Nanometrics Announces Upcoming Investor Events

MILPITAS, Calif., July 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, today announced its participation in the following investor events:

Pacific Crest 18th Annual Global Technology Leadership Forum
Sonnenalp Resort, Vail, CO
August 7-9, 2016
Presentation Time: 11:00 AM MDT on August 9

Jefferies 2016 Semiconductor, Hardware and Communications Infrastructure Summit
Ritz Carlton, Chicago, IL
August 30-31, 2016

Citi 2016 Global Technology Conference
Hilton New York Hotel, New York, NY
September 6-8, 2016
Presentation Time: 10:15 AM EDT on September 8

Presentation materials utilized at each event, along with a live and archived webcast of the Pacific Crest and Citi presentations, will be made available on Nanometrics' website at

About Nanometrics

Nanometrics is a leading provider of advanced, high-performance process control metrology and inspection systems used primarily in the fabrication of semiconductors and other solid-state devices, including sensors, optoelectronic devices, high-brightness LEDs, discretes and data storage components. Nanometrics’ automated and integrated metrology systems measure critical dimensions, device structures, topography and various thin film properties, including three-dimensional features and film thickness, as well as optical, electrical and material properties. The company’s process control solutions are deployed throughout the fabrication process, from front-end-of-line substrate manufacturing, to high-volume production of semiconductors and other devices, to advanced three-dimensional wafer-level packaging applications. Nanometrics’ systems enable advanced process control for device manufacturers, providing improved device yield at reduced manufacturing cycle time, supporting the accelerated product life cycles in the semiconductor and other advanced device markets. The company maintains its headquarters in Milpitas, California, with sales and service offices worldwide. Nanometrics is traded on NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol NANO. Nanometrics’ website is

Investor Relations Contact: Claire McAdams Headgate Partners LLC 530.265.9899 Company Contact: Jeff Andreson CFO 408.545.6143

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