News Flash: MEMS Congress, an annual event hosted by the MEMS Indsutry Group, grew by 25% in attendance. This bodes well for Microsystems Technology in the US as well as for our technician students studying Microsystems! Check out the details - see Business Wires article: MEMS Executive Congress 2011 Attendance Grows 25%, Reflects Upbeat Market Conditions in Consumer, Mobile, Automotive and Biomedical MEMS
Find out the latest additions to our website for Public and Registered users! Note: The Team is constantly adding and updating our educational materials - make sure you are registered and go to the Educational Materials Link to see the wide range of downloads available! Make sure you log in to see all! (Easy to do - select "Create an Account" on the first page).
ATMAE Conference info and presentations, USF/SCME Article on our Pressure Sensor Workshop offeriing for January, 2013 with details - now on the front page.
Added webinar series, Birds of a feather blog for the ATE PI conference and the NEW Conference Info.
Added WIMS^2 link under Partners Dropdown menu - links to the website and their webinars, videos and seminars. Check it out!
Added to the Jobs and Industry article to include our poster presented at HI TEC last month. Changed the "Jobs" dropdown to "Careers" - this now includes a link to the Jobs and Industry category of articles. This is intended for both academics and techs as well as students in tech programs.
Added several articles and newsflashes - check out the Crystallography Workshop info give to the OK City STEM educators.
Added newsflashes - check 'em out! Also highlighted our YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/SCME2012
Updated Joomla, Template and Easy blog
Fixed drop down menue problem for iPADS - now drops show up on this platform
Updated kit descriptions, added link to online kit store.
Updgraded to Joomla! 2.5 and latest version of DocMan.
Began adding the NUE Grant material
Added past SCME External Evaluator Reports - see the "About Us" dropdown menu
Added MNT Link
Some cool links added to Web Links under the Education Links section - see the one on scale!
Added Bismark Workshop materials
Added Dr. Vadiee's announcement he's on a panel - see SIPI News!
Removed the forum links. Will remove the forum soon. No one uses these anymore...
Added News top menu link - Anna will be creating our online Newspaper
Added FL-ATE and NREC to Partner links
Added MEMStaff link to JOBs drop down menu
Two MEMS Tech Jobs at MNT - see Jobs Dropdown
Added MIT Blossom STEM video link - see Educational Links in the web links section.
Added Nano Project information for staff (not open for public)
Added several web links, calendar updates and USF Pressure sensor workshop information article.
Added the Webinar Series Article - go here to find out more! (Also in the SCME Events drop down menu!)
Acrobat Profession X allows one to create a portfolio, a collection of files in one pdf compliant package. This is really cool stuff - I went ahead and put together the SCME 2011 Annual report and put it online for our registered users. It's in DocMan under the NSF Reports category.
Added blog on Evaluation and Value Creation Narratives - with links to Dede's webinar and slides. You can find this in "Matt's Corner" under Public Blogs link.
Added new jobs link - MEMStaff
Added MNT 1 Conference Forum Report and Dave's evaluation report of our conference. Go to SCME Events drop down, recent events, Micro Nano Tech 1, Presentations and Reports.
Added twitter and facebook links in the welcome article.
Added links to online MNT related work, such as PBS NOVA's Making Stuff Smaller! Explore are Video Links
Added a lot of News Flashes this month - you can see them all by clicking on the "Read all the News Flashes" link on the left side.
Added more SIPI news links - check out the SIPI news link in the main menu on the left.
Added a twitter link - am now driving the news flashes out on twitter - hopefully we will get some followers.
Updated the CNM Hybrid Course infromation - new syllabi, brochure to reflect updated course.
Within the Tech Corner (main menu link) added process information on our pressure sensor and rainbow wafer.
Added to the Videos link in the main menu (left side of the website). This now has several of our annimations as well. Have a look!
Added other online educational materials article found under the Educational Materials drop down menu. Only one article on Webinars, have links to MATEC and MIG webinars.
Re-did the Synergy link, their site moved
Added Video links to the Main Menu - Silex and TI (DLP) stuff.
Added a Fab_Notes Section and Category to the main menu, included an article on the "Art Wafer"
Added Safety Supplemental info - see the Safety Ed drop-down menu.
Updating the MNT Conference Presentations article - see the front page. Most presentations loaded, will add summary documentation and reviews.
Ed. Mat. drop-down menu includes links to kits, catalogue, main docman page and SCO Feedback. Also made SCO Feedback available to the public.
Added to Jim's corner - the IAB Letter with Response.
Added Student Videos article with links to the videos made (so far) by SIPI students led by Jason Walker. These included videos on Safety and Cleanroom protocol. Also added a link to this article within the Moodle Safety Training class.
News Flashes - including an article on the 2 Billionth MEMS Microphone shipped by a single company!
Presentations uploaded from the MNT Conference.
SIPI News Updates incl. BioDeisel project video links.
MNT Conference information - plethora of data, links and the like!
Several newsflashes, updates from SiPI etc.
Some newsflashes - including an press release from Princeton on a Nano pilar chip which uses Raman Spectroscopy to detect individual molecules!
Specifically for internal use within our SCME team, Matt added several tracking and suggestion articles: Web Site improvment suggestions, Nuggets and TidBits as we hear them from our partners, and a listing of Presentations given in 2010.
Two new activities upload (Scale, Crystallography) - see educational materials.
See the News flashes, some of the interesting ones: Tablets are the fastes growing segments for MEMS device integration!
Added a bunch of links, news flashes and finished the MNT Conference update
Added MNT Conference Material
Added Educational Resources links - including ASEE's Eng. Ed. Suppliers Guide
Updated the Safety Test for those of you doing our online MTTC safety course.
Added more links to Web Links
News flashes including IBM's new nanophotonic chip!
Added Jan 2011 PS Workshop info - see drop down menu
Industry Corner Updates
Spring Series Workshop info added
Added link in the Educational Resources Web Link category on a new STEM Student Model: The U.S. STEM Education Model allows users to simulate the impact of various scenarios designed to increase the number of students who pursue science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) majors and careers.
Added several News Flash's including HVCC's great news on receiving a $3M NSF ATE Grant!
More WEB links (i.e., nanohub), Matt's and Jim's Bios
Added Jim's corner industry and synergy sections - main menu
Added notes from the COMS2010 conference under Matt's Corner - very cool conference!
Added Grant Project Summary - see the "About Us" drop down menu for a link!
See the calendar for upcomming events! More descriptions to come!
Added News Flashes to the top of the web site! Also a link to all the News flashes in the Partner News Menu!
Use Firefox - works better than Explorer and its more stable!
Updated Calendar of Events, several workshops, and added MOODLE - an online course management system.
Added links including online micro manufacturing magazine - cool stuff! (See web links, online journals).
Removed poll, updated how to register on the first page.
Edited several areas of the web but didn't make note of it! Mostly general maintenance, updating and editing workshop info, calander etc.
- Our registration for the Pressure Sensor workshop has been slow - I added a front page article on 5/12 - the invitation we sent out directs the folks to our website front page but it wasn't crystal clear where to go from there (SCME Events drop down menu...).
- Added a bunch of links to our web-links page. Also several articles - including more SIPI updates!
4/27/2010 - I've added a bit to the web site including a Job Links drop down menu - eventually this will grow into a student centric component of our website. We also added a new category in our WEB Links section for Native American links - I added a link to "Think Indian" a blog spot for the Native American College Fund CEO, as of today, the top story is on SIPI graduation and has a really nice slide show.
4/14/2010 - SIPI Wind Turbine Team goes to Washington! Check out the latest in the SIPI News Link!
4/7/2010 - Added information to the MTTC Events article and a link to Cosmiac under our Partner Links - Cosmiac is a local organization which has developed materials and provides education and training on reconfigureable microelectronics including FPGA's as well as research on Space Weather. Their mission is to "Propel the use of reconfigureable electronics and microsystems in aerospace and defense systems"
4/1/2010 - Added the MTTC Events link in the Main Menu - give everyone an overview of how the SCME and its partners leverage UNM's MTTC Cleanroom. Matt's also added another link to SIPI students Wind Turbine Project presentations - check out SIPI News!
3.18.2010 - Check out SIPI's News - Student Wind Turbine Team is selected for National 2010 Indian Education Renewable Energy Challenge!
3.16.2010 - MJ did a great job making the Educationa Materials section better - check it out! It is easier to find what you need. Also - for us "special folks" - I added a summary of my meeting with Fred Youberg.
3.7.2010 - Check out the SCME Events drop down at the top of the page - I've added an article letting you all know what we are planning, and links to several upcoming conferences we plan to participate in. I also added a link to UNM's Manufacturing Engineering web site - see Partner Links for that.
3.3.2010 - Check out "SIPI News" - Dr. Vadiee's students have been very busy! We've added several learning modules over the last few weeks as well.
2.24.2010 - We've added a bunch of educational materials to the website for our registered users! Check them out. As a registered user, check out the forum section - I've added a controversial thread - apparently, teachers are doing a poor job encouraging students to pursue STEM fields - I don't think this is true, but that's the perception - go to the forum for more info and post your ideas!
2.1.2010 - We've been very busy! You may of noticed, we are now uploading our Learning Modules to the document section - you have to be a registered user to see these. So, STEM instructors, please register on the site! I'm adding news clips from SIPI almost every week now, they are really busy folks - check out the partner news. I've been checking the forum section - so far no one has used it.
1/19/2010 - I added a new function to the website - a calendar. It interfaces with Google Calendars. I will eventually make this available to the public, right now it is only for registered users.
Happy New Year! - added an article in Matt's Corner which covers how we are to categorize, organize and describe the educational materials for download in DocMAN. This article is only for our material developers.
See CNM News and click on the "CNM MEMS Program Nationally Noted!" There are several links of interest!
Added links to Silicon Run Productions. Added more links to our Web Links section including a few new categories: Nano4Me.org, MANCEF...
Nader asked me to add links to the SIPI newsletter - for now, I put it in the SIPI News section in an article. The number of hits for his award is over 200! I also added a link within the award article to one UNM wrote. Some good background if you wish to learn more!
11/23/09 - MP
- Added News Article on NW Vista-Read about their visit, their program and see Joy Z. on TV
- Added NW Vista College link to our Partner Links drop down menu -Check out their Nano Program!
- Updated article on Dr. Nader Vadiees NM Prof. of the Year Award - now includes links to the BIA and Press Release!
- Started the What's New Page