ABQ High School Intro to MEMS Students get experience in a cleanroom!
Watch the slide show and video: http://bit.ly/21S6WiI
SCME's Hands-online Academy is coming in 2016 but registration starts NOW...
SCME is providing a series of hands-online educational topics for high school, community college and university educators. Hands-online is a new series of training developed by SCME to remotely support and facilitate microsystems education by providing easy access to online curriculum classroom materials and personalized coaching.
Click on over to learn more about SCME's Hands-online Microsystems Academy!
MNT 2016 Conference In , June 28th - 30th, 2016
The MNT ATE Centers would like to invite you to the 5th annual Micro Nano Tech conference!
Go to the website: http://www.mnt-conference.net/ for more details!
SCME Industry Mapping Project
Locations of Micro and Nanotechnology Companies in the U.S.
Duncan McClure - SCME Graduate Student Assistant
Check out the Map presented by Duncan at the COMS2014 conference in Salt Lake City. http://scme-nm.org/media/files/SCME_Map_Project_Poster_final.pdf
To assist its efforts in assessing the need and relevance of micro and nanotechnology related education, the Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME) has recently undertaken a microsystems and nanotechnology mapping project.
As part of this effort, the locations of over 3000 companies and government facilities within the United States that make use of micro and nanotechnologies are presented. These are compiled into a density map, meant to identify emerging and established micro and nanotechnology clusters. Such helps the SCME and its partners determine where perspective students may find employment related to micro and nanotechnologies, and where to focus their effort and resources.
1500 of the companies listed are sorted into seven categories based on the technical field their work lies in. These roughly correspond to the skill sets and technical knowledge an engineer or technician may need to work at such companies. Defined broadly, these are:
New Mexico Microsystems and Nanotechnology Industry map.
Check out our industry mapping project put together by Duncan McClure - Click on the full screen icon, "[ ]" for optimal viewing!
The balloons of different colors indicate companies and educational organizations the have micro-nano tech or research programs.