Mark Bernick, President
Angstrom Sciences, Inc.
40 South Linden St.
Duquesne, PA, USA 15110
Phone: +1-412-469-8466

For Immediate Release

Angstrom Sciences Hires Production Planner to Implement New ERP System

Pittsburgh, PA, January 17, 2006 - Angstrom Sciences announces the appointment of Mark Bates to the position of Production Planner. Bates’ immediate responsibilities are to optimize the scheduling of jobs in engineering and manufacturing through the implementation of a new ERP system. This system was put in place to develop internal protocols and make production flow more efficient.

Mark Bates has over 10 years of experience in the design-to-build manufacturing industry with a background in project and materials management.

“Mark’s experience will greatly help us to implement our ERP System, which will in turn facilitate the delivery of our products in a more timely and predictable manner.” said Mark A. Bernick, President of Angstrom Sciences.

Angstrom Sciences is the world leader in magnetron technology used to produce thin films through the "sputtering"process. Sputtering is used to manufacture advanced products, such as compact disks, energy efficient architectural glass, fiber optic network components and microelectronic devices. The company has a worldwide business presence and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.