Study reveals principles behind stability and electronic properties of gold nanoclusters
... and the gold core exhibited a strong electron shell
With the 102-atom gold cluster, each ... and thiolates, leaving 58 electrons to fill a shell
around the "superatom." In this configuration, ... have just the right number of electrons to fill a shell
around each atom's nucleus.
Associated with ...
Rothwell, Wolf Elected to Codexis Board
... President of Innovation and
Chemicals Technology, shell
Global Solutions, a unit of Royal Dutch Shell
plc ... us as part of our
extended collaboration with shell
in biofuels, announced November 6. Dennis
Wolf, a ... He sits on both the Shell
Global Solutions and shell
Chemicals Leadership Teams. He has a ...
Energy Leaders Gather in Houston; Call for Balanced, Careful Approach to Energy Policy
... policy," White said.
John Hofmeister, previously the president of shell
Oil Company and current president of Citizens for Affordable Energy, an ... and President, University of Houston; Jose Bravo, Chief Scientist, shell
Oil Company; Will Thurmond, Chairman of Research, American Biofuels ...
China Sky One Medical, Inc. Obtains Production Rights for Nine New Drugs
... have also been
approved by the SFDA for production and sale.
-- Oyster shell
Calcium Granules and Oyster shell
Calcium Tablets: for the treatment of calcifames and osteoporosis, ...
'Nanosculpture' could enable new types of heat pumps and energy converters
... bismuth telluride nanorod core encased in a hollow cylindrical shell
of single-crystal bismuth sulfide," said G. Ramanath, professor of ... biomolecular surfactant."
Most nanostructures comprised of a core and a shell
generally require more than one step to synthesize, but these new research ...
Researchers outline structure of largest nonvirus particle ever crystallized
... the team of researchers proposed an atomic structure for the thin outer shell
of the vault.
Using X-ray diffraction and computer modeling, the ... like an eggshell a continuous protective barrier with no gaps."
is made up of 96 identical protein chains each made of 873 amino acid ...
Platinum-rich shell, platinum-poor core
... phase of the catalyst consists of nanoparticles with a platinum-rich shell
and a core made of an alloy of copper, cobalt, and platinum. This catalyst ... in nanoparticles with a core made of the original copper-rich alloy and a shell
containing almost exclusively platinum.
The oxygen-reducing activity of ...
Acorn Acquisition Corp Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Lumen Medical Inc.
... -- Acorn Acquisition Corp. (OTC
Bulletin Board: ACAQ), a shell
company, today announced that it has reached
a definitive agreement to ... acquisition is an important
catalyst for transforming Acorn from a shell
company into a medical
diagnostic company with excellent prospects of ...
Ganeden Biotech, Liquid Health Labs Unveil New Drink Technology
... and pressure of manufacturing processes, as well as the acidic stomach environment. The protection of the bacteria by a naturally-occurring hardened shell
of organic material accounts for the strains viability and effectiveness.
About Ganeden Biotech
Founded in 1997, Ganeden Biotech, Inc. is ...
TechConnect World Conference Showcases Houston Leaders May 3-7, at the George R. Brown Convention Center
... in clean technology
6. Simmons & Company International's Chairman, Matt Simmons, discussing investment banking for the energy industry
Oil's Curtis Frasier commenting on the "The Future of Energy"
8. The Wind Alliances' John White discussing the Formation of The Wind Alliance
Ancient diatoms lead to new technology for solar energy
... conversion of light to electricity, and improve energy production in the process.
The insertion of nanoscale tinanium oxide layers into the diatom shell
has been reported in ACS Nano , a publication of the American Chemical Society, and the Journal of Materials Research , a publication of the ...
XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. Receives Notification of Delisting Determination by NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Panel
... ADRs at the opening of trading on April 17, 2009. Nasdaq's determination to delist the ADRs is based on Nasdaq's belief that the Company is a public shell
and that the Company does not meet the stockholder's equity requirement or any of its alternatives. The Company now expects to be quoted on the ...
First high-resolution images of bone, tooth and shell formation
... three-dimensional images of the nano-particles that are at the heart of the process. The results provide improved understanding of bone, tooth and shell
formation. For industrial applications, they promise better materials and processes based on nature itself. The findings form the cover story of ...
XTL Biopharmaceuticals Announces Receipt of NASDAQ Notice of Delisting
... appeals Nasdaq's delisting determination. Nasdaq's determination to delist the ADRs was based on Nasdaq's belief that the Company was a public shell
and that the Company does not meet the stockholder's equity requirement or any of its alternatives.
The Letter also indicated that, in ...
AIM Pharmakon (API) Announced a New Proprietary Premium-Quality Natural Concentrated Liquid Calcium and Mineral Supplement Now Available Direct to Consumers
... in Japan have shown that aragonite-type calcium of coral origin is better absorbed through the intestine than calcium of calcium carbonate, oyster shell
calcium, or eggshell origin. The product has a low glycemic value and is suitable for people with diabetes. This product contains Nuti-Masu from ...
First U.S. Implants of Newly Approved Embozene(TM) Color-Advanced Microspheres Embolization Platform
... micron sizes in 1 ml and 2 ml pre-filled syringes
CeloNova's Embozene(TM) Microspheres consist of a hydrogel core and an
made from Polyzene(R)-F, CeloNova's proprietary polymer which
is known to be anti-inflammatory and bacterial-resistant. Four design ...
Engineering nanoparticles for maximum strength
... that the stresses within the FEA model at the point of fracture were indeed quite high. For example, a nanosphere 450 nanometers in diameter with a shell
about 69 nanometers thick, deformed by compression to some eight percent of its original diameter, experiences local shear stresses approaching the ...
NC State engineers discover nanoparticles can break on through
... a special type of organic nanoparticle called a core-shell microgel in which the core of a cross-linked, or networked, polymer is surrounded by a shell
of a different polymer.
"Most polymers are chain-like macromolecules that are like very long, cooked spaghetti noodles, but these special ...
A first in integrated nanowire sensor circuitry
... the Javey group used cadmium selenide nanowires as visible-light sensors. For the electronics, nanowires with a germanium core and a silicon shell
were the basis of field-effect transistors that would amplify the current produced by the photosensors in response to light by five orders of ...
Will New Technological Advances Offer Fresh Capabilities for Commercialization and Enhance BTL Investments?
Neste Oil together with UPM-Kymmene and Xynergo plus prominent transport industry player Volvo Technology whose HQ is in Göteborg, shell
which has a minority stake in BTL producer CHOREN and global involvement in CTL, GTL projects plus initiatives on XTL (GTL/CTL/ BTL) technologies and ...
U.S. Automakers Welcome Utility Partners To FreedomCAR and Fuel Partnership
... partnership between the U.S. DOE; five major energy
producers, including BP America, Chevron Corporation, ConocoPhillips,
ExxonMobil Corporation, and shell
Hydrogen LLC; USCAR, whose members
include Chrysler, Ford and General Motors; and now, major utilities - DTE
Energy and Southern California Edison.
Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. Features Green Buildings and Sustainable Operations Initiatives and Tour at 2008 BIO
... said Joel S.
Marcus, Chief Executive Officer of Alexandria. "We are proud to have been
the first company in California to have a Core and shell
to be LEED Silver certified and we continue to innovate with the design and
construction of state-of-the-art office/laboratory ...
Ganeden Biotech Takes Sustenex(TM) National with GanedenBC30 Probiotic
... the harsh stomach environment. "Sustenex is a
great choice because it contains Bacillus coagulans, a powerful probiotic
with a natural protective shell
that shields the bacteria from stomach acid
as it moves through your digestive system. Probiotics don't work if they
don't make it to the gut. Choose ...
Biotech Avoids Fall Out From Tough Quarter for Capital Markets
... Equity, Merchant Banking and Media. "This gain was in spite of the
fact that the quarter was a bad one any way you sliced it. Investors have
shocked in the wake of not only surging oil prices (the
declining dollar) and the housing slump but also near chaos in the
financial markets with ...
Codexis Names David Anton VP Bioindustrials R&D
... environmental markets where
clean technology can make a significant impact," said Alan Shaw, Ph.D.,
President and CEO. "We are currently working with shell
in the development
of biofuels, and expect to apply our technology to other potential new
bioindustrial applications, such as carbon capture and ...
FMC Corporation and Pronova BioPharma Announce Agreement To Develop New Alginate-Based Capsule Products
... until passage from the stomach into the
intestine. The technology also has the benefit of producing a seamless
capsule with a significantly thinner shell
wall, reducing the size of the
capsule by approximately 25 percent. The enteric release profile and
smaller capsule size are expected to result in ...
MIT: Thermoelectric materials are 1 key to energy savings
... president) Paul Gray, among others.
Dresselhaus and colleagues are now applying nanotechnology and other cutting-edge technologies to the field. shell
describe her work toward better thermoelectric materials in an invited talk on Monday, Nov. 26, at the annual meeting of the Materials Research ...
New method of selecting DNA for resequencing accelerates discovery of subtle DNA variations
... to have the identity of the base at every single site in a reference sequence," says Dr. Zwick. "You use the human genome reference sequence as a shell
and you search for variation on the theme. This alternative new technology allows a regular-sized laboratory and single investigator to generate a ...
NanoSensors, Inc. Announces Reorganization of Executive Management Team and Redirection of Operations
... the board believes it to be in the best interests of our shareholders
to terminate its current business operations and to position the company as
company and to utilize our corporate assets as a vehicle for the
acquisition of an operating business. The company does not have any
specific merger, ...
OncoVista, Inc. Closes on $6.8 Million Financing and Acquires Control of a Public Shell Company
... reduced toxicity,
announced the successful completion of a private placement offering and its
acquisition of a control position in a public reporting shell
company. OncoVista completed the private sale of 970,712 units of common stock
and warrants to new and existing investors raising approximately ...
Ethanol producers are at a crossroads
... public offering; merger with a public shell
company; and private financing.
... increase capacity.
Merging with a public shell
One variation of doing an underwritten public ... offering.
The primary downsides of a reverse shell
merger are that there is no initial liquidity or ...
Virent enters agreement with Shell Oil unit to make hydrogen with biomass
... Madison has entered into a joint agreement with shell
Hydrogen , a subsidiary of shell
Oil Co., to further develop and commercialize ... platform for hydrogen production.
Virent and shell
Hydrogen will collaborate on the development and ...
Standard Networks releases secure transfer client
... folders, messages, and users on MOVEit DMZ servers.
A standard command-line FTP client packaged with it allows mainframe JCL, Unix and Linux shell
scripts, or a scheduler to operate it in place of Java applications if necessary.
Standard Networks launched the MOVEit family of software in ...
UW-Eau Claire graduates first online MBAs
... in Georgia, will be among the first 11 UW-Eau Claire students to earn their MBAs completely online. When she comes to Eau Claire for commencement, shell
get her first real look at the campus and her first opportunity to talk face-to-face with her classmates and professors.
The decision to attend ...
Is venture capital dead? No, but its beginning a new cycle
... believes its time to bid adieu to 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 ...
Info Security: Taking a page from the 1950s
... threats to security come from inside the organization. As one security wag put it, security at most companies is like a good piece of candy, a hard shell
with a soft and chewy inside. Which begs the question of what are we doing inside the firewalls, above and beyond the operating systems, past the ...
As BIO shows mass of competition, hunt for partners is on
... or in Iogen's case, straw left over from harvesting that might otherwise be plowed under fields. It has made partnerships with companies such as shell
So Wisconsin and other states are presented a dilemma of local competition versus global competition. Within Wisconsin, ...
BarCamp talk turns to Internet dating
A participant disagreed. "If you meet someone online, then once you get them in person, they are like a turtle," he said. "They retreat into their shell
and don't say anything."
In Huber's opinion, the sometimes raw and uncouth world of Internet dating is preferable to waiting for friends to meet ...
Can a talent market work inside organizations?
... it wants any old time than it has been in many years.
Some companies find this hard to take - exhibiting a let `em leave attitude while many just shell
out more money and perks to keep top performers. But maybe what many talented people really want isn't necessarily more money (although it doesn't ...