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
NOTE: Molecular Vapor Deposition (MVD) is a trademark of Applied
MicroStructures Technology, Inc.
SOURCE Applied MicroStructures Technology, Inc.