US PSES 2022 Speaker

Jianwei Dong

  • SK siltron css
  • CEO
  • Biography

Mr. Dong is a growth-minded business executive with extensive experience in leading changes, developing organizations and people, and driving innovations. He was the general manager of the compound semiconductor solutions business unit (BU) at DuPont Electronics and Imaging prior to SK siltron’s acquisition of the BU. Post-acquisition, Mr. Dong was appointed CEO of the new SK siltron css business. Prior to that role, he was the global marketing director for the semiconductor advanced packaging technologies BU at Dow Electronic Materials. This was a continuation of Mr. Dong’s work as a marketing leader at Dow since 2012. Before that, he was in a product development role with Dow and worked as a R&D scientist at Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials in both the US and Hong Kong.

Mr. Dong’s education began at Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, China, where he received both a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master’s degree in materials science. From there, Mr. Dong attended the University of Minnesota and received his Ph.D. in Materials Science in 2003. He later completed a five-module executive education program on leadership development (PLD) from Harvard Business School.

  • Presentation

Silicon Carbide material scalability: Rapid capacity expansion and new technology development in the era of the global unsecure supply chain

Silicon Carbide (SiC) is transforming the renewable and clean energy industries for a sustainable future. With its superior properties, it is enabling the next generations of power semiconductors and facilitating innovation across numerous applications. This boom is driving the demand for SiC to skyrocket. SK siltron css is a major pure-play SiC material supplier driving to meet the demand. This presentation will give a material supplier’s view on increasing capacity, improving quality and performance while combating the disruptions from the Covid pandemic and supply chain delays. Details will be provided on the company’s announcement of the $300m investment in the US and latest update on its capacity plan, new product development status including 200mm wafers, and future vision.

SK siltron css logo
  • Company Profile

SK siltron css

At SK siltron css, we provide the global compound semiconductor industry with a reliable source of leading-edge, production-proven, high-crystal, quality silicon carbide (SiC) wafers and epitaxy services.

Our SiC technology and manufacturing expertise extends from crystal growth through wafer fabrication and epitaxy. We focus our R&D efforts on finding environmentally friendly solutions using renewable energy and sustainable manufacturing practices. Our latest-generation, wide-bandgap semiconductor materials are designed to help customers meet global demands for improved environmental sustainability, increased electricity demand and higher energy efficiency.

Drawing on decades of experience providing SiC materials and products, we continue to grow and double our capacity year over year. As a dedicated materials supplier, we focus on providing wafers and materials for critical compound semiconductor applications. We do not make devices or compete with our customers. We are backed by the resources and purchasing power of SK siltron.

SK siltron css
1317 Straits Dr, Bay City, MI 48706
1.989.321.9000

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