SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Applied MicroStructures Technology, Inc. (AMST), the leading provider of tools, technologies and expertise that enable the vapor deposition of molecular-level films for nanotechnology applications, has been named a winner by a leading publication, Nanotech Briefs, in its first annual Nano 50 Awards for technology and innovation. Recognized for its leadership in the field of nanotechnology surface engineering, the company joins a prestigious group of 50 technologies, products and innovators that have significantly impacted-or are expected to impact-the state of the art in nanotechnology. The awards were announced at a recent dinner in Boston to honor the winners. The accolade comes at a pivotal time for AMST. The company has established a strong intellectual property portfolio in the field of Molecular Vapor Deposition (MVD) technology and offers a range of products to meet established needs in an array of markets such as MEMS, micro-fluidics and nano-imprinting. In the past 12 months, the company's proprietary approach to the management of surface properties has gained substantial traction in the MEMS and life sciences areas, with accelerating demand for the technology from customers in the U.S. and Asia. About Applied MicroStructures Technology, Inc. Silicon Valley-based Applied MicroStructures Technology, Inc. is the leading provider of tools, technologies and expertise that enable the deposition of molecular-level films for a broad range of nanotech applications in microsystems, life sciences and research arenas. The company's Molecular Vapor Deposition (MVD(TM)) technology represents a radical new technique that enables the controlled deposition of films. These self-aligned, highly uniform and customizable ultra-thin films can be deposited across a broad spectrum of substrate types and sizes, and are deployed in diverse nano-applications, including microsensors, life-sciences and nanotechnology research. For more information about the company, please visit http://www.appliedmst.com . NOTE: Molecular Vapor Deposition (MVD) is a trademark of Applied MicroStructures Technology, Inc.
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