Teledyne DALSA s Semiconductor Foundry, a division of Teledyne Technologies, announced today the availability of its DH0485A Electrostatic Actuator
High Voltage IC.
As a pure-play foundry, our goal is to deliver innovative foundry capabilities as a manufacturing partner to fabless and fab-lite semiconductor companies to help them succeed with their advanced MEMS or High Voltage Electrostatic Actuator
Teledyne DALSA Semiconductor will feature its latest advancements in MEMS/MOEMS fabrication along with its innovative High Voltage electrostatic actuator
ICs at OFC/NFOEC 2013, the world s leading event for advancing optical solutions.
Valves with electrostatic actuators
are often used in micro technology-based systems.
The large section of general papers discusses mechanical brakes for electrostatic actuators
, top cap designs for the micro loop heat pipe, the stiffness and resonant frequency of a parylene suspended structure, and improvement of metal thin films by very low energy argon ion irradiation.
Dielectric related effects in micromachined electrostatic actuators
Heat dissipation of the main measurement coil and breakdown of the electrostatic actuators
at this pressure have been investigated and do not pose a problem as initially feared.
Unlike electrostatic actuators
-- which use electrical charge rather than water vapor pressure to do their work -- this steam engine could potentially open and close gates and cut, move, and probe objects smaller than a single human blood cell.
A major advance has been achieved in the reliability of the devices' electrostatic actuators
The mirror, which is based on MEMS technology, consists of a mirror membrane that is deformed by 140 electrostatic actuators
The process enables the creation of capacitive sensors, electrostatic actuators
, resonators, energy scavengers and other innovative mechanical structures.
The active mirror area is deformed by thirty-two electrostatic actuators
and has a fully-integrated controller and user-friendly interface.