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Stoppert Named as President and CEO at Breakthrough Renewable Technology Firm Segetis, Inc

... in a major part with use of proprietary renewable binary monomers. Stoppert comes to Segetis from ... said Sergey Selifonov, the inventor of the binary monomer technology, Segetis founder and Chief ... on commercializing a proprietary platform of binary monomers based on renewable feedstocks. As the ...

A billion-year ultra-dense memory chip

... via a simple measurement of electrical resistance, allowing the shuttle to function as a nonvolatile memory element with potentially hundreds of binary memory states. "The shuttle memory has application for archival data storage with information density as high as one trillion bits per square inch ...

Beating the back-up blues

... is a metal disc made up of millions of tiny spaces, called domains, in which all the atoms are magnetised in one direction or the other to represent binary data. Much like a record player, the disc spins around until the 'head' finds and reads the information. Racetrack memory, a concept invented by ...

Spring 'blockbuster' movie now showing

... magnetic field of a spinning electron, carries a directional value of either "up" or "down" that can be used to encode data in the 0s and 1s of the binary system. Spintronic devices promise to be smaller, faster and far more versatile than today's devices because among other advantages data storage ...

Biotechnology Value Fund Urges Stockholders to Remove and Replace Current Board of Avigen, Inc. in an Effort to Protect and Maximize Stockholder Value

... ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090312/NY83148-e ) * Approximate net cash per share liquidation value at time of negative binary event. This repeated lost value and waste is a key reason why we believe downside protection is so important for all stockholders. We want to ...

Nikon Instruments A1 Confocal Laser Microscope Series With NIS-Elements C Software Delivers Fully Integrated Comprehensive Confocal Imaging Capabilities

... and analyzed. The software can use these data sets to generate rapid volume views, renderings and rotations, automated object counting and multiple binary layer thresholding and processing. Modules such as 3D Blind Deconvolution, 2D Real Time Deconvolution and Extended Depth of Focus are also ...

FDA Approves Boston Scientific's Express(R) SD Renal Stent System

... difference in either diastolic blood pressure or serum creatinine levels from baseline through three years(1). Nine-month results demonstrated a binary restenosis rate of 21.3 percent (23/108), low target lesion revascularization (TLR) rates of 8.1 percent (9/111) and no stent thrombosis (0/100)(2). ...

CeloNova BioSciences Commercializes CATANIA(TM) Coronary Stent With NanoThin Polyzene(R)-F in Europe and Middle East

... artery bypass graft. Target lesion revascularization was 10.9 percent (only 3.6 percent clinically driven, 7.3 percent non-clinically driven), with a binary restenosis rate of 6.8 percent (five of 74 lesions analyzed at twelve months). Of note, all patients stopped dual anti-platelet therapy after 30 ...

NJTC Celebrates the `Power of Technology' in NJ

... STAGE OF DEVELOPMENT AWARDS Growth Company of the Year: Advanced Health Media, LLC Award finalists: Billtrust and binary Tree, Inc. Sponsored by KPMG LLP and Wachovia Bank, N.A. JOHN H. MARTINSON TECHNOLOGY SUPPORTER AWARD Virginia Alling, ...

Miniaturizing memory: Taking data storage to the molecular level

... action can either connect or disconnect the inner tube to an electrode, creating the 'zero' or 'one' states required to store information using binary code. When the power source is switched off, van der Waals force which governs attraction between molecules keeps the Inner tube in contact with ...

Sangamo BioSciences Announces Results From Diabetic Neuropathy Clinical Trial SB-509-601

... with SB-509. Recovery of NCV in this more severe population that presents with "blocked" nerves or nerves with unmeasurable NCVs provides a binary outcome. The SB-509-701A trial is nearly complete and we expect to have more data from this study in the first quarter of 2009." "The results from ...

Progress toward new storage media

... of a spin-transition compound on silicon oxide chips. This is a decisive step toward a new generation of molecular storage media in which binary data are stored by the "switching" of electron spins. Currently, computer hard drives store data by magnetizing the surface of a rotating disk. ...

A snapshot of the transformation

... observations of phase transformations on the nanosecond scale have allowed us to relate the formation mechanism in reactive multilayer foils to binary alloy solidification," Kim said. "This conclusion is based upon transient features that could not have been found using any other technique." ...

The future of computing -- carbon nanotubes and superconductors to replace the silicon chip

... as the quantum objects are not disturbed by, for example, making a measurement on them. In a quantum computer, the equivalent of bits that hold binary information as 1s and 0s in todays computers will be quantum bits or qubits, which can also exist as superpositions of 1s and 0s. This massively ...

A researcher of UPV/EHU has designed nanomagnets for industry

... magnetic behaviour enables the storage of computer hard discs in magnets: the magnetic field induces a magnetising of the small magnet codified in a binary manner as either 0 or 1 -; this codification remains in the absence of the magnetic field and can be read subsequently, but it can also be inverted, ...

Nikon Instruments' New NIS-Elements C Delivers Comprehensive Confocal and Widefield Imaging Capabilities in Single Unifying Software Platform

... analysis solutions." NIS-Elements' core functionalities include rapid volume views, renderings and rotations; automated object counting; multiple binary layer thresholding and processing. Modules such as 3-D Blind Deconvolution, 2-D Real Time Deconvolution and Extended Depth of Focus are also ...

ASU researchers improve memory devices using nanotech

... them from a high resistance to a low resistance, which is great for memory, Kozicki said. Most memory today stores information as charge; in the binary language of computers, this means that an abundance of charge at a particular site on a chip translated as a one, and a lack of charge is translated ...

Researchers improve ability to write and store information on electronic devices

... can be influenced if the spin current is sufficiently high. Most computers today use dynamic random access memory, or DRAM, in which each piece of binary digital information, or bit, is stored in an individual capacitor in an integrated circuit. Bode's experiment focused on magneto-resistive random ...

Physicists pin down spin of surface atoms

... the core of today's digital computers are billions of tiny transistor circuits that, because they can exist in two states, are used to represent the binary digits, or "bits" 0 and 1, which are the basis of all computer manipulations. As researchers seek to reduce the size of digital computers, they ...

Simultaneous Determination of Residues of Approximately 100 Pesticides and Metabolites in Fruit and Vegetables by LC/MS/MS

... was carried out using a system equipped with a binary pump, degasser and autosampler. For ... Systems equipped with Agilent 1100 binary pump, degasser, autosampler, column ... 4000 LC/MS/MS Systems equipped with Agilent 1100 binary pump, degasser, column oven and ...

Cool Computers

... electrons shows up as a negative charge and represents the "zero state" in binary logic, called a bit. When that charge is missing, the "one state" is ... simultaneously, rather than running through them one-by-one like their binary counterparts. Blick's system, in the zero-dimension state, will allow ...

Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism (AFLP) Analysis on Applied Biosystems Capillary Electrophoresis Systems

... software automatically compiles the marker genotype results in a standard binary format (Table 1), which can be exported for further downstream analysis. ... size-calling, and accurate marker scoring in both graphical and standard binary formats. All of these features enable the generation of ample high-quality ...

National Instruments DIAdem -- Complete Your Technical Data Management Framework with Powerful Off-line Analysis, Visualization, and Report Generation

... validation data in an ASCII file. For larger data sets, you may opt for a binary file to conserve disk storage space and processing time. For your larger ... include numeric, text, date, time Export results to ASCII and binary files, databases, and Microsoft Word and Excel ...

Aurum Plasmid 96 Kit Tech Note, Rev A

... Aurum plasmid 96 kit also had the handling advantages of the binary plate configuration, in which both lysate filtration and ... Aurum requires a minimum of handling with its innovative binary plate configuration. No other kit produced better sequencing data ...

Tech Digest: what's moving in the Midwest

... Dominik Scheible of Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich have applied for a patent on a device that uses just one electron to represent a binary digit a 1 or a 0. Unlike previous one-electron transistors, theirs does not need to be super-cooled to work. The more electrons are used for each ...

Got bugs? New project lets real computer users gang up on software bugs

... the bugs are. And he has a growing "kill board" as evidence the idea works. Liblit has created lightweight instrumentation that is added into the binary language of software. The instrumentation creates a sparse, but statistically fair, random sample of software behavior, while also protecting user ...

What patients want: A story of choice, clinical trials & evidence-based medicine

... trials are the cure against biased medical decisions. However, this blinds one to perhaps the most important bias - the notion that there should be a binary (yes or no) outcome to any treatment comparison. While the SPORT trial was, in relative terms, a limited success with less than definitive ...

ANALYSIS OF AMINO ACIDS BY REVERSED PHASE CHROMATOGRAPHY WITH PRECOLUMN DERIVATISATION AND UV/VISIBLE DETECTION

... Typical chromatogram: Instrumentation: Basic Instrument: Adept System 6T Automatic binary Gradient HPLC consisting of: Two CE 4100 HPLC pumps CE 4120 dynamic mixer CE 4200 UV-Vis detector PowerStream chromatography ...

Denaturing HPLC (DHPLC)

... and 25 %v/v acetonitrile • Helix DVB column, 3mm ID x 50 mm length Set the detection wavelength to 260 nm. A typical binary gradient cycle is: A flow rate of 0.45 ml/minute Percentage of buffer A, when time is 0.00 minute – 55% Percentage of ...

Protein Depletion for Plasma and Serum Proteomic Analysis

... L, Nesvizhskii AI, Hermjakob H, Adamski M, Omenn GS, Vandekerchove J, Apweiler R, Gevaert K: Do we want our raw data? Including binary mass spectrometry data in public proteomics data repositories. Proteomics 2005, 5 :3501-3505.
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    Photoluminescence Spectroscopy of Quantum Dots, monitored by the Spex FluoroMax

    ... because of: (a) the various ionic sizes in the alloy; (b) the various electronegativities of these ions; and (c) the binary structures of these ions have various lattice constants. Relaxation of the ionic bonds to equilibrium positions may lead ...

    Strategies to Identify and Confirm Phase I Metabolites of Glyburide Using the 4000 Q TRAP System

    ... used to prepare the column for the subsequent run. A CTC PAL autosampler (LEAP Technologies) with 10 μL loop was coupled to a Shimadzu 10 ADvp binary pump. An Applied Biosystems/MDS SCIEX 4000 Q TRAP System was used for all experiments. Enhanced MS (EMS), a single MS linear ion trap scan, neutral ...

    A new LC/MS/MS Research Method for Rapid Quantitation of Five Immunosuppressant Drugs, including Mycophenolic Acid (MPA)

    ... was performed through a split arrangement of the modules of the LC pumping system (either a Perkin Elmer Series 200 Micro Pump, an Agilent 1100 binary Pump with the pump heads disconnected from the mixing tee or a Shimadzu Prominence or 10Dvp pumps) and a computer-controlled Valco Valve (10-port, 2 ...

    A simple and rapid LC-MS/MS method for the simultaneous determination of nine antiretroviral drugs commonly used in Europe (protease Inhibitors and non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors)

    ... were between 19 and 45 eV). Two-dimension chromatography was performed through a split arrangement of the single heads of an Agilent 1100 binary Pump and a computer-controlled Valco Valve (10-port, 2 positions), plumbed as depicted in Figure 1. First dimension chromatography was accomplished ...

    A Robust LC/MS/MS Method for the Quantitation of Very Long Chain Fatty Acids for Research into the Characterization of Peroxisomal Disorders

    ... at 40 V; CE between 30 and 45 eV for the singly charged species measured here). Chromatography was performed through an Agilent 1100 LC binary Pump, and separation was accomplished via a Kromasil C8 5μm, 2 x 50 mm column housed in an Agilent 1100 Column Oven at 60C. 3 μL of the ...

    High sensitivity quantitation of metabolites of nitrofuran antibiotics in animal tissue using LC/MS/MS

    ... The parameters were auto-optimised and the quantitation was done using Analyst Software. HPLC: The LC system was composed of an Agilent 1100 binary pump with an autosampler, a C18 Symmetry column (4.6 x 150 mm). The mobile phase was methanol and 20 mM ammonium acetate at a flow rate of 700 ...

    The combination of monolithic columns and modern HPLC/MS/MS instrumentation for high chromatographic throughput and sensitive detection of beta-agonists

    ... to work with such high flow rates is evaluated. High Pressure Liquid Chromatography : Agilent 1100 series binary pump, column oven, and well-plate autosampler columns: Inertsil ODS-3 150x2.1 mm at a flow rate of 200 μL/min Merck Chromolith ...

    LabVIEW for Measurement and Data Analysis

    ... and effect of variables affecting a process by correlating multiple data sets. These applications generally require importing data from custom binary or ASCII files and commercial databases such as Oracle, Access, and other QL/ODBC-enabled databases. Once the data is imported into ...

    Single-Cell Complementation of Barley Mlo Mutants Using a PDS-1000/He Hepta System

    ... strong constitutive maize ubiquitin 1 promoter was used for the barley experiments. For transformation of A. thaliana, plant binary vector pPam-GUS (T Rademacher and R Panstruga, unpublished) was used. In this plasmid the β-glucuronidase reporter gene is driven ...
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