T-Ray Science, Inc.

T-Ray Science, Inc.

October 16, 2008 14:22 ET

T-Ray Science, Inc.: Dr. Daryoosh Saeedkia Awarded 2008 Douglas R. Colton Medal for Research Excellence

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 16, 2008) - T-Ray Science, Inc., ("T-Ray", the "Company") an emerging leader in the field of TeraHertz ("THz") research, is pleased to announce that our Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Daryoosh Saeedkia, was awarded the prestigious 2008 Douglas R. Colton Medal for Research Excellence from CMC Microsystems.

The Douglas R. Colton Medal for Research Excellence is an annual award that recognizes excellence in research leading to new understanding and novel developments in microsystems and related technologies, such as Photonics/Optoelectronics, Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Microelectronics, Microfluidics and Embedded Software, or the application of microsystems and related technologies in Canada.

"T-Ray Science is very fortunate to have Dr. Saeedkia in our management team," says the Company's President and CEO, Thomas Braun. "His innovative and industry leading research will enable T-Ray to continue towards the commercialization of THz based products for a variety of industry applications."

Dr. Saeedkia has been the Chief Technology Officer for T-Ray Science, Inc. since 2006.

About T-Ray Science, Inc.

T-Ray Science, Inc. is a device-to-system technology development company that seeks to harness the power of TeraHertz radiation, the last unexplored region of the electromagnetic spectrum. The Company is involved in the design, innovation and commercialization of THz based products.

About Dr. Daryoosh Saeedkia

Dr. Daryoosh Saeedkia holds both a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Electrical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology in Tehran, Iran. He received his Doctorate degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering (Ph.D.) from the University of Waterloo, in 2005.

A significant focus in Dr. Saeedkia's research has been pulse signal and continuous-wave TeraHertz sources and detectors. He has done a comprehensive study of the interaction of lasers with ultra-fast photoconductors and high-temperature superconductors, and provided a deep physical insight into the photomixing phenomenon in these materials.

In addition to being the Chief Technology Officer with T-Ray Science, Inc., Dr. Saeedkia is currently and an Assistant Research Professor in the RF/Microwave and Photonics Research Group at the University of Waterloo. He has developed a TeraHertz spectroscopy setup at the University, to test and characterize developed TeraHertz devices and systems.

About CMC Microsystems

CMC Microsystems provides microsystems researchers with industry-calibre design resources, access to state-of-the-art prototyping technologies, tools for test and support services.

Launched in 1984 through a university, industry and Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) initiative, CMC has won international acclaim for its achievements in developing Canada's capabilities in microelectronics.

For more information visit CMC Microsystems online at: http://www.cmc.ca

Forward Looking Statements

This release contains forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, statements regarding the future commercialization of TeraHertz based products, the market demand for these products and the proprietary protections that the Company will obtain with regard to the technology, all of which statements are subject to market risks, and the possibility that to the Company will not be able to obtain patent protection or obtain sufficient customer demand. These statements are made based upon current expectations and actual results may differ from those projected due to a number of risks and uncertainties. The Company does not undertake to update forward-looking statements in this news release to reflect actual results, changes in assumptions or changes in other factors affecting such forward-looking information.

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