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Applied Materials Inc., headquartered in Santa Clara, California, is the largest provider of semiconductor-manufacturing equipment. It has been on the Fortune 500 list of the U.S.'s biggest companies for fifteen consecutive years, including 2013. With a market capitalization of over $27 billion, it currently employs roughly 41 000 people around the world with sales divisions across Asia, Europe and America.
The company's manufacturing process solutions are used to make micromechanical devices (mirrors, lenses), flat panel displays (computer monitors and TVs), solar cells and integrated circuits (CPUs or memory). Some examples of its products include plasma etch systems; ion implantation equipment; CVD systems; optical inspection tools;