volts PIV
We will concentrate on making products for Low VF and Low
IR next stage.
Since this initial success, Photron has focused on
and is either producing
or about to announce complete families of devices in these product categories
the only such position of technological
By devoting the complete resources of the company to the
development of products unique in Asia outside of Japan, Photron has taken its place as
one of the premier discrete semiconductor device makers in the world.
The company has a steadfast policy devoted to the highest
technical standards of the science, a rigorous devotion to consistent quality standards
and a determination to provide support and guidance to its many customers throughout the
The staff at Photron performs in a superb combination of
advanced equipment, scientific ambience and carefully controlled environments, which has
enabled the company to both retain the core of its technical striving for technical
Photron had gotten ISO 9002 certified in June of 1998. And
the company has never lost sight of its goal of providing these advance at lowest possible
cost to its customers in order to be of ultimate value to them.