AXT, Inc. Invites You to Join Its First Quarter 2001 Conference Call on the Web

Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET from AXT, Inc.

    FREMONT, Calif., April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with
 AXT, Inc.'s (Nasdaq:   AXTI) First Quarter Earnings release, you are invited to
 listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on
 April 25, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time with Morris Young/President & CEO and
 Don Tatzin/ CFO of AXT, Inc.
 
     What:     AXT, Inc.'s First Quarter Earnings Release
 
     When:     1:30 p.m. Pacific Time
               April 25, 2001
 
     Where:    www.videonewswire.com/AXT/042501/
 
     How:      Live over the Internet
               Simply log on to the web at the address above.
 
     Contact:  Leslie Green of Stapleton Communications, 650-470-0200
 
     AXT designs, develops, manufactures and markets high-performance compound
 substrates for the fiber optics and communications industries. The company's
 proprietary Vertical Gradient Freeze (VGF) crystal growth technology produces
 low-defect, semi-insulating and semi-conducting gallium arsenide, indium
 phosphide and germanium wafers. AXT is also a leading producer of
 light-emitting diodes (LEDs), such as blue, cyan and green LEDs, for the
 display and lighting industries and vertical cavity surface emitting lasers
 (VCSELs) for the fiber optics industry.  For more information, see AXT's
 website at www.axt.com. The company can also be reached at 4281 Technology
 Drive, Fremont, California 94538 or by calling 510-683-5900. AXT is traded on
 the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol AXTI.
     If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be
 archived on the Web site www.axt.com under Investor Relations.
     (Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast:  The RealPlayer software,
 downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html, and at least a
 14.4Kbps connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems listening to
 the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com.)
 
     Leslie Green
     Stapleton Communications
     650-470-4222
     leslie@stapleton.com
 
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SOURCE AXT, Inc.
    FREMONT, Calif., April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with
 AXT, Inc.'s (Nasdaq:   AXTI) First Quarter Earnings release, you are invited to
 listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on
 April 25, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time with Morris Young/President & CEO and
 Don Tatzin/ CFO of AXT, Inc.
 
     What:     AXT, Inc.'s First Quarter Earnings Release
 
     When:     1:30 p.m. Pacific Time
               April 25, 2001
 
     Where:    www.videonewswire.com/AXT/042501/
 
     How:      Live over the Internet
               Simply log on to the web at the address above.
 
     Contact:  Leslie Green of Stapleton Communications, 650-470-0200
 
     AXT designs, develops, manufactures and markets high-performance compound
 substrates for the fiber optics and communications industries. The company's
 proprietary Vertical Gradient Freeze (VGF) crystal growth technology produces
 low-defect, semi-insulating and semi-conducting gallium arsenide, indium
 phosphide and germanium wafers. AXT is also a leading producer of
 light-emitting diodes (LEDs), such as blue, cyan and green LEDs, for the
 display and lighting industries and vertical cavity surface emitting lasers
 (VCSELs) for the fiber optics industry.  For more information, see AXT's
 website at www.axt.com. The company can also be reached at 4281 Technology
 Drive, Fremont, California 94538 or by calling 510-683-5900. AXT is traded on
 the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol AXTI.
     If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be
 archived on the Web site www.axt.com under Investor Relations.
     (Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast:  The RealPlayer software,
 downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html, and at least a
 14.4Kbps connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems listening to
 the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com.)
 
     Leslie Green
     Stapleton Communications
     650-470-4222
     leslie@stapleton.com
 
                      MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT - Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X71914681
 
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