AIXTRON is a leading provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry. The Company's technology solutions

are used to build advanced components for electronic and opto-electronic applications based on compound, silicon, organic

semiconductor materials, carbon nanotubes (CNT) and other nanomaterials. Such components are used in fiber optic communication

systems, wireless and mobile telephony applications, optical and electronic storage devices, computing, signaling, lighting and other

leading-edge technologies.