Sunsonix Granted Japanese Patent

Posted by Sunsonix - August 13, 2013 - Press Releases

Sunsonix is pleased to announce that the Japanese patent for our process and apparatus for removal of contaminating material from silicon substrates has been granted.

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Sunsonix Participated in SEMICON West July 9-11, 2013

Posted by Sunsonix - August 13, 2013 - Conferences

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Sunsonix and Air Liquide Sign Cooperation Agreement

Posted by Sunsonix - May 28, 2013 - Press Releases

Sunsonix signed an exclusive cooperation agreement with Air Liquide to provide advanced wet chemical additives for the mainstream Crystalline-Si (C-Si) solar cell manufacturers worldwide. The wet chemical additives are biodegradable and remove trace metal contamination from silicon solar substrate surfaces by applying improved processes for solar cell. This innovative technology will enable higher solar cell […]

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Sunsonix Selected as Tallwave-Hightide Semifinalist, Spring 2013

Posted by Helmuth Treichel - January 13, 2013 - Press Releases

Sunsonix has been selected as one of the semifinalists for the first Tallwave-Hightide competition in 2013. A quote from Tallwave’s website ( “High Tide is a new startup competition that leverages the Southwest’s premiere lean business Accelerator and venture management company Tallwave, in partnership with high-profile local investors and Arizona’s top corporations and entrepreneurial ecosystem […]

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Sunsonix Presented at 27th PVSEC in Frankfurt Sept 24, 2012

Posted by Helmuth Treichel - January 13, 2013 - Conferences, Press Releases

Sunsonix, along with Motech (Taiwan), had been selected to present a poster entitled “Pre-Diffusion Clean Optimization for High-Volume Manufacturing of Multi-Crystalline Solar Cells” at the 27th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany on September 24, 2012. The poster details that control and optimization of the cleaning process, enable benefits such as […]

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Sunsonix Presented at 220th ECS Meeting & Cleaning Symposium in Boston on October 10, 2011

Posted by Sunsonix - August 26, 2011 - Conferences, Press Releases

Sunsonix presented at the Fall Electrochemical Society Semiconductor Cleaning Symposium on Monday, October 10, 2011 in Boston. The presentation, entitled “Surface Contamination Removal From Si PV Substrates Using A Biodegradable Chelating Agent and Detection of Cleaning Endpoints Using UV/VIS Fluorescence Spectroscopy”  was scheduled for technical session E7:  Semiconductor Cleaning Science and Technology, and was developed […]

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Sunsonix Publishes Lead Article in Photovoltaics International

Posted by Sunsonix - August 1, 2011 - Conferences, Press Releases, Publications

Sunsonix has published a lead article in the second quarter issue of Photovoltaics International. For this article, entitled “Removal of Trace Metals using a Biodegradable Complexing Agent”, Sunsonix partnered with Evans Analytic Group (EAG), the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy (ISE) and Werner Kern Associates to present the results of three years of development of […]

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Sunsonix Presented at 26th PVSEC in Hamburg Sept 7, 2011

Posted by Sunsonix - July 10, 2011 - Conferences, Publications

Sunsonix, along with Lightwind Corporation (Petaluma, California), had been selected to present an oral presentation entitled “Optical Spectroscopy of Chelated Trace Metals for Wet Cleaning Process Control and Optimization” at the 26th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition in Hamburg, Germany on September 7, 2011. The oral presentation details the optical absorption and optical […]

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Sunsonix™ Selected as Arizona Innovation Challenge Winner

Posted by Sunsonix - May 20, 2011 - Press Releases

Sunsonix has been awarded a share of a $1.5 million grant from Arizona’s Commerce Authority (ACA). Sunsonix and seven other high technology companies were selected for funding from over 100 participants. Companies were selected by a group of Venture Funds and Angel Funds working on behalf of the ACA. Winning companies were selected on their […]

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