The 4M Association is pleased to announce that 4M2010 will take place in Oyonnax, France from 17th to 19th November 2010. Papers are invited that present the latest advances in developing new processes and process chains for multi-material micro manufacture and their applications in microsystems-based products.
New MD at Rondol
The Board of Rondol Technology Limited has announced that its Chairperson Victoire de Margerie will now also act as its Managing Director. Rondol Technology specialises in producing polymer processing equipment for the micro and nanotechnology sectors, primarily in the healthcare industry. Full press release.
Job opportunity in Blue Chip Energy Company
There is a vacancy for a Dissertation Author at Blue Chip Energy GmbH..html
This conference which takes place in Madison, Wisconsin, USA from 5th to 8th April 2010, focuses on the processes, equipment, and systems for fabricating miniature parts with micro-scale features.
Training Courses in Microsystems
fsrm (Fondation suisse pour la recherche en microtechnique) offers a comprehensive range of training courses, in a number of languages (English, French, German). They are pleased to offer members of the 4M Association a 10% discount on course fees. More information here.
FP7 Untold Stories
This is not your typical, standard Info-Day about FP7. This is an in-depth examination of the root causes of success in the funding programme.
Visit the event page for more information and an application form. .html
Future RTD Activities for 2010 - 2015
Published in November 2009, this Position Paper of the Expert Advisory Group (EAG) on NMP activities for 2010-2015, gives a strong indication of the direction of NMP in forthcoming years.
The MORGaN project
This EU-funded FP7 project addresses the need for new materials for electronic devices and sensors that operate in extreme conditions, especially high temperatures and high electric fields. Full information on the MORGaN website.The consortium includes 4M Association members TUWien and Swerea IVF.