Stion Corporation (formerly NStructures) is a solar photovoltaics company developing high-efficiency thin-film modules. The Company is aiming to minimize the total installed system costs of solar electricity. Stion was founded in 2006, and its technology is based on the work of Dr. Howard Lee, a leading researcher in nanotechnology and semiconductor materials and devices.
Strasbaugh has over 60 years of leadership in design and manufacturing of advanced surfacing technology for the global Semiconductor, Silicon, Data Storage, MEMS, LED, Telecommunications and Optics industries. Through close alliances with premier manufacturers in these high-technology markets, Strasbaugh developed pioneering technology that has become the standard in polishing and grinding today.
A supplier of Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) Systems and supporting processes and components, including a three zone heated tube furnace suitable for deposition of nanowires and nanotubes.
The company's expertise is in protecting intellectual property through legal services for patent protection, technology transfer, line extension and maintenance of exclusive use of rights. Sughrue Mion has a dedicated nanotechnology practice group.