Latest News Headlines

Go to News Archive

Mina Rais-Zadeh Receives 2015 IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award for Research in N/MEMS
EECS News - 2015-11-05
Professor Mina Rais-Zadeh has been awarded the 2015 IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award, "For pioneering research in sensors technology: adaptable nano/micro-electromechanical systems (N/MEMS)." This early career award honors individuals with outstanding technical contributions within the scope of the IEEE Sensors Council.

U-M Leading International Neurotechnology "Dream Team" for Brain Research and Education
EECS News - 2015-11-04
A "dream team" of experts in sensors, electronics, data analysis and neuroscience has been awarded a $5 million grant to help unravel the mysteries of the brain and cross-train an international group of neuroscientists and engineers. The project is directed by Prof. Euisik Yoon, and includes experts and partner institutions around the world.

Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Help Bring WIMS2 Technology to the World
EECS News - 2015-05-26
As Corporate Outreach Directors for the WIMS2 Center, entrepreneurs and U-M alums Sassan Teymouri and Shahin Hedayat are helping to introduce its wireless integrated microsensing and systems technology to Silicon Valley and strengthen the Centers ties to industry.

WIMS2 Announces New Member Partner
WIMS2 News - 2015-04-12
The Center for Wireless Integrated MicroSensing and Systems is pleased to welcome as a new Member Partner.

Khalil Najafi to Receive 2015 IEEE Daniel E. Noble Award for Emerging Technologies
EECS News - 2014-09-25
Professor Khalil Najafi, a co-founder of WIMS, has received the 2015 IEEE Daniel E. Noble Award for Emerging Technologies, "For leadership in micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS), technologies, and devices and for seminal contributions to inertial devices and hermetic wafer-level packaging."
The IEEE Daniel E. Noble Award for Emerging Technologies is one of IEEE's Technical Field Awards, which are among the highest awards given by IEEE. Khalil is being recognized as a worldwide leader for nearly 30 years in the research and development of micromachined sensors, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) and integrated microsystems. His research has translated into 2 startup companies, which he also co-founded.

WIMS2 Announces New Member Partners Hutchinson and Tyco
WIMS2 News - 2014-08-21
The Center for Wireless Integrated MicroSensing and Systems is pleased to welcome Hutchinson S.A, and Tyco International, Ltd. as new Member Partners.

WIMS2 Participates at Hilton Head
WIMS2 News - 2014-06-16
The sixteenth in the series of Hilton Head Workshops on the science and technology of solid-state sensors, actuators, and microsystems was held on June 8 - 12, 2014. WIMS2 faculty and students presented seven papers.

WIMS2 Announces New Member Partner Philips Electronics
WIMS2 News - 2014-05-06
The Center for Wireless Integrated MicroSensing and Systems is pleased to welcome Philips Electronics as a new Member Partner.

Mina Rais-Zadeh Receives 2014 ONR Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award
EECS News - 2014-04-22
Prof. Mina Rais-Zadeh received a 2014 Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) for her research project, Acoustic Phonons and Their Interactions with Electrons in Gallium Nitride Ultra-fast Ultra-scaled Resonators.

Advanced Smart Sensor Networks Open Up A Multitude of Applications
Electronic Design - 2014-03-17
Together with wireless communications, the Internet, and cloud computing and storage, a new world awaits us for smarter medical, industrial, transportation, smart building and structure, agriculture, and geophysical applications.

MEMS Research Recognized with Best Poster Award at 2013 Transducers Conference
EECS News - 2013-07-02

Workshop to Chart the Future of Nano and Micro Manufacturing
EECS News - 2013-05-30

Professor Dennis Sylvester Receives U-M Faculty Recognition Award
EECS News - 2013-03-20

David Blaauw and Dennis Sylvester Named Top Authors by ISSCC
EECS News - 2013-02-18

David Wentzloff Receives CAREER Award for Research in Energy-Autonomous Systems
EECS News - 2013-01-30

Workshop on Nano/Micro Manufacturing May 22 - 23, 2013 Ford Motor Company Conference and Event Center, Dearborn, Michigan
WIMS2 News - 2012-10-04

Mina Rais-Zadeh Receives NASA Early Career Grant to Develop Technology Needed for PicoSatellites
EECS News - 2012-08-15

Think Outside the Chip: MEMS-Based Systems Solutions
NASA Tech Briefs (Roger H. Grace) - 2012-07-10

Technology Clusters and Their Role in the Commercialisation of Micro and Nano Systems
Commercial Micro Manufacturing International (Roger H. Grace) - 2012-05-02

Wireless Integrated MicroSensing and Systems (WIMS2) in California
EECS News - 2012-05-01

Micro and High Precision Technology Event declared a Success
Nanotechnology Now - 2012-04-11

Benefits to Working with a University Research Lab in the Post Recession Era: How Universities and Industry can Partner for Success
IEEE Southeastern Michigan Section Chapter IV - 2012-04-10

Microfabricated Passive Vapor Preconcentrator/Injector Designed for Microscale Gas Chromatography
Lab on a Chip - 2012-02-21

MEMS-Based Systems Solutions Emerge For Analytical Instruments
Electronic Design (Roger H. Grace) - 2012-01-12

Crossing Over: Tackling Technology Transfers
Micro Manufacturing - 2012-01-01