06867896 is referenced by 431 patents and cites 69 patents.

In one embodiment the invention provides an interferometric modulator comprising a cavity defined by two walls held by a support. The support comprises two materials such that the electrical or mechanical properties of the mechanical support differ at different locations in a cross-section of the mechanical support.

Title
Interferometric modulation of radiation
Application Number
9/966843
Publication Number
6867896 (B2)
Application Date
September 28, 2001
Publication Date
March 15, 2005
Inventor
Mark W Miles
Boston
MA, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
IDC
CA, US
IPC
G02B 026/00
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