Kaufman & Robinson building

Manufacturer of Broad Beam Products Offers 
Advanced Ion Beam Technology

Kaufman & Robinson (KRI®) is a privately-held corporation located in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. We are a full-scale manufacturer of commercial ion sources, plasma sources, and power supply controllers. Our products are installed throughout the world with high-tech industrialists, vacuum system OEMs, and research institutions. Our core activities include basic research, product development, integrated manufacturing, and applications support.

In 2011, KRI® moved into its new modern factory where in-house manufacturing operations such as materials fabrication, component assembly, and product qualification have enabled us to provide timely technological solutions to our marketplace’s changing demands.

KRI® is committed to elevating its product technology to new levels of process tools. Rich in scientific talent, KRI® continues to invent the next generation products. Since the introduction of the Kaufman source, Kaufman & Robinson has produced numerous broad beam designs. These advanced designs encompass gridded and gridless source technology, as well as switched-mode power supplies. The innovations incorporated into these products have propelled better performance standards, uptime reliability, and novel material processes.

Our technical originality has been reinforced by the significant number of patents awarded to Kaufman and Robinson. In addition, KRI®’s knowledge of ion beam technology, processes, and applications has been shared with the process community. The KRI® staff has authored over 100 articles, publications, books, and technical papers which are available to the marketplace.