OBDUCAT, leading manufacturer of lithography solutions based on nanoimprint lithography (NIL), has received an order for the supply of an EITRE® 3 NIL system to the well renowned University College London in the UK.

The EITRE system has been purchased by Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering at University College London. The system will be installed at the new nanoimprint lithography facility that is being set-up by the Photonic Innovations Laboratory. The EITRE system will be used in research and development work as well as for educational purposes.

The Photonic Innovations Lab’s mission is to advance the fundamental understanding of light and its interaction with matter. Research themes include: clean and renewable energy generation; improving the energy efficiency of the built environment; and biomedical applications.

Dr. Ioannis Papakonstantinou, who is heading the new nanoimprint lithography facility says that – "Targeted applications currently include Bio-Inspired Smart Windows based on thermochromic thin-film with moth-eye structures, development of ultrasound imaging probes and high-speed Wireless visible light communications with OLEDs".

– “We are very pleased that University College London and the Photonic Innovations Lab has chosen Obducat as its supplier of NIL equipment and technology. Obducat’s NIL technology is already today being widely used in the area of Photonic applications which represents a big commercial opportunity in the coming years.” says Patrik Lundström, CEO, Obducat.

The EITRE system to University College London will be delivered during the third quarter this year.


This is information that Obducat AB (publ.) is required to disclose pursuant to the Swedish Securities Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on July 16, 2015 at 16.00 CET.


For further information contact:

Patrik Lundström, CEO: +46 46 10 16 00 or +46 703 27 37 38

Henri Bergstrand, Chairman: +46 46 10 16 00 or +46 708 88 72 45


About University College London (UCL) and the Photonic Innovations Laboratory (pi-lab)

UCL is one of the world's leading universities, founded in 1826 in London to open up university education to all on equal terms. Today UCL’s outstanding research and innovative teaching, drive entrepreneurial solutions to the world's major problems.

The Photonic Innovations Lab’s mission is to advance the fundamental understanding of light and its interaction with matter.

Read more at www.ucl.ac.uk and www.pi-lab.co.uk

About Obducat AB (publ)

Obducat AB is an innovative developer and supplier of technologies, products and processes used for the production and replication of advanced micro and nano structures. Obducat’s products and services serve the demands of companies within the information storage, semiconductor, printed circuit board, and sensor industries. Obducat’s technologies include electron beam and nano imprint technology. Obducat has offices in Sweden and China, with the headquarter located in Lund, Sweden. The Obducat shares are publicly traded on the Swedish NGM Equity stock exchange. Read more at www.obducat.com