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Kionix Inc.

MEMS Manufacturing

  • Products:
  • Accelerometers
  • Gyroscopes
  • 6-Axis and 9-Axis Solutions
  • Sensor Fusions

Kionix Inc. designs and manufacturers high performance, silicon-micromachined microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) inertial sensors used in applications such as consumer electronics, industial, health care, and automotive markets. Its world-class manufacturing facilities enable Kionix to meet the needs of high-volume, high-yield MEMS manufacturing. Kionix is a wholly owned subsidiary of ROHM Company Ltd. of Japan.

Cornell Connection

Kionix’s motion sensors are based on more than 30 Cornell technologies. The company's founders received their doctoral degrees from the College of Engineering, and several senior employees are also Cornell graduates.