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




Project No 202897 financed (2008-2011) through the “Regional potential” part (REGPOT call 2007-1) of the European Framework Pogramme (FP7)

Strategic Workshop Agenda

11 October 2009, Hotel Sinaia, Sinaia, Romania


13:30-13: 50 A. Muller, IMT-Bucharest, Romania
Presentation of the MIMOMEMS project [...]

13:50-14:10 Tauno Vaha Keikkila, VTT-Helsinki, Finland
Millimeter wave microsystems applications [...]

14:10-14:30 Christoph Baum, Fraunhofer-Institut fuer Produktionstechnologie, IPT Aachen, Germany
Production processes for micro optics - Enabler for energy efficient lighting [...]

14:30-15:00 Dan Dascalu, IMT-Bucharest, Romania
- The experimental facilities of IMT-MINAFAB supporting the research in micro- and nanotechnologies [...]

15:00-15:15 George Konstantinidis, FORTH-IESL Heraklion, Greece
- Possible exploitation of the common research developed in the frame of cooperation of FORTH, IMT, VTT and LAAS [...]

15:15 – 15:30 Robert Plana, Alexandru Takacs, LAAS-CNRS Toulouse, France
- The Common European Laboratory LAAS-IMT-FORTH [...]

15:30-16:00 Coffee break

16:00-16:20 Mike Bond, INEX, Newcastle Univ, UK
- The next generation of microwave transistors [...]

16:20-16:40 Dominik Weiland, Institute for System Level Integration, Livingstone, UK
- iSLI: Research and Technology Transfer for Smart-MEMS and Wireless Sensor Networks [...]

16:40-17:00 Johann-Peter Sommer, Micro Materials Center Fraunhofer ENAS Technologie- Chemnitz, Germany
- Thermo-Mechanical Reliability of Micro- and Sub-Micro Applications [...]

17:00-17:20 Siemon Smid, Assystem UK Ltd, Luxembourg
- Microsystems: Applications for RF MEMS [...]

17:20-18:05 Round table, discussions

20:30 All participants of  the workshop are invited to the–“Welcome Cocktail” of the 32nd International Semiconductor Conference, “CAS 2009” (an IEEE event)