Reporting from Photonics West 2011

Contributed by Paul Werbaneth, Vice President – Marketing and Applications, Tegal Corporation

Tough choice, or an easy one?

Photonics West 2011, or IEEE MEMS 2011?

Whether you decided by coin flip, oracle bones, reading the Tarot, comparing available beach activities and food and beverage options, or by preparing a rigorous cost-benefit analysis (sure you did), if you are at all into MEMS conferences then you had to decide about participating in either IEEE MEMS 2011, Cancun, Mexico, or SPIE Photonics West 2011, San Francisco, CA, as both conferences were scheduled to run the same 24 January 2011 week.

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