Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)

Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Linear Accelerometer is available in 4 x 4 x 1.5 mm package.

Suited for battery-powered and space-constrained portable devices, Model LIS344AL features 3-axis sensing capabilities and built-in self-test facility that allows users to verify both mechanical and electrical parts of device. Accelerometer estimates acceleration values at low noise level, and offers full-scale output range of ±3.5 g and up to 10,000 g shock survivability. MEMS solution...

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Miscellaneous Software

3D MEMS Designer and Analyzer Software Tools Enable Students to Build, Analyze and Test Their MEMS Devices

Universities Select Coventor Software as MEMS Design Contest Platform Cary, N.C. (December 17, 2007) -- Coventor Inc.'s 3D MEMS Designer and Analyzer software has been selected by Hong Kong University and Kyoto University (Japan) as the platform for a MEMS design contest. The contest is part of an educational program developed by Dr. Osamu Tabata, professor at Kyoto University and Dr. Man Wong,...

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Process Machinery

EVG Achieves Key MEMS Market Milestones, Installing 500th Bond Chamber and 100th Automated Wafer Bonder for High-Volume Manufacturing Environments

ST. FLORIAN, Austria | Posted on November 1st, 2007 According to Jean-Christophe Eloy, general manager of Lyon, France-based market research firm Yole Developpement, Wafer-bonding equipment developed for MEMS manufacturing, particularly for wafer-level packaging, has been widely adopted into full-volume production for a wide range of devices -- from compound semiconductors, such as LEDs and...

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Optical Mirrors

Boston Micromachines Awarded Grant to Build Device to Prevent Friendly Fire

United States Army Awards Boston Micromachines Phase II STTR WATERTOWN, Mass., Nov. 27 -- Boston Micromachines Corporation, a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror products for adaptive optics systems, today announced that it has been selected by the United States Army for a Phase II Small Business Technology Transfer Program (STTR) award through the Department of Defense. The STTR...

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Transistors

RFMD® Extends Leadership In Wireless Front Ends with Introduction of New Enabling Technologies

NEW YORK, Nov. 15-- RF Micro Devices, (NASDAQ: RFMD), a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance radio frequency systems and solutions, will announce at its analyst day today the introduction of new technologies developed by RFMD to enable unprecedented levels of functional integration in RF applications. The new technologies include hermetically sealed wafer level...

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Pressure Sensor suits semiconductor applications.
Pressure Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Pressure Sensor suits semiconductor applications.

Utilizing Krystal Bond(TM) Technology, Model AST4900 stainless steel sensor is free of oil-fill, welds, and internal O-rings, which eliminates risk of system contamination in extreme conditions. It comes in 2 standard fittings, Â-¼ in. NPT Male and ¼ in. VCR Male, and can be scaled with pressure ranges of 0-25 to 0-10,000 psi. Designed for high purity applications, sensor has...

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Miscellaneous Switches

Switches promote functional integration in RF applications.

Suited for 3G multimode handsets, RF MEMS transmit/receive switch and RF MEMS mode-switch can also be used in output circuit of power amplifiers (PAs) to create tunable PA. Both products are post-processed, above-IC, on RF CMOS SOI wafers and encapsulated in hermetically sealed, wafer-level packaged dielectric domes. All necessary circuitry is integrated into underlying CMOS, including generation...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Motion Sensors are suited for low-g applications.

Available in 3 x 3 x 0.9 mm plastic package, Series LIS331 has compact design that provides immunity to vibration and shock survivability up to 10,000 g. Model LIS331DL integrates SPI/I2C digital interface, and smart embedded features such as click and double-click recognition, wake-up and motion detection, high-pass filters, and 2 dedicated programmable interrupt lines. Analog-output Model...

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Gyroscopes

Systron Donner Automotive Exclusive Inertial Technology Available Industrywide

Partnership With Continental Teves Continues, Exclusivity Ends CONCORD, Calif., Sept. 10, 2007-Leading inertial-rate sensor company, Systron Donner Automotive announces today that its revolutionary quartz MEMS gyro is now available to all OEMs and suppliers in the automotive industry with the end of the exclusivity provision of its supply agreement with Continental Teves. While Systron Donner...

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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber
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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber

Tekna is a leader in Monoplace and Multiplace Hyperbaric Chambers for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), offering products that set the standard for quality and innovation. Our new 7200 series of multiplace chambers is a state-of-the-art system that integrates advanced engineering with a plethora of features and options making it the industry's premier HBOT system. To learn more, see our video.

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