Welcome to Sigma Surface Science

SIGMA Surface Science is a specialized company in the field of material research with the focus on the development and production of instruments for UHV SPM and Electron Spectroscopy.

The majority of the team consists of physicists and engineers with more than 200 years of joint experience in this field.

Our long term relationship and cooperation with leading researchers from science and industry allows us to design and build instruments to meet current and future needs for nanoscience research.

The expertise in our team enables us to provide custom tailored solutions at the highest standard and best performance for our customers.

In 2014 the major shareholder of Sigma acquired a majority shareholding in MANTIS Deposition Ltd a specialized thin film company offering a wide range of cutting edge deposition solutions (PVD, PLD, MBE and Nanoparticle Deposition).

Besides of dedicated thin film system solutions from Mantis and surface science systems from Sigma the entrepreneurial strategic partnership between Sigma and Mantis enables us to offer Multitechnique Systems combining a wide variety of thin film and surface science techniques in a common system solution.

The existing sales and service network from Mantis is currently being accommodated to serve our customers needs for both companies.