SAES is an Italian advanced functional materials Company, focused on the development and production of proprietary and specifically engineered solutions (components and systems) for several industrial and scientific applications, encompassing Ultra High Vacuum equipment, consumer electronics, automotive, healthcare and advanced packaging.
The wide technological portfolio and the full vertically integrated production processes make SAES Group a world leader supplier of hi-tech, high quality solutions, like UHV and XHV Non Evaporable Getter (NEG) pumps for industrial and research applications. NEG pumps are specifically conceived to deliver a large pumping speed for active atmospheric gases and, in particular, hydrogen, without generating vibrations or magnetic fields, still retaining a very compact shape. In 2011, SAES Group introduced the NEXTorr® concept, a revolutionary product that combines the NEG and sputtering ion pump technologies on one single flange. SAES NEG pumps are widely used in a variety Surface Science equipment, like ARPES, AES, PEEM, LEEM, STM to mention a few.