What’s Driving Wearables? MIG’s Karen Lightman Discusses in INNO Magazine

MIG’s very own Karen Lightman recently graced the front page of IVAM Microtechnology Network‘s INNO magazine with her thorough discussion of MEMS and wearables.  In the piece, Karen talks about the US’ disposition to focus on wearables technology, while other areas of the world spend their time and resources elsewhere, and how we’re backing these efforts […]

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One-stop-fusion-shopping at freescale.com/sensorfusion

Guest post by Mike Stanley, Systems Engineer at Freescale Back in February, I wrote an article describing the Xtrinsic sensor fusion library for Kinetis MCUs. Over the intervening months, we’ve made a number of improvements: Demo and Development versions of the kit have been consolidated into a single installer that covers all options. The limited “Evaluation” version has been […]

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Report from Hilton Head 2014 Solid State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Conference

By Eric Levy-Meyers on behalf of MEMS Industry Group Greetings from the Hilton Head 2014 Solid State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Conference. On June 8, I attended the optional Sunday Workshop: Frontiers of Characterization and Metrology for Micro- and Nano-Systems organized by Michael Gaitan of National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) and sponsored by […]

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MIG Conference Japan Wrap-Up

By Karen Lightman, Executive Director I am finally over the jet lag and able to share my thoughts from MEMS Industry Group (MIG) Conference Japan, MIG’s inaugural conference in Asia that was held on April 24. But first let me quickly express my happiness to have returned to Japan after a three+ year hiatus. (My […]

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MEMS – Enter with Care

Written by: Karen Lightman, Executive Director, MEMS Industry Group First appeared on Solid State Technology, March 27, 2014 MEMS – enter with care. I think that will be my tagline for MEMS Industry Group’s third annual MEMS Executive Congress Europe 2014 recently held in Munich, Germany. The official theme of the conference was the “MEMS-Enabled Life,” and the […]

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