Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)

Industrial / Specific Purpose Computers

STMicroelectronics Starts High-Volume Production of Motion and Orientation Sensor Solutions for Windows 8-Based Tablets

MEMS sensors and sensor-hub solution from ST begin shipping in third-party Windows 8-based tablets and convertible laptops Geneva - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and the world's top MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) manufacturer[1], has collaborated with Microsoft Corp. to develop a motion and...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

9-Axis MEMS Sensor outputs acceleration and geomagnetic data.

Featuring 3.0 x 4.5 mmÂ-² footprint, 9-axis BMX055 integrates three 3-axis sensors, including 12-bit accelerometer with ±2 to ±16 G range and sensitivity of 128-1,024 LSB/G. Unit also includes gyroscope with 16-bit resolution and geomagnetic sensor with heading accuracy of 2.5°. FusionLib software combines sensor data outputs so developers can create applications for smart...

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Xsens Sets New Standard for Industrial Grade MEMS Motion Trackers
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Xsens Sets New Standard for Industrial Grade MEMS Motion Trackers

ENSCHEDE, NETHERLANDS/CULVER CITY, CA, USA - Xsens, the leading innovator in 3D motion tracking technology and products, has launched a new MTi® product portfolio for industrial applications such as antenna/camera stabilization and unmanned system control. With the introduction of the 4th generation high-performance product line, MEMS based motion trackers (IMU, VRU, AHRS and GPS/INS) now...

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Miniature 6-Axis Sensor offers programmable motion recognition.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Miniature 6-Axis Sensor offers programmable motion recognition.

Supplied in a 3 x 3.5 x 1 mm LGA package, LSM330 iNEMO® inertial module enhances user experience and motion-sensing realism in portable consumer devices. This MEMS module houses 3-axis digital gyroscope and 3-axis digital accelerometer with 2 embedded finite state machines. Latter are programmable blocks that enable custom motion recognition inside module, which is capable of detecting...

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Accelerometers

MEMS Shock Accelerometers measure and survive high-G events.

Series 3501, stud-mount, and 3503/3991 screw-mount piezoresistive shock accelerometers can measure long duration transient motion, as well as respond/survive extremely fast rise times. Available in 20,000 and 60,000 G measurement ranges, rugged, miniature sensors feature light damping to reduce resonance amplification and mechanical stops for over-range protection. Available in packaged and OEM...

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Image Processors

Movea's MotionCore(TM) Will Be Showcased on ST-Ericsson NovaThor(TM) Mobile Platform at MWC 2012

Companies to offer Industry First Motion Processing Core on NovaThor platform for Smartphones and Tablets Grenoble, France - Movea, a world leader in motion-processing and data fusion technology, announced today that it is working with ST-Ericsson, a world leader in the development of wireless platforms and semiconductors, to integrate Movea's MotionCore software modules and motion processing IP...

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Camera Stabilizers

STMicroelectronics Shows Unique Metal Alloys Improving Cameraphone Pictures and Other Innovative Solutions for Comprehensive Mobile Experience

Demonstrations at MWC break new ground in current and emerging applications to augment the user's mobile experience GENEVA - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and in the design and production of semiconductors for mobile and portable devices, will showcase its rich offer and latest innovations at the...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

STMicroelectronics Unveils iNEMO® Smart Sensor Technology for Precise, Real Time Body-Motion Reconstruction

MEMS leader prototypes an integrated sensor suit that can help patients and athletes identify and remedy movement problems GENEVA - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and the leading supplier of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) for consumer and portable applications,[1] today unveiled a smart suit...

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Baolab Announces Evaluation kits for Its Award Winning NanoEMS MEMS - Available to Customers
Circuits

Baolab Announces Evaluation kits for Its Award Winning NanoEMS MEMS - Available to Customers

Barcelona, Spain - Baolab Microsystems has announced that it will have evaluation kits of its recently announced 3D NanoCompass(TM) available at the end of February 2012. This electronic 3-axis CMOS MEMS NanoCompass technology uses Baolab's patented, award winning NanoEMS(TM) technology to create nanoscale MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical Systems) within the standard metal structure of a high...

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Semiconductor Processing Equipment

Silex Microsystems and A.M. Fitzgerald & Associates Reduce MEMS Development Time by 50%

Multi-Year Collaboration Enables Fast Commercialization of MEMS Designs Through the Silex Sil-Via® Platform JARFALLA, Sweden and BURLINGAME, Calif. - Silex Microsystems, the world's largest pure-play MEMS foundry, and A.M. Fitzgerald & Associates ( AMFitzgerald"), a MEMS product development firm, today announced they have successfully reduced the traditional development time of MEMS devices...

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Neagle Choice, LLC Announces New Available Services
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Neagle Choice, LLC Announces New Available Services

Neagle Choice has long been known as a quality source for commercial sewing, printing, die cutting, and the manufacturing of a wide range of custom products. Enhancing our service capabilities has been the key to our success, and has driven our growth into many new and exciting markets. Continuing on this trajectory, we now offer precision laser cutting and etching, adding to our long line of manufacturing services. See our video to learn all about it.

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