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Sonix Inc

8700 Morrissette Drive
Springfield, VA, USA

Category: Scientific & Technical Instruments

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Sonix Inc is a designer, developer, and manufacturer of scanning acoustic microscopes (SAM), for use in FA/QA laboratories, R&D and as part of the production process. The company was founded in the year 1986. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Danaher Corp.

Sonix's systems are used for the non-destructive inspection of a variety of materials including semiconductor packages, automotive parts and other advanced components. Its customers come from a variety of industries including semiconductor packaging, component manufacturing, automotive, aerospace, and traditional non-destructive testing industries.

Sonix manufactures and markets 2 primary product lines - Scanning Acoustic Microscopes (SAM), and Non-destructive Imaging Systems (NDT). The scanning acoustic microscope offers semiconductor manufacturers a state of the art, nondestructive imaging tool. The company's ultrasonic imaging systems perform a variety of material analysis including volumetric analysis of voids, inclusions and in-homogeneity, as well as thickness, density, velocity mapping and acoustic impedance measurements.

Sonix's representatives include: Avid Associates Inc., Cavalry Technology, Dectal, Microtronic GmbH, etc.