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FORT COLLINS, Colo., April 26, 2005
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc.
— Advanced Energy Industries Inc. (Nasdaq: AEIS) today announced that Senior Scientist David J. Christie, Ph.D., (age 48) has been elected to the board of directors of the Society of Vacuum Coaters (SVC), effective Apr. 24. SVC is an international non-profit organization dedicated to the development, application and advancement of vacuum coating and related technologies. Its mission is to foster technical excellence by providing a global forum in which it informs and educates its members and the public on all aspects of vacuum coating. Dr. Christie presented his first SVC Technical Conference paper in 1996 and has been a regular conference participant since 2000.