Join BSAC for a Miniconference on Extreme MicroEnergy Harvesting and Storage

Contributed by John Huggins, Executive Director, Berkeley Sensor & Actuator Center, UC Berkeley As the more accessible methods for micro energy (microwatt-hour to watt-hour) harvesting and storage become commercialized, the research community will focus on extremes in efficiency and cost breakthroughs and exploration of entirely new methods and applications. Make no mistake; there is plenty […]

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MEMS News Updates

Microvision, Inc. To Host Conference Call to Discuss Financial Results (tags: mems news member) Pressure Sensing Integration in Portable Devices ncorporating low-voltage die-based MEMS pressure sensors into device and equipment designs for measurement linearity and repeatability, with minimized power consumption and extended service life. (tags: mems news member) Harvard’s Four-Cent Paper Accelerometer Could Make Motion […]

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Reporting from Photonics West 2011

Contributed by Paul Werbaneth, Vice President – Marketing and Applications, Tegal Corporation Tough choice, or an easy one? Photonics West 2011, or IEEE MEMS 2011? Whether you decided by coin flip, oracle bones, reading the Tarot, comparing available beach activities and food and beverage options, or by preparing a rigorous cost-benefit analysis (sure you did), […]

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