Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  Equities  >  Euronext Paris  >  STMicroelectronics    STM   NL0000226223

SummaryQuotesChartsNewsAnalysisCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsSector newsTweets 

STMICROELECTRONICS : STMicroelectronics, a Leader in MEMS technology, to Highlight Key Industry Trends at MICROTech World

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
08/18/2011 | 04:10pm CET
Seoul, Korea, August 18, 2011 -

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), the leading supplier of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) devices for consumer and portable applications , will demonstrate its latest innovations in MEMS for automotive, consumer & mobile, and healthcare applications at MICROTech World 2011 in Korea, on August 24-26, 2011. In addition, Benedetto Vigna, Group Vice President and General Manager of ST’s MEMS, Sensors and High Performance Analog Division, will deliver a keynote speech at the 4th International Microtech/MEMS Conference, a concurrent event of MICROTech World 2011, titled “The Future of MEMS and Challenges to Success.” He will address the challenges that new applications of MEMS, like context awareness, positioning and remote monitoring, pose to MEMS suppliers and the solution that STMicroelectronics envisages to continue its success. The conference STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), the leading supplier of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) devices for consumer and portable applications , will demonstrate its latest innovations in MEMS for automotive, consumer & mobile, and healthcare applications at MICROTech World 2011 in Korea, on August 24-26, 2011. In addition, Benedetto Vigna, Group Vice President and General Manager of ST’s MEMS, Sensors and High Performance Analog Division, will deliver a keynote speech at the 4th International Microtech/MEMS Conference, a concurrent event of MICROTech World 2011, titled “The Future of MEMS and Challenges to Success.” He will address the challenges that new applications of MEMS, like context awareness, positioning and remote monitoring, pose to MEMS suppliers and the solution that STMicroelectronics envisages to continue its success. The conference takes place on Wednesday, August 24, 2011, at 15:10 at KINTEX (Korea International Exhibition Center).

ST’s MEMS sensors have enabled motion-activated user interfaces in a number of popular consumer devices, including smart phones, tablets, personal media players, game consoles, digital still cameras and remotes. Computer manufacturers widely use the Company‘s acceleration sensors for free-fall protection in laptop hard-disk drives and car equipment makers integrate ST’s MEMS in applications such as airbags and enhanced navigation systems. According to iSuppli, the global MEMS market will increase from $6.5 billion in 2010 to $9.8 billion in 2014, an annual growth rate of 10.7%.

MICROTech World 2011 visitors are invited to Booth D-21, Hall 5, KINTEX (Korea International Exhibition Center), where ST will demonstrate a comprehensive and cutting-edge MEMS technology in 3 key application areas:

Automotive

ST will show its latest automotive MEMS for g-Brake Lights, a brake lamp based on ST’s AIS326DQ Inertial Sensor. The demonstration board uses the STM8A 8-bit automotive MCU, AIS326DQ MEMS-based inertial sensor and the A5970AD LED driver to show the performance of ST’s most advanced automotive grade devices. The “g-Brake Lights” is an add-on brake lamp useful as an additional warning light to increase motorcycle driver safety by providing an optical representation of the deceleration detected by the accelerometer AIS326DQ, during the braking phase of a vehicle.

Smart Mobile Device

As the one-stop MEMS supplier of choice, ST is paving the way to smart sensor modules.

ST’s iNEMO™ is a family of SW/HW products like the iNEMO software engine, and integrated modules ranging from the iNEMO evaluation board to multi-axis inertial and magnetic modules. ST’s iNEMO software engine is a highly reliable software platform, based on the Kalman Filter theory, to implement real sensor fusion of up to 10-axis MEMS sensing of linear, angular, magnetic motion and pressure sensing for motion recognition.

ST will show a wide variety of applications for smart phones and tablets. These are enabled by a combination of ST’s most advanced MEMS sensors like gyroscopes, accelerometers, and integrated modules that use different demo-tools like the iNEMO evaluation board, which offers 9-axis MEMS sensing of linear, angular, and magnetic motion, along with pressure and temperature sensing, managed by an STM32 32-bit microcontroller.

ST will also demonstrate its MEMS digital microphones, which offers the world’s best audio performance in Signal-to-Noise ratio and Sensitivity. ST’s MEMS microphones are less susceptible to mechanical vibrations, temperature variations and electromagnetic interference compared to traditional electret microphones.

Healthcare

ST has also been able to exploit microfluidic MEMS technology in healthcare. ST will show a miniature MEMS-based insulin pump, which can be mounted on a disposable skin patch. Developed in collaboration with Debiotech, the pump provides continuous infusion of insulin, closely imitating the natural secretion from the pancreas, while detecting potential malfunctions of the pump to further protect patients.

ST will show another innovation, the smart contact lens, based on ST’s MEMS pressure-sensor technology, which is capable of monitoring and observing changes in eye pressure over a 24-hour period. Developed in collaboration with Sensimed, this unique diagnostic aid can help specialists detect glaucoma earlier and maximize the effectiveness of treatments by synchronizing medication with the patient's internal biological clock.

About STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics is a global leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications with innovative semiconductor solutions. ST aims to be the undisputed leader in multimedia convergence and power applications leveraging its vast array of technologies, design expertise and combination of intellectual property portfolio, strategic partnerships and manufacturing strength. In 2010, the Company’s net revenues were $10.35 billion.www.st.com.

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
Latest news on STMICROELECTRONICS
01/11 STMICROELECTRONICS : Incorporates CWS’ SiPEX in the RF PDK H9 SOI FEM
01/08 STMICROELECTRONICS : ST joins Senet for LoRa IoT network build
01/06 STMICROELECTRONICS : Patent Issued for Management Process of a Radio Service fol..
01/05 STMICROELECTRONICS : Senet, STMicroelectronics, and myDevices Showcase the Benef..
01/05 Senet, STMicroelectronics, and myDevices Showcase the Benefits of Low-Power W..
01/04 STMicroelectronics Teams with Mobile-Payment Partners to Create Turnkey, Cert..
01/04 STMICROELECTRONICS : Announces Timing for Fourth Quarter / Full-Year 2016 Earnin..
01/03 STMicroelectronics Advances Single-Chip Telematics/Connectivity Processors to..
01/03 STMICROELECTRONICS : Peps Up Booming Social-Fitness Scene with Smart Motion Sens..
01/02 STMicroelectronics Peps Up Booming Social-Fitness Scene with Smart Motion Sen..
More news
Sector news : Semiconductors - NEC
01/12DJSmartphones Turn to Software Advances -- WSJ
01/11DJINTEL : Computer Chips Evolve to Keep Up With Deep Learning
01/11DJThe Next Big Thing in Smartphones? The Software
01/11 Trump rally makes stock options great again for some CEOs
01/11 Trump rally makes stock options great again for some CEOs
More sector news : Semiconductors - NEC
News from SeekingAlpha
01/17 INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES : Place A Bet On Autonomous Cars, Renewable Energy And Vir..
01/12 Focus On Energy And Bank Stocks - Cramer's Mad Money (1/11/17)
01/04 Morgan Stanley downgrades STMicroelectronics to Underweight
2016 The Fall 2016 Market Decline And Subsequent Trump Election Rally - How I Took..
2016 Autonomous Vehicle Stock Basket For 2017 And Beyond
Advertisement
Financials ($)
Sales 2016 6 965 M
EBIT 2016 255 M
Net income 2016 162 M
Finance 2016 374 M
Yield 2016 2,36%
P/E ratio 2016 60,88
P/E ratio 2017 24,03
EV / Sales 2016 1,45x
EV / Sales 2017 1,34x
Capitalization 10 450 M
More Financials
Chart STMICROELECTRONICS
Duration : Period :
STMicroelectronics Technical Analysis Chart | STM | NL0000226223 | 4-Traders
Full-screen chart
Technical analysis trends STMICROELECTRONICS
Short TermMid-TermLong Term
TrendsBullishBullishBullish
Technical analysis
Income Statement Evolution
More Financials
Consensus
Sell
Buy
Mean consensus HOLD
Number of Analysts 20
Average target price 8,70 $
Spread / Average Target -24%
Consensus details
EPS Revisions
More Estimates Revisions
Managers
NameTitle
Carlo Bozotti President & Chief Executive Officer
Maurizio Tamagnini Chairman-Supervisory Board
Jean-Marc Chery Chief Operating Officer
Carlo Ferro CFO, EVP-Finance, Legal, Infrastructure & Services
Stéphane Delivré Global Chief Information Officer & Corporate VP
More about the company
Sector and Competitors
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
STMICROELECTRONICS1.81%10 450
INTEL CORPORATION1.43%174 348
TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR M..--.--%147 643
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INCO..2.78%74 961
BROADCOM LTD2.08%71 698
NVIDIA CORPORATION-3.10%55 335
More Results