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Eikos Vice President Finalist in Small Times Magazine Best of Small Tech Award for Innovator of The Year

FRANKLIN, MA (November 16, 2007) - Eikos Inc. VP Paul Glatkowski, a developer and licensor of highly transparent carbon nanotube (CNT) inks for conductive coatings and circuits, received the prestigious Small Times (PennWell Publishing) Best of Small Tech Awards 2007 "Innovator of the Year" Finalist award for his development and commercialization of Invisicon® technology.

This award was presented during the NanoCon International conference and exhibition in San Jose, California. The awards honor significant achievements in leadership and product development -- in nanotechnology, MEMS and Microsystems, during the past year, in eight categories.

This is the sixth year of the prestigious Small Times Best of Small Tech Awards. Except for the Lifetime Achievement Award, all awards honor accomplishments between July 1, 2006 and July 1, 2007. Judging was done by the Small Times staff and a distinguished group of individuals with expertise in key areas: Bruce Alton, Micralyne; Pamela Bailey, TinyTechJobs; John Barratt, Natural Carbon; John Bedz, Michigan Small Tech; Tom Breunig, The Adelsa Group; Gene Burk, MEMS Consulting Services; Richard Carter, Ultra Electronics; Don Featherstone, Sterne Kessler Goldstein Fox; Lynn Foster, Greenburg Traurig; Joe Glachino, Wireless Integrated Microsystems ERC, University of Michigan; Patti Glaza, Clean Technology and Sustainable Industries Organization; Avinash Kant, Broadpoint Securities; Kelly Kordzik, Fish Richardson; Scott Livingston, Axiom Capital; James Peterson, Jones Day; Jeffrey Rosedale, Woodstock Washburn; James Ryan, College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, U. Albany; Katie Szcsepaniak Rice, Wasatch Venture Fund; Mauricio Terrones, Advanced Materials Department, Instituto Potosino de Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnologica, Mexico; Cynthia Volkert, Institute for Materials Physics, University of Gottingen, Germany; and Neil Wyant, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.

"I am honored to receive this Small Times Best of Small Tech Award," says Paul Glatkowski, CTO and Vice President of Eikos. “To be considered is among the other esteemed candidates is humbling and encouraging."

About Eikos
Eikos, Inc. is a developer and manufacturer of highly transparent carbon nanotube inks for conductive coatings and circuits for use in solar cells, flat panel displays, OLED lighting, smart windows and other established markets.   Eikos’ patented Invisicon®  transparent conductors (‘nanowires’) will enable high volume, low cost production of a thinner, more flexible and more durable conductive coating technology that will displace Indium Tin Oxide (ITO), Zinc Oxide, PEDOT/PSS, and other transparent conductors.  A privately held company headquartered in Franklin Massachusetts, Eikos has a number of licenses and development contracts with major global companies, U.S. military agencies and NASA.   For more information, please visit us at

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