By Cameron Chai
Market research information and solutions provider, Research and Markets has introduced “MEMS, NANO and Smart Systems” in its range of report offerings. It is part of the Advanced Materials Research series from volumes 403 through 408.
The report is an assorted collection of 983 peer-reviewed papers that were presented at the 7th International Conference on MEMS, NANO and Smart Systems at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from November 4 to 6, 2011. The aim of consolidating selected peer reviewed papers is to offer a common platform for stakeholders to discuss advances made in the design and development of MEMS, NANO and Smart Systems. The report focuses on various facets of design and highlights existing and future challenges in industrial and academic research.
The report comprises 22 chapters with the 983 papers split across them. The chapters (in no particular order here) are Surface, Subsurface and Interface Phenomena, Nanomaterials and Nanomanufacturing, Materials Behavior, Casting and Solidification, Meso/Micro-Manufacturing Equipment and Processes, Coatings and Surface Engineering, Machining, Environmentally Sustainable Manufacturing Processes and Systems, Computer-Aided Design, Manufacturing and Engineering, Composite Materials, Biomedical Manufacturing, Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Manufacturing Processes, Materials Forming, Rapid Manufacturing Technologies, Nanofabrication, Manufacturing Process Planning and Scheduling, Semiconductor Materials Manufacturing, Precision Molding Processes, Nanometrology and Applications, Metrology and Measurement, Nontraditional Manufacturing, Mechanical and Electronic Engineering Control and Laser-Based Manufacturing.