Navigation Links
Blue dye could hold the key to super processing power
Date:11/28/2007

Dr Heutz experimented with MPc. She grew stacks of MPc in crystal structures on plastic surfaces and then experimented with the preparation conditions. She grew them at room temperature; applied heat; chemically altered the plastic surfaces that the crystals grew on; and changed the way the crystals grew. All these different elements altered the way the metal centres interacted with each other.

After three years of experimentation, the team can now control a set of microscopic interactions between the molecules.

Current information processing uses a switching process of zeros and ones to process and store bits of information. Dr Heutz believes she could improve on this process to increase memory. So far the team can switch the interactions from on/off and change the state of the interaction from on to a different type of on. They are still experimenting with ways to turn the interaction off/on. When they find this last interaction Dr Heutz believes she will have a superior set of molecular signals for information processing and storage.

Electronic devices already use magnetism as a system for processing and storing information. These experiments prove that we will be able to replace the current electro-magnetic process with a magnetic interaction between molecules of MPc, said Dr Heutz.

Dr Heutz says it could take a further five years to practically apply this technology. When the refinements are complete she believes exploiting MPc molecules will have enormous benefits in the development of spintronics - a process which relies on the spin of atoms or molecules to store trillions of bits of information per square inch.

She also believes these molecular interactions have the potential to process qubits of information in quantum computing. According to current theories, quantum computing is expected to harness the properties of quantum mechanics to perform tasks that classical computers cannot do in a reasonable time.<
'/>"/>

Contact: Colin Smith
cd.smith@imperial.ac.uk
44-020-759-46712
Imperial College London
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. The next generation: nanomagnets could replace semiconductors
2. Novel Angiogenic Drugs, Including a Future Blockbuster from Genzyme, Could Revolutionize Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease
3. Nanotech could make solar energy as easy and cheap as growing grass
4. Bone-growing nanomaterial could improve orthopaedic implants
5. Stem Cell Breakthrough Could End Human Embryonic Experimentation
6. FED-TVs with carbon nanotube technology could supersede plasma and LCD flat screens
7. Dr. Audrey F. Jakubowski of SuperGen Retires as Chief Regulatory and Quality Officer
8. SuperGen to Present at Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference September 5th
9. Superbugs, shapes and nanotechnology
10. Agendia BV Appoints Mr. Hessel Lindenbergh as Chairman of its Supervisory Board
11. Yves Lionel Assant is New Chairman of Gerresheimers Supervisory Board
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2015)... , CA (PRWEB) , ... July 30, 2015 ... ... the successful completion of a field clinical study of its canine osteoarthritis stem ... together with Aratana Therapeutics (Kansas City, KS) and will be marketed in the ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... -- HIGHLIGHTS:Q2 2015 Results (all changes are ... sales were $697 million compared to $701 million in ... 8%, and changes in foreign currency exchange rates decreased ... , By business unit, organic sales growth was ... SAFC Commercial. , Reported diluted EPS was $0.98 ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... Sanofi, un leader mondial ... pour le premier semestre 2015. Le Directeur Général ... Visionner l,interview vidéo et lire la transcription ... Au sommaire de l,interview :  - ... - Diabète - Praluent ...
(Date:7/29/2015)...  HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS ), ... healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute ... the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. ... volume growth in both segments and an 11.0% ... President and Chief Executive Officer of HealthSouth. "While ...
Breaking Biology Technology:VetStem Biopharma Successfully Completes Large Milestone Efficacy Study for its Flagship Canine Osteoarthritis Stem Cell Product 2VetStem Biopharma Successfully Completes Large Milestone Efficacy Study for its Flagship Canine Osteoarthritis Stem Cell Product 3Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 2Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 3Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 4Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 5Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 6Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 7Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 8Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 9Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 10Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 11Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 12Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 13Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 14Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 15Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 16Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 17Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 18Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 19Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 20HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 2HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 3HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 4HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 5HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 6HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 7HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 8HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 9HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 10HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 11HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 12HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 13HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 14HealthSouth Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 15
... Myriant Technologies LLC (Myriant), a privately-held, biotech developer ... of its Science Advisory Board and the appointment ... collectively will provide broad insight into all aspects ... biomass feedstocks into valuable chemicals. , (Logo: ...
... ... capture investors, interest. , ... Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 21, 2009 -- iLife Americas, LLC, a leading developer ... U.S. to market its line of iLife wellness and therapeutic products. Officially opened on ...
... /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies,Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMED ... markets advanced in-vitro diagnostic,products, today announced that it will attend ... to October 31, 2009 in Chengdu,China. , , ... 62nd China International Medical Equipment Fair, Date: ...
Cached Biology Technology:Myriant Technologies LLC Announces Appointment of Science Advisory Board Members 2Myriant Technologies LLC Announces Appointment of Science Advisory Board Members 3iLife Americas, LLC Enters U.S. Wellness and Therapeutic Markets 2China Medical Technologies to Exhibit its Products at China International Medical Equipment Fair in Chengdu, China 2
(Date:7/8/2015)... , July 8, 2015  Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... diagnostics, today announced the launch of a study ... Precision Cancer Monitoring℠ (PCM) technology for predicting response ... or a combination of the novel immunotherapy agents ... a PD-1 inhibitor. The 50-patient study will be ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... July 7, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ... growing mobile commerce market announces a revised version of one of ... commercial will air on CNBC in New York ... and San Francisco metro areas.    ... on Wocket,s ability to replace all the cards in your wallet ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... 30, 2015 To bolster its efforts and commitment ... announced today the addition of two new team members. ... advisor and David Raviv will act as head ... Corp.,s commitment to providing the most secure solutions for the ... co-founded Layer 7 Technologies, a provider of security and management ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Trovagene Initiates Study to Monitor Response to Immunotherapy in Melanoma Patients Using its Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform 2Trovagene Initiates Study to Monitor Response to Immunotherapy in Melanoma Patients Using its Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform 3Trovagene Initiates Study to Monitor Response to Immunotherapy in Melanoma Patients Using its Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform 4Wocket Smart Wallet Commercials Airing on CNBC to Showcase This Summer's Must- Have Tech Product 2Wocket Smart Wallet Commercials Airing on CNBC to Showcase This Summer's Must- Have Tech Product 3HYPR Corp. Expands Biometric Authentication Team with Enterprise All Stars 2HYPR Corp. Expands Biometric Authentication Team with Enterprise All Stars 3
... 17 October 2008 Singapore,s Prime Minister Lee Hsien ... technology and business to celebrate the opening of Fusionopolis, ... hub, Biopolis, opened five years ago. ... six phases, is the country,s icon for research in ...
... Property Inventory for Biometric Identity Management ... ... International,Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), a leader in finger-based biometric,identification and ... has approved the issuance of a patent for the,company,s "Biometric Identification ...
... gases from volcanic eruptions could have given rise to the ... samples from a classic origin-of-life experiment by NASA and university ... in Science appearing October 16. "Historically, you ... these; they re-defined our thoughts on the origin of life ...
Cached Biology News:Singapore opens Fusionopolis, its second major R&D hub in 5 years 2Singapore opens Fusionopolis, its second major R&D hub in 5 years 3Singapore opens Fusionopolis, its second major R&D hub in 5 years 4BIO-key(R) Granted Additional Patent for Biometric Security Solution 2BIO-key(R) Granted Additional Patent for Biometric Security Solution 3Volcanoes may have provided sparks and chemistry for first life 2Volcanoes may have provided sparks and chemistry for first life 3
... The Fujifilm Life Science FLA-5100 imaging ... samples as large as 40 x 46cm ... 10 microns. This system is especially suitable ... and general array analysis for genomics., Fuji ...
... The new FLA-5000 imaging system ... radioisotopic samples as large as ... as low as 25 microns. ... for protein electrophoresis in the ...
... The Caliper Sciclone ALH 3000 workstation automates ... applications, from Genomic and Proteomic Sample Preparation ... The modular design of the Caliper ... and accessories to perfectly meet the needs ...
Designed for use with the Agencourt SprintPrep 384 kit and all MCPrep reagent kits. Used with flat bottom 96-well microplates such as deep well plates used to culture bacteria....
Biology Products: