The Japanese disaster—how does this impact the MEMS and compass industry?

By Jérémie Bouchaud, Director and Principal Analyst MEMS & Sensors, IHS iSuppli On March 11, Northern Japan experienced the nation’s largest ever recorded earthquake. Given Japan’s significance to the MEMS and magnetic compass industry—nearly a third of the MEMS in value were processed in Japan in 2010 and 97% of the digital compasses—IHS iSuppli’s MEMS […]

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That’s A Wrap! Sensors Expo 2011

Karen Lightman, Managing Director of MEMS Industry Group, speaks with Sarah Boisvert, Co-Founder of Potomac Photonics about her experience at Sensors Expo 2011. Robert Andosca, Founder of MicroGen Systems, Inc. shows off their latest product to Karen Lightman. Be sure to view our photos from Sensors Expo 2011 and stay tuned for Karen’s blog review!

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MEMS News Update

Apple Becomes World’s Largest OEM Semiconductor Buyer in 2010 (tags: mems news member semiconductor apple) Grenoble Isere, France the smart move! (tags: mems news member) Tablets, Cameras and Fitness Help Drive Fourfold Increase in GPS/GNSS IC Shipments by 2016, Says ABI Research (tags: mems news sensor) Federal Circuit Affirms Ruling That Knowles Patents Are Valid […]

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MEMS News Update

CSR DRIVES SIRFSTARIV TECHNOLOGY INTO THE AUTOMOTIVE MARKET TO DELIVER AUTOMOTIVE-QUALIFIED LOCATION AND CONNECTIVITY TRIUMVIRATE (tags: mems news member) Power of semiconductors fuels political change (tags: mems news) Kionix Introduces New Accelerometers Optimized for Mobile Handsets and Tablets (tags: mems member news) Texas Instruments MEMS innovation brings IR temperature measurement to portable consumer electronics (tags: […]

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MEMS News Updates

New Deep Silicon Etch Technology for MEMS Applications (tags: mems news member) Teledyne DALSA to Demonstrate MEMS Fabrication Advances at Sensors Expo 2011 (tags: mems news sensor member) Epson IMU melds precision, low-cost (tags: mems news) Moog Acquires Crossbow Technology (tags: mems news) ST Microelectronics Unveils Transistor Line Co-Developed with ESA, CNES (tags: mems news) […]

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It All Starts With Customer Discussions

By Anna-Riikka Vuorikari-Antikainen Senior Vice President, Products, Okmetic Customer orientation is the foundation for all our operations and an integral part of our development work. The roots of our own development projects and those made in co-operation with our customers lie in customer discussions. I have witnessed these discussions so many times in so many […]

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MEMS News Updates

Be a part of the 2011 MEMS Foundry Directory (tags: mems news member) Imec ITF: A world of opportunities for nanoelectronics … (tags: mems news member nanotechnology) RF Technology Powered Implantable Sensor for Glucose Level Monitoring (tags: mems news biomedical sensor) Technology births boom in prenatal testing | San Francisco … (tags: mems news biomedical) […]

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MEMS News Updates

MicroVision’s SHOWWX+ Coming To Apple Stores in EMEA (tags: mems news member pico apple) Sensonor Technologies Launch High Performance Gyro Module STIM210 (tags: mems news) X-FAB Releases Ready-to-Use Design IP Blocks for MEMS Accelerometers (tags: mems news) Kionix and ROHM Showcase “Total Sensor Solutions” at Sensors Expo 2011 (tags: mems news member) New Omron MEMS […]

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