In this role, Rijal supports the high-purity metals, compounds, and alloys business, focusing on growth for indium, gallium, germanium, and tin-containing products. He serves as an informational resource to both internal and external stakeholders through blog posts, conferences, trade shows, and launch events. His responsibilities also include preparing and monitoring technical data sheets and product web pages, building and nurturing customer relationships, and supporting the Sales and Marketing teams.
Prior to joining Indium Corporation, Rijal worked for four years as a research assistant, where he was involved in several projects that examined charged silica colloids, rate amplification of heterogeneous electrochemical reactions, and metal and crystal deposition. In that role, he was responsible for simulating and designing experiments; data acquisition, analysis, and documentation; and spectroscopic characterization. He also worked as a physics lecturer, teaching theory to and supervising laboratory classes of high school students. Rijal holds a Master’s of Science degree in physics from Kansas State University.
Indium Corporation is a premier materials refiner, smelter, manufacturer, and supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, thin-film, and thermal management markets. Products include solders and fluxes; brazes; thermal interface materials; sputtering targets; indium, gallium, germanium, and tin metals and inorganic compounds; and NanoFoil. Founded in 1934, the company has global technical support and factories located in China, Germany, India, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the U.S.