Supporters/Exhibitors

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PROSPECTUSAPPLICATION

An exhibition of magnetism-related services, equipment, materials, and software will be held adjacent to the poster sessions.

Exhibit Hall: Tuesday, January 15 – Thursday, January 17
Exhibits: Tuesday & Thursday:  8:15 am – 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Wednesday:    8:15 am – 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Coffee Service: 8:15 am – 10:45 am
Bierstuben: 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Conference Sponsor

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 Societ- ies of AIP, and on behalf of other publishing partners to help them proactively advance their missions.

Invited and contributed papers presented at the Joint MMM-Intermag Conference will be published, in part, in AIP Publishing’s journal AIP Advances (aipadvances.aip.org).  AIP Advances is a peer-reviewed, open access journal, that has an inclusive scope covering all areas of physical science.  The journal is freely accessible to the global public and therefore offers a high level of visibility to magnetism and magnetic materials research presented at the Joint MMM-Intermag Conference.   Conference presenters who submit their paper to AIP Advances will be able to publish without paying the open access fee.

AIP Publishing
Conference Sponsor

The IEEE Magnetics Society is the leading international professional organization for magnetism and related professionals throughout the world. The IEEE Magnetics Society promotes the advancement of science, technology, applications and training in magnetism. It fos- ters presentation and exchange of information among its members and within the global technical community, including education and training of young engineers and scientists. It seeks to nurture positive interactions between all national and regional societies acting in the field of magnetism.

IEEE Magnetics
Magnetism as Art Supporter

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 Societ- ies of AIP, and on behalf of other publishing partners to help them proactively advance their missions.

Invited and contributed papers presented at the Joint MMM-Intermag Conference will be published, in part, in AIP Publishing’s journal AIP Advances (aipadvances.aip.org).  AIP Advances is a peer-reviewed, open access journal, that has an inclusive scope covering all areas of physical science.  The journal is freely accessible to the global public and therefore offers a high level of visibility to magnetism and magnetic materials research presented at the Joint MMM-Intermag Conference.   Conference presenters who submit their paper to AIP Advances will be able to publish without paying the open access fee.

AIP Advances
Booth 5

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.

AJA International
Student Travel Grant Supporter

The American Physical Society (APS) Topical Group on Magnetism and its Applications, or GMAG, represents one of the fastest-growing scientific sectors of the APS. Membership in GMAG—an annual investment of only $10 for APS members—not only helps you keep up with the fast-paced field of Magnetism but also provides the following features:

  • A convenient way to connect with other members of the magnetism community
  • The GMAG Newsletter, distributed biannually
  • The opportunity to shape the GMAG-sponsored sessions and symposia at the March Meeting, 80 sessions in all for 2016. The Magnetism sorting category received 921 abstracts, which is ~10% of all abstracts submitted.
  • Access to GMAG-sponsored graduate student awards and sponsorships
  • Potential to increase the number of invited talks on magnetism at the March Meeting
  • Potential to increase the number of APS Fellows sponsored by GMAG
  • The opportunity to help shape the future of Physics in the US by participating in GMAG-sponsored student outreach activities and Congressional visitations.
APS-GMAG
Booth 21, WiFi Supporter

The American Physical Society (APS) is a non-profit membership organization that publishes the world's most widely read physics research and review journals: Physical Review Letters, Physical Review X, Reviews of Modern Physics, Physical Review A-E, Physical Review Accelerators and Beams, Physical Review Applied, Physical Review Fluids, Physical Review Materials, Physical Review Physics Education Research, and Physics. Please stop by our booth in the exhibit hall to learn more about our prestigious collection of journals.

APS Physics
Booth 1

attocube is technology leader for nanoscale cryogenic measurement instrumentation, including low vibration 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. The attoTMS is attocube’s powerful all-in-one solution for transport measurements based on the Nanonis TrameaTM electronics. Nano-precise piezo positioning stages and a laser displacement sensor with picometer resolution complete attocube’s portfolio.

attocube
Booth 20

High current, high stability, highly accurate. Less than 1 ppm/K TC and less than 10 ppm 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 softwarebased adjustment of PID parameters, synchronizing fully and behaving nicely with your reactive loads (up to 100 H). 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.

CAEN Technologies Inc.
Booth 25

CAPRES A/S is a nano-technology based company.

Our unique probe technology is designed for in-line production monitoring in the semiconductor industry where our fully automated tools for mass production are used at four of the leading computer chip companies.

Our unique probe and tool technology is ideal for R&D as well as production monitoring because it allows direct measurements of Sheet Resistance, Hall Mobility, and Active Carrier Density on very thin conducting films down to a few nm directly on 300 mm product wafers or smaller samples without sample preparation.

Our unique CIPTech® tool is the preferred method for characterizing magnetic films in the MRAM and Read Head industry.

CAPRES A/S
Program Supporter

The Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (IF 3.046)  proudly presents its new Editor-in-Chief as of 2019: Marcelo Knobel.  We look forward to receiving your contributions in the whole spectrum of topics, from basic magnetism to the technology and applications of Magnetic Materials and Magnetic Recording.

Elsevier
Meet the Experts Supporter

The evico magnetics GmBH was founded in 2006 as a spin-off of the Leibniz Institut for Solid State and Materials Research (IFW) Dresden.  The main products are:  (i)  Advanced magneto-optical wide-field Kerr microscope systems for the visualization of magnetic domains and magnetization processes in all kinds of magnetic materials.  The Kerr microscopes also serve as magneto-optical magnetometers for the sensitive and local measurement of hysteresis loops by MOKE magnetometry.  (ii) High Pressure Milling Vials with a gas temperature monitoring system for the synthesis of magnetic powders and hydrogen storage materials.&nbsp

evico magnetics
Booth 2 / Best Poster Award Supporter

GMW offers One- and Three-component Magnetic Sensors, Transducers and Field Mappers, including: Metrolab Three-Component Magnetic Field Probes with USB Interface and LabView software. Full-scale ranges of +/-100uT, +/-8mT, +/-3T and +/-20T. Senis One-, Two and Three-Component Hall Transducers with analog output, full-scale field ranges to +/-20T and frequency response from dc to 75kHz. The Senis Probes can be used stand-alone or in Senis Magnetic Field Mapping Systems.

We also offer GMW Electromagnets for magnetic material and thin film studies including the Miniature Projected Field Electromagnet family of: 5201 for in-plane fields; 5203 for vertical fields, 5205 series for larger volume, modest vertical fields, and 5204 for generating any field direction and amplitude from three components. HTS-110 compact Electromagnets including Short Solenoids to +/-3T and Projected Field magnets to +/- 2T.

GMW Associates
Booth 18

Hprobe presents the fastest Magnetic ATE for MRAM and Magnetic Sensors (TMR…). Our products are designed to:

- fasten your development time with turnkey Magnetic ATE

- increase your production throughput with world record field sweeping rate

Hprobe presents a full product family covering all the control and monitoring steps of MRAM manufacturing flow:

- Ferromagnetic thin film characterization, Ultra-Fast MOKE, Ferro-Magnetic Resonance…

- Magnetic Parametric Testing of MRAM devices, for process control and monitoring

- Magnetic Functional testing of MRAM array and System On Chip, for final testing and chip sorting

Hprobe
Booth 19

Based in Wellington, New Zealand, HTS-110 designs and manufactures a range of High Temperature Superconducting (HTS) products including compact cryogen-free HTS magnets, HTS motor coils and HTS current leads. HTS-110 magnets are used in many research areas including Magnetism, Quantum Hall Effect, Thin Films, X-Ray & Neutron Scattering, Spintronics and Superconducting Materials.
• Standard solenoid magnets up to 14 T with RT bore from Ø40 mm to Ø80 mm
• Standard fast ramping split-pair magnets up to 8 T
• Vector magnets
• Vertical and horizontal projected field magnets
• Custom magnets

HTS-110
Booth 16

Intlvac Thin Film provides customers with machinery needed for creating coatings including ion source and all parts needed to make it function. Additionally, we manufacture high quality PVD coatings using techniques such as Ion Assisted Thermal and Electron Beam Evaporation, Reactive and non-Reactive Magnetron Sputtering and Diamond Like Carbon by Plasma Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition. Research and development is key in giving our technology competitive advantage. We provide prototype and production run coating services to customers around the world. Intlvac Thin Film has become an authority in Ion Beam Etch/Sputter systems and reactive sputter systems for precision optical coating.

Intlvac
Booth 22

IOP Publishing is a society-owned scientific publisher, providing impact, recognition and value for the scientific community. 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. This includesJournal of Physics D: Applied Physics, the pre-eminent European applied physics journal, publishing cutting-edge research and reviews under a broad scope including applied magnetism and applied magnetic materials.

IOP Publishing
Booth 17

Kaufman & Robinson engineers and manufactures broad beam ion and plasma products.  Our products are vacuum-based process tools which interact with materials at the atomic level.  Typical material processes include the precision deposition of thin films, remote plasma etching of patterned wafers, and nanometer-scale modification of surfaces.  We are respected across the globe for innovative designs, product quality and technical expertise.    Our products incorporate technical features such as gridded or gridless sources, DC or RF discharges and automated power supply controllers.

Kaufman & Robinson
Booth 6

A fully integrated manufacturer of thin film deposition systems, vacuum components and materials. Our new High-Power IMPULSE Magnetron (HiPIM’s) power supply and TORUS® Mag Keeper mag- netron combination delivers films with better adhesion, improved grain structure and fewer defects than conventional sputtering. This advanced cathode is also available in an Ultra-High Vacuum version. Lesker’s thin film deposition systems include the improved Pro-Line PVD 75, enhanced for flexibility of layout, deposition, operation and expansion. Our eKLipse™ control software makes recipe development and execution easy. Materials for research include: Co, Fe, Ir, Ni, Pt; and alloys and oxides such as Permalloy, BiFeO3, YIG, FeCoMn, MoS2, Fe3O4, and LaSrMnO.

Kurt J. Lesker
Booth 3

Lake Shore offers electromagnet-based VSMs for characterizing magnetic properties over a range of temperatures (4.2 K to 1273 K) and fields to 3.42 T. Among these is the award-winning 8600 Series VSM, which combines high sensitivity (33 nemu), measurement speed (10 ms/pt), and simple operation in a system capable of accurately characterizing a broad range of materials with unprecedented ease. Also available: magnetic test and measurement instruments, including gaussmeters and a new line of dependable, precise, easy-to-use teslameters, as well as cryogenic probe stations with integrated field magnets for on-wafer magneto-transport, DC, RF, or microwave measurements.

Lake Shore Cryotronics
Booth 23

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.  We enable researchers to both create and analyse thin films for advanced materials and device development.  MANTIS specializes in MBE, PLD, UHV nanoparticle e-beam, and sputtering deposition.  We offer a range of nanotechnology, RF atom and ion sources, sputter cathodes, mini e-beam evaporators, organic evaporators and modular R&D deposition systems.  SIGMA specializes in state-of-the-art surface analysis technology with an exciting new range of UHV tools for ESCA and SPM.

Mantis
Tuesday Bierstube Supporter

Materion offers the widest range of high purity thin film materials to meet your advanced memory requirements. We have a comprehensive portfolio of specialty materials to support STT-RAM (MRAM) applications. These include fine-microstructure precious metals such as Palladium alloys, Platinum alloys, Iridium alloys and Ruthenium. We manufacture high purity tunnel junction materials of Magnesium, Magnesium Oxide and Magnesium-Aluminum alloys. Our casting and purification technology produces CoFe and CoFeB alloys with very low oxygen impurity. In addition, we offer services such as sputter target bonding, precision parts cleaning, and precious / high value metal reclamation services.

Materion
Booth 10

MicroSense is a leading manufacturer of magnetic measurement systems for research and production. MicroSense VSMs are sensitive, easy to use fast and versatile. The MicroSense VSMs offer the highest field, the highest maximum temperature and the widest range of options of any resistive magnet VSM. Options offered including low and high temperature, Magneto-resistance (AC and DC, in-plane and perpendicular), Vector/Torque, FMR, MOKE and automatic sample loading. MicroSense also offers a range of non-contact, full wafer or disk research and production metrology systems for in-plane and perpendicular MRAM, hard disk, recording head and sensor manufacturing process control.

MicroSense
Booth 4

NanoScan is a member of the IONTOF group of companies. We are specialized in high-vacuum Scanning Probe Microscopes and our flagship microscope, the VLS-80, offers a high-end standalone solution for high-vacuum SPM. It runs all SPM modes of imaging and is equipped with two phase-locked loops to enable dual frequency modes. Magnetic imaging is a key strength of the VLS-80, with 550 mT out-of-plane, 200 mT in-plane magnetic field options and 10-nm lateral resolution guaranteed; an industry best. The large stage offers excellent positioning repeatability over the complete range of 100mm x 100mm.

Nanoscan
Booth 8

OHT as an expert of Non-Contact Inspection System, offer the highest level of MRAM inspection System in the industry.

OHT
Tuesday Coffee Supporter

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. 

Oxford University Press
Booth 11

PVD Products, Inc:  Enabling Coating Method and Design. PVD Products is the leading manufacturer of custom thin film deposition systems, reel-to-reel deposition equipment for the coated-conductor market, and combinatorial deposition tools for rapid process development. A wide variety of our custom deposition systems are now operating in many high-profile universities and national labs around the world, as well as start-up and Fortune 500 companies.

PVD Products
Booths 14 & 15

Quantum Design manufactures automated material characterization systems providing temperatures from 0.05 to 1000 K, magnetic fields up to 16 tesla, and a wide range of measurements., including:  VSM magnetometry, magneto resistance, sample rotator, thermal expansion, Raman spectroscopy, FMR and SPM.  Platforms include the PPMS ®, MPMS®3, VersaLab, and DynaCool.   Quantum Design also recently introduced an innovative 7 tesla magneto-optical cryostat (OptiCool™).  All systems have cryogen free options.  Quantum Design also manufactures advanced heliiuheliumfiers (ATL80, ATL 160) and recovery systems.  They distribute direct write, e-beam and nano-lithography systems, NanoMOKE, single crystal furnaces, AFM for SEM/FIB, SNSPD based single photon detectors and time tagging electronics.

Quantum Design
Lanyard Supporter
Booth 7

SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES is a renowned manufacturer of ad- vanced thin-film deposition equipment for Sensor, MEMS, MRAM, Voltage regulators, thin-film head, and other semiconductor applica- tions. The systems offer a reliable deposition of ultra-thin metallic and insulating films down to a thickness of one nanometer and be- low and stacks of such films with very precise material thickness and high uniformity specifications. SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES is the trusted partner in the respective industry and extends its leadership in the thin-film deposition technology for semiconductor applications.

Singulus
Booth 24

SmartTip has extended its range of magnetic analysis tools with the SmartProber P1, a 300 mm capable 6 kOe perpendicular field CIPT tool. Find out more about this and our other affordable CIPT analysis tools at our booth. As the world’s only AFM probe provider specializing in MFM probes, we also continue to offer a range of MFM probe solutions fit to your specific application: hard magnetic media, soft magnetic structures, applied field measurements, etc. Our Smart Coating technology guarantees very high resolution and reproducible results.

SmartTip
Booth 12

We are going to exhibit our MgO sputtering target which is indis- pensable for spintronics applications. We can provide the world’s largest class MgO sputtering target (18 inch/460 mm) which is high purity (the actual measurement value is 99.999%) and high density (the actual measurement value is 99.7%). And, our MgO sputtering target has high mechanical strength. It will reduce the risk of target cracking. Furthermore, we are manufacturing the raw material “high purity MgO powder” by ourselves. So, we will be able to provide you sufficient quantity of high quality MgO sputtering target.

Ube Material Industries, Ltd.
Booth 9

Vinci Technologies is an independent French company, specialized in the design, manufacturing and marketing of instrumentation, for the high vacuum and Oil & Gas industries. Based in Paris, the company has 80+ employees including one subsidiary in the US and one in India. The vacuum division of the company designs complete thin film analysis & deposition systems (thermal and e-beam evaporation, sputtering, pulse laser deposition, Molecular Beam Epitaxy, UHV Transfer Tunnels, …). By combining satellite growth systems along the UHV linear transfer Tunnel, Vinci provide complete Lab solutions that addresses all technical requests of nanotechnology centers across the globe.

Vinci Technologies
Booth 13

Zurich Instruments is a test and measurement company based in Zurich, Switzerland, developing and selling measurement instruments and delivering customer support in key markets around the world, either directly or with carefully selected partners.  Our core offering includes lock-in amplifiers, phase-locked loops, arbitrary waveform generator, impedance analyzers, digitizers and boxcar averagers. We believe that system integration is good.  We believe that system integration leads to significant time savings, reduced lab setup complexity, efficient workflows and reliable, accurate measurements.

Zurich Instruments