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Part V: Integrating MEMS Technology Into Systems
Continuing Education Center 
4/27/2012  353 comments
In this session, you will understand the requirements and challenges for successful integration of MEMS into your system designs. We'll also review the concepts and offer prescriptive advice to sum up this week's series of five lectures.
Part IV: MEMS in Consumer Electronics II - Taxonomy of Microphones, Pressure Sensors & More
Continuing Education Center 
4/26/2012  330 comments
In this session, you'll be introduced to MEMS sensors that are expanding the features and capabilities of consumer electronics. You'll understand how and why more types of MEMS devices are finding their way into mobile phones and devices.
Part III: MEMS in Consumer Electronics I - Taxonomy of Motion Sensors
Continuing Education Center 
4/25/2012  422 comments
In this session, you will become acquainted with the MEMS devices that sense motion: accelerometers, gyroscopes, and inertial measurement units (IMUs). You'll also understand how motion sensors have enabled exciting new features in mobile phones, gaming consoles, and other consumer devices. 
Part II: Overview of Applications for MEMS: Automotive, Medical & Industrial
Continuing Education Center 
4/24/2012  406 comments
In this session, you'll learn about the many applications for MEMS devices. You'll also come to understand how to use MEMS in your own systems and be encouraged to try new applications.
Introduction: What Is MEMS?
Continuing Education Center 
4/23/2012  520 comments
In this session, you'll learn the basics of MEMS technology. You'll gain an understanding of the history and on-going evolution of MEMS, as well as important differences between MEMS sensors and standard integrated circuits. 


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