SOURCE: Altair Nanotechnologies

September 12, 2005 08:00 ET

Altair Nanotechnologies CEO Presents at ThinkEquity Partners Growth Conference

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 12, 2005 -- Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (NASDAQ: ALTI) announced that its CEO and President, Alan J. Gotcher, Ph.D., is presenting today at ThinkEquity Partners 3rd Annual Growth Conference. Mr. Gotcher is presenting in Salon II at 10 A.M. Pacific.

The presentation is being webcast live and will be accessible at Altair Nanotechnologies' website, www.altairnano.com, for 30 days.

The conference is being held at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 600 Stockton Street, San Francisco, California.

ABOUT ALTAIR NANOTECHNOLOGIES INC.

Altairnano is a leading supplier and innovator of advanced ceramic nanomaterial technology. Based in Reno, Nevada, Altairnano has assembled a unique team of materials scientists who, coupled in collaborative ventures with industry partners and leading academic centers, have pioneered an array of intellectual property and products.

Altairnano's robust proprietary technology platforms produce a variety of crystalline and non-crystalline nanomaterials of unique structure, performance, quality and cost. The company has scalable manufacturing capability to meet emerging nanomaterials demands, with the production capacity of hundreds of tons of nanomaterials.

Altairnano's two divisions, Life Sciences and Performance Materials, are focused on applications where its nanotechnology may enable new high growth markets. The Life Sciences Division is pursuing market applications in pharmaceuticals, drug delivery, dental materials and other medical markets. The Performance Materials Division is focused on market applications in advanced materials for paints and coatings; air and water treatment and alternative energy including new Li Ion battery electrode materials. For additional information on Altairnano and its nanomaterials, visit www.altairnano.com

Contact Information

  • For Additional Information:

    Investor and Financial Relations:
    Marty Tullio or Mark Tullio
    McCloud Communications, LLC
    949.553.9748
    Email Contact
    Email Contact

    Sales and Marketing:
    Roy Graham
    Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc.
    775.856.2500
    Email Contact