Rubicon Technology to Showcase Sapphire Substrates for the LED Market at the International LED Expo in Kintex, Korea

  Rubicon Technology to Showcase Sapphire Substrates for the LED Market at the
  International LED Expo in Kintex, Korea

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BENSENVILLE, Ill. -- June 24, 2013

Rubicon Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCN), a leading provider of sapphire
substrates and products to the LED, semiconductor, and optical markets, today
announced that it will showcase its line of sapphire substrates for the LED
industry at the International LED Expo in Kintex, Korea, June 25-28. Rubicon
will exhibit its line of sapphire products in Booth#F-25 & 26, Hall 4.

Sapphire wafers are a key building block for LEDs – the most energy-efficient
technology for general lighting and the dominant backlighting technology in
consumer products such as HDTVs, laptops, smart phones and tablets.

“Rubicon Technology is working hard to advance the adoption of large diameter
sapphire substrates and is the world’s most experienced provider of 6-inch
sapphire wafers,” said Raja M. Parvez, President and CEO, Rubicon Technology.
“With the growth of the LED lighting market and the resulting increase in
demand for high brightness LEDs, Rubicon believes that now is an opportune
time for more customers to move toward the increased throughput and greater
efficiency that are possible with large-diameter substrates.”

Rubicon will have a number of sapphire products for the LED market on display
in Booth#F-25 & 26, Hall 4 at the International LED Expo including sapphire
cores and ingots and large diameter wafers ranging in size from 4 inches to 6
and 8 inches.

About Rubicon Technology

Rubicon Technology, Inc. is an advanced electronic materials provider that is
engaged in developing, manufacturing and selling monocrystalline sapphire and
other crystalline products for light-emitting diodes (LEDs), radio frequency
integrated circuits (RFICs), blue laser diodes, optoelectronics and other
optical applications. The Company applies its proprietary crystal growth
technology to produce very high-quality sapphire in a form that allows for
volume production of various sizes and orientations of substrates and windows.
Rubicon is a vertically-integrated manufacturer with capabilities in crystal
growth, high precision core drilling, wafer slicing, surface lapping,
large-diameter polishing and wafer cleaning processes, which the Company
employs to convert the bulk crystal into products with the quality and
precision specified by its customers. The Company is the world leader in
larger diameter products to support next-generation LED, RFIC and optical
window applications.

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