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IAB Spring 2008


MEMS | BSAC Research Review, Plenary Student Talks,Invited Faculty Talk Student Poster Sessions Awards Banquet | IAB Meeting | Wireless | Planning |

MEMS Packaging 2008
12 March 2008
Clark Kerr Krutch Theatre

TimeSpeaker, Event / Topic Information
12:00  On-Site Registration and Pre-Session Mixer
On-Site Registration and Pre-Session Mixer
14:00  John Huggins
Welcome and Introduction to the Session
14:15  Leland "Chip" Spangler, VP Aspen Technologies
Setting the stage: "Microsystem Packaging: From High Volume to Specialty Products"
14:45  Dr. Thomas Kenny, DARPA/Stanford
"Using MEMS to Build the Device AND the Package"
15:15  Prof. Al Pisano
"New Materials for MEMS Packaging and Encapsulation"
15:45  Prof. Liwei Lin
"Bonding and Stress Issues in MEMS Packaging"
16:15  Break
16:45  Prof. Anh-Vu Pham, UC Davis
"Liquid Crystal Polymer for RF and mm-wave Multi-layer Hermetic Packages and Modules"
17:15  Dr. Matthias Illing, Bosch
"MEMS Sensors: Commercial Packaging Challenges & Solutions"
17:45  Prof. Clark Nguyen
"MEMS-Last Single-Chip Integration of MEMS and Transistors"
18:15  All/Clark Nguyen
Roundtable/ Audience Challenges to BSAC
18:30  Hors d'Oeuvres Reception
Hors d'Oeuvres Reception
19:15  Adjourn


BSAC Research Review, Plenary Student Talks,Invited Faculty Talk
Student Poster Sessions
Awards Banquet

13 March 2008
Clark Kerr Campus (UC Berkeley)

TimeSpeaker, Event / Topic Information
07:30  Light Continental Breakfast
08:30  John Huggins: Welcome, Introduction to the Session
John Huggins: Welcome, Introduction to the Session
08:40  Dave Horsley: Session I: 2 Student Talks + Poster Preview
Dave Horsley: Session I: 2 Student Talks + Poster Preview
08:45  Michael Fuh
Polymeric Microelectromechanical mm-Wave Systems
09:00  Mona Jarrahi
Aluminum Nitride-Based Actuators for Tunable Terahertz Electronics
09:15  50 Researchers
Morning 45-second Poster Previews
10:00  Morning Poster Session
Clark Kerr Great Room
11:40  Ming Wu Session II: 3 Student Talks
Ming Wu Session II: 3 Student Talks
11:45  Ankur Mehta
Microrocketry
12:00  Yang Lin
A Micromechanical Resonant Switch
12:15  Li-Wen Hung
Capacitive Transducer Strengthening Via ALD-Enabled Partial-Gap Filling
12:30  Lunch
Note: MiNaSIP Summaries for DARPA S&T participants, Room 104
13:25  Bernhard Boser Session III: 2 Student Talks + Poster Previews
Bernhard Boser Session III: 2 Student Talks + Poster Previews
13:30  Jeffrey Chou
Board-to-Board Optical Interconnect Using Close-Loop Microlens Scanner
13:45  Inkyu Park
Silicon Nanowire-Based Biochemical Sensors
14:00  50 Researchers
Afternoon 45 Second Poster Previews
14:45  Afternoon Poster Session
Great Room
16:25  Luke Lee, Introduce Faculty Talk + 5 Student Talks
Luke Lee, Introduce Faculty Talk + 5 Student Talks
16:30  Prof. Michel Maharbiz
"Can we build Synthetic Multicellular Microsystems?"
17:00  J. Tanner Nevill
Microfluidic Cell Analysis Platform
17:15  Benjamin Ku
A Ferrofluid Immunoassay Based on Magnetic Field-Induced Birefringence
17:30  Octavian Florescu
Towards a Fully Integrated Immunosensor in CMOS
17:45  Emil Geiger
Micro Plastic Injection Molded Fluidic Chip with Thermally Actuated Hydrogel Valves
18:00  Kedar Shah
Packaging Beyond Glass Frit
18:15  John Huggins: End Session, Pre-Dinner Mixer
John Huggins: End Session, Pre-Dinner Mixer
19:00  Awards Banquet
Great Room
20:00  Adjourn


BSAC Industrial Advisory Board Meeting
14 March 2008
Soda Hall Wozniak Lounge

TimeSpeaker, Event / Topic Information
08:00  Light Continental Breakfast
08:30  John Huggins
State of the Center, Prior Minutes, Topics for Membership Consideration
09:10  Richard Tsina
NSF Evaluator
Membership Survey and Issues; Brief LIFE results
09:30  Industrial Chair
Closed Member Session
Members & NSF only
10:30  Industrial Chair
Summary of Membership Discussion and Recommendations
11:30  Close IAB
Box Lunch


Wireless Sensor Network Workshop
14 March 2008
U.C. Berkeley Art Museum, Museum Theater
Garden Gate Entrance, 2621 Durant Ave.

TimeSpeaker, Event / Topic Information
12:30  Registration
13:00  Prof. Kris Pister
State of the WSN Technology & Industry
14:00  Deployed WSN System
Dr. Amine Haoui, Sensys:
Wireless Sensors in Transportation
14:20  External Factors
Dr. Janusz Bryzek,CTO and Chairman
LV Sensors:"True Killer App: Social Impacts of Wireless Tire Pressure Monitoring"
15:05  Break
15:30  New Applications Drivers
Michael Helgeson, Starkey Laboratories: Wireless for Medical/Hearing Applications.

Sebastien Payen, Founder Fruition: Viticulture Opportunities
16:15  Wireless for Energy and Power Management
Dr. Rob Conant, Trilliant: Wireless Technologies for Advanced Metering Applications

Ron Hofmann, Senior Advisor, California Energy Commission: The Demand Response Network
17:00  Open Mic & Wrap-up
17:30  Adjourn


Planning Meeting: Additional BioMEMS/NanoTech Workshops? (All interested BSAC members & researchers welcome)
14 March 2008
Wozniak Lounge after IAB Meeting

TimeSpeaker, Event / Topic Information
12:30  All
Moderators: Thomas Keller GSK; Ming Wu & Dorian Liepmann BSAC
Alternate Parallel Session Workshops on Day 3 (Add BioMEMS alternating with NanoTech)?
15:00  All
Discussion, Wrap, Adjourn

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