Strong elasticity size effects in ZnO nanowires
... large surface-to-volume ratios, but the surface effect was confined to wires with diameters smaller than approximately 10 nm.
"Due to the ionic character
of ZnO, the atoms interact via electrostatic forces, which are long-range in nature. Therefore, the size effect is found to be significant up to ...
Principle of Recursive Genome Function Supersedes Dogmas; By Andras Pellionisz, Online Ahead of Print; (Scientific Visionary Vindicated)
... A Eureka Moment concerning the fractal character
of neurons led in turn to a novel picture of genomics where protein structures act back recursively upon their DNA code -- in outright ...
Detecting dangerous chemicals with lasers, exploring the brain's circuitry with light and more
... in quantum optics. These developments have enabled the generation of exotic non-classical states of light that can provide a new perspective on the character
of the photon.
ON-SITE PRESS INFORMATION
A Press Room will be located in Room N of the San Jose McEnery Convention Center. The Press ...
ABR-Affinity BioReagents to Exhibit at the Society for Biomolecular Sciences in St. Louis, April 6 - 10, 2008
... cancer biology and
disease research, especially arthritis and inflammation, is invaluable to
us in determining strategic direction. The international character
audience will enable ABR to collaborate on a meaningful level with the most
influential scientists in the world," noted Mr. Wilczek. ...
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News reports on clinical trials in developing countries
... disease to be studied in a trial is actually recognized as a local morbidity. In many countries, mental illness, insomnia, and depression are seen as character
weaknesses rather than as illnesses.
In the GEN article, insights on conducting clinical trials in developing countries are provided by Peregrine ...
Shire plc: Board Changes
... skills including the capacity
for strategic thinking, international business experience, the ability to
sustain and enhance the Company's corporate character
and the personal
standing to continue to represent Shire externally at the highest level.
The Board concluded that Matthew Emmens possessed these ...
New Sonic Foundry search engine finds words, phrases in video presentations
... features, including phonetic search, optical character
recognition, language processing, and contextual ... role in the advanced search product. Optical character
recognition allows for quick word and ... You can't just use speech recognition or character
In the fourth ...
Inline intellectual property raises legal issues
... the game; they may even have control over how the character
looks. Who owns this inline intellectual property?
To the extent that the users create character
depictions or storylines, the users may have ... Heroes in which players can create the superhero character
they wish to play in the online game. Creation is ...
Internet trademark war goes international
... trademark rights in another country or region. Because of the "local" character
of trademark rights, trademark law is ill-suited to deal with the Internet. The laws simply have not been written to anticipate the transnational character
of a global information network.
The latest Google decision is an ...
How to relate to likes of Ballmer, Jobs, and Ellison
... Milwaukee, Wis. - Dr. John Gartner is a colorful character
who sometimes makes his point with colorful language. But when he ... structure.
In other words, temper your sense of urgency. While this character
type often drives technological innovation, there are no technological ...
Web 2.0 will test your hype (and Star Wars) IQ
... whether a given name is that of a Web 2.0 business or - you guessed it - a character
from any of the Star Wars films.
Barada , Favoor , Meebo , Jarjar , ... have their moment - even if they don't know whether Jarjar is a Star Wars character
or a Web service.
Recent articles by Chris Shipley
The Learning Game - Researchers Study Video Gaming Principles that Apply to Education
... certain goals and you want to achieve those goals. Thats what makes it entertaining; you like the world you are in. You all of a sudden are playing a character
with goals in that world to make you successful and then you are motivated. So, the key to learning is not, to me, to set up the game to say, Hey, ...
Firstlogic announces availability of mailroom technology
... availability of the latest release of the firms directory retrieval system (DRS) software solution. DRS is designed for use on multi-line optical character
recognition automation equipment. The solution enables organizations to consolidate and assign 11-digit barcodes to mail pieces in compliance with ...
Wrapping up the Summer
... their work for the first time.
Earlier this summer, I spent the afternoon with Stalker Software . (Not to worry: the companys name is based on a character
from the Russian sci-fi novel " Roadside Picnic ", later turned into the movie " Stalker "). In July, the company introduced version 4.2 of its ...
New UW master's program ramps up to fill demand for biotech skills
... that people trying to develop biotechnology cannot replicate," said Kurt Zimmerman, the associate director of the program.
The program's character
can be traced to the establishment of the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, WARF , an institution started in 1925 to ensure that research at the ...
The future of work is now
... the U.S. Constitution was signed and Liberty Bell still resides. It provides a wonderful example of how a community can preserve its heritage and character
while allowing for change and growth.
Contrast this with the state of work and the working environment in corporations today. How well have they ...
MDC provides venture funding for tech companies
... the company market its data extraction and redaction software. The company has developed proprietary technology and software that expands optical character
recognition (OCR) technology with an enhanced capacity to identify information in unstructured legal, property, or medical documents.
Sonic Foundry reports first cash-positive quarter
... software to provide searchable content in other languages.
The new search technology combines speech recognition, phonetic search, optical character
recognition, language processing, and contextual analysis. It locates segments drawn from the 12,000 corporate and university presentations recorded ...
Users help software company morph in new directions
... original focus was to provide voice-changing tools for online games or chat programs, either for fun or role playing. Online gamers that played a character
that was a dwarf or a troll or a member of the opposite sex could change their voice to match that character.
But consumers found a variety of ...
Portal to e-records boosts care at Children's Hospital
... shifted as they understood that data aggregation could solve another problem and would not look too busy on their screens.
It began to take on the character
of a real solution to all kinds of functional gaps in our system, explained Dr. Carl Weigle.
According to Mary Lou Weden, manager of clinical ...
TSKgel ODS-100Z and TSKgel ODS-100V column series provides a universal solution for the analysis of samples containing acidic, basic, polar & non-polar compounds
... of hydrophobic test
probes differing in one or more methylene groups, indicated that TSKgel
ODS-100Z has more hydrophobic character
than TSKgel ODS-100V and is comparable
to the majority of commercially available phases. Thus, scientists can
use standard ...
Flat panel displays
... further complicate matters, the lifetime of the phosphor had to be obtained in a short period (three to five minutes) because of the rapidly changing character
of the material. In addition, the phosphor and matrix were highly scattering, so stray-light rejection was crucial.
Figure 1 shows the ...
LabVIEW for Measurement and Data Analysis
... Grayscale Pattern Matching
Image and Pixel Manipulation
PID and Fuzzy Control
Transformation of Filamentous Fungi by Microprojectile Bombardment
Aspergillus nidulans conidia are an ideal target for transformation by
microprojectile bombardment due to their uninucleate character
ease with which conidial density can be controlled and transformants selected
and quantified. Since A. nidulans ...
A Multiple Mutation Model System as a Test Development and Training Tool for Denaturing Gradient Gel Electrophoresis
... high throughput manner while maintaining a
high degree of sequence alteration detection. Sequencing to determine
the precise character
of a mutation is then reduced to a single easily
analyzed region rather than an entire gene. In summary, DGGE is a robust,
Identification of Low-Level Oxidation Products in Calmodulin Using NanoSpray
Ion Trap Mass Spectrometry
... for the peak at RT = 56.31, and it was
established that the corresponding peptide
contained MetSO exclusively at Met 144 . The extent
of MetSO formation in CaM shown
in this experiment is in agreement with results
published previously 2 .