In-Room Computers and Wall-Mounted Proximity Systems Computer WorkStations Deliver Increased Efficiency; Improved Patient Care
Centerpoint Medical Center and Houston-based Proximity Systems WorkStations: one year later
HOUSTON, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- One year after installing 400
Proximity Systems Computer WorkStations, Centerpoint Medical Center offers
favorable reviews and cites reasons wh...
New nanoscale process created by UCSB scientists will help computers run faster and more efficiently
(Santa Barbara, Calif.) Smaller. Faster. More efficient. These are the qualities that drive science and industry to create new nanoscale structures that will help to speed up computers.
Scientists at the University of California, Santa Barbara have made a major contribution to this field by ...
NeuroSky to Launch Brainwave-Based Technology for Stereo Headsets for Personal Computers
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroSky, Inc., a bio-sensor technology company in Silicon Valley, announces today the launching of the MindSet(TM), a brainwave-reading (EEG) and mental state translational technology for a wireless Bluetooth(R) headset that operates with most pe...
Discovery by UC Riverside physicists could enable development of faster computers
RIVERSIDE, Calif. Physicists at UC Riverside have made an accidental discovery in the lab that has potential to change how information in computers
can be transported or stored. Dependent on the "spin" of electrons, a property electrons possess that makes them behave like tiny magnets, the discov...
Tiny refrigerator taking shape to cool future computers
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Researchers at Purdue University are developing a miniature refrigeration system small enough to fit inside laptops and personal computers, a cooling technology that would boost performance while shrinking the size of computers.
Unlike conventional cooling systems, which ...
Old Computers find new uses
Madison, Wis. - Have any old PCs sitting in your basement collecting dust? Give Cascade a call. Cascade Asset Management, LLC is an environmentally-friendly Madison-based computer and electronic equipment refurbishing, demanufacturing, and recycling business that provides a means for disposing ...
A new tool for keeping computers cool
Madison, Wis. - Anyone who has listened to the constant whir of a computer's fan or held a laptop for too long knows how blazing hot computers
In fact, today's ultra-powerful computers
generate so much heat that air cooling technology can't keep pace anymore, says UW-Madison mechani...
Bill would ban computers from landfills
Madison, Wis. -- Wisconsin residents would lose their ability to send old computers
and other household electronics to landfills in the state under legislation proposed by state Sen. Mark Miller of Monona.
Miller on Tuesday said he would introduce legislation similar to that he proposed in Fe...
ABC Computers receives $250,000 tax credit for expansion
Madison, Wis. Waupaca-based ABC Computers
will receive $250,000 in tax credits to build a new facility that is expected to create 18 jobs. The tax credits were announced by Gov. Jim Doyle, and are granted through the Northeast Wisconsin Regional Economic Partnership (NEWREP) Technology Zone.
MADISON, WI.- A new nanoscale device developed by a University of Wisconsin-Madison Engineering professor could help dissipate heat generated by individual flowing electrons in such devices as laptop computers
and provide insights into utilizing forces for quantum computing and communication. Thi...
Expert says network security is about people, not just computers
MILWAUKEE -- Good computer security requires careful attention not just to infrastructure but also to the practices of computer users, according to Debbie Christofferson, president of Sapphire Security Services .
Whos coming in your door, and do you have it open a crack, or are all your windows...
API health care software rolled out on WellStar computers
Hartford, Wis. What does it take to make a payroll and personnel tracker specifically for health care? API Software just announced it has taken its tracking systems, originally generic, and made them into a health care-specific package for WellStar Health System in Georgia. WellStar plans to u...
Businesses could bridge digital divide in Milwaukee with used computers
Milwaukee, Wis. - Businesses in metropolitan Milwaukee and perhaps throughout Wisconsin will be asked to donate their used computers
to advance digital inclusiveness as Milwaukee moves toward completion of its wireless Internet installation.
The City of Milwaukee , having finalized a contrac...
New clues about a hydrogen fuel catalyst
...models to construct a theoretical molecular configuration that accounted for all the data. These computationally challenging models were calculated on computers
at the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, Calif.
The computer model produc...
Breaking barriers with nanoscale lasers
...ties for using nanoscale lasers to significantly improve the performance of computers
and speed up Internet access .
The teams' advances in breaking through p...s on a central processing unit (CPU) of a computer chip," Ning says.
get faster, the communication between different parts in a computer creates...
Genetically engineered bacteria compute the route
...r of applications. The second-generation bacterial computers
illustrate the feasibility of extending the approa...A of Escherichia coli bacteria, creating bacterial computers
capable of solving a classic mathematical problem ...last year in the same journal to produce bacterial computers
that could solve the Burnt Pancake Problem.
New drugs faster from natural compounds: A UC San Diego breakthrough
...d from the mass spectrometers that break the cyclic peptides into smaller and smaller linear pieces.
First, the authors present new algorithms that computers
use to piece these peptide fragments back together in order to determine the chemical structure of a cyclic NRP. This is called "De Novo sequencing of...
Material world: Graphene's versatility promises new applications
...prompted speculation that graphene could eventually supplant silicon as the substance of choice for computer chips, offering the prospect of ultrafast computers
operating at terahertz speeds, rocketing past current gigahertz chip technology. Yet, despite encouraging progress, a thorough understanding of graphe...
Scientists create first electronic quantum processor
...it added, Schoelkopf said, so the potential for more advanced quantum computing is enormous. But he cautions it will still be some time before quantum computers
are being used to solve complex problems.
"We're still far away from building a practical quantum computer, but this is a major step forward."
Industry Leaders Will Gather to Discuss the Future of the "Hydrogen Economy" in Washington DC
... applications where hydrogen will play a key role, such as transportation, electric power generation and mobile battery-powered devices such as laptop computers
and cell phones.
For more information about "Hydrogen Production and Storage 2009" or to attend, visit www.hydrogenproductionandstorag...
Zvetco Biometrics Delivers a Cohesive Security System Integrating Fingerprint Biometrics with Sun Identity Management Solutions.
...nt desktops and networks everywhere. The Verifi P6000 is designed to facilitate government and enterprise logical access -- the protection of personal computers
and electronic data to help prevent the inside threat. Further, with its state of the art capacitive sensor technology it is able to capture high qual...
Nanopoint Applies CE Mark to Its cellTRAY(R) Imaging and Microfluidics Systems
... microfluidics cellTRAY device, an automated control system for dispensing nutrients/reagents, an on-stage environmental control chamber, a pre-loaded computers
with software for fluidics control and image acquisition, and set of cellTRAY consumables. The CT-2000 requires the culturing of far fewer cells per d...
Hospira Announces Plans to Integrate Symbiq(R) and EndoTool(R) Technologies
...r mortality (2)(3). EndoTool software can operate on a hospital's existing computer system, and is currently available for use on stand-alone personal computers
or in bedside terminal environments.
Hospira is targeting a 510(k) submission to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the integrated S...
Inexpensive plastic used in CDs could improve aircraft, computer electronics
...y, the inexpensive plastic now used to manufacture CDs and DVDs will one day soon be put to use in improving the integrity of electronics in aircraft, computers
Thanks to a pair of grants from the U.S. Air Force, Shay Curran, associate professor of physics at UH, and his research team have de...
Putting the squeeze on an old material could lead to 'instant on' electronic memory
... The technology of storing electronic information from old cassette tapes to shiny laptop computers
has been a major force in the electronics industry for decades.
Low-power, high-efficiency electronic memory could be the long-term result of coll...
Beating the back-up blues
...ng more reliable than hard disks, racetrack memory is also faster. There are no 'seek' times when the head has to search the disk for information, so computers
would be able to boot up almost instantly.
The next stage for the team is to develop better materials from which to make the racetrack components....
IEEE Celebrates Its 125th Anniversary Presenting Emerging, World Changing Technologies During Its 'Embracing Human Technology Interactions' Media Event
...cles in images and video. The end goal will allow computers
to detect and recognize vehicles, humans and objec...ve the functionality and response-rate of everyday computers
and provide limitless practical applications, such...e variety of areas ranging from aerospace systems, computers
and telecommunications to biomedical engineering, ...
iCardiac Reports Significant Revenue Growth and Profitability
...onsuming and expensive. iCardiac's highly automated QT technology is different from "fully automated" approaches - which are based solely on computers
- because it combines advanced ECG signal processing algorithms, developed over the past decade, with a robust quality assurance process conducted by ...
Peter Zoller and Ignacio Cirac, awarded by the BBVA Foundation
...core of their research is the use of the microscopic world to build quantum computers
and communication systems.
Their first major theoretical contribution, da...ise for quantum computation. In fact some small-scale prototypes of quantum computers
have already been built based on the ion trap idea.
In the last few years,...
Eurotech Catalyst Module Awarded to Allen Organ Company From Arrow Electronics
..., from Arrow Electronics. Eurotech delivers Intel Atom -based single board computers
and modular systems through both direct and indirect sales channels to forw...r of electronic organs, creates organs that incorporate low power embedded computers
for system control and advanced MIDI processing. The small form factor and...
Synthetic Biology Importance in the 21st Century
...d scientists to make new sequences of DNA from scratch. By combining these advances with the principles of modern engineering, scientists can now use computers
and laboratory chemicals to design organisms that do new things -- like produce biofuels or excrete the precursors of medical drugs," says David Rejes...
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center to Utilize Clinical InfoNET System for Physicians
...Their communication channels include state-of-the-art, yet easy to use, videoconferencing software that physicians can use on their desktops or laptop computers
to contact other healthcare professionals, medical institutions, and pharmaceutical companies. For more information, contact 480.422.1811, or visit ...
VIASPACE Plants Biofuel & Animal Feed Grass and Signs Land Lease in China
Dr. Carl Kukkonen, CEO of VIASPACE, commented: "VIASPACE is focusing on green energy with its fuel cartridges for fuel cell powered notebook computers
and mobile phones, and on China Giant King Grass as a carbon neutral alternative fuel feedstock. A major advantage of the grass is that it has an imm...
Houston LASIK Eye Surgery Expert and Pioneer Jack Holladay, M.D. Joins Influential Group of Eye Surgeons Listed at Trusted LASIK Surgeons
...est results following refractive surgery procedures such as LASIK. Of special note, Dr. Holladay helped develop the software for the onboard aircraft computers
to defeat Soviet radar systems prior to becoming an eye surgeon.
Dr. Holladay currently serves as a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Bay...
Stanford: Quantum computing spins closer
... is that it will dramatically outshine traditional computers
in tackling certain key problems: searching large ...nown as a superposition state. This allows quantum computers
to act like a massively parallel computer in some ...ng problems that are almost impossible for classic computers
Quantum computing can be accomplishe...
Miniaturizing memory: Taking data storage to the molecular level
are getting smaller and smaller. And as hand-held devices from mobile phones and cameras to music players and laptops get more powerful, the race is...
Memoirs of a qubit: Hybrid memory solves key problem for quantum computing
...d to current technology which is limited to either 1s or 0s. This yields unprecedented processing power and thus dramatically widens the scope of what computers
The problem: How do you isolate a quantum bit from a noisy environment to protect the deli-cate quantum information, while at the same time ...
New research field promises radical advances in optical technologies
...of invisibility and ultra-powerful microscopes and computers
by harnessing nanotechnology and "metamaterials." ...le breakthroughs includes a cloak of invisibility; computers
and consumer electronics that use light instead of...because the technology is reaching its limits. But computers
using light instead of electronic signals to proce...
NSF awards 14 materials research science and engineering centers
...nd phenomena in magnetoelectronics, future oxide-based electronic materials for devices that can perform multiple functions and energy-efficient, fast computers
that have integrated memory and logic.
The Brandeis University MRSEC on Constraints and Frustration in Nano-Structures and Bio-Molecular Materials...
Nanoscale carbon materials research wins the 2008 Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics
...cluding chip-to-chip bottlenecks.
Heinz said, "This new set of materials is completely different from the materials that form the basis for today's computers
and communications technologies. This is a very exciting time to explore the fundamental properties of these materials." His co-winner agreed: "We are...