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an instrument for measuring the acceleration of aircraft or rockets

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The sensors are made from a technology called MEMs. The global MEMs (Micro Electro-mechanical system) market currently has a market size of $48.7 million.
According to a paper presented in 2008 by the Southwest Center of Microsystems Education at the University of New Mexico, "The core technologies used in MEMS oscillators have been in development since the mid-1960s but have only been sufficiently advanced for commercial applications since 2006.
The 160 MEMS contract customers in the UK range from data centers to hospitals and universities to industrial companies and utilities.
Smartphone manufacturers are turning to Cavendish Kinetics' RF MEMS SmarTuners to solve the challenge.
Other MSIG member companies use MEMS and sensors to quantify fitness/exercise and even sleep.
In the last decade, micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) oscillators began replacing quartz oscillators in many applications, including high-reliability automotive applications [4].
This report covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global optical MEMS market during 2015-2019.
MEMS comprises several nanoelectromechanical components embedded in semiconductor chips.
The gyroscope sensor was developed independently by QST, which adopted Hua Hong Semiconductor's leading Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) manufacturing technology.
14 -- The global market for Micro Electro Mechanicals System, otherwise known as MEMS, had revenue of around $12.8 billion in the year 2013 and it is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of around 19% during the forecast period of 2013 - 2018.
These "microelectromechanical systems," or MEMS, are increasingly found in systems we use daily, replacing larger, heavier, and less reliable components at lower costs.
Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology [24-30] can provide excellent properties thanks to very low loss, virtually zero power consumption (electrostatic control), high linearity, and possibility of monolithic integration.
NEWPORT?BASED supplier of advanced wafer processing solutions for the global semiconductor industry SPTS Technologies has been named micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) supplier of the year.
Handbook of MEMS for wireless and mobile applications.
Micro-Electro-Mechanical System (MEMS) accelerometers measure the rate of acceleration of ground motion and vibration of cars, buildings and installations.