AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Imprints, Inc. (MII), the
leading manufacturer of Step and Flash Imprint Lithography (S-FIL(TM))
equipment announced today that it has expanded its operations into Asia.
Based in Tokyo, Japan, Molecular Imprints, Japan will offer technology and
applications support for customers throughout the region. The office will
also provide assistance to Hakuto Co., Ltd and to KLA-Tencor. Hakuto is MII's
exclusive Asian distributor in the nanotechnologies-related market segments,
while KLA-Tencor is MII's exclusive sales and services organization in the
silicon-based markets for Asia and North America.
Molecular Imprints, Japan will be staffed by Mr. Hideyuki Wada. With over
12 years of semiconductor industry experience, Mr. Wada will be instrumental
in helping customers realize the full potential of S-FIL technology and
achieve optimum results when deploying MII's tools.
Norm Schumaker, MII's CEO, states, "The need for cost-effective, high
resolution lithography continues to increase within the nanotechnology and
silicon related markets in Asia. By expanding our operations to Japan, we
look forward to supporting our rapidly-growing customer base in this key
About Molecular Imprints Inc.
Molecular Imprints, Inc.(MII) develops and manufactures nano-lithography
systems for high resolution and for 3-dimensional pattern replication. The
company has commercialized a unique Step and Flash Imprint Lithography
technology (S-FIL), which is a simple step and repeat, room temperature, low
pressure, nano-imprint process that has demonstrated sub-20 nanometer
Molecular Imprints provides enabling lithography systems and technology
for manufacturing applications in the areas of: nano-devices, micro
structures, advanced packaging, bio-devices, optical components and
semiconducting devices. MII's Imprio(TM) product family is a cost-effective
substitute for next generation lithography systems, at a fraction of the
price. For more information, visit: http://www.molecularimprints.com .
Molecular Imprints, Inc.
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