TechConnect World 2016
National SBIR/STTR Conference National Innovation Summit & Showcase Nanotech 2016

MEMS & NEMS Devices, Modeling & Applications

MEMS & NEMS Devices, Modeling & Applications

Symposium Chair

William (Cy) WilsonWilliam (Cy) Wilson
Electronics Engineer
NASA Langley Research Center

Confirmed Invited Speakers

Mehran MehreganyWireless Health and Sensor Enabled Wearables
Mehran Mehregany
Director, Case School of Engineering - San Diego

Yuan MaOptical MEMS
Yuan Ma
Associate Professor, Dalhousie University, Canada

Marcellino GemelliSensors for wearable devices
Marcellino Gemelli
Head of Business Development, Bosch Sensortec

Ji MaMEMS-based Display Technologies: Progress and Development
Ji Ma
Staff R&D Display Engineer, Qualcomm/Pixtronix


Symposium Sessions

Monday May 23

1:30Innovation Spotlights: Electronics/Sensors - Panasonic, LG
5:00FujiFilm Inkjet VIP - Beer & Wine Reception & Workshop

Tuesday May 24

10:30MEMS & NEMS I
1:30MEMS & NEMS II
MEMS & NEMS: Posters 4:00

Symposium Program

Monday May 23

1:30Innovation Spotlights: Electronics/Sensors - Panasonic, LGNational Harbor 5
Session chair: M. Guitton, Univalor, CA
1:30Panasonic: Innovation Spotlight
I. Nydick, Panasonic, US
1:45LG Innovation Spotlight
K. Patel, Technology Center of America (LGTCA), US
2:00A low-altitude UAS-based autonomous radiological search and identification system
E. Becker, Oregon State University, US
2:07Printed Organic Sensors, using polymer inks with piezoelectric, pyroelectric or electrostrictive properties, on Large Area Flexible Surfaces (320mm x 380mm )
H. Metras, CEA Tech, FR
2:14Suborbital Reusable Launch Vehicles (SRLV)
J. Quinn, Exos Aerospace Systems & Technologies, US
2:21Bacterial detection in real time
X. Simon, Fluid-Screen, Inc, US
2:28Energy Harvesting Technology
M. Levy, EnerBee SAS, FR
2:35Vision-Based Multimodal Tactile Sensor Module (VMTSM)
S. Lee, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, KR
2:42Highly Accurate Occupancy Estimation Using Only Wi-Fi Power Measurements
M. Shaw, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
2:49A Vehicle 2 Vehicle Communication system for Smart Transpotations
L. Loerchner, University of Waterloo - WatCo, CA
2:56Panasonics, LG : Q&A
5:00FujiFilm Inkjet VIP - Beer & Wine Reception & WorkshopChesapeake 6
The Current State of Functional Printing
Inkjet From Development to Production

Tuesday May 24

10:30MEMS & NEMS IPotomac 1
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA. Langley Research Center (bio)
10:30Wireless Health and Sensor Enabled Wearables (invited presentation)
M. Mehregany, Case Western Reserve University, US
10:55Optical MEMS (invited presentation)
Y. Ma, Dalhousie University, CA
11:20New Designs for MEMS-Micromirrors and Micromirror Packaging with Electrostatic and Piezoelectric Drive
S. Gu-Stoppel, V. Stenchly, D. Kaden, H.J. Quenzer, B. Wagner, U. Hofmann, R. Dudde, Fraunhofer Institute Silicon Technology, DE
11:40Combined Device- and System-level Simulation of RF MEMS Switches
G. Schrag, T. Künzig, M. Niessner, G. Wachutka, Technical University of Munich, DE
12:00Freestanding Membranes of Cross-Linked Gold-Nanoparticles: Novel Functional Material for MEMS/NEMS Applications
H. Schlicke, C.J. Schröter, M. Rebber, D. Battista, S. Kunze, T. Vossmeyer, University of Hamburg, DE
1:30MEMS & NEMS IIPotomac 1
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA. Langley Research Center (bio)
1:30MEMS Sensors for Wearable Devices (invited presentation)
M. Gemelli, Bosch Sensortec, US
1:55MEMS-based Display Technologies: Progress and Development (invited presentation)
J. Ma, Qualcomm/Pixtronix, US
2:20Fabrication of Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer Arrays Using Glass Reflow Process and Anodic Bonding
N.V. Toan, S. Hahng, Y. Song, T. Ono, Tohoku University, JP
2:40SU8-graphene: a new photo-patternable conductive polymer composite
M. Majidian, C. Grimaldi, M. Baibarac, I. Baltog, L. Forró, A. Magrez, EPFL, CH
3:00A novel microdevice for in situ study of mechano-electrochemical behavior with controlled temperature
W. Kang, Naval Research Lab, US
MEMS & NEMS: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Simulation of Buffer Current Effects on Breakdown Voltage in AlGaN/GaN HEMTs Having Passivation Layers with Different Permittivity
Y. Satoh, H. Hanawa, K. Horio, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JP
Simulation of Current Slump Removal in Field-Plate GaAs MESFETs with a Thin Passivation Layer
A. Nomoto, Y. Sato, K. Horio, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JP
Simulation of Lags and Current Collapse in Field-Plate AlGaN/GaN HEMTs with Different Types of Buffer Layers
R. Tsurumaki, N. Noda, K. Horio, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JP
Design and Simulation of Electrostatic Imaging System based on MEMS
M-X Li, X. Chen, X. Pan, J-S. Kang, Beijing Institute Technology, CN
The TubeClear® System – On the Market for Clearing Clogged Feeding Tubes – and Evaluating Increasingly Challenging Tubes in the Body: NSF SBIR Funded Medical Device Platform
R.B. Bagwell, S.M. Aippersbach, N.C. Becker, D.R. Dillon, M.L. Mulvihill, Actuated Medical Inc, US
Modeling of novel concept design for extremely small UHF band transmit/receive element based on multiferroics
D. Carka, A. Sepulveda, S. Keller, G.P. Carman, New York Institute of Technology, US

This symposium focuses on emerging, industrially relevant, applications and advanced fabrication, modeling, materials, and devices, for Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), Nano Electro Mechanical Systems (NEMS) and sensors. Submit your technical abstract today and join the leading innovators from industry, academic and government laboratories around the world providing new microtechnology solutions to the world's top corporate technology integrators.

Topics & Application Areas

  • Novel Materials for MEMS & NEMS
  • Novel MEMS & NEMS Fabrication & Processes
  • Optical MEMS & NEMS
  • Actuating Devices
  • RF MEMS & NEMS, Resonators & Oscillators
  • MEMS & NEMS Sensors
  • MEMS & NEMS Energy Harvesting
  • Medical Devices
  • Novel MEMS & NEMS Devices
  • MEMS Device Modeling
  • Device & Circuit Simulation
  • Other

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