On the boil: New nano technique significantly boosts boiling efficiency
... of a vessel, and vapor pressure forces the bubble
to the top of the vessel. As this bubble
nucleation takes place, water floods the ... effect promotes robust boiling and stable bubble
nucleation, with large numbers of tiny, ...
Engineers whip up the first long-lived nanoscale bubbles
... like ice cream. He had produced an unusual bubble
formation in the course of his research, and he ... when Bee projected an image of a micrometer-size bubble
with a distinctive polygonal geometry. The bubble
surface appeared to be faceted with regular ...
Plastics that convert light to electricity could have a big impact
... The researchers are able to measure directly how much current each tiny bubble
and channel carries, thus developing an understanding of exactly how a ... to the solar cell's performance, but the relationship between baking time, bubble
size, channel connectivity and efficiency has been difficult to ....
Visual i/o Combines Advanced Dynamic Visual Business Intelligence and Search Through New Software
... Analytics, Budgeting and Planning, Dashboarding, and more):
Visual i/o Features:
Provides interactive views (Gantt charts, bubble
charts, heat maps) of complex data contained within Cognos databases Easy-to-use controls and filters allow users to interactively investigate ...
Miami Beach Real Estate Attorney Announces Services to Assist Chinese and other International Real Estate Investors Purchase Discount Florida Homes
... who has many international real estate clients interested in Miami and Miami Beach, Florida, real estate , who have been waiting for the real estate bubble
to burst. According to many Realty publications, real estate in Miami and Miami Beach, Florida is now priced at year 2000 to 2002 prices, making ...
RSCI Announces Two Additions to Its Science Advisory Board, Calling for More Stem Cell Research on Diabetes
... He was the
first in the world to go beyond bone marrow transplants and help cancer
patients with cellular therapy. He was also first to cure a bubble
with cellular therapy--a task other stem cell researchers are still
The Repair Stem Cell Institute LLC (RSCI) ...
Singapore to hold international 'pow-wow'
"Futuropolis 2058 is part of Singapore's aspiration to be a global knowledge creation and innovation hub, a place where new ideas constantly bubble
up and evolve into meaningful innovations to benefit society. The gathering of the various experts in Futuropolis 2058 will offer a rich diversity of ...
Tickets for Brand New Exhibition 'Body Worlds & The Mirror of Time' on Sale 18 July
... Age of the Pharaohs, AEG and Arts and Exhibitions International
(AEI), this all-new Body Worlds exhibition will make its world premiere at
The O2 bubble
on 24 October, 2008.
Body Worlds & The Mirror of Time is the latest instalment of the
groundbreaking anatomical exhibitions by trailblazing ...
Record Venture Capital and Heated Deal Environment Propel Global Biotechnology Industry Forward in 2007
... on the financing front. Companies in the Americas and Europe raised more than US$29.9 billion -- a new high excluding the outlier genomics bubble
year of 2000. -- Venture financing reached an all-time high in 2007 with investment totaling about US$7.5 billion, fueled by a record total ...
Hyaluron Contract Manufacturing Named a 2007 Economic Impact Award Finalist
... In October of 2006, the company applied for a patent on its
unique Bubble-free filling(TM) technology designed to reduce or eliminate
inside a prefilled syringe. HCM's future plans include the expansion of its current facility by at
least 6,000 square feet and the addition of ...
... For oxygen to be transferred from a gas bubble
to an individual cell, several ... 2 penetration of the phase boundary between gas bubble
* 3 transfer from the phase ... resistance in the phase boundary between the gas bubble
and the liquid is the most
important factor ...
Hey Willie, Wisconsin Manufacturing Doesnt Need an Aid Concert!
... the usual panic or complacency. Given the false hope of the technology bubble
of the late nineties and early 2000, the best way to discuss the current ... is by agreeing that the 2 or 3 million extra jobs created by the late 90s bubble
were an illusion funded by $100 billion of irrational exuberance and ...
VC trends, company progress discussed at Mason Wells portfolio meeting
... said Hessen, who took the audience through a short history of the dot-com bubble
and venture capital trends. Hessen said that since the dot-com crash of ... investments. Public companies are scooping up companies that survived the bubble
burst and stayed private, making IPOs less of a sound investment.
IT worker shortage linked to tech enrollment drop
... science that there is some notion that the IT industry, since the [dotcom] bubble
burst, is in the doldrums," said Barton Miller, a professor in the ... IT programs has shown mixed results since the rise and fall of the dot-com bubble
in 1997 and 2001, respectively.
Enrollment in the system-wide network ...
The blogosphere as an echo chamber
... that the tech/Web 2.0 blogosphere has become an echo-sphere, inflating a bubble
around itself, a bubble
that most certainly cannot be sustained because, ultimately, the economics ...
Motorcycling entrepreneur to speak in Madison on success, failure, capital
... with the Internet sector.
During that time period, the Internet bubble
had a corresponding trough, Hanlon recalled. If you look at that bubble
of funds, there was a corresponding trough of funds that were not going to ...
Exclusive Interview With Dick Leazer: Renaissance Man
... had a chance to sit down with Mr. Leazer and discuss his Vision for Wisconsin, accomplishments, and his views on early stage investments in the post bubble
WTN: How is WIP doing in todays market?
DL: Our angel-investing network remains very active. We have 21 of our original 22 members ...
The Top 10 Musts That Should Be in Your Business Survival Kit
... CHICAGO In the bubble
days of the 1990s, it used to be that every company needed great office space, fancy furniture and the best foosball money could buy to launch their ...
Qurb Gets a Step Up From Second-Time Entrepreneurs
... in the emerging Palm economy. Their product, which enabled Web sites to deliver content to Palm devices, became widely used and AvantGo rode the bubble
to a successful IPO.
The AvantGo experience has paid off mightily as Qurb seeks to win the day in the anti-spam category. Not insignificantly, the ...
An Overnight Business Success Takes 20 Years
... virtue shared by fools and jackasses. As so many advertising campaigns reminded us: Speed was not the only thing; it was everything.
The Internet bubble
boosted that part of the American dream where we all want to get rich quick. This is the part where we look for every shortcut there is to avoid ...
I'm Linked In, Now What?
... Social networking is a tech bubble
that I fear is about to burst. Months ago, venture investors and entrepreneurs jumped on the pump and began inflating the idea that there was money ...
Technology as the engine of business innovation
... power losses. If the new accounting system is just automating old accounting procedures, dont expect a business revolution. Youd think the bursted? bubble
coupled with the current vogue for IT-business cases would have solved this problem. Unfortunately, I see a lot of organizations that still think of ...
Online industry remains music to Broadjams ears
... examining successful dot-coms in Wisconsin.
Source: Broadjam.com MADISON When the infamous dot-com crash hit in March of 2000, it burst the bubble
for thousands of entrepreneurs who thought that they could make it rich with a unique concept and standard business plan. Excessive spending and a ...
Why and how you should befriend a tech recruiter
... about networking and why Midwest corporate technology types should get out on the networking circuit more often. We got mail: Thanks for piercing the bubble
[in which] some corporate people live!
Everyone has to network, we argued, or at least everyone can benefit from an occasional networking outing. ...
IBM takes one direction, Milwaukee entrepreneurs the other
... after several years of industry-wide cost cutting to make that approach sufficient, but I don't think even they believe that. We all learned from the bubble
that no matter how fast you grow revenue, if expenses are growing faster there's trouble ahead. I'm hoping that we learned from the last few years ...
Sonic Foundry cuts losses as sales continue to rise
... rebuilt itself in the last two years. The company bought MediaSite in 2001, making it the focus of a turnaround after being hit hard as the Internet bubble
MediaSite takes video and presentations, such as PowerPoint slide shows, and makes a synchronized webcast ....
Midwest Venture Summit disappoints; Cato grades Midwest governors
... that came with the dot-com collapse and as some jobs move offshore. The financial incentive to sleep under one's desk has ebbed in the post-Internet bubble
Darrell Dvorak is a partner with Tatum Partners . Formerly, he worked in senior roles at Skokie, Ill.-based Searle (now owned by Pfizer ) ...
Is venture capital dead? No, but its beginning a new cycle
... a business he loved, what are the rest of us to think? Is venture capital dead or, at least, is it a wounded shell of what it was before the dot.com bubble
burst in 2000?
Dont write off the venture capital industry just yet, counters Mark Heeson, president of the National Venture Capital Association. ...
Embracing failure is a necessary step for successful entrepreneurs
... example of failure involved a company that she developed Wingra Technologies and later sold to a larger software company about the time of the tech bubble
bust in 2001. The sale had been a stock sale, and Eddy became frustrated as she watched the company she built from scratch slowly slipping away, ...
Consumer, business technologies face same challenges
... years, we've seen ups and downs and more recently ups again. We've seen moments that have defined a year, like the great last hurrah of the Internet bubble
at DEMO 2000. We've seen products that hinted at the future of the markets, like the first web application servers and the ASP software that pointed ...
First half of 2006 roundup: Big Pharma trumps biotech
... parallel up tick in hybrid car sales. And the Fed has continued to increase interest rates to control its concern about inflation! The housing price bubble
burst and while there has been a significant decline in prices in places like Florida and Boston, it seems prices in places like New York City and ...
Online fishing site introduces interactive maps
... in the country.
Casting about in the dot.com pond
Brothers Steve and Darin Novak were fishing in northern Wisconsin just as the dot-com bubble
began inflating. Armed with a copy of HTML for Dummies to compensate for their modest knowledge of web development, they set out to build a ...
Web 2.0 will test your hype (and Star Wars) IQ
... is which?
The quiz - and its score rakings - make for good fun, but it also seems to me that it suggests something about the inflation of the bubble
and the insider-ness that is driving the tech market today.
Perhaps I see the connection only because I've talked with BriteSoft (DEMOfall ...
Fusion 2007: In e-legalities, CIOs and lawyers combine to provide business value
... of your greatest vulnerabilities - and take the results to the board of directors.
In risk assessments, Cagigal said the technology risks bubble
up to the top pretty quickly, and the process is a way of informing upper management that at least we've got a good assessment of risk, and our ...
Corporate venturing can nurture software success
... venture fund. The National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) tracks CVC, providing this recent data:
Although off the peak of the dot-com bubble
years of 1999-01, 2006 was the best year since 2002 for CVC.
CVC represents more than 20 percent of invested capital.
During the first half ...
High Throughput Plasmid DNA Preparation Using A Magnetic Bead Kit On An Automated Workstation
... 4. Add 100 μL Neutralization Solution and shake @ 800-1000 rpm for 10 minutes
5. Slowly dispense 150 μL of air to gently bubble
material away from the tips. This is accomplished by lowering the tips to a height just below the top of the well, then moving back to the 12 o'clock ...
The QIAGEN Guide to Animal Cell Culture
... cotton; do not mix liquids by rapidly pipetting
up and down; do not use excessive force to expel material from pipets; and
do not bubble
air through liquids with a pipet. Avoid releasing the contents
of a pipet from a height into the receiving vessel. Expel liquids as close ...
Standard Operating Procedure for Pipettes
present in Combitip Plus; liquid cannot be
Map and Link Human Genetic Disorders with SSLP Analysis
... gels instead of pouring our own gels. The latter
traditional method is not only tedious and labor intensive but is also open to
problems such as bubble
formation and leaking. Because CastAway gels are
precast, they eliminate the time needed to prepare traditional polyacrylamide
gels. These ...