Dr. Raffaele Vallauri

R&D; Probe Head  Technology and Materials; Artificial Intelligence & RPA
EVP Technology Strategic Projects, CTO’s deputy, Probe Card Business Director (Acting)


Raffaele Vallauri is currently EVP Technology Strategic projects at Technoprobe. He received his Master degree in Materials Engineering in 1998 and he has more than 20 years of working experience within high-tech Companies. His research interests include wafer probing, high mechanical strength and high conductivity materials. Dr. Vallauri has authored over 10 peer-reviewed publications. He is a member of the SWTest Technical Program Committee.


Selected Publications
  • 2008 “Mechanical Simulation of Probing on SMART POWER POA Devices”
  • 2014 High pulsed current wafer probing in high temperature conditions: comprehensive framework for vertical and cantilever probe design
  • 2014 Addressing 80 μm pitch Cu Pillar Bump Wafer probing
  • 2015 Challenges of next generation probing at ≤60 µm minimum pitch Full Arrays
  • 2016 AMD High Pin Count Probing Challenges on Leading Edge GPU
  • 2017 HBM Micro Pillar Grid Array Probing Challenges
  • 2017 Pulsed CCC: a numerical model for vertical probe design

Dr. Raffaele Vallauri


Supervisor of DC12 and DC13