As part of its ongoing expansion, Asylum Research, the technology leader in scanning probe and atomic force microscopy (SPM/AFM), and its European distributor, Atomic Force F&E GmbH announced today that they have appointed Rafaël Barbattini to provide applications’ and product support for Asylum’s MFP-3D and Cypher AFM products in France.
Rafaël has over 20 years experience in service and support of scientific instruments, including positions at IBM, UPSYS, and Veeco. Rafaël will be located in Paris and will be assisting our existing and prospective customers in France as well as surrounding countries. He can be contacted at +33 2 37 41 41 95, barbattini@AsylumResearch.fr.
Dr. Roland Goschke, Managing Director of Atomic Force F&E GmbH, commented: "We are happy to welcome Rafaël to Atomic Force. He is an important addition to our team and will be the primary contact for our growing base of French customers. They will enjoy his broad technical expertise, fast reaction times and competent support in all questions about AFM technology. Working from his office near Paris, he will be able to easily travel to most locations in France for on-site support. He has already impressed us with his knowledge and we are sure that this addition will strengthen Atomic Force's and Asylum Research's position in the French market."
Mr. Barbattini added, “Asylum Research is widely recognized for providing the best applications and product support in the AFM industry. Their MFP-3D™ and Cypher™ are also the best and most reliable AFMs available and my new position is a great opportunity for me to help their customers produce even better results and make more new discoveries. After many years experience in the AFM world I am really pleased to be reunited with some of the best names in the industry, and to be working with and increasing the dissemination of what is clearly the best AFM technology.”