Posted: January 29, 2008

What do orthodontics, private jets and car tires have in common?

(Nanowerk News) From braces for straightening teeth to electronically monitoring the pressure in tires, MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) of all kinds are being put to use in some very innovative ways; learn what MEMS are and what that means to you each week during the Bourne Report. This new, thought-provoking talk radio show airs Sundays at 3 p.m. on Independent 1310 KXAM in Phoenix, and already has listeners in more than 30 countries around the world.
The Bourne Report explores next-generation science, cool technologies and real products, with a focus on MEMS and nanotechnology. From real-life applications today, to the far-out possibilities of the future, the Bourne Report is a fascinating program the whole family will enjoy. A great resource to help get kids interested in science and engineering, listeners can call in with questions and participate in the Listener's Challenge.
The Bourne Report is produced and hosted by Marlene Bourne. An industry analyst with more than a decade of experience covering the commercialization of MEMS and nanotechnology, Marlene is uniquely capable of identifying and discussing trends relating to the development of emerging technologies from the chip to the end-use product.
Tune into the Bourne Report Sundays at 3 p.m. on Independent 1310 KXAM in Phoenix and join Marlene as she discusses the latest MEMS and nanotech-based products, news and trends with weekly guests. Listeners around the world can stream the Bourne Report live on the Internet via Each show is also archived (and podcast) for on-demand listening anytime, anywhere.
For more information about the Bourne Report radio show, please visit:
About Bourne Research LLC
Bourne Research LLC is a trusted source of market intelligence, with a specialized focus on MEMS, nanotechnology and the convergence of both. Its founder, Marlene Bourne, is a highly respected industry analyst with more than a decade of experience following the development of emerging technologies, and is internationally recognized as one of the leading experts on MEMS.
Source: Bourne Report
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