Veeco Upcoming Investor Events

October 26, 2010

PLAINVIEW, N.Y., Oct 26, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq: VECO) today announced the following upcoming Investor Relations events:

Veeco management is scheduled to present on:

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 10:00 AM ET at the Merriman Capital Investor Summit 2010 at the InterContinental Times Square in New York City, NY.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 3:05 PM PT at the Citi Small/Mid Cap Conference at the Four Seasons in Las Vegas, NV.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at 2:45 PM PT at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference at the Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Friday, December 3, 2010 at 12:45 PM ET at the J.P. Morgan SMid Cap Conference at the J.P. Morgan Conference Center in New York City, NY.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 9:00 AM PT at the Barclays Capital Technology Conference at the Palace Hotel, San Francisco, CA.

The presentations will be broadcast live via webcast and available on the Veeco website at . Presentation material will be posted to the Veeco website no later than 8:00 AM ET the morning of the presentation.

About Veeco

Veeco makes equipment to develop and manufacture LEDs, solar panels, hard disk drives, and other devices. We support our customers through product development, manufacturing, sales and service sites in the U.S., Korea, Taiwan, China, Singapore, Japan, Europe and other locations. Please visit us at .

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, 2009 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.

SOURCE: Veeco Instruments Inc.

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