4M 2011 - Stuttgart, Germany, 8-10th November
The first stage of the 4M2011 peer review is almost complete. All corresponding authors will soon receive an e-mail informing them if their papers have been accepted with changes, or rejected. There will then be a period allocated for the changes or amendments to be carried out. Please respect the deadlines for this process. We can also report that the first invited speakers have been confirmed and the first sponsors have been signed up.
COMPOLIGHT is an FP7 project that aims to improve the design and manufacture of lightweight metal components. Read more .html
Laser-based Micro- and Nano-packaging and Assembly
Held in San Francisco, California, Photonics West is one of the biggest laser related conferences. In the frame of Photonic West 2012 a conference is being organised entitled "Laser-based Micro- and Nanopackaging and Assembly (LBMP-VI)" which is concentrated on application-oriented laser process developments. More info on event page. Abstracts due July 11th 2011.
A new website is available - see link from our event page. Also a reminder that abstracts are due 4th July.
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.