Dr. Dirk Ortloff co-founded Process Relations in 2007 - a software and service company offering solutions supporting the area of fabrication process development. He has specialised in process development technology and product engineering for high-tech industries within the semiconductor, photovoltaic and thin film manufacturing sectors. Prior to his engagement at Process Relations, he was ICT & PE Manager at Cavendish Kinetics and System Analyst at T-Systems GEI, he was also a Project Manager at Toll Collect. In 1995 he received his diploma in computer science from the University of Dortmund and undertook a doctorate in 2006 about XperiLink, one of the modules of XperiDesk offered by Process Relations.
Environment for thin-film manufacturing process development for product engineering of micro and nano devices