On May 11-12, 2016, Prof. Shkel presented a keynote at MEMS Engineering Forum 2016, Tokyo, Japan. Titled: “Toward Chip-Scale Precision Gyroscopes: Technological Challenges, Progress, and Opportunities”.
Andreu Fargas in November 2015 successfully defended his Ph.D. Thesis titled “Energy Efficient Control of Electrostatically Actuated MEMS”. He completed his work at the University Polytechnic De Catalunya. Andreu is a part of the Microsystems Lab family, where he completed
Prof. Shkel was elected to the Executive Committee of the IEEE Sensors Council and will assume in 2016-2018 responsibilities of the Vice President for Technical Activities of the Council. The election was held at the Administrative Committee meeting in Busan,
Our paper by Mohammed J. Ahamed, Doruk Senkal, Alexander A. Trusov, and Andrei M. Shkel, “Study of High Aspect Ratio NLD Plasma Etching and Postprocessing of Fused Silica and Borosilicate Glass,” IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol.44, no.4, pp. 790-800,
On September 9-11th in St. Louis, MO, DARPA held a major technology showcase in more than 8 years, see http://darpawaitwhat.com . Sasha was among 53 “Raising Starts”, a group of young professionals nominated by DARPA Program managers as likely “Future