NEW YORK, NY -- API Nanotronics Corp. (OTCBB: APIA) ("API" or the "Company") a leading supplier of electronic components, systems and sub-systems, nano-optics and nanotechnology products to the aerospace, defense and communications sectors, today announced that its Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Martin Moskovits was invited as the keynote presenter at the 2009 International Conference on Nanotechnology for the Forest Products Industry held on June 23-26, 2009 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The event was sponsored by TAPPI and Alberta Ingenuity fund.
This year's event was titled "Unlocking the Potential of Nano-Enabled Biomaterials" and Dr. Moskovits presented "Nanooptics: Illuminating Nanostructures." to an audience of leading members of industry and the scientific community.
As Chief Technology Officer at the Company, Dr. Moskovits has established API's NanoOpto Division as the industry leader in highly specialized nanofabricated optical components. API's NanoOpto Division has developed and commercialized a broad line of proprietary nanostructure based optical polarizers that cover the entire optical spectrum including the deep ultraviolet, filters, optical isolators and sensors and is currently working with a variety of leading global technology companies on next generation nano-optical components for imaging, sensing, storage, optical communications and deep UV lithography.
Stephen B. Pudles, Chief Executive Officer of API Nanotronics Inc., said, "We are proud to have Dr. Moskovits represent the company at this prestigious event. His participation is testament to the work we are doing at API and the company's leadership position in nano-structured optical components."
About API Nanotronics Corp. (OTCBB: APIA)
API Nanotronics Corp., through its wholly owned subsidiaries API Electronics Inc., National Hybrid Inc., Filtran Group, TM Systems, Keytronics and API Nanofabrication Corporation, is engaged in the manufacture of electronic components and systems for the defense and communications industries. API is also developing a leadership position in the R&D and manufacture of nanotechnology and MEMS products. With a growing list of blue chip customers, including Honeywell/Allied Signal, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, and numerous other top technology-based firms around the world, API regularly ships products to clients in more than 34 countries. API owns state-of-the-art manufacturing and technology centers in New York, New Jersey and Ontario, Canada and has manufacturing capabilities in China and a distribution center in Britain. API Nanotronics trades on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol APIA. For further information, please visit the company website at www.apinanotronics.com.
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