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Posted: December 4, 2008
New NanoInk Division Will Provide Custom Nanofabrication Solutions
(Nanowerk News) NanoInk, Inc., announced today the launch of
its NanoFabrication Systems Division, dedicated to state-of-the-art Dip Pen Nanolithography® (DPN®)
instrumentation. In addition to a wide range of DPN instruments already offered, the NanoFabrication
Systems Division will also deliver custom solutions configured precisely for customers’ needs. The new
division is headed by Tom Levesque, NanoInk’s Vice President for DPN Business.
“Our new division will be the source that customers can really rely on for instruments that will help them
succeed in the nanoscale world,” said James M. Hussey, CEO of NanoInk.
Describing the division’s offerings, Mr. Levesque said, “From the simplest, most cost effective set-ups, with or
without integrated AFM imaging, to the most advanced equipment capable of high resolution
nanolithography and atomic resolution, we will deliver custom solutions that are backed by the industry’s most
dedicated customer service.”
Mr. Levesque also pointed out that, in addition to commercial applications, the new division will break new
ground in the education market. He described plans to offer innovative, turnkey solutions for colleges and
high schools seeking effective ways to introduce students to the world of nanotechnology.
NanoInk, Inc. is an emerging growth technology company specializing in nanometer-scale manufacturing and
applications development for the life science and semiconductor industries. Using Dip Pen Nanolithography®
(DPN®), a patented and proprietary nanofabrication technology, scientists are enabled to rapidly and easily
create nanoscale structures from a wide variety of materials. This low cost, easy to use and scalable technique
brings sophisticated nanofabrication to the laboratory desktop. Located in the new Illinois Science +
Technology Park, north of Chicago, NanoInk currently has over 140 patents and applications filed worldwide
and has licensing agreements with Northwestern University, Stanford University, University of Strathclyde,
University of Liverpool, California Institute of Technology and the University of Illinois at Urbana-
Champaign. For more information on products and services offered by NanoInk, Inc., see www.nanoink.net.