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Veeco Announces Date for Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2007 Financial Release

January 11, 2008

WOODBURY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2008--Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq: VECO) today announced that fourth quarter and year-end 2007 financial results will be distributed after the market closes on Monday, February 11, 2008. A conference call reviewing these results has been scheduled for 5:00pm EST that day at 1-877-723-9521 (toll free) or 1-719-325-4825. The call will also be webcast live on the Veeco website at www.veeco.com. A replay of the call will be available beginning at 8:00pm EST that same evening through midnight on February 26, 2008 at 888-203-1112 or 719-457-0820, using passcode 4865894, or on the Veeco website.

About Veeco

Veeco Instruments Inc. provides solutions for nanoscale applications in the worldwide data storage, semiconductor, HB-LED/wireless and scientific research markets. Our Metrology products are used to measure at the nanoscale and our Process Equipment tools help create nanoscale devices. Veeco's manufacturing and engineering facilities are located in New York, New Jersey, California, Colorado, Arizona and Minnesota. Global sales and service offices are located throughout the United States, Europe, Japan and Asia Pacific. Additional information on Veeco can be found at http://www.veeco.com/.

To the extent that this news release discusses expectations or otherwise makes statements about the future, such statements are forward-looking and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the statements made. These factors include the risks discussed in the Business Description and Management's Discussion and Analysis sections of Veeco's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2006 and in our subsequent quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, current reports on Form 8-K and press releases. Veeco does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect future events or circumstances after the date of such statements.

    CONTACT: Veeco Instruments Inc.
             Debra Wasser, 1-516-677-0200 x1472
             SVP Investor Relations & Corporate Communications

    SOURCE: Veeco Instruments Inc.