CVD Names Dr. Max Shatalov VP of Engineering and Technology

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y., (Business Wire) – April 25, 2018 – CVD Equipment Corporation (NASDAQ: CVV), a leading provider of chemical vapor deposition systems, today announced that Dr. Max Shatalov has been named to the Company’s newly created position of Vice President of Engineering and Technology.

Dr. Shatalov has over twenty (20) years of experience serving the semiconductor research and device industry and is the holder of more than 75 U.S. patents in the field of process equipment, semiconductor devices and their applications. Dr. Shatalov joined Sensor Electronic Technology Inc.(SETi), a subsidiary of Korean LED company Seoul Viosys, in 2006, and held multiple technical management positions. From 2017 until earlier this year Dr. Shatalov was Vice President of Technology at SETi responsible for the UV LED technology and LED applications development. He received his MSc in 1994 from the St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” in Russia. In 1994 he joined the Ioffe Institute, one of Russia’s largest institutions for research in physics and technology, as research scientist and obtained his PhD there in 1999. Max performed his post doctorate research at the University of South Carolina from 1999 through 2006 contributing to pioneering research and twice was a recipient of the Japanese Society of Applied Physics Award.

Leonard Rosenbaum, President and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “I am pleased to have Max join as part of our management team and help CVD Equipment Corporation (“CVD”) continue to expand our capabilities and implement our vision of enabling tomorrow’s technologies™.”

Dr. Max Shatalov added, “I am excited with the opportunity that Len and the Board of Directors have given me with this new role as VP of Engineering and Technology. With the breadth of the CVD equipment technology, I foresee CVD Equipment Corporation launching many new products in various applications over the next few years.”

About CVD Equipment Corporation

CVD Equipment Corporation (NASDAQ: CVV) designs, develops, and manufactures a broad range of chemical vapor deposition, gas control, and other state-of-the-art equipment and process solutions used to develop and manufacture materials and coatings for research and industrial applications. This equipment is used by its customers to research, design, and manufacture these materials or coatings for aerospace engine components, medical implants, semiconductors, solar cells, smart glass, carbon nanotubes, nanowires, LEDs, MEMS, and other applications. Through its application laboratory, the Company provides process development support and process startup assistance with the focus on enabling tomorrow’s technologies™. It’s wholly owned subsidiary CVD Materials Corporation provides advanced materials and metal surface treatments and coatings to serve demanding applications in the electronic, biomedical, petroleum, pharmaceutical, and many other industrial markets.

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