Jason Hrebik, Product Manager
Angstrom Sciences, Inc.
40 South Linden St.
Duquesne, PA, USA 15110
Phone: +1-412-469-8466

For Immediate Release

Angstrom Sciences Covers the Flip Chip Industry

Pittsburgh, PA, March 1, 2005 - Angstrom Sciences, Inc. provides linear magnetron cathodes for inline flip chip manufacturing systems.

Angstrom Sciences linear magnetron sputtering cathodes are specifically designed to deliver high rates along with high target utilization. They are available in various target widths and lengths to accommodate various process requirements and system configurations.

Angstrom Sciences has a solid background in this industry working with OEMs in producing a cathode that meets the demands of a 24/7 production application. We can also retrofit existing systems to upgrade performance and reliability.

Angstrom Sciences is the world leader in design and manufacturing of magnetron sputtering cathodes used to produce thin films by the PVD process. Sputtering is used to manufacture advanced products such as microelectronics, storage media, energy efficient architectural glass and fiber optic network components. The company holds patents in the use of shaped magnets and turbulent cooling water flow in magnetron designs. Angstrom magnetrons provide the unique combination of high target utilization and deposition rates with uncompromised film quality - known collectively as the “Angstrom Advantage™.” The company has a worldwide business presence and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.