Novellus Announces Availability of the Webcast of Its Presentation at Merrill Lynch's Hardware Technology Conference

Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from Novellus Systems, Inc.

    SAN JOSE, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire/ --
 Novellus Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVLS), the productivity and innovation leader
 in advanced deposition and surface preparation processes for the global
 semiconductor industry, today announced that Richard S. Hill, chairman and
 chief executive officer will present on May 3, 2001, from 9:45 to 10:25 a.m.
 EDT, at Merrill Lynch's Hardware Technology Conference.  The presentation will
 be made available over the internet via a live webcast.
     You may access the live webcast presentation and the replay at:
 http://events.mlresearchmedia.com/ml/hardwareheaven or Novellus' home page,
 located at www.novellus.com/ .  The replay of the webcast will be available
 for 14 days following the conference.
 
     About Novellus Systems:
     Novellus Systems Inc., an S&P 500 company, manufactures, markets and
 services advanced deposition and surface preparation equipment for today's
 advanced integrated circuits.  The company's products are designed for
 high-volume production of advanced, leading-edge semiconductor devices at the
 lowest possible cost.  Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with subsidiaries
 throughout the U.S. as well as the United Kingdom, France, Germany, The
 Netherlands, Spain, Ireland, Israel, Italy, China, Japan, Korea, Singapore and
 Taiwan, Novellus is a publicly traded company on the Nasdaq stock exchange and
 a component of the Nasdaq-100 Index(R).  Additional information about the
 company is available on Novellus' home page at www.novellus.com .
 
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    SAN JOSE, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire/ --
 Novellus Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVLS), the productivity and innovation leader
 in advanced deposition and surface preparation processes for the global
 semiconductor industry, today announced that Richard S. Hill, chairman and
 chief executive officer will present on May 3, 2001, from 9:45 to 10:25 a.m.
 EDT, at Merrill Lynch's Hardware Technology Conference.  The presentation will
 be made available over the internet via a live webcast.
     You may access the live webcast presentation and the replay at:
 http://events.mlresearchmedia.com/ml/hardwareheaven or Novellus' home page,
 located at www.novellus.com/ .  The replay of the webcast will be available
 for 14 days following the conference.
 
     About Novellus Systems:
     Novellus Systems Inc., an S&P 500 company, manufactures, markets and
 services advanced deposition and surface preparation equipment for today's
 advanced integrated circuits.  The company's products are designed for
 high-volume production of advanced, leading-edge semiconductor devices at the
 lowest possible cost.  Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with subsidiaries
 throughout the U.S. as well as the United Kingdom, France, Germany, The
 Netherlands, Spain, Ireland, Israel, Italy, China, Japan, Korea, Singapore and
 Taiwan, Novellus is a publicly traded company on the Nasdaq stock exchange and
 a component of the Nasdaq-100 Index(R).  Additional information about the
 company is available on Novellus' home page at www.novellus.com .
 
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