MTL Annual Research Report 2014: View Online

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MTL is an interdepartmental laboratory that supports Microsystems research encompassing work in circuits and systems, MEMS, electronic and photonic devices, and molecular and nanotechnology. Our research is enabled by a set of shared experimental facilities, as well as a vibrant industrial consortium. Annually, MTL supports the research of 745 students and staff.

News
  • Image courtesy of the researchersBeating battery drainStartup’s power-conserving chip may increase smartphone battery life, save energy in cell towers.Read more...
  • Image courtesy of the researchersSuperconducting circuits, simplifiedNew circuit design could unlock the power of experimental superconducting computer chips.Read more...
  • Image courtesy of the researchersFast, cheap nanomanufacturingArrays of tiny conical tips that eject ionized materials could fabricate nanoscale devices cheaply.Read more...
  • A lifelong relationship with the InstituteNewly tenured Evelyn Wang -- whose parents met at MIT -- studies heat transfer in materials.Read More...
  • Mass spectrometry in your handElectrospray arrays can dramatically downsize systems and costs for onsite chemical analysis -- and many other applications.Read More...
  • A new way to diagnose malariaUsing magnetic fields, technique can detect parasite’s waste products in infected blood cells.Read More...
MTL Seminar series
  • Gallium Nitride MEMS and MicrosystemsProf. Mina Rais-Zadeh, U of Michigan
    Wednesday, November 12, 2014
    Noon-1pm • Grier Room, 34-401
    A light lunch will be served at 11:30am
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  • Transistors for Next Decade: FinFETs and BeyondDr. Witek Maszara, Global Foundries
    Wednesday, November 19, 2014
    Noon-1pm • Grier Room, 34-401
    A light lunch will be served at 11:30am
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  • Nanotechnology in the Development of Future Nano electronicsDr. Meyya Meyyappan, NASA
    Wednesday, December 3, 2014
    Noon-1pm • Grier Room, 34-401
    A light lunch will be served at 11:30am
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  • MTL Doctoral Dissertation SeminarWednesday, December 10, 2014
    Noon-1pm • Grier Room, 34-401
    A light lunch will be served at 11:30amRead more...
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