News Flash from SmallTimes:
"Rapid growth in mainstream consumer markets is changing the structure of the MEMS industry from an artisanal to a volume manufacturing business. Yole Développement projects the MEMS market will near the $10 billion level this year, and is poised for 14% compound annual growth for the next five years, to approach close to $20 billion by 2016." See the full article: "The Future of MEMS...." or the pdf version.
From the Desk of Nader Vadiee at SIPI, May 17, 2010:
"Our students poster presentation , at the Tribal Renewable Energy Research Workshop held by the Washington University, received many compliments. Our engineering students, Jo-Beth & John David, did a great preparation and presented SIPI in a honorable way. The comments received showed the depth of students involved and how much they learned and enjoyed to be there to presented their research, SIPI Wind Turbine Project. The students received great compliments such as: Excellent, Great job, and wow this is more like graduate work.
Our students also participated in Native Voice, a native media center at University of Washington, documentary program. You also will find a photo of Jo-Beth and John David with two SIPI Alumni students: Lisa Bighorse (2007) and Chris Beatty (2008) both are now at Salish-Kootenai College (SKC).