Sensors Expo 2010 – Day 1

Contributed by Karen Lightman, managing director, MEMS Industry Group What a delight it was to be in to Chicago for Sensors Expo 2010 at Rosemont Convention Center. I spent my first day attending the MEMS pre-conference symposium hosted by Roger Grace. The opening keynote for the MEMS symposium was Professor Thomas Gessner from Fraunhofer Research…

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ST and Asian players gain share, as Top 20 MEMS foundries slightly outperform sector

Contributed by Jean-Christophe Eloy, President & CEO, and Jérôme Mouly, Market Analyst, Yole Développement This year’s ranking of the Top 20 MEMS foundries starts to shift East, as TSMC makes the ranking for the first time. TOP 20 MEMS Foundries – 2009 revenues Double digit growth at Taiwan’s Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) and Touch Microsystems (TMT) also help…

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