May 14, 2015

SEMTech Solutions is pleased to announce the delivery of a 100kV Electron Beam Lithography (EBL) system to the City University of New York’s (CUNY) Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC).

 Dr. Jacob Trevino, NanoFabrication Facility Director of CUNY says, “We will count on this system to aid researchers in developing novel micro and nanoscale devices, such as nanophotonic and solid state circuits, microelectromechanical systems and microfluidic systems.”

See our press release related to this news for more information.

January 12, 2015

The ability to understand and tailor nanoscale mechanical properties is required to develop high temperature materials capable of reliably withstanding extreme operational environments. Hysitron’s xSol High Temperature Stage provides high resolution nanomechanical measurements to be performed over a broad temperature range.

Additional Information on the xSol High Temperature Stage (PDF)

March 18, 2014


Hysitron Aspirin Image

Hysitron ( has recently introduced several applications notes regarding the use of Nanomechanical Testing for BioPharmaceutical Materials (Pharma_Overview.pdf).

Examples highlighted include:

  • Drug or Medicinal Crystal Testing, such as Aspirin (App Note)
  • Biological Materials, from Living Cells to Bone
  • Understanding of BioMimetric Materials
  • Biomedical Device Materials, from Stents to Contact Lenses

For more information please contact us.

August 14, 2013


Mantis Deposition has just introduced HEX, a very exciting new design for a compact and highly flexible deposition system. The system operates in the 10-6 range, and may be fitted with a variety of sources, such as e-beam evaporators, sputter sources, etc.

Also, Mantis Deposition has recently revised their product brochure. Copies of the HEX and Product Guide are available in PDF.

January 28, 2013

In the most recent Microscopy Today Magazine, January 2013, the Attoliight CL System was published in the following article, "Quantitative Cathodoluminescence Opens New Areas of Investigation in Semiconductor Research and Production." 

For more information, or if you have additional questions, please contact us.

September 26, 2012

Mantis Deposition's talk is titled, "Nanoparticle Coating Technology for Vacuum Deposition." The presentation will take place on Wednesday, October 31st, at noon in session EW-WeL1. In addition, Mantis Depostion will be exhibiting at the AVS show in booth #203.

September 18, 2012

Dr. Samuel Sonderegger, CEO and Co-founder of Attolight, will discuss his company's time-resolved cathodoluminescence system. The title of the seminar is, "Study of exciton dynamics in quantum well GaN and GaN/AlGaN structures." The date and time for this presentation are Wednesday, September 19th from 1:30 to 3:00 pm in LISE 303 at Harvard's CNS. More details can be found on Harvard's CNS News and Events website.

May 29, 2012

10 Angstroms is pleased to announce that we will be selling Mantis thin film deposition systems and components. "We are confident that our extensive knowledge in the thin film marketplace will enable Mantis Deposition to really highlight their new proprietary NanoGen source," states Gerry O'Loughlin, 10 Angstroms Vice President of Sales. "We believe this PVD source will deposit nanoparticles with the highest purity and size selection."

April 23, 2012

10 Angstroms has just signed an exclusive sales contract with Attolight that covers the Eastern U.S. and the province of Ontatrio, Canada. The new Cathodoluminescence system from Attolight is the only alternative to dynamically characterize materials of the future for LEDs, solar cells, or semiconductor devices.

April 23, 2012

Harvard's Center for Nanoscale Systems (CNS) has recently completed acceptance testing of their second Elionix EBL system. With a guaranteed linewidth of 5nm and superior large field writing uniformity, the Elionix ELS-F125 goes well beyond today's 100kV EBL tools.

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