APS March Meeting 2018


Meeting Attendees

Check back before the meeting to learn about exhibitors and
plan your time in the exhibit hall.

Show Hours

  • Monday, March 5
    6:45 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 6
    10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 7
    10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 8
    10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

2018 Exhibitors

Advanced Research Systems, Inc. #201

Advanced Research Systems (ARS) provides standard and custom cryogenic solutions for low temperature (4 800 K) material characterization. ARS manufactured pneumatic drive closed cycle cryocoolers are ideally suited for R&D applications where low temperature and low vibrations are important. ARS is uniquely qualified to design and manufacture customized cryogenic solutions as we can seamlessly integrate our cryocoolers into the final design. Cryogenic probe stations and cryostats with standard and custom configurations are available for a wide range of applications including beamline science, electrical transport, magnetic properties, micro-spectroscopy, neutron science, optical spectroscopy, X-ray diffraction, and more.

AIP Publishing #913

AIP Publishing is a wholly owned not-for-profit subsidiary of the American Institute of Physics (AIP). AIP Publishing’s mission is to support the charitable, scientific and educational purposes of AIP through scholarly publishing activities in the fields of the physical and related sciences on its own behalf, on behalf of Member Societies of AIP, and on behalf of other publishing partners to help them proactively advance their missions. AIP Publishing’s portfolio comprises 20 highly regarded, peer-reviewed journals, including the flagship journals Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics, and The Journal of Chemical Physics, in addition to the AIP Conference Proceedings.

AJA International, Inc. #501

Thin Film Deposition Systems (Sputtering, E-beam, Thermal, Ion Beam, PLD and Multi-Technique). Ion Beam Etch Systems with SIMS (Ion Milling, RIBE). R&D and Pilot Scale Equipment. UHV and HV Magnetron Sputter Sources and Thermal Evaporation Sources. Wide range of Substrate Holders featuring Azimuthal Rotation, RF/DC Biasing, Heating, Water Cooling, LN2 Cooling and Tilting. Sputter Targets and Evaporation Materials. RF/DC Power Supplies.

Almax easyLab Inc #405

Almax easyLab are the world leaders in instrumentation for high-pressure physical properties characterization. We design and manufacture our own diamond anvils and diamond anvil cells, clamp-type pressure cells, ruby fluorescence systems, gasket drilling machines, cryogenic gas loading systems, turn-key high pressure-enabled cryostats and much more. Visit us on Our ecommerce site makes it easy to purchase diamond anvils and other high pressure instrumentation online.

American Society for Engineering Education Naval Postdoctoral Fellowships #931

The NRL Postdoctoral Fellowship Program provides approximately forty (40) new postdoctoral appointments per year. Fellows are competitively selected on the basis of their overall qualifications and technical proposals addressing specific areas defined by the host Navy laboratories. The selected participants will work in a unique Navy laboratory environment, while interacting with senior laboratory scientists and engineers.

American Institute of Physics #912

Your APS membership also comes with benefits from AIP, the American Institute of Physics. AIP sends Physics Today magazine to the individual members of 10 scientific societies in the AIP federation; APS is the largest of these societies. There are giveaways from AIP’s history, government relations, and statistics resources.

American Magnetics Inc. #608

Founded in 1968, American Magnetics has become a leading supplier of superconducting magnet solutions. Majority of the systems produced by AMI are custom designed for demanding applications. AMI also offers cryogenic level instruments, auto-fill systems, power supplies, cryo-mechanical systems and VCCLs. Please visit us at:

American Physical Society #901

Founded in 1899, the American Physical Society (APS) is a nonprofit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics. APS publishes the world's most widely read physics research and review journals. Please stop by booth 901 in the exhibit hall or the APS Village to learn more about the prestigious Physical Review collection.

AmpliTech Incorporated #101

The very concept of “engineering” is the application of the principles of Physics. However, as much as Engineering relies on Physics, the reverse can also be true. With physical samples of Cryogenic Amplifiers, a product of RF/Microwave Electrical Engineering, and their capabilities, AmpliTech will show how these Super-Low Noise-Amplifiers have proven critical to physicists searching for the best methods of creating qubits, the essential forms of data employed by Quantum Computing. As Quantum Computing is the next step toward “supercomputing” and “artificial intelligence,” AmpliTech is poised to show how Engineering technology can help Physics experts the world over advance to the next level in computer evolution.

Amuneal Manufacturing Corp #107

Since 1965, Amuneal has been serving highly technical markets, working with leaders in aerospace, electronics, cryogenics, healthcare, and research to develop cost-effective magnetic shielding strategies and products that outperform the most demanding requirements. We offer a number of standard component shields to our clients, however, our culture and capabilities allow us to manufacture and install unique custom shields ranging from prototypes and models to full-scale assemblies.


Manufacturer of high and ultra-high vacuum components since 1965, ANCORP offers an extensive line of vacuum valves, chambers, flanges, fittings, feedthroughs, traps, viewports, and custom fabrications to researchers, OEMs, and industrial users around the world. ANCORP products are designed to meet or exceed the standards required by our customers, such as those involved with thin film deposition, surface analysis, cryogenics, and the aerospace industry. Visit us online at

Andeen-Hagerling, Inc. #318

Andeen-Hagerling (AH) manufactures the most precise capacitance/loss bridges available commercially. AH bridges are fully automatic and resolve sub-attofarad measurements. Bridges are offered for operation at fixed or variable frequencies (50Hz-20KHz). Loss (dissipation factor) can be measured down to 1.5x10-8 tan delta.

Anderson Dahlen - Applied Vacuum Division #313

With 30 years of experience manufacturing custom ultrahigh vacuum products, our Applied Vacuum Division has the tools and technology to provide most requirements. We deliver total vacuum solutions including chambers and assemblies, flanges and components, motion, manipulation and transfer devices, as well as custom integrated equipment.

Anest Iwata Air Engineering #218

Dry Scroll Vacuum Pump ANEST IWATA Corporation is the original developer of the oil-free, air cooled dry scroll vacuum pump. Our inherently balance design provides longer tip seal life, sustained pumping performance and reduced particle contamination. We offer pump down speeds from 2-42 CFM and have an ultimate vacuum of 10-3 Torr. Ideal for mid-range vacuum applications and backing turbo pumps Our dry (oil free) design means reduced maintenance cost, quiet cool operation and no risk of hydrocarbons in your laboratory!

Anton Paar USA #109

Anton Paar is a world leading manufacturer of equipment for surface coatings mechanical properties characterization, including indentation (micro, nano), scratch (adhesion) and tribology (friction & wear). Anton Paar provides the most stable nanoindenter on the market and the only stable indenter up to 950 degrees C. Anton Paar also provides state-of-the-art Atomic Force Microscope(AFM)

Astronics Test Systems #102

Tabor Electronics, a world leader in waveform generation, and Astronics Test Systems, providing Tabor US solutions and innovative test solutions for mission critical systems, present a live demonstration. At the March Meeting, various techniques for using AWGs to create pulses for quantum computation including up-conversion and DDS will be shown. Tabor’s new Signal Expert (SE5082) will be featured along with the popular multi-channel WX2184C and the 52392 PXI Express AWG.

Asylum Research, an Oxford Instruments Company #813

See a live demonstration of the new Cypher VRS, the first and only full-featured Video-Rate Atomic Force Microscope that enables high speed imaging of dynamic processes in air and in liquid. The Cypher VRS enables high quality, video-rate imaging at 625 lines per second, corresponding to about 10 frames per second, all with incredibly easy operation, and exceeding other “fast scanning” AFMs, by a factor of at least 5-10x , and with immense versatility for a full range of modes and accessories.

attocube #312

attocube offers cryogenic measurement instrumentation, including fully automated closed-cycle cryostats, a cryo-optical table and various low temperature & high magnetic field compatible measurement inserts, allowing for research techniques such as AFM, MFM, SHPM, confocal & RAMAN microscopy. In cooperation with SPECS Zurich, attocube now offers a powerful expert solution for transport measurements combining automated control of field, temperature, and 3D sample rotation from within the all-in-one Nanonis Tramea™ electronics. Nano-precise piezo positioning stages and a laser displacement sensors with picometer resolution complete attocube’s portfolio.

BlueFors Cryogenics Oy #627

BlueFors Cryogenics is a company that specializes in cryogen-free dilution refrigerator systems, with a strong focus on the quantum computing and information community. Our aim is to deliver the most reliable and easy-to-operate refrigerators on the market, which are of the highest possible quality.

Bruker Corporation #601

The Bruker name has become synonymous with the excellence, innovation, and quality that characterizes our comprehensive range of scientific instrumentation. Our solutions encompass a wide number of analytical techniques ranging from X-ray analysis and Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) to magnetic resonance and EPR spectroscopy. Visit us at our booth to learn how we can help you with your analytical needs.

CAEN Technologies, Inc. #118

High current, high stability, highly accurate. Less than 1ppm/K TC and less than 10ppm ripple on wide current ranges are among some of our specs. CAEN ELS magnet power supplies are designed with a completely digital control and feedback loop, allowing for software-based adjustment of PID parameters, synchronizing fully and behaving nicely with your reactive loads (up to 100H). Supporting large installations at many synchrotrons and colliders around the world, our offerings include standard and custom products. Home-grown DCCT current sensors are implemented within the supplies for aiding in such performance, or are available separately in various models with a complete digitizing current measurement system for your own setups. CAEN ELS is represented in the U.S. by CAEN Technologies

Cambridge University Press #920

Cambridge University Press is a not-for-profit organization that advances learning, knowledge and research worldwide. It is an integral part of the University of Cambridge and for centuries has extended its research and teaching activities through an extensive range of academic books, journals and digital products

Coax Co., Ltd. #226

COAX is the worldwide supplier of semi-rigid coaxial cables in Japan, offering unique cables using various materials such as NbTi, Nb, CuNi, SUS, BeCu, Brass, diameters 0.33mm to 9.62mm. COAX cables are ideal solutions for cryogenic, non-magnetic, and superconducting requirements. SMA, SSMA, K, MMCX and other types of connectors are available.

Cobolt Inc. #829

Cobolt is at the very forefront of the industry in the development and manufacture of high performance CW and Q-switched lasers. We provide ultra low noise, CW, single mode solid-state lasers in the UV-Visible-NIR spectral range; Q-switched DPSS lasers with the unique combination of high pulse rates and high pulse energy in the UV-NIR range; as well as tunable mid-IR sources. The lasers are manufactured using our unique and proprietary HTCure™ technology yielding unrivaled robustness and reliability.

ColdEdge Technologies, Inc. #605

CUSTOM CRYOGENIC SYSTEMS that operate in the <3 to 1000K temperature range. With a worldwide customer base and product applications in a range of scientific fields, ColdEdge is proud to provide unique solutions for OEMs and research labs across the globe. Systems: GM & Pulse Tube, Open Flow (LHe or LN2) Interfaces: Stinger™ Cooling System, Ultra Low Vibration (ULV), Ultra High Vacuum (UHV), and more Visit us online at

College of Physics, JLU #131

The beginning of physics at Jilin University, predecessor of the Northeast People's University, was marked by the appointment in 1952 of a number of top physicists in China. After 66 years' development, our college has ranked top in China. The College of Physics is committed to pursuing cutting-edge research, making ground-breaking discoveries and establishing new research paradigms in various areas of physics. Now, we are willing to recruit potential young physicists. Detail recruitment areas are listed as following: Computational Physics and Software Methodology; Experimental High Pressure Physics; Superhard Materials; Soft Condensed Matter Physics; Strongly Correlated Electron Systems; Ultrafast Photonics and Nonlinear Optics; Nonlinear Acoustics; Particle Theory and Cosmology; Biophysics; Nuclear Physics and Technology; Energy Materials; for detail information, Pls contact Miss Bin Sun:

COSMOTEC, Inc. #206

The highest quality ceramic-to-metal 25 years of excellence. Now in silicon valley. Because cutting corners isn't an option. we, at cosmotec, design the highest quality feedthroughs available on the market today. Perfection you can count. Large inventory in silicon valley, US and Japan to make same day shipping.

Cryo Industries of America, Inc. #508

With over 32 years of experience, CRYO Industries is a leading supplier of cryogenic systems- standard or custom, open or closed cycle, continuous flow or reservoir type, He-4, He-3 and superconducting magnet systems. Innovative closed cycle solutions include: Helium Liquefiers, The Universal Cryocooler and closed cycle refrigerator systems.

Cryogenic Control Systems, Inc. #506

Manufacturers of precision electronic instrumentation for both laboratory and industrial process control applications. Cryo-con offers a full line of cryogenic temperature controllers, monitors, cryogenic accessories and temperature sensors. Come demo our latest line of temperature controllers and monitors.

Cryogenic Limited #731

Cryogenic Limited is a market leader in design and manufacture of superconducting magnets (up to 22T in low loss LHe cryostat or 18T cryogen-free). Configurations include solenoids, split pair, vector, UHV and beam-line magnets. We offer integrated experimental products including cryogen-free desktop measurement systems and SQUID magnetometers with 10-8 sensitivity

Cryomagnetics, Inc. #708

Cryomagnetics’ superconducting magnet systems are available with interchangeable VTI/He3 and dilution refrigerators, supporting instrumentation and cryogenic accessories. C-Mag cryogen-FREE superconducting magnet systems are available with many configurations and options designed to meet your research goals. Our commitment to you is to supply leading magnet technologies now backed by an industry best, 2-year warranty.

Cryomech Inc. #527

Cryomech Inc. is a leader in cryocooler solutions for new and existing applications. Our product line includes the largest capacity GM cryocoolers on the market ranging from 100W@25K up to 600W@80K, Pulse Tube Cryocoolers from 0.5W–2W@4.2K, Liquid Nitrogen Plants, Liquid Helium Plants with liquefaction rates from 6-80 liters per day, Helium Reliquefiers and Helium Recovery Systems. New products include the ultra-low vibration 1K Cryostat and Pumping Recovery System for the Helium Reliquefier.

CVD Equipment #124

CVD Equipment Corporation provides R&D, pilot, and full production chemical vapor deposition systems. Processes include functional thin film coatings, graphene, CNTs, TMDs, h-BN, nanowires etc. As part of our total solutions, we provide process and product support and coating services for nanomaterials and other functional industrial coatings for our customers.,

De Gruyter #807

De Gruyter publishes results from all important disciplines in physics. Our portfolio is especially well-known for optics & photonics, condensed matter physics and crystallography. Our publications are not only relevant for physicists, but also cover areas of electrical engineering, mechanics and geosciences. We serve both the academic market and those working in engineering practice.

Delft Circuits #428

Delft Circuits develops and produces ultra-thin, flexible, low thermal load cabling with a high line density for quantum computing and other cryogenic applications - Cri/oFlex. We started activities in October 2016, last March Meeting we showed our first prototypes and this year we launch the first products! Besides cabling we plan developing other products such as chip packaging - Cri/oJack - which mates easily with our Cri/oFlex. Visit our booth (xxx) for more information and product presentations.

DOE Nanoscale Science Research Centers #117

The Nanoscale Science Research Centers (NSRCs) are DOE’s premier user facilities for interdisciplinary research at the nanoscale, serving as the basis for a national program that encompasses new science, new tools, and new computing capabilities. Each center provides free access to users to conduct non-proprietary research for particular expertise and capabilities in selected theme areas, such as synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials; catalysis; theory, modeling and simulation; electronic materials; nanoscale photonics; soft and biological materials; imaging and spectroscopy; and nanoscale integration.

Duniway Stockroom Corporation #430

For 42 years, Duniway Stockroom has supplied new and used vacuum equipment to Universities, government laboratories, OEM's, Fortune 500 corporations and smaller end-users around the world. We are a manufacturer of new ion pumps and ion pump controllers (Terranova®) as well as new vacuum gauge controllers (Terranova®). Duniway keeps a large stock of hardware and supplies ready for same day shipment along with rebuilt and new ion pumps, turbomolecular pumps, mechanical pumps and diffusion pumps.

Elsevier BV #803

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions designed to enhance the performance of science and technology professionals. Amongst the almost 2,960 journals (most of which offer open access options) and 48,300 book titles we publish, over 100 journals are in Physics or a related field. Visit us at booth 803 and meet our publisher to ask any questions you may have about submitting research to our journals. In addition, learn more about our author services and open access options.

Frontiers #831

Frontiers is an award-winning Open Science platform and leading open-access scholarly publisher. Our mission is to make high-quality, peer-reviewed research articles rapidly and freely available to everybody in the world, thereby accelerating scientific and technological innovation, societal progress and economic growth. For more information, visit

Getson & Shatz, P.C. #806

Learn how to win a green card in the EB-1A/NIW categories. Brian Getson is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School with 20 years of experience. He is a leading U.S. immigration lawyer who represents scientific researchers in applying for green cards and is the principal of a boutique immigration law firm based in Philadelphia. Mr. Getson has given presentations on "Green Cards for Scientific Researchers" at numerous major scientific conferences, the Wistar Institute, and at Universities. Mr. Getson often provides a money back guarantee to qualified applicants giving clients confidence that they will get results. See his website, for more information.

GMW Associates #827

Electromagnet Systems for Spintronics, thin film measurements, materials development, magnetic sensor development, magnet processing, and biological studies. New developments in GMW lab electromagnets include Vector Field Projected Magnet and MOKE-specific geometry Electromagnets.

Heidelberg Instruments, Inc. #826

Heidelberg Instruments Mikrotechnik GmbH is the world leader in the production of high precision photolithography systems and Maskless Aligners. Heidelberg Instruments has an installation base of over 800 systems in more than 50 countries. Our optical direct write lithography systems are installed in academic and industrial sites and are used in research, development and production. Applications Include Photomask Manufacturing, MEMS, MOEMS, Micro-fluidics, CMOS, LED and Display Technologies.

High Precision Devices #427

HPD offers a full line of research cryostats for low temperature physics, all of which are re-configurable to customers specific needs. This includes cryogen-free Adiabatic Demagnetization Refrigerator (ADR) cryostats that achieve 40 mK, with regulation times at 100 mK of over 200 hours, and DRs that reach 25 mK.

Hinds Instruments #326

Hinds Instruments manufactures the PEM and instrumentation for birefringence measurement, Stokes and Mueller polarimetry, and other polarization modulation applications. The PEM operates in the vacuum UV to far-IR spectral regions at frequencies of 20-84 kHz. It’s the ideal polarization modulation device for high performance applications in vacuum, magnetic or normalized environments.

Horiba Scientific #808

HORIBA Scientific offers CCD, InGaAs and CMOS detectors, scientific and deep-cooled cameras, CCD and PDA mini spectrometers, Cathodoluminescence for SEM, and MicOS for photoluminescence and electroluminescence. We also offer Spectroscopic Ellipsometers for non-destructive characterization of multi-layer film thickness, optical constants, and materials analysis. Benchtop, in-situ or in-line configurations cover VUV to NIR. We also provide in-situ End Point Detectors for real time plasma analysis.

HQ Graphene #329

HQ Graphene is a manufacturer of high quality 2D single crystals, selling directly to over 190 universities, research institutes and companies worldwide. Our customers are scientists demanding high purity and high quality crystals for scientific research.

HTA Photomask #222

HTA PhotoMask is a manufacturer of optical components, photomasks, scales and special apodizing filters. We Make Photomasks for many industries including micro-electronics, biomedical, astronomy, printed circuits and optical apertures and targets. We use customer data formats such as .dwg,.dwx, gds.,to make our masks."

HTS-110 #106

Innovators in design and manufacture of cryogen-free magnetic solutions utilizing high-Tc (HTS) wire. Products include compact magnets for beamline environments, short solenoids (1-3 T) ideal for optical applications, fast ramping split-pair magnets (7-8 T) for materials research, NMR (200, 400 MHz) and MRI magnets. Components designed for customer integration include CryoSaver™ current leads, and HTS coils; HTS-110 also assists with custom superconducting projects.

Huber Diffraction #149

Precise positioning equipment for research and industry, synchrotron application and x-ray diffraction.

ICE Oxford Limited #709

ICEoxford manufacture customised cryogenic systems with magnetic fields for the global scientific community. With a combined 150+ years of cryogenic experience to call on, ICEoxford is superbly positioned to supply bespoke systems suited to the particular application. ICE Specialises in wet and dry systems as well as repairs and service.

Innovative Integration #219

Innovative Integration designs and manufactures FPGA based cards for signal generation and data acquisition for applications requiring complex signal processing and high precision synchronization. Our applications include quantum computing, medical imaging, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and automotive LiDAR. Our specialty is providing support for the entire design flow, from quick prototyping to end-product manufacturing.

IOP Publishing #900

IOP Publishing is a society-owned scientific publisher, providing impact, recognition and value for the scientific community. Wholly owned by the UK Institute of Physics, we work closely with researchers, academics, and partners worldwide to produce academic journals, ebooks, conference series, and digital products, covering the latest and best research in the physical sciences and beyond. Any profit IOP Publishing makes goes directly to the Institute to support its activities.

J.A. Woollam Co., Inc. #406

For all your ellipsometry needs, from measuring your thin film sample to installing and training of your very own ellipsometer, the J.A. Woollam Company is here for you every step of the way. We provide a wide variety of ellipsometers to help you characterize your thin films, covering spectral ranges from vacuum ultra-violet to far infared, accompanied with over 25 years of personal support.

Janis Research Company, Inc. #401

Janis combines over 55 years of manufacturing experience with extensive engineering capabilities to provide cryogenic systems for all research applications. Application specific products include cryostats for optical microscopy, FTIR, and Mössbauer spectroscopy, continuous flow and Helium-3 cryostats, 4 K and 10 K closed-cycle refrigerators, dilution refrigerators, superconducting magnet systems, and micromanipulated probe stations.

Janssen Precision Engineering #426

Janssen Precision Engineering (JPE) is committed to provide cutting edge solutions. By closely cooperating with scientists we understand your needs. We don t focus on selling; it s our goal to provide a solution for your experiment. Our unique PiezoKnob technology ensures nanometer resolution, high load capability, low dissipation and extremely stable positioning.

Keithley - A Tektronix Company #127

Headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, Keithley (A Tektronix Company) delivers innovative, precise and easy-to-operate test and measurement solutions that solve problems, unlock insights and drive discovery. Keithley and Tektronix have been at the forefront of the digital age for 70 years. Join us on the journey of innovation at

Kepco Inc. #116

Kepco Inc. manufactures d-c power supplies and electronic loads. See our new KLN series of low-cost system and lab supplies and our 4-Quadrant BOP-1KW-GL series offering improved accuracy in current mode for beam corrector magnet and other precision applications

Keysight Technologies #229

Keysight helps customers bring breakthrough electronic products and systems to market faster. Our solutions go where the electronic signal goes, from design simulation, to prototype validation, to manufacturing test, to optimization in the network. In the research lab, our ongoing pursuit of innovation enables new breakthroughs in science and technology.

Kimball Physics, Inc. #100

An MIT spinoff with over 40 years of experience in ultra-high vacuum electron and ion optics, Kimball Physics designs and manufactures electron and ion guns with matching power supplies, high-performance cathodes, and state-of-the-art, compact vacuum chambers and fittings: / 1-603-878-1616.

Kurt J. Lesker Company #200

Global supplier of vacuum technology products including: pumps/oils, vacuum hardware/components, custom manufactured vacuum chambers, vacuum and thin film deposition systems, and thin film deposition materials. Worldwide distributor of VAT® quality vacuum valves. Isoflux cylindrical magnetron cathodes. High quality sample motion and manipulation devices from UHVD Design. Ask us about our new NANO 36™ sputtering/thermal thin film deposition system with glovebox compatibility.

Labber #302

Labber provides a powerful, yet easy-to-use, software package for signal creation, instrument control, measurement automation, data analysis and data management, with focus on experimental quantum engineering and quantum information processing

Lake Shore Cryotronics Inc. #301

Supporting advanced research since 1968, Lake Shore is a leading innovator in measurement and control solutions for low temperature and magnetic field conditions. High-performance solutions include cryogenic sensors and instruments, magnetic test instruments, cryogenic probe stations, and precision material characterization systems for exploring the properties of next-generation materials. Also available: a new current/voltage source optimized for precise, low-noise material measurements.

Los Alamos National Laboratory #528

The U.S. Department of Energy has established a mission need for capability to characterize microstructure and materials response at the mesoscale and hence understand and test the response of materials at conditions necessary to determine the linkages between the microstructure of materials and their performance. The Matter-Radiation Interactions in Extremes (MaRIE) Project, led by Los Alamos National Laboratory, will provide the capability to address the control of both performance and production of materials for national security science. Our participation at the APS March meeting is to provide outreach to the scientific community, including a high-level introduction to MaRIE and to the various workshops and studies both past and planned. We will interact with subject matter experts in mesoscale materials science, describe the Laboratory’s capability building and collaborative efforts, and provide information regarding possible careers and hiring opportunities.

Low Noise Factory #220

Low Noise Factory (LNF) offers the lowest noise, highest performance. Low Noise Amplifiers in the world. Our cryogenic models have become the de-facto standard in physics related research throughout the world thanks to their unprecedented sensitivity. We offer cryogenic LNAs from 0.3 to 115 GHz.

Mad City Labs, Inc. #202

Mad City Labs manufactures innovative piezo nanopositioning systems, micropositioners, AFM, NSOM, and single molecule microscopes. Applications include super resolution microscopy, optical tweezers, metrology, interferometry and astronomy. Our closed loop nanopositioners feature picometer precision and high stability PicoQ® sensors. Ultra-high vacuum nanopositioning and micropositioning systems part of our standard product line. Featured products: Low cost AFM & NSOM, Nano-MTA series beam steering nanopositioners used in LIGO, and MadMotor-UHV piezo motor stage.

Mantis-Sigma #103

MANTIS –SIGMA, the partnership of MANTIS Deposition and SIGMA Surface Science is dedicated to the development and manufacture of high-quality systems and components for cutting-edge applications in nanotechnology, thin film deposition, and surface analysis. MANTIS Deposition specializes in MBE, UHV nanoparticle, e-beam, and sputtering deposition systems and components SIGMA Surface Science specializes in state-of-the-art surface analysis technology with cutting-edge UHV tools for ESCA and SPM

Materials Research Society #906

An interdisciplinary scientific society renowned for its Spring and Fall Meetings, MRS also provides a vast collection of high-quality cutting-edge materials research. From its flagship publications—MRS Bulletin, Journal of Materials Research, MRS Communications and MRS Energy & Sustainability—to its newest offering, MRS Advances, MRS identifies and responds to the evolving needs of the materials community. Visit, to learn about the full range of MRS member benefits, including FREE access to all of these journals.

Mathworks #230

MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software for scientists and engineers. MATLAB® is a programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization, and numeric computation. Simulink® is used for modeling and simulating multidomain dynamic systems, and for Model-Based Design of embedded systems. These platforms provide additional capabilities, including deep learning, embedded code generation, and more.

McAllister Technical Services #120

McAllister Technical Services was founded in Berkeley, California in 1981. The move to beautiful Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho in 1990 has kept us rooted in our core values and we continue to provide the scientific community with top quality, innovative scientific equipment, and custom devices at an affordable price. Our specialty is providing one-on-one contact and collaborations between end users and our top engineering team to design and manufacture UHV devices and systems. We take pride in our ability to create solutions for our customers’ engineering and design needs. McAllister will maintain our commitment and ability to customize equipment in a way most manufacturers are not able to do. Browse our key UHV products like multi-axis manipulators, heated/cooled sample stages, and much more at

MDC Vacuum Products LLC #400

MDC Vacuum Products, LLC stocks thousands of off-the-shelf vacuum components, and manufactures custom solutions. Our product line consists of flanges, fittings, valves, roughing hardware, vacuum measurement, sample motion and manipulation instruments, optics/viewports, ultra-high purity gas lines and panels, ceramic-to-metal electrical feedthroughs, system safety components, thin film products (evaporation and sputtering sources, accessories, and materials) vacuum pumps, and vacuum chambers.

MDPI #828

MDPI, the Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, is an academic open access publisher, established in 1996. We publish over 170 peer-reviewed open access journals across ten different fields and offer publishing-related initiatives to scholars. Materials (ISSN 1996-1944) is an open access journal of materials science and engineering published monthly online by MDPI.

Micro Photonics #729

Micro Photonics is a full-service instrumentation sales, training, and support company, offering high quality, economical components and systems for HV, UHV, MBE, and CVD applications. We provide mini e-beam evaporators, ion sources, RF atom sources, thermal crackers, nanocluster sources, and systems for ion milling, nanocluster deposition, and CVD graphene/2D material synthesis.

MIT Press #928

The MIT Press is the only university press in the United States whose list is based in science and technology. This does not mean that science and engineering are all we publish, but it does mean that we are committed to the edges and frontiers of the world—to exploring new fields and new modes of inquiry. We publish about 200 new books a year and 150 issues from over 30 journals. Our goal is to create content that is challenging, creative, attractive, and yet affordable to individual readers.

Montana Instruments #420

Montana Instruments designs and manufactures high-performance optical cryostats for research and industry. The Cryostation is known for its low vibrations, stable programmable temperature, easy sample access, and hassle-free operation. Visit our booth to see a live demonstration of our new atomic resolution closed-cycle cryostat. The HILA has a vibration damping platform with atomic level stability suitable for AFM or micro-cavity experiments demanding low accelerations.

Morgan & Claypool Publishers #908

IOP Concise Physics (by Morgan & Claypool) publishes short texts in over 30 distinct areas of physics. These books provide researchers, teachers, and students with an introduction to key principles in multiple areas, a look back at historical events and people, and also delve into issues surrounding effective teaching methods.”

MTI Corporation #123

MTI Corporation has been providing a total solution for materials research labs since 1995. MTI provide laboratory R&D equipment including mixing, cutting, polishing machines, muffle and tube furnaces, pressing machines, film coaters, glove boxes, high vacuum systems, high-pressure furnaces, RTP furnaces, high pressure and hydrogen furnaces, melting and casting systems, crystal growth systems as well as compact XRD and equipment for battery and energy materials research.

NanoAndMore USA #126

NanoAndMore, the leader in AFM probes, supplies SPM and AFM probes and calibration standards from NanoWorld™, NANOSENSORS™, nanotools™, BudgetSensors™, sQube™, OPUS™ and MikroMasch™. NanoAndMore USA also provides scientific instrumentation. Solutions include Digital Holographic Microscopes, specialized Nano-Particle Size and Zeta Potential analyzers along with a line of affordable Digital-Optical Microscopes. Visualize occurrences live in 3-D, stop motion the fastest MEMS devices and measure deflection changes in real-time as voltage and frequency shift. Our products are at home in clean-rooms, research labs and remote sensing environments 6 kilometers deep. Call and order Toll Free at 877-521-1108 or

Nanomagnetics Instruments Ltd. #607

Nanomagnetics Instruments Ltd. (NMI) specialized at scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and related products to be employed in different field of science and technology. Our product portfolio is mainly composed of: Ambient Scanning Probe Microscopes (SPMs); Low Temperature Scanning Probe Microscopes; Controller&Standalone Electronics; Measurement, Characterization&Manipulation Systems, Custom Manufactured Systems & Parts.

Nanosurf, Inc. #129<

Nanosurf is a leading provider of easy-to-use atomic force microscopes (AFM). We are excited to introduce the CoreAFM— a powerful multi-mode benchtop AFM that fits any budget. Our products help professionals worldwide to measure, analyze, and present 3D surface information and excel through their compact and elegant design, and their absolute reliability. Stop by our booth for a live demonstration or to speak with one of our experts to learn how CoreAFM can help achieve your research goals.

Nanonics Imaging LTD #320

Single/Multiple Probe AFM-NSOM-SPM systems ideal for photonics, plasmonics, photoconductivity measurements; MultiProbe SPM systems allow multiple probe, advanced SPM characterization for electrical characterization, thermal diffusivity, chemical/gas nanolithography, SPM-SEM/FIB integration for advanced SPM measurements in SEM/FIB; AFM-Raman-TERS systems for all modes of TERS measurements; Optically integrated Low Temperature Multiple Probe SPM Systems; Ideal workstations for 2D characterization down to 10K

National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine #929

The National Academy of Sciences offers postdoctoral and senior research awards on behalf of 26 U.S. federal research agencies and affiliated institutions with facilities at over 100 locations throughout the U.S. and abroad.

National High Magnetic Field Laboratory #809

The National High Magnetic Field Laboratory is the largest and highest powered magnet laboratory in the world. Operated at three institutions - Florida State University, University of Florida and Los Alamos National Laboratory - the lab provides free access to unique instruments for a diverse user community and in-house research program that work together to move science, engineering and technology forward into the 21st century.

National Reconnaisance Office #315

R&D Funding - The National Reconnaissance Office's Director's Innovation Initiative (DII) invests in advanced technologies, fosters innovation, and provides seed funding to push the boundaries of technology to dramatically improve our overhead reconnaissance

National Science Foundation #128

We will have Program Officers from the Condensed Matter Physics (CMP) program in the Division of Materials, and the Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics (AMO), Quantum Information Science (QIS), Computational Physics (CP), Integrative Activities in Physics (IAP), and the Physics of Living Systems (PoLS) programs in the Division of Physics.

National Science Foundation - Materials Research Science & Engineering Centers (NSF MRSEC) #122

The Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) program is a multimillion six-year grant award by the National Science Foundation (NSF) funding transdisciplinary materials research at twenty academic institutions. This community provides collaborative research opportunities for faculty, postdocs, graduate students, undergraduates, and industry, as well as possibilities for engagement in education, outreach, and diversity-related programs and partnerships.

Neaspec GmbH #316

Neaspec is dedicated to delivering innovative solutions for nanoscale optical imaging & spectroscopy for researchers in industry and academic institutions. Neaspec's neaSNOM the ultimate nanoanalytic microscopy platform for materials research and photonics enables optical analysis of complex material systems at visible, infrared and terahertz frequencies at a spatial resolution of 10nm.

Neutron Scattering Society of America #113

The Neutron Scattering Society of America (NSSA) was formed in 1992 and is an organization of persons who have an interest in neutron scattering research in a wide spectrum of disciplines

Nor-Cal Products, Inc. #502

Visit our Vacuum Experts at booth 606 to learn more about what Nor-Cal Products can do for you. Components on display include: Custom Chambers and Weldments, Isolation and Pressure Control Valves, Foreline Traps, Heater Jackets, Insulators and Controllers, Viewports, Glass Adapters, Feedthroughs, and Sample Transfer and Manipulation Devices.

NT-MDT America Inc. #705

Come visit us at booth #318 where we will have live demonstrations on our Fully Automated Titanium AFM with HD controller. Our AFM has more than 60 built-in modes bringing unlimited capabilities to your lab. Extremely low drifts, cutting-edge technology and online quantitative measurements make Titanium an exceptional and unique choice for your lab.

OriginLab Corporation #307

Origin is an industry-leading graphing and data analysis software for science and engineering. Features include 100+ customizable 2D, 3D, statistical and specialized graphs, batch plotting, curve fitting, peak analysis, signal processing, advanced statistics, result recalculation on data or parameter change, batch analysis, and programming support for C, R, and Python.

Oxford Instruments NanoScience #815-823

Oxford Instruments NanoScience designs, supplies and supports research tools enabling quantum technologies, new materials and device development. Visit us to see our latest Cryofree innovations for: milliKelvin experimental applications including low-temperature detectors, QIP and qubit development; ultra-fast quantum transport measurement; graphene/2D materials; low temperature spectroscopy in vacuum or exchange gas.

Oxford University Press #916

Oxford University Press is proud to publish some of the world's leading physics titles. Please visit our booth for discounts on new and classic books, and free journal samples.

Park Systems, Inc. #217

Park Systems is a world leading manufacturer of atomic force microscopy (AFM) systems with a complete range of products for researchers and industry engineers in biological science, materials research, semiconductor, and storage industries. Park's AFM provides the highest data accuracy, superior productivity, and lowest operating cost. See our Park NX10 and Park NX20, the premiere choices for nanotechnology research, at

Pfeiffer Vacuum #500

Pfeiffer Vacuum provides complete vacuum solutions supplying a full range of hybrid and magnetically levitated turbo pumps, turbo pumping stations, helium/hydrogen leak detectors, backing pumps, measurement and analysis devices and now Nor-Cal products, the new member of the Pfeiffer Vacuum Group, provides premium quality vacuum components, valves and chambers.

Photon Spot #507

Photon Spot specializes in superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors (SNSPDs) and sub-Kelvin cryogenic systems. Our fully-automated cryogenic systems deliver 0.8K-1K temperatures without consuming liquid helium. Our detectors exhibit ultralow dark counts, sub-100ps jitter, and near-90% quantum efficiency and are in use by top research groups around the world.

Physical Society of Japan #926

The Physical Society of Japan (JPS) has around 17,000 members. JPS publishes Journal of the Physical Society of Japan, Progress of Theoretical and Experimental Physics, and JPS Conference Proceedings, which are devoted to the rapid dissemination of important research results pertaining to all fields of physics.

Phytron, Inc. #104

Established in 1947, Phytron is a leading manufacturer of stepper motors and controls for use in ambient and extreme environments including vacuum, radiation, cryogenic and space. Unparalleled quality, innovation, full in-house testing & qualification and flexibility in custom design have put Phytron in the forefront of stepper motor technology.

Piezoconcept #322

PIEZOCONCEPT is the leading provider of nanopositioners dedicated to applications such as Super Resolution Microscopy, Optical Trapping and Atomic Force Microscopy. Our customers include many leading scientists engaged in leading edge research at world class universities and institutes. We developed a range of ultra-stable nanopositionner able to meet a wide range of microscopy applications with significant advantages over the currently available nanopositionners.

HYPRES, Inc. #317

HYPRES develops and commercializes superconducting integrated circuits (ICs) and systems for government and commercial applications for energy-efficient and quantum computation and Digital-RF receivers. HYPRES provides a complete infrastructure with design, fabrication, cryopackaging, and testing of superconducting ICs, operates the only commercial niobium IC foundry with up to 10 superconducting layers, assembles multi-chip modules, and supports custom fab services tailored to customer’s needs.

Pressure Wave Systems #509

Pressure Wave Systems GmbH is developing oil-free compressors for Gifford-McMahon and pulse tube Ccyocoolers. The company was started in 2012 in Munich in order to develop an energy efficient solution for high power cryocoolers used in medical systems, such as MRI scanners, in semiconductor to power cryopumps. In the meantime the company has developed several prototypes for a technology that might save more than 50% of the electrical energy used compared to conventional cooling solutions as well as an oil-free compressor concept that can be used with any existing GM or Pulse Tube Cryocooler. Moreover the technology can be used anywhere where ultra-clean gas needs to be compressed.

Princeton Scientific Corp. #503

Princeton Scientific is a leading global supplier of pure element crystals and substrates, as well as common alloys to research and industry. We supply high purity materials including metal single crystals, oxidic single crystals, substrate single crystals and bicrystals for superconductivity, substrate single crystals for III-V nitrides, and the highest purity materials in form of wires, foils, powders, etc. Sputtering targets, semiconductor single crystals, laser crystals, optical crystals and wire saws are also supplied to scientists, engineers and industrial manufacturers. Our goal is to supply these products, even in the case of demanding innovative requirements, with highest possible quality, competitive pricing and short delivery times Optimized solutions for research, development and production are provided worldwide according to the specifications provided by our customers.

Princeton University Press #905

Princeton University Press publishes major trade, textbook, and professional titles in physics. Visit booth 905 to see books from our 2017 and 2018 lists, including Kip Thorne & Roger Blandford’s Modern Classical Physics, Misner, Thorne & Wheeler’s Gravitation, A. Zee’s On Gravity, Philip Nelson’s From Photon to Neuron, and Dave Goldberg’s The Standard Model in a Nutshell. Conference discount offer 30% off plus free shipping (US destinations). Use discount code EX217 at or purchase at our booth.

PVD Products Inc. #700

PVD Products, Inc. provides fully integrated magnetron sputtering, thermal and electron beam evaporation (IBAD & GLADS), ion beam milling, and PLD systems and associated vacuum components for R&D applications. We also provide customized deposition systems per customer requests.

Quantum Design #412

Quantum Design International manufactures automated material characterization systems (PPMS®, MPMS®3, VersaLab , DynaCool ) providing temperatures from 0.05K to 1000K and fields up to 16 tesla, and advanced helium liquefiers and recovery systems. They also distribute lithography systems, FMR and Terahertz sources/spectrometers, crystal furnaces, SPM for PPMS, single photon detectors and educational kits for quantum optics.

QuinStar Technology, Inc. #706

Cryogenic Products & Test Equipment/Instruments. Standard and Custom Products. We're an RF engineering firm celebrating 25 years of innovation in the microwave and millimeter-wave frequency ranges. Our product development stems from a strong R&D background. Our strength in design is supported by on-site manufacturing, so we can readily meet your precise requirements with high-quality, cost-effective solutions.

R. D. Mathis Company #207

We offer the highest quality Evaporation Sources, Materials and E-Beam Liners for the thin film coating industries. Our Catalog offers a comprehensive selection of Tungsten, Molybdenum and Tantalum sources as well as custom fabrication. We offer a wide variety of E-Beam Liners and evaporation materials including gold, silver, nickel, aluminum, etc. Our "LV Series" Low Voltage, High Current Power Supplies and our "GP 100" Inert Gas Purifier are available to compliment your evaporation process.

Razorbill Instruments #221

Applying uniaxial pressure to samples at cryogenic temperature is becoming an increasingly important experimental technique to tune the electronic properties of strongly correlated electron systems. Razorbill Instruments sells a family of compact cryogenic strain cells to allow stresses and strains to be applied to samples at temperatures down to below 1K and at high magnetic field.

Research in Germany #602

Research in Germany is an initiative in which several German research organisations and research institutions join forces and organise measures and events to present German innovation and research in key international markets. The initiative – launched by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in 2006 – seeks to strengthen and expand R&D collaboration between Germany and international partners. As a visitor to our booth, you can get information on research, career and funding opportunities in Germany. Find out more about flexible individual funding for internships, graduate schools, doctoral and postdoctoral programs, or scientific collaboration.

RHK Technology, Inc. #303

RHK Technology: The leader in cryogen-free LT-SPM, VT-SPM, and universal SPM controllers. RHK Technology s modular system offerings can be upgraded from ambient SPM all the way to cryogen-free AFM/STM systems with integrated superconducting magnets. The market’s most advanced SPM controller, R9plus, powers all RHK Technology systems.

Rigaku Americas Corporation #213

Rigaku provides the worlds most complete line of X-ray diffraction and X-ray fluorescence instruments and components. Systems include the MiniFlex XRD and Supermini WDXRF benchtop systems, the SmartLab multi-purpose diffractometer with SAXS and in-plane capabilities, DMAX Rapid II micro-diffraction system, SMAX3000 small angle scattering systems and the ZSX Primus WDXRF

Royal Society of Chemistry #805

The Royal Society of Chemistry is the world’s leading chemistry community, advancing excellence in the chemical sciences. With over 50,000 members and a knowledge business that spans the globe, we are the UK’s professional body for chemical scientists; a not-for-profit organisation with 170 years of history and an international vision for the future. We promote, support and celebrate chemistry. We work to shape the future of the chemical sciences – for the benefit of science and humanity.

Royal Society Publishing #930

The Royal Society publishes ten journals, including three in the physical sciences. Proceedings A publishes outstanding research and review articles; Philosophical Transactions A publishes theme issues on topics of current scientific importance; Royal Society Open Science publishes high quality, open access research on the basis of objective peer review. Come and find out more at booth 930.

Saes Group #530

SAES Group, the world leader in Gettering Technology, presents compact and powerful NEG pumps; NEXTorrs, and CapaciTorrs for HV to UHV/XHV applications. The new sintered and porous ZAO1 getter alloy and the pumps based on this alloy will be presented. The pumps deliver extremely high pumping speed per unit volume.

Science/AAAS #331

Since 1848, AAAS and its members have worked together to advance science and serve society. As part of these efforts, AAAS publishes Science, a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal, Science Advances, an open-access online journal, Science Immunology, Science Robotics, Science Signaling, and Science Translational Medicine. AAAS also offers programs focused on science policy, international cooperation, science education, diversity, and career development for scientists.

Scienta Omicron, Inc. #319

ScientaOmicron is the world’s premier supplier of equipment for electron spectroscopy, with experience that goes back more than four decades. Our product line includes state-of-the art ARPES analyzers with unchallenged energy and angle resolution, including the novel hemispherical analyzer Scienta DA30, that uses deflectors to enable full cone acceptance. Furthermore, we offer excellent transmission ambient pressure analyzers, as well as and high intensity UV and X-ray sources. Our vacuum product offering includes custom designed 304, 316SS & Mu Metal vacuum chambers, linear translators, XYZ manipulators, cryostats, the SoftShut gate valve series, and all-metal angle & leak valves. Our two production facilities, located in the United Kingdom and Sweden, with over 150 employees are considered to be the world’s premier supplier of quality products to the exacting standards of the vacuum and surface science market.

Scientific Instruments, Inc. #707

SI is involved in the design and manufacture of cryogenic temperature sensors and instrumentation for laboratory, aerospace, industrial and medical applications. Other product areas include petrochemical tank gauging systems for liquid natural gas (LNG) Storage tanks, LNG composition analyzer systems and aircraft temperature probes.

Sentys Inc. #727

Sentys sells equipment for materials research from a range of German manufacturers. Exclusively representing CreaTec in The Americas we proudly offer their LT-STM/AFM System with sophisticated in-situ capabilities such as magnetic field, transport measurements, optical sample telescope, sample cleaving, laser probing and doping. Also: Complete MBE Solutions, bake-out, etc.

SmarAct Inc. #505

SmarAct develops and produces piezo-based high-accuracy positioning and measuring systems for the micro- and nanometer scale in industrial and research applications. Comprehensive positioner systems with numerous degrees of freedom and parallel kinematics, microscope stages and laser interferometers can be assembled to custom-built, complete robotic systems and work under extreme conditions, e.g., ultrahigh vacuum, cryogenic temperatures, and non-magnetic materials.

Solid Sealing Technology #231

Solid Sealing Technology is a Global Supplier specializing in the design and manufacturing of Feedthroughs and Connectors using ceramic to metal and glass to metal sealing technology. Products include over 1200 standard assemblies as well as custom assemblies for ultra-high vacuum, pressure, voltage, current, and temperature.

Sony Digital Paper #804

Sony is pleased to join APS for the first time. Please stop by booth #804 to test drive the next generation of Digital Paper, share your impressions, and enter to for a chance to win Digital Paper. Whether you're reading theses, correcting exams, annotating scholarly or scientific articles, reviewing proofs, sketching diagrams, figures and formulas, or preparing lecture notes, Sony’s Digital Paper is ideal for physicists.

SPECS TII Inc. #504

SPECS manufactures cutting-edge customized systems and components for surface analysis in UHV, based on methods like XPS, UPS, AES, ISS, STM, LEEM/PEEM, LEED, SIMS, SNMS and HREELS. We offer a variety of sources for deposition, excitation and charge neutralization as well as analyzers, monochromators and research microscopes like LEEM and STM.

Springer Nature #917

Springer Nature is one of the world’s leading global research, educational and professional publishers, home to an array of respected and trusted brands providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. Springer Nature is the world’s largest academic book publisher and numbers almost 13,000 staff in over 50 countries.

Staib Instruments, Inc. #309

STAIB produces high-performance instruments for in-situ material analysis and Multi-technique Surface Analysis Chambers: RHEED systems for structure, film quality in UHV & high pressure; Auger Probe for elemental composition during growth; CMA energy spectrometers (Auger, SAM, XPS, UPS) for analytical surface studies; Electron Guns - flood, microfocus, general-purpose, low-energy, nano-focus; SEM; PEEM; X-ray Sources.

Stanford Research Systems (SRS) #407

SRS will be exhibiting their full line of scientific test instrumentation including our latest lock-in amplifiers, delay generators, preamplifiers, RGAs and much more.

STAR Cryoelectronics #408

STAR Cryoelectronics, founded in 1999, is a leading manufacturer of cryogen-free ADR cryostats, TES microcalorimeter and STJ detectors, spectrometers for X-ray microanalysis and synchrotron beamlines, advanced LTS and HTS dc SQUIDs, high-performance PC-based SQUID readout electronics, cryocables based on woven looms or bundled twisted pairs, superconducting flex cables, and the Mr. SQUID® Educational Demonstration System. The company also offers custom LTS and HTS thin-film foundry services.

Sumitomo (SHI) Cryogenics of America #212

Sumitomo (SHI) Cryogenics of America, Inc. (SCAI), part of the SHI Cryogenics Group, designs and manufactures a wide range of products, including 4K and 10K Cryocoolers, Pulse Tubes and Cryopumps. In addition, the SHI Cryogenics Group serves customers with facilities around the world and delivers innovative solutions to the research, optical coating, semiconductor and medical industries.

Swabian Instruments GmbH #704

Time Tagger Series, streaming time-to-digital converters, up to 18 Channels, down to 10 ps time resolution Pulse Streamer 8/2, synchronous digital pattern and arbitrary waveform generator DL nSec, versatile diode laser with digital modulation with <1 ns rise time and triggered picosecond pulse capability

SynSysCo #216

SynSysCo is displaying its Omni™ Helium Compressor Line which drives Sumitomo Cryopumps and competing Cryopumps on the same tool at the same time. SynSysCo is also displaying dry roughing pumps for use in chamber evacuation, Cryo-Regen, and Turbo backing, and miniature compact dry scroll pumps.

Tabor Electronics #102

Tabor Electronics, a world leader in waveform generation, and Astronics Test Systems, providing Tabor US solutions and innovative test solutions for mission critical systems, present a live demonstration. At the March Meeting, various techniques for using AWGs to create pulses for quantum computation including up-conversion and DDS will be shown. Tabor’s new Signal Expert (SE5082) will be featured along with the popular multi-channel WX2184C and the 52392 PXI Express AWG.

Taylor & Francis Group LLC #800

CRC Press /Taylor and Francis is a leading international publisher of textbooks, professional handbooks, and references in Physics. Please visit our booth to browse the latest and bestselling books such as Physics of Radiation and Climate or Why String Theory?, with special convention discounts on all purchases. Review our journal selections and pick up complimentary sample copies. Senior Publishing Editor Luna Han ( and Editor Emily Wells ( will be available to discuss new project ideas.

TDK-Lambda Americas - HP Division #223

TDK-Lambda Americas High Power Division is a manufacturer of Programmable, High Density Power Supplies located in Neptune, N.J.. The Genesys ™ series of Programmable Power Supplies has the highest density in power levels from 750W through 15KW with output ranges up to 1500V and 1,000A. We also offer High Voltage Products with outputs up to 300KV, up to 15KW.

TeachSpin, Inc. #110

One visitor called it a bounce house for physicists. We call it the Food Truck for the Physics Mind - a 44-foot trailer housing all our TeachSpin instruments up and running and ready to take data. We're parking it on the exhibit floor and inviting you in. Come see what could be coming your way!

The Japan Society of Applied Physics #904

The Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP) will promote our international journals, Applied Physics Express (APEX) and Japanese Journal of Applied Physics (JJAP). These journals cover various fields in applied physics, including the fields in semiconductors, photonics, superconductors, spintronics, nanoscale science, and plasma processing

TOPTICA Photonics #702

TOPTICA has been developing and manufacturing high-end laser systems for scientific and industrial applications for 18 years. Our portfolio includes diode lasers, ultrafast fiber lasers, terahertz systems and frequency combs. The systems are used for demanding applications in biophotonics, industrial metrology and quantum technology. TOPTICA is renowned for providing the widest wavelength coverage of diode lasers on the market, providing high-power lasers even at exotic wavelengths.

Trillium US/CS Clean Solutions #830

Trillium specializes in helping customers using vacuum systems and related products in a wide range of industries. We offer new and refurbished products, as well as repair services supporting dry pumps, oil-sealed pumps, blowers, cryogenic pumps, cold heads, helium compressors, chillers and gas abatement systems. CS CLEAN SOLUTIONS is a global supplier of 6000 gas abatement systems since 1986. Safety, environment, and reliability are our primary focus, and we have specific expertise in Semiconductor, Photovoltaic, and Laboratory applications. With heightened awareness of toxic and environmentally hazardous gases, water and power conservation, our granulate-based abatement is the perfect solution.

UHV Design Ltd #227

UHV Design Ltd. specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of high-quality, low maintenance, manipulation and heating/cooling solutions for vacuum applications. Our products are used in the high and ultra-high vacuum markets for materials research and find applications in diverse fields such as thin film deposition and modification, surface analysis instrumentation and synchrotron beam conditioning and diagnostics.

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory #119

The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory provides the advanced scientific capabilities required to bolster our country’s position of global naval leadership. Here, in an environment where the nation’s best scientists and engineers are inspired to pursue their passion, everyone is focused on research that yields immediate and long-range applications in the defense of the United States.

Vacuum Technology Inc. #327

Based in Gloucester, Massachusetts, Vacuum Technology Inc. builds and services the glove box needs of educational and industrial clients worldwide by integrating best–in-class components sourced from Europe, Asia, UK and the USA. Our long-life sensors and high-capacity purifier reduce costs and maximize utility. Along with standard offerings, we proudly highlight our engineering talent and our ability to fabricate custom glove boxes to ensure full integration with your required equipment: spin-coaters, evaporators, microscopes, etc.

VAT #701

VAT is the leading global developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-performance, high-end vacuum valves, multi-valve modules, edge-welded bellows and related value-added services.

Virginia Diodes #431

VDI manufactures state-of-the-art test and measurement equipment for mm-wave and THz applications. These products include Vector Network Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer and Signal Generator Extension Modules that extend the capability of high performance microwave measurement tools to higher frequencies. VDI's component products include detectors, mixers, frequency multipliers and custom systems for reliable operation at frequencies between 50 GHz and 2 THz. All VDI components include in-house fabricated GaAs Schottky diodes and microelectronic filter structures.

WITec Instruments Corp #108

WITec is a manufacturer of high resolution optical and scanning probe microscopy solutions for scientific and industrial applications. A modular product line allows the combination of different microscopy techniques such as Raman, NSOM or AFM in one single instrument for flexible analysis of optical, chemical and structural properties of a sample.

Wolfram Research #208

Wolfram has been defining the computational future for 30 years. As the creators of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha, the Wolfram Language, and the Wolfram Data Repository, we are the leader in developing technology and tools that inject sophisticated computation and knowledge into everything. Learn more at

World Scientific Publishing Company #907

Established in 1981, World Scientific Publishing Company today is one of the leading STM publishers. Publishing 500 titles a year and 120 journals, and with offices worldwide, our mission is to develop the highest quality knowledge-based products and services for the academic, scientific, professional, research and student communities

Xenocs #328

Xenocs, and its subsidiary SAXSLAB, are the leaders in Small Angle X-ray Scattering (SAXS) for Nanoscale Metrology. We offer a wide range of versatile tools for molecular structure analysis of soft matter, polymers, nanomaterials, proteins, surfaces and nanoelectronics. Our innovative portfolio includes SAXS/WAXS instruments with capabilities from specific measurements to state-of-the-art research platforms. All our products are backed by the most experienced worldwide team of specialist scientists and engineers.

Yale University Press #927

Yale University Press publishes books and other materials that further scholarly investigation, advance interdisciplinary inquiry, stimulate public debate, educate both within and outside the classroom, and enhance cultural life.

Zurich Instruments #306

Zurich Instruments makes lock-in amplifiers, phase-locked loops, and impedance analyzers that have revolutionized instrumentation in the high-frequency (HF) and ultra-high-frequency (UHF) ranges by combining frequency-domain tools and time-domain tools within each product. This reduces the complexity of laboratory setups, removes sources of problems and provides new measurement approaches that support the progress of research

Exhibitor Prospectus

The American Physical Society will hold its 2018 March Meeting in Los Angeles, California on March 5 - 9. More than 9,500 of the world's top scientists will attend. The meeting offers your organization a valuable opportunity for one-to-one interaction with scientists from around the world.

For more information about sponsorship opportunities download the Exhibitor Prospectus or contact:

Bob Finnegan
Exhibits Manager
American Physical Society
One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740
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APS March Meeting 2018 Exhibitor Prospectus