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Zeta Instruments研發、生產全球領先的多模式光學測量和檢測設備。產品廣泛應用於多個高科技行業,包括:半導體先進封裝、LED、先進玻璃製造、太陽能光伏、微流體以及硬碟行業。



Zeta Instruments 已23個國家安裝了超過250系統。快速採用澤塔的產品證明了公司的差異化技術,具有10項專利和13的過程中更多的專利。


Zeta總部位於美國矽谷(加州聖何西市),並在中國上海設有全資子公司,銷售和服務網路遍佈全球。


Zeta的高速成長得益於快速的技術進步和對客戶需求的專注。


Zeta團隊



Zeta團隊擁有豐富的成功經驗


Zeta團隊的絕大多數成員已經在一起工作了幾十年。除了當前的Zeta產品系列,Zeta成員還曾經一起合作開發了眾多著名的產業標準設備,包括:

  • AlphaStep® & P-系列 表面廓線儀
  • Surfscan®, AIT, & Candela™ 缺陷檢測系統
  • Ultrapointe3D共焦缺陷檢查系統
  • VisEdge晶圓邊緣檢查系統

注意:AlphaStep® & Surfscan® 註冊KLA-Tencor公司的產品. Candela™ 是KLA-Tencor公司商標產品。其中的一些產品名稱或全部可能是KLA-Tencor公司的註冊商標。


管理團隊


Rusmin Kudinar - CEO

Rusmin Kudinar has over 30 years of experience in designing tools for metrology and defect inspection. Prior to Zeta Instruments, Rusmin Kudinar was the Vice President and General Manager of the Candela Division of KLA-Tencor where he was responsible of the Candela defect inspection and Surface Metrology product lines. He was a co-founder and CEO of Candela Instruments which was acquired by KLA-Tencor in 2004. Prior to founding Candela, he spent 14+ years as a member of the engineering team of Tencor Instruments that developed several industry leading products such as AlphaStep and the P-Series stylus profilers. Rusmin has a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.



Dr. James Xu - Chief Technical Officer

Jim was a co-founder of CoreTech Optical Inc. which was renamed to Zeta Instruments in 2009. He co-invented the 3D imaging technologies that are used in all Zeta 3D optical profilers. Prior to CoreTech Optical, Jim was a program manager of JDS Uniphase Corp. in charge of developing optical inspection and metrology systems for fiber optic components production. Jim started his career as an applications lab manager of Ultrapointe Corp. and later took over optical system design responsibility for its state-of-art 3D laser confocal defect review system. Ultrapointe was acquired by KLA-Tencor in 1999. Jim has a Ph. D. in Physics from Syracuse University.



Zhen Hou, Ph.D. - General Manager, China

Zhen Hou has over 15 years of experience in software development, especially on image processing and analysis for inspection and metrology equipments. He served as software manager at Zeta Instruments. Prior to Zeta Instruments, he was a senior software engineer at KLA-Tencor Corp. Zhen Hou holds a Ph.D. from School of Engineering at University of Kentucky and both a B.S. and M.S. in Precision Instruments at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.



Dr. Steven Meeks - Chief Scientist

Steve has over 40 years of experience in designing optical tools for defect inspection and metrology. Prior to Zeta Instruments, Steve Meeks was a Vice President of Technology at KLA-Tencor. Earlier, Steve was a co-founder and CTO of Candela Instruments which was founded in 1997. Steve was a research scientist at IBM Almaden Research Center in the early ’90s, where he developed numerous disk inspection systems. Steve started his career at the Naval Research Laboratory in Orlando, Florida and received his Ph. D. in Applied Physics from Stanford University. As a prolific inventor, Steve has over 65 patents and has published numerous technical papers.



Ronny Soetarman - Software Director

One of Zeta’s technical strength is in the software team’s ability to create image processing algorithms and in making powerful software easy to use for non-expert users. Ronny is instrumental in both creating the team and writing many of the programs within the Zeta software. He was a co-founder of Candela Instruments where he developed most of the company’s defect classification software. Prior to Candela, Ronny worked at Schlumberger Technologies and Valid Logic Systems. He received his Masters degree in Computer Engineering from Stanford University.



Hung Nguyen - VP Hardware Engineering

Hung developed several generations of products as the Senior Director of the Candela engineering team from 1999 to 2009. He founded HNA Engineering, a successful consulting firm that provided electronics design services to leading semiconductor equipment companies. He was one of the principal engineers in the development of Tencor Instruments’ patterned wafer inspection systems. Hung received his Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from San Jose State University where he was also a lecturer for several electrical engineering classes.



Vamsi Velidandla - VP Marketing

Vamsi has 15+ years of product and applications development experience in the surface metrology and defect inspection fields. He joined Candela Instruments as an early employee after starting his career as an Application Engineer in the Surface Metrology Division of Tencor Instruments. He became the Director of Applications of the Candela Division after it was acquired by KLA-Tencor. Later he became the Sr. Director of Engineering and General Manager of the ADE PhaseShift business unit after it was acquired by KLA-Tencor. Vamsi received his Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona.