Do You Have the Right Process Tools for Manufacturing Photonics Devices in High Volume?

Photonics manufacturers are turning to advanced MOCVD, wet etch and ion beam sputtering processes to improve devices

Veeco's Exceptional Laser Processing Systems

Revolutionary Low-Cost-of-Ownership, HVM production-proven thermal annealing solutions

Lancer™ Ion Beam Etch System

Enabling Next Generation RF-MEMS, Sensors, uLED and AR/VR Device Manufacturing


Veeco designs, manufactures and markets thin film process equipment that enables high-tech electronic device production and development all over the world.

Making a Material Difference in a world of ever-advancing opportunities

Our vision:
To enable a future where technology improves the human experience
Our Mission:
We collaborate with the world’s leading technology companies to unlock the value of challenging material applications
Making a Material Difference is at the core of Veeco’s DNA. For over 30 years, we have developed differentiated technologies and built expertise and know-how that has helped world-changing devices such as LED lighting, data storage, advanced computing and mobile devices reach industrial scale. At Veeco, we pride ourselves on close collaboration with our customers to help them overcome technical and cost barriers that make it possible to convert novel materials into high-yielding device performance at production volumes.
As we enter the next decade of technology development, there is a magnitude of growing applications that combine electronics into game-changing artificial intelligence systems (AI), virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) and advanced driver-assisted systems (ADAS). This new “Experience Age” will make it possible for humans to interact with the world as never before. Veeco’s technologies are already making a material difference in these emerging megatrends and we see amazing potential to grow in new areas where our unique core competencies in deposition, etch and laser processing systems will make the Experience Age possible.

Our Guiding Principles: Executing everyday in the best interest of our customers, employees and shareholders

Company Culture

Veeco United operates under six core values that outline our devotion to customers, safety, respect, improvement, accountability, diversity and inclusion.


We address complex customer materials challenges through intentional collaboration.


We apply unique know-how to solve unmet needs with the right technology for commercial scaling.


We are a reliable partner committed to long-term customer, employee and shareholder success.


Collaborating with our unified global team of bright minds from diverse disciplines lets you capture cross-functional creativity and magnified thinking for maximum impact. Together, we will overcome barriers and obstacles to turn high value technology solutions into profitable and sustainable products.

Executive Management Team

William J. Miller, Ph.D. – Chief Executive Officer

William J. Miller, Ph.D. is Chief Executive Officer of Veeco. He served as the company’s president since January 2016 and previously held executive level roles leading strategic growth initiatives for Veeco’s etch and deposition product lines, MOCVD and data storage businesses, as well as engineering and global operations.

Before joining Veeco, Dr. Miller worked for Advanced Energy and Exxon in a range of engineering and operations leadership positions.

Dr. Miller holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Master of Science in Engineering and Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.

John P. Kiernan – Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

John P. Kiernan was appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in January 2020 with responsibility for Finance, Tax, Treasury, and Investor Relations. Prior to his appointment, he held the position of Senior Vice President, Finance, Chief Accounting Officer, and Treasurer. Since joining Veeco in 1994, Mr. Kiernan has held a variety of financial leadership roles of increasing responsibility including leading the controller, financial planning and analysis, tax and treasury functions. Mr. Kiernan also has significant operational experience including international assignments.

Before joining Veeco, he was a senior manager at Ernst & Young LLP.

Mr. Kiernan is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Long Island University.

Executive Leadership Team

Robert Bradshaw
Chief Administrative Officer

Monica DeMarco
Vice President, Quality, CSAT & Business Excellence

Adrian Devasahayam Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Product Line Management

Mark Harris
Senior Vice President, Global Operations

Ajit Paranjpe, Ph.D.
Chief Technology Officer

Peter Porshnev, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Unified Engineering


Transformation from Industry Player to Industry Leader



Veeco launched the TurboDisc K475i™ As/P MOCVD System for the production of red, orange, yellow (R/O/Y) light emitting diodes (LEDs), as well as multi-junction III-V solar cells, laser diodes and transistors.
Veeco consolidated its manufacturing operations into one facility in Somerset, New Jersey to improve operational efficiency and meet customer needs. 


      Veeco acquired Ultratech, Inc, a recognized leader of lithography products for Advanced Packaging applications and for LEDs and is a pioneer for laser spike anneal technology used for production of semiconductor devices.     


      William J. Miller, Ph.D., named CEO. Dr. Miller previously served as President and has led several growth initiatives within Veeco’s business units and operations teams worldwide     

Contact Us



Phone: 516 677-0200
Mail: contact@veecoinstrumentsinc.com