MEMS Innovator Qualtré Secures $9M Strategic Investment Round

MARLBOROUGH, Massachusetts, 17 December 2014 — Qualtré, Inc., the leading innovator of Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) silicon MEMS inertial sensors, today announced $9 million in funding from two strategic partners, including Alps Electric, along with current investors, Matrix Partners and Pilot House Ventures. Qualtré will use these funds to expand sales […]

New Single Axis BAW MEMS Gyros with Superior Shock and Vibration Immunity Target Industrial Applications

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., November 13, 2014— Qualtré, Inc introduced today the QGYR110Hx BAW MEMS gyroscopes, single-axis angular rate (rotational) sensors designed for harsh environments. Based on Qualtré’s patented Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) MEMS technology, the new gyros are manufactured using a highly versatile and scalable High Aspect-Ratio Poly and Single-­crystalline Silicon (HARPSS™) fabrication process, […]

Qualtré Announces Availability of 3-axis BAW Gyroscopes that Deliver Higher Performance in Harsh Environments

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., 7 July 2014 — Qualtré, Inc is introducing the QGYR330H MEMS gyroscopes, fully integrated three-axis angular rate sensors targeting industrial applications, based on Qualtré’s patented Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) MEMS technology. The new gyros are manufactured using the highly versatile High Aspect-Ratio Poly and Single-­crystalline Silicon (HARPSS™) fabrication process, which allows unprecedented combination […]

Qualtré Appoints Dr. Sreeni Rao as Vice President of Vertical Markets

MARLBOROUGH, Mass.—Qualtré, Inc, a leader in the development and commercialization of bulk acoustic wave MEMS inertial sensors, announced the appointment of Dr. Sreeni Rao to the position of Vice President of Vertical Markets. Sreeni brings more than 20 years of semiconductor industry experience in the areas of design engineering and […]

Top Ten MEMS Startup Qualtré Secures $8M Strategic Round

MARLBOROUGH, Massachusetts, 17 MAR 2014 — Qualtré, Inc., the leading developer of next generation silicon MEMS inertial sensors, announced today that it has finalized an $8 million Series C strategic round of investment from a new strategic investor and from Matrix Partners and Pilot House Ventures, contributors to Qualtré’s previous […]

Alps Electric and Qualtré, Inc. Announce Partnership for Next Generation Inertial Sensors; Strengthen Relationship with Strategic Investment

Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 10 June 2013 – Alps Electric and Qualtré, Inc. announced a partnership to bring to market inertial sensors based on Qualtré’s disruptive Bulk Acoustic Wave Technology, and Alps Electric moved to strengthen their relationship with Qualtré by making a strategic investment in the company.  The partnership combines […]

Qualtré Announces $3M Strategic Investment

MARLBOROUGH, Massachusetts, 20 May 2013 — Qualtré, the leading developer of next generation silicon MEMS inertial sensors, announced that they have received a $3million investment from a long-time strategic partner.  Qualtré has had an ongoing relationship with this partner for a number of years, and recent progress in the development […]

Qualtré Strengthens Management Team With New Vice President of Engineering Hire – Dr. Ijaz Jafri

MARLBOROUGH, Massachusetts, January 18, 2012 — Qualtré, the leading developer of next generation silicon MEMS inertial sensors, announced the appointment of Dr. Ijaz Jafri to the position of Vice President, Engineering.  Ijaz brings more than sixteen years of experience in the areas of MEMS and semiconductor product realization.  Dr. Jafri’s […]

Qualtré Gains $10M in Funding with Demonstration of First Silicon MEMS BAW Gyroscope

MARLBOROUGH, Massachusetts, 8 July 2011 — Consumer electronics focused motion sensor supplier, Qualtré Inc., announced that with their successful demonstration of the world’s first tri-axial solid-state silicon BAW (bulk-acoustic wave) gyroscope, their investors have injected an additional $10M in capital.  The new funding will enable the company’s product launch, expansion […]

Dr. Farrokh Ayazi, Qualtré Founder / CTO will be the MEMS Keynote Speaker at the IMAPS – DCP2011

Dr. Farrokh Ayazi, Qualtré Founder and Chief Technology Officer will be the MEMS Keynote Speaker at the IMAPS – International Conference and Exhibit on Device Packaging. The seventh Annual Device Packaging Conference (DPC2011) will be held in Scottsdale, Arizona, on March 7-10, 2011.

Dr. Ayazi’s presentation titled, Advanced Packaging for Multi-Axis Resonant […]

Qualtré Closes $8 Million Series B Funding To Commercialize Next Generation MEMS Gyroscopes

Marlborough, Massachusetts – 21 April 2010 – Qualtré Inc., the leading developer of solid state motion sensors for consumer electronics (CE) applications, today announced that it has completed an $8 million Series B round of financing, bringing the total funds raised to $13 million.  The infusion will fund the company’s […]