Cell phones have long been targeted as a major end-use application for MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems) sensors, and accelerometers in particular, but widespread integration hinges on the development of device drivers, not the sensors themselves, according to Bourne Research.
Xponent Photonics, technology innovator of FTTx optical components, announced that it has begun producing production volumes of Silicon Planar Lightwave Circuits (PLCs) at Innovative Micro Technology (IMT).
On the strength of its $26 million immersion tool, ASML maintained its lead in the $4.3 Billion Lithography Market, according to the report "Sub-100nm Lithography: Market Analysis and Strategic Issues," recently published by The Information Network.
The present NAND flash memory glut is not destined to last very long—but even after the overage is resolved, the excess supply will continue to have a significant negative impact on pricing for another memory type: DRAM, according to iSuppli Corp.
Endveco Corporation, designer and manufacturer of instrumentation for vibration, shock and pressure measurement, announced a significant expansion and upgrade of its microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) production facility
One of the most advanced university cleanrooms in the world, the Nanofabrication Laboratory, at the Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, MC2, at Chalmers University of Technology, in Göteborg, Sweden, is now offering European Universities and SME's access free of charge to advanced micro- and nanotechnology fabrication resources.
Fife-based semiconductor technology company Semefab is set to become the UK's primary centre for the design and development of micro machines and nanosystems, helping to drive major advances in medicine, drug discovery and defence.
Endveco Corporation, designer and manufacturer of instrumentation for vibration, shock and pressure measurement, announced a significant expansion and upgrade of its microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) production facility The one-year, $5-million effort will expand the company’s clean room and testing facilities in response to the growing use of MEMS technology.