Shareholders of Harris & Harris Group, Inc., may be interested to know that Molecular Imprints, Inc. (MII) (www.molecularimprints.com), won the EE Times' Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Award for "Most Promising New Technology." MII's Step and Flash Imprint Lithography (S-FILTM) technology was chosen for the award, which goes to a compelling electronic component or enabling technology that is outstanding in its technical design, potential for market impact and demonstrated leadership in its area.
Harris & Harris Group invested $2 million in privately held Molecular Imprints on March 31, 2004. The company develops and manufactures nano-lithography systems for high resolution and for 3-dimensional pattern replication. The company is commercializing their Step and Flash Imprint Lithography technology (S-FILTM), which is a simple step and repeat, room temperature, low pressure, nano-imprint process that has demonstrated sub-20 nanometer resolution.
Harris & Harris Group is a publicly traded venture capital company that now makes initial investments exclusively in tiny technology, including nanotechnology, microsystems and microelectromechanical systems (MEMS). The Company's last 22 initial private equity investments have been in tiny-technology enabled companies.
Harris & Harris Group is a business development company with 17,248,845 common shares outstanding.
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