Microelectromechanical systems

STMicroelectronics and Politecnico di Milano Announce Agreement on Research Center for Advanced Sensors

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 11:00am

At the heart of the agreement is the establishment of a joint research center on advanced materials for sensors (STEAM), leveraging the long-standing collaboration between ST and Politecnico.

Key Points: 
  • At the heart of the agreement is the establishment of a joint research center on advanced materials for sensors (STEAM), leveraging the long-standing collaboration between ST and Politecnico.
  • ST is a world leader in MEMS and advanced sensors, with over 15 billion MEMS sold to date.
  • The research center between Politecnico di Milano and STMicroelectronics is the result of an extraordinary joint effort on key areas such as sensors and artificial intelligence," underlined the Rector of Politecnico di Milano Ferruccio Resta.
  • This agreement between ST and the Politecnico di Milano will be a key contributor to our MEMS and sensors research and development operations.

AdhereTech Announces Partnership with AARDEX Group to Boost Medication Adherence with Smart Pill Bottle, Software and Data Analytics

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 2:00pm

The collaboration will link AARDEXs proprietary Medication Event Monitoring System (MEMS) with AdhereTech's Smart Adherence System, featuring the AdhereTech Smart Pill Bottle.

Key Points: 
  • The collaboration will link AARDEXs proprietary Medication Event Monitoring System (MEMS) with AdhereTech's Smart Adherence System, featuring the AdhereTech Smart Pill Bottle.
  • As a Smart Devices Partner, AdhereTech participates in AARDEXs ever-growing ecosystem of MEMS Adherence Hardware .
  • The combination of our real-time data from AdhereTechs Smart Adherence System with AARDEX MEMS AS will help to improve medication adherence in the important area of clinical trials.
  • AdhereTechs medication adherence programs are customized using real-time data from our pioneering smart devices to help patients effortlessly stick to their medication schedules.

STMicroelectronics Announces Change in Leadership Team

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 6:10am

He established STs leadership in MEMS sensors and then in a wider range of sensors and actuators, as well as leading the companys efforts in Analog and, more recently, Optical Sensing Solutions.

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  • He established STs leadership in MEMS sensors and then in a wider range of sensors and actuators, as well as leading the companys efforts in Analog and, more recently, Optical Sensing Solutions.
  • Benedetto Vigna, President, Analog, MEMS and Sensors Group, said: I spent half of my life working with a formidable multicultural team to whom I am, and I will always be, grateful.
  • Without such a great team, it would have been impossible to grow the AMS business at the levels of today.
  • At ST, we are 46,000 creators and makers of semiconductor technologies mastering the semiconductor supply chain with state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities.

SiTime MEMS Timing Solution to Support Raytheon’s Precision Guidance System

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 2:05pm

SiTime Corporation (NASDAQ: SITM), a market leader in MEMS timing, today announced that Raytheon Technologies, an aerospace and defense company, has chosen the SiTime Endura MEMS oscillators for their precision guidance systems.

Key Points: 
  • SiTime Corporation (NASDAQ: SITM), a market leader in MEMS timing, today announced that Raytheon Technologies, an aerospace and defense company, has chosen the SiTime Endura MEMS oscillators for their precision guidance systems.
  • Advanced precision guidance systems operate in extreme temperatures and are exposed to high levels of g-forces, shock, and vibration.
  • Unique SiTime MEMS technology delivers unmatched reliability for timing devices that operate in the presence of extreme mechanical stressors.
  • The SiTime family of Endura MEMS TCXOs provides an extremely stable timing source in harsh conditions, one that allows systems to perform better.

EV Group Unlocks Agile and Efficient Production Scaling with Next-Generation Step-and-Repeat Nanoimprint Lithography System

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

ST. FLORIAN, Austria, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today announced the EVG770 NTits next-generation step-and-repeat nanoimprint lithography (NIL) system.

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  • ST. FLORIAN, Austria, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today announced the EVG770 NTits next-generation step-and-repeat nanoimprint lithography (NIL) system.
  • Until now, further developments and production scaling requirements for step-and-repeat NIL have often been limited by the availability of precise masters on larger areas.
  • Leveraging EVG's decades of experience in NIL and step-and-repeat mastering, the EVG770 NT has been designed as a fully production-oriented system to maximize performance, productivity and process controllability.
  • Founded in 1980, EV Group services and supports an elaborate network of global customers and partners all over the world.

DGAP-News: LPKF: LIDE technology used in series production of glass wa-fers in the semiconductor industry

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 9:01am

Now, the customer has ordered further LIDE systems to start volume production of electronic components with IC packages made of glass.

Key Points: 
  • Now, the customer has ordered further LIDE systems to start volume production of electronic components with IC packages made of glass.
  • LPKF's LIDE technology (Laser Induced Deep Etching) enables customers to process thin glass quickly, precisely and without any damage such as micro- cracks.
  • This makes LIDE a basic technology for many microsystems technology applications, including the production of microchips, displays, sensors or MEMS.
  • For more information about LIDE technology, please visit:
    LPKF Laser & Electronics AG is a leading supplier of laser-based solutions for the technology industry.

Worldwide MEMS Industry to 2026 - APAC Will Lead the Global Marketplace by Revenue With 40% Market Share

Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 2:15pm

DUBLIN, May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global MEMS Market by Components, Devices and Applications in Industry Verticals 2021 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global MEMS Market by Components, Devices and Applications in Industry Verticals 2021 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report analyzes MEMS components and enabled devices, products, and applications in industry verticals.
  • APAC will lead the global marketplace by revenue with 40% market share followed by North America with 30%.
  • The other three regions of Europe, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa will hold 16%, 10%, and 4% of revenue respectively.

SkyWater Technology to Participate in the Cowen Technology, Media & Telecom Conference

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 9:05pm

SkyWater Technology (NASDAQ: SKYT) today announced that Thomas Sonderman, president and CEO, and Steve Manko, chief financial officer, will participate in the 49th Annual Cowen Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, June 2, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • SkyWater Technology (NASDAQ: SKYT) today announced that Thomas Sonderman, president and CEO, and Steve Manko, chief financial officer, will participate in the 49th Annual Cowen Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, June 2, 2021.
  • The company will participate in a virtual fireside chat at 1:30 p.m. CT (2:30 p.m.
  • SkyWater is a U.S.-owned and U.S.-based pure play semiconductor foundry and is a DOD-accredited Trusted supplier, specializing in custom technology development services, volume manufacturing, and advanced packaging capabilities.
  • SkyWaters Advanced Technology Services empower development of superconducting and 3D ICs, along with carbon nanotube, photonic and MEMS devices.

EMCORE to Participate in Upcoming June Virtual Investor Conferences

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 1:30pm

For more information about the conferences or to schedule a virtual one-on-one meeting with management, please contact your conference representative.

Key Points: 
  • For more information about the conferences or to schedule a virtual one-on-one meeting with management, please contact your conference representative.
  • Alternatively, please contact EMCORE investor relations at investor@emcore.com .
  • EMCORE Corporation is a leading provider of advanced mixed-signal products that serve the aerospace & defense and broadband communications markets.
  • EMCORE has vertically-integrated manufacturing capability at its wafer fabrication facility in Alhambra, CA, and Quartz MEMS manufacturing facility in Concord, CA.

Global MEMS Market (2021 to 2026) - by Components, Devices and Applications in Industry Verticals - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 11:30am

Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), represent miniaturized mechanical and electro-mechanical elements (devices and structures) that are created using various microfabrication techniques.

Key Points: 
  • Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), represent miniaturized mechanical and electro-mechanical elements (devices and structures) that are created using various microfabrication techniques.
  • One of the key areas for MEMS is sensors, particularly in certain emerging market opportunity areas such as virtual reality and many Internet of Things (IoT) use cases, devices and applications.
  • The MEMS market is a fast-growing area within the electronics sector with certain high-growth sub-segments, such as industrial IoT, representing significantly higher growth.
  • APAC will lead the global marketplace by revenue with 40% market share followed by North America with 30%.