Chips: the technology that has changed the world

INSTITUT DE MICROELECTRÒNICA DE BARCELONA | IMB-CNM (CSIC)

Interactive Stand Stand: E10

Discover what are the clean rooms and the chips that are manufactured in them

In this activity, visitors will explore the basic components of mobile phones: the chips. The participants will discover what the clean rooms are, they will be able to dress the required clothes to enter this kind of rooms and take a photograph with the clean room of the Microelectronics Institute of Barcelona in th backround. In addition, students will be able to see and touch chips and silicon wafers, discover the look of the mobiles once disassembled and know the microsensors that form them. They will also be able to experiment with chips (bio) sensors that are being developed for mobile sports, health and medicine applications.

Age Range

10–12, 13–14, Over 14,

Theme

Engineering & Robotics

Topics

Engineering, Medicine, Physics, Robotics, Science,

Days scheduled

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday