Veeco 將第一個 GENxplor R&D MBE 系統運至奧克拉荷馬大學
2013 年 10 月 06 日
PLAINVIEW, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 6, 2013-- Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq:VECO) announced today that the University of Oklahoma (OU) will receive the first shipment of Veeco’s new GENxplor™ R&D Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) System early in the fourth quarter. The GENxplor is a fully integrated deposition system that creates high quality epitaxial layers on substrates up to 3” in diameter and is ideal for cutting edge research on a wide variety of materials including GaAs, nitrides, and oxides.
“The University of Oklahoma is proud to be the first university in the world that will have the new GENxplor,” said Dr. Michael Santos, University of Oklahoma Professor in Engineering Physics. “The proven growth chamber and enhanced features of the GENxplor, including robust process flexibility and convenient access to effusion cells, are ideal for the materials research we are conducting for technologies such as lasers, photo detectors, and solar cells. We have two other Veeco MBE systems in our lab that have performed very well.”
In addition to receiving the first tool, Dr. Santos is scheduled to discuss his latest MBE research at the North America MBE Conference (NAMBE), occurring today in Banff, Canada.
“The University of Oklahoma is at the forefront of compound semiconductor materials research, so it is quite fitting that they are receiving the first GENxplor,” commented Jim Northup, Vice President, General Manager of Veeco’s MBE Operations. “It has been designed specifically for the R&D community, combining an easy to use platform with our world-class MBE performance.” Please visit this link for more information about Dr. Santos’ III-V research focus areas: http://mbsantos.weebly.com/ .
Veeco's GENxplor features an efficient single frame design that combines all vacuum hardware with on-board electronics to make it up to 40% smaller than other MBE systems, saving valuable lab space. 因為手動系統整合成單一框架，安裝時間因此縮短。The open architecture design of the GENxplor also improves ease-of-use, provides convenient access to effusion cells, and allows easier serviceability when compared to other MBE systems. 當 GENxplor 系統與 Veeco 最新推出的可回收來源結合時，它呈現的是氧化材料研究中最先進的成果。
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