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2013-03-06 08:30:26

REHOVOT, Israel, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (Nasdaq: NVMI), a provider of leading edge stand alone metrology and a market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process control market, announced that it will be presenting to the investor community at the Annual Roth Capital Growth Stock Conference in Dana Point, California on Monday, March 18, 2013. The conference will be taking place at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in...

2013-03-04 08:33:54

MIGDAL HA'EMEK, Israel, March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Jordan Valley Semiconductor [http://www.jvsemi.com ], a market leader of X-Ray metrology tools, announced today that its QC3(TM), a production worthy diffractometer for the compound semiconductor and LED industries, is the winner of CS Industry 2013 metrology, test and measurement award. "The QC3(TM) High-Resolution X-Ray Diffractometer is a true leapfrog technology over the existing X-ray technology within...

2013-02-25 16:29:07

New metrology and inspection tools facilitate advanced patterning techniques for manufacturing sub-20nm memory and microprocessor chips MILPITAS, Calif., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At the SPIE Advanced Lithography conference, KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ: KLAC) announced its SpectraShape(TM) 9000 optical critical dimension (CD) metrology system and BDR300(TM) backside defect inspection and review module. The SpectraShape 9000 is a new metrology system capable of monitoring the...

2013-02-18 23:02:25

H-B Instrument has been providing well made, accurate thermometers, hydrometers and related products for 110 years, yet have evolved with the times by phasing out mercury thermometers and offering a mercury exchange program. Other environmentally green initiatives include the introduction of the world's only liquid-in-glass independently certified 'EnviroKleen' thermometers. Wayne, NJ (PRWEB) February 18, 2013 2013 marks the 110 year anniversary of H-B Instrument, manufacturing and globally...

2013-01-30 04:22:06

REHOVOT, Israel, January 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NASDAQ: NVMI), provider of leading-edge stand-alone metrology and the market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process control market, announced today that it will release its results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2012 after the NASDAQ market closes on February 19, 2013 (instead of February 18, 2013 as previously announced). In conjunction with this release,...

2013-01-25 12:26:53

LOWELL, Mass., Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroSense, LLC, a worldwide leader in high sensitivity vibrating sample magnetometers (VSMs), magnetic metrology systems, high resolution capacitive sensors, and wafer metrology systems, today announced that it has booked and shipped multiple customer orders for its next generation "EZ" series VSM magnetic metrology systems from global customers. These VSM metrology systems are used to characterize the magnetic properties of magnetic thin films...

2013-01-24 08:23:24

REHOVOT, Israel, January 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NASDAQ: NVMI), provider of leading-edge stand-alone metrology and the market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process control market, today announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Dror David, will attend the Stifel Nicolaus Technology & Telecom Conference 2013. The conference will be taking place at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in San Francisco,...

2013-01-14 23:00:24

Sample precise thickness, relative shape and local variations of a number of substrate wafers using our unique new metrology technique and equipment -- at no cost! Canton, Massachusetts (PRWEB) January 14, 2013 Evergreen Enhancement — http://www.evergreenenhancement.com — developer and manufacturer of leading-edge metrology systems, is offering semiconductor makers an opportunity to sample a variety of characteristics of their products. According to Bill Kerr, Evergreen...

2013-01-14 02:31:53

REHOVOT, Israel, January 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (Nasdaq: NVMI), provider of leading edge stand alone metrology and the market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process control market, announced today that it is reaffirming its 2012 fourth quarter guidance. As discussed on the company's October 31, 2012 conference call, Nova expects revenues of $18.5-$22 million, with diluted earnings per share of $0.01-$0.10 on a...

The Kilogram Has Been Putting On Weight
2013-01-07 10:20:51

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When getting on the bathroom scale after feasting at all the holiday parties, most of us have come to expect a larger number than usual — but scientists from University of Newcastle say that the kilogram itself has been bulking up over the years. The original weight standard for the kilogram (about 2.1 lbs.) is known as the International Prototype Kilogram (IPK), and the British researchers say the series of platinum-based...