Veeco Upcoming Investor Events

May 01, 2012

PLAINVIEW, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 1, 2012-- Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq: VECO) today announced that its management is scheduled to present at the following webcasted events:

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 2:00 PM PT at the Bank of America Global Technology Conference at The Ritz-Carlton in San Francisco, California.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 1:35 PM ET at Deutsche Bank’s Cleantech Conference at The Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, New York.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 2:15 PM ET at Barclays’ Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference at the Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers in New York, New York.

The presentations listed above 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 8:00AM ET the morning of the presentation.

Veeco is also scheduled to participate in the following non-webcasted investor events:

Thursday, May 10, 2012 at the Piper Jaffray LED Lighting Symposium at the LightFair International Tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada.

About Veeco

Veeco makes equipment to develop and manufacture LEDs, solar cells, 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, 2011 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, 1 516-677-0200 x1472
SVP Investor Relations & Corporate Communications