SUNY Poly added significantly to its partnerships with leaders in the world of semiconductors when Tokyo Electron Ltd. (TEL) established a $300 million R&D center at SUNY Poly.
TEL, the second largest manufacturer of computer chip-making tools, and its partners invested $200 million in the project. New York State committed to contribute $100 million over seven years in capital construction, equipment and specialized tools for research. The TEL Technology Center, America facility is the company’s only research and development facility outside of Japan.
For more information on TEL, visit their web site at http://www.tel.com.