||Deep River, CT — SMT International, LLC, the manufacturer of AMTECH solder paste and process support products, has hired Edward Watkins as a Senior Research Chemist.
An accomplished chemist with decades of experience in research, product development and analytical testing, Dr. Watkins will utilize his extensive background and experience to assist in the development of innovative solder pastes, fluxes, and process support products utilized in circuits assembly. Watkins brings to SMT International an impressive educational background, which includes degrees from Susquehanna University (BA) and Pennsylvania State University (PhD), as well as serving as a full-time associate research scientist at Yale University. He has also worked for global corporate leaders such as Pfizer, Dow Chemical and Amgen. These and other experiences have allowed Watkins to take a leadership role in product research and development, intellectual property rights and patents, technical writing, manufacturing and QC process development, regulatory investigations and filings, as well as managing teams of research scientists. Web: http://www.amtechsolder.com