1st January 2019


The age of fully automated independent production is here using SOLARIS® inline sputter tools. Senior Product Manager Stephan Voser explains how SOLARIS® can easily handle a whole range of optical thin film processes for existing and upcoming applications such as Augmented Reality in a fully automated way at just the touch of a button.


Cassettes holding 6 or 8 inch substrates are loaded by the operator at the front end and the recipe is selected. The operator presses “go” and the system does the rest - loading the carriers, loading to the system, unloading and finally loading all “good” coated substrates back to the original cassette.


This is an extract from an article in LAYERS 4. Edition 2018/2019. To read the full article click here