Smart medical technology is waiting in the wings: COMPAMED 2018 showed marketable innovations

26.11. Highly innovative and highly international: The COMPAMED 2018 has again proven its position as the world's leading marketplace for medical technology processes and components. 

Smart Home, Smart Living, Intelligent Building and AAL: network meeting between Universal Home and IVAM highlights the potential for using high-tech components

12.12. As part of the “Microtechnology meets Universal Home” event on November 28, 2018, members of the IVAM Microtechnology Network and ...

Behind the scenes of Dortmund’s micro and nanotechnology community

03.12. A special kind of event took place in Dortmund on November 20, 2018: twelve companies and research institutions opened their ...

Innovative kits for augmented reality applications

21.11. The Fraunhofer FEP is pleased to present the latest generation of ultra-low power OLED microdisplays: The small size of the OLED microdisplay is perfect for miniaturized and lightweight systems that ...

Etched glass – optimizing touch applications for medical technology and industry

20.11. Control elements with touch function are increasingly being required to be anti-reflective, react well to touch, offer a comfortable feel, and be easy to clean. Berliner Glas structures the surface ...

New high-performance surfactant dedicated to microdroplet generation

15.11. Surfactants are an essential part of the droplet-based microfluidic technology. Therefore, FLUIGENT has now launched a new product that will make the experiments easier:

Graphene shows unique potential to exceed bandwidth demands of future telecommunications

02.11. Researchers within the Graphene Flagship project, one of the biggest research initiatives of the European Commission, showed that integrated graphene-based photonic devices offer a unique solution for the next generation ...

IVAM Product Market “High-tech for Medical Devices” at COMPAMED 2018

26.10.
The product market "High-tech for Medical Devices", initiated by the IVAM Microtechnology Network, is COMPAMED's largest joint pavilion with 55 exhibitors. This year, the IVAM area in Hall 8a is ...

LaserForum 2018 presented innovative 3D manufacturing through additive, subtractive and hybrid methods

22.10. The 3D production of precision components was the focus of the LaserForum 2018, which took place in mid-October at the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany (RUB). In three consecutive sessions, experts ...

Medusa – the alternative to e-beam resist HSQ with improved properties

07.09. Due to a modification of the polymer, resist Medusa can be handled very easily. A time span of a few days between coating, irradiation and development is now possible without ...

MSTextiles Forum 2018 introduced improvement of smart energy management in wearables

28.06. On June 21, 2018 the IVAM MSTextiles Forum took place at the Fraunhofer IZM in Berlin. The subject was "Energy for Wearables". In three sessions international speakers presented their work ...