4/28/08

Amtech to Present at 2008 AeA Micro Cap Financial Conference

TEMPE, Arizona - April 28, 2008 - Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and silicon wafers, today announced that J.S. Whang, President and CEO, and Bradley C. Anderson, CFO, will present to investors at the 10th Annual AeA Micro Cap Financial Conference on Monday, May 5th at the Monterey Plaza Hotel in Monterey, California.

Conference Details:
* 2008 AeA Micro Cap Financial Conference
* May 4 - 6, 2008
* Monterey Plaza Hotel, Monterey, California
* More information can be found at: http://www.aeanet.org/FinancialServices/AeAMicroCap.asp

About Amtech Systems, Inc.
Amtech Systems, Inc. manufactures capital equipment, including silicon wafer handling automation, thermal semiconductor processing equipment and related consumables used in fabricating solar cells and semiconductor devices. Semiconductors, or semiconductor chips, are fabricated on silicon wafer substrates, sliced from ingots, and are part of the circuitry, or electronic components, of many products including computers, telecommunications devices, automotive products, consumer goods, and industrial automation and control systems. The Company's semiconductor handling, thermal processing and consumable products currently address the diffusion, oxidation and deposition steps used in the fabrication of solar cells, semiconductors, MEMS and the polishing of newly sliced silicon wafers.


Contacts:

Amtech Systems, Inc
Bradley C. Anderson
Chief Financial Officer
(480) 967-5146
MKR Group, Inc.
 Investor Relations
Todd Kehrli or Jim Byers
 (323) 468-2300


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