European Centre of Excellence in
Microwave, Millimetre Wave and Optical Devices, based on
Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems for
Advanced Communication Systems and Sensors





MIMOMEMS kick-off Meeting  
15 September 2008 at IMT-Bucharest


10:00-10:20 - Objectives of the MIMOMES project; Review of RF and millimeter wave topics related tasks Dr. A Müller IMT-Bucharest coordinator of the MIMOMEMS project
10:20-10:30 - Review of optical MEMS related tasks Dr. D. Cristea, IMT-Bucharest
10:30-10:45 - Twinning with LAAS, Prof. R. Plana, LAAS CNRS Toulouse
10:45-11:00 - Twinning with FORTH, Dr. G. Konstantinidis, FORTH Heraklion
11:00-11:15 - Development and upgrade of research equipment; ongoing activities, D. Vasilache and C. Kusko, IMT Bucharest
11:15-11:30 - Dissemination activities, C Buiculescu, IMT Bucharest

11:30-12:00 Coffee break

12:00-12:40 - Implementation aspects of coordination and support actions related to the program research potential, Dr. S Weiers, European Commission, MIMOMES, Project Officer
12:40-13:00 - Questions and Discussions

13:00-14:00 - Lunch

14:00-14:15 - Welcome Prof D Dascalu, General Manager of IMT Bucharest
14:15-14:30 - Welcome Representative of the National Agency for Science and Innovation, Dr. Anca Ghinescu
14:30-15:15 - Visit in IMT Bucharest
15:15-15:35 - RF and millimeter wave MEMS in IMT Bucharest- scientific objectives supported by the MIMOMEMS project; ongoing activities, Dr A Muller, IMT-Bucharest, coordinator of the MIMOMEMS project
15:35-15:55 - Optical MEMS and photonic circuits in IMT Bucharest- scientific objectives supported by the MIMOMEMS project; ongoing activities Dr. Dana Cristea, IMT Bucharest
15:55-16:15 - RF and Optical MEMS at LAAS Toulouse Prof. R Plana, LAAS CNRS Toulouse
16:15-16:35 - GaAs based MEMS at FORTH Heraklion Dr G. Konstantinidis, FORTH Heraklion
16:35-17:00 - Conclusions Dr A Muller, IMT Bucharest; Dr S. Weiers, European Commission
17:00 - Adjourn

20:30 - Dinner