This learning module provides an overview of how MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems) are being used for bioterrorism and environmental sensing. An activity allows for more in-depth exploration into an application of personal interest.
This learning module includes the following:
- Reading: MEMS for Environmental and Bioterrorism Applications
- Presentation: MEMS for Environmental and Bioterrorism Applications (pdf)
- Activity: Research MEMS Environmental and Bioterrorism Applications
Instructor materials for this learning module are available here.
This work made possible by Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME), a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded Center through DUE grants #0830384, 0902411, and 1205138. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and creators, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSF.
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Researchers should cite this work as follows:
Southwest Center for Microsystems Education, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
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