Asylum Research Expands In UK

Santa Barbara-based Asylum Research, a manufacturer of atomic force microscopy (AFM) and scanning probe microscopy (SPM) equipment, said this week that it has expanded its offices in the United Kingdom. The firm said that its wholly owned UK subsidiary--which has had offices in the UK for three years--has moved to a larger office space in Bicester, Oxfordshire. Asylum's scientific equipment is used by the material science, nanotechnology, chemistry, biology, and other industries.