Industrial sponsors

5 Pascal S.r.l.

Since 1999, Cinquepascal has been the sole distributor for Edwards and for Research Centres and Universities throughout Italy, marketing vacuum components and instrumentation, providing service for Edwards products and advice on vacuum technology. 5 Pascal has also become partner of VG SCIENTA and Meivac inc.
address: Via Boccaccio 108 - 20090, Trezzano sul Naviglio (MI)
contacts: Tel. 39 02 4455913; Fax +39 02.4846.8659;

Elmitec Elektronenmikroskopie GmbH,

ELMITEC Elektronenmikroskopie GmbH is an experienced and vigorous company dedicated to the development, production and service of ultra high vacuum (UHV) cathode lens surface electron microscopes and accessories for these and other surface science instruments.
address: Albrecht-von-Groddeck-Str. 338678 Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany
contacts: Tel. +49 5323 1806; Fax +49 5323 78932;

Physik Instrumente (PI) S.r.l.

PI is the world's leading provider of nanopositioning products and systems. All key technologies are developed, manufactured and qualified in-house by PI: Piezo components, actuators and motors, magnetic drives, guiding systems, nanometrology sensors, electronic amplifiers, digital controllers and software.
address: Via Guglielmo Marconi, 28 20091 Bresso (MI)
contacts: Tel. +39 02 66501101; Fax +39 02 61039656;

SAES Group

SAES Group is the leading supplier of UHV and XHV solutions based on the Non-Evaporative Getter (NEG) technology. These solutions include compact NEG pumps with a large pumping speed for active atmospheric gases and, in particular, hydrogen, without generating vibrations or magnetic fields. SAES has recently introduced the revolutionary NexTorr® pump, combining NEG and sputtering ion pump technologies. The new CapaciTorr HV pumps are optimized for high vacuum regime up to 1·10-6 Torr.
address: SAES Getters S.p.A. Viale Italia 77, 20020 LAINATE (MI)
contacts: Tel. +39 02 93178 231 ; Fax 02 93178 320;

Scienta Omicron GmbH

Scienta Omicron is the leading innovator in Surface Science. The company provides top capabilities for the research community through its technology leadership in electron spectroscopy, scanning probe microscopy and thin film deposition. These capabilities are available in custom tailored solutions from one source with worldwide sales and service groups.
address: Scienta Omicron GmbH, Limburger Str. 75, 65232 Taunusstein, Germany
contacts: Tel. +49 6128 987-0; Fax +49 6128 987 – 185;

SPECS Surface Nano Analysis GmbH

SPECS provides customized Systems and Components for Surface Science. The company leads the way in state-of-the-art technology, cutting-edge components and individually designed complex systems for surface analysis.
address: Voltastrasse 5, 13355 Berlin, Germany
contacts: Tel. +49 30 46 78 24-0; Fax +49 30 46 78 24-944;