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UA optical scientists add new, practical dimension to holography

University of Arizona optical scientists have broken a technological barrier by making three-dimensional holographic displays that can be erased and rewritten in a matter of minutes. The holographic displays which are viewed without special eyewear are the first updatable three-dimensional di...

Nano measurement in the third dimension

This release is available in German . From the motion sensor to the computer chip - in many products of daily life components are used whose functioning is based on smallest structures of the size of thousandths - or even millionths - of millimetres. These micro and nano structures must be...

PDAs add new dimension to distance learning

Madison, Wis. - Forget a computer on every desktop - the future of learning is a computer in the palm of every hand. It's learning that can engage diverse audiences - from uncommunicative high school students to members of the Armed Forces - in methods that can blend reality with artificial sc...

Augmented reality brings a new dimension to learning

Screen shot of MadCity Murder Mystery game Madison, Wis. - Kurt Squire , an assistant professor at the UW-Madison School of Education, hopes to bring a new dimension to education and learning with "augmented reality" games, which combine aspects of physical activity, traditional reading and m...

A Unique Dimension in Biological Purity

Eppendorf AG Introduction With Eppendorf Biopur products, Eppendorf has created a unique standard of purity for consumables. Pipette tips, Safe-Lock/Flex ...

CapitalBio Corporation and VigeneTech Inc. Have Announced the Launch of a Fully Integrated Microarray Solution Platform

...meet the quality and performance demands of clinical and pre-clinical array applications. "The MicroVigene software from VigeneTech bring a new dimension to the analysis possibilities realizable with LuxScan microarray scanners, opening up a suite of advanced applications for protein analysis, DNA analy...

Elagolix Successful in Six Month Lilac Petal Study; Safety and Efficacy Confirmed in Patients With Endometriosis

... Profile (EHP-5), a validated endometriosis-specific scale which reveals the impact of treatment on a variety of health outcome domains. The core pain dimension of the EHP-5 documented the marked improvement of endometriosis-related pain and its impact on daily function for both doses of elagolix. The symptom ...

Breaking barriers with nanoscale lasers

...ronic devices could perform. This would do things such as speed up the workings of your computer and Internet access. The size of lasers in any one dimension (for example, thickness) has been thought to be limited to one-half of the wavelength involved. For instance, for lasers used in optical communica...

DOR BioPharma Announces Issuance of European Patent for its LPM(TM) Oral Drug Delivery Technology

...PM(TM) is thought to promote intestinal absorption through the action of the micelles to open up small channels that allow only molecules of a certain dimension to pass through, excluding extremely large molecules, bacteria and viruses. The reverse micelles also structurally prevent the rapid inactivation of p...

New Report Just Published: World Endoscopy Systems Market Report

... Endoscopic Ultrasound II-4 Auto Fluorescence Imaging II-4 Narrow Band Imaging Technology II-5 Multi-Band Imaging II-5 NOTES - A New dimension to Translumenal Endoscopy II-5 Other Technology Advancements Over The Years II-6 Lymph Endoscopy II-6 Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release II-...

Graphene may have advantages over copper for IC interconnects at the nanoscale

...mal conductivity, higher mechanical strength and reduced capacitance coupling between adjacent wires. "Resistivity is normally independent of the dimension a property inherent to the material," Murali noted. "But as you get into the nanometer-scale domain, the grain sizes of the copper become important ...

First ASMS Hites Award for Outstanding Research Publication Presented to Prof. Alison Ashcroft for Her Use of Waters Synapt HDMS System to Explore Protein Complexes

...icity of pilus assembly. Shortly after purchasing her SYNAPT(TM) HDMS System in 2007, Prof. Ashcroft had this to say about it. "It's adding a new dimension to our research. We can now quantify the amount of protein that is in its native state and the amount that is unfolded and partially folded. We can al...

Waters Introduces New SYNAPT G2 with Greater Power, Versatility and Speed Than Any Other High-End Mass Spectrometer

... field pusher and dual stage reflectron with a novel ion detection system in an optimised, folded, TOF geometry. Together these features provide a new dimension of high resolution, exact mass and quantitative performance uniquely available at acquisition rates that are compatible with UPLC separations. No long...

UMass Boston Opens Venture Development Center to Expand R&D Activity

... economic engine in the region, generating $558 million in total economic activity in fiscal 2008. "The Venture Development Center adds a new dimension to the university's longstanding engagement with the city and commonwealth for social and economic innovation," said William Brah, executive dire...

Surety, LLC Joins Microsoft BioIT Alliance

...one, Ph. D., Worldwide Industry technology strategist for pharmaceuticals and director of the Bio IT Alliance, Microsoft. "They add an additional dimension that will offer existing members potential collaboration opportunities." About Surety, LLC Founded in 1994 by leading Bellcore Scientists, ...

Self-assembled nanowires could make chips smaller and faster

... university's Micro and Nanoelectronics Laboratory and the Beckman Institute. "It's a non-lithographic process that can precisely control the nanowire dimension and orientation, yet is compatible with existing circuit design and fabrication technology." The gallium-arsenide nanowire channel used in the resea...

Assembling cells into artificial 3-D microtissues, including a tiny gland

...tists understand the interactions among cells in the body and might some day substitute for human organs. "We are really taking this into the third dimension now, which for me is particularly exciting," said first author Zev J. Gartner, a former UC Berkeley post-doctoral fellow who recently joined the UC Sa...

Bio-Matrix Scientific Group, Inc. Highlighted in LifeSciencesWorld.com Special Report; Stem Cell Market Projected to Exceed $8 Billion Worldwide by 2016

...t discovery of the novel stem cell population in menstrual blood and related findings are scientific breakthroughs that are opening the doors to a new dimension in private stem cell/family banking, which has been primarily focused on umbilical cord blood." The report also reviews how BMSN is poised for growth ...

ClearTrial Launches Version 2.7 of its Clinical Trial Operations Planning Software Featuring Advanced Portfolio Planning Capability

... indication, region, service provider or any other dimension - a capability unique to the industry. ... indication, region, service provider or any other dimension - a capability unique to the industry. And when p...ation of portfolios along any clinical development dimension to: Compare portfolios for multiple long-r...

MMR Seeks Its Slice of the Billion-Dollar Stimulus Pie

..., whose clients include FNB (First Rand), Vodafone, BSG, Hollard Insurance, Discovery Life, Discovery Health, Jaslok Hospital, AFROX Health, Barclays, dimension Data and Mazda, among others, worked with MMR to develop the company's consumer-based Personal Health Record, MyMedicalRecords PHR, available at www....

Engineers tune a nanoscale grating structure to trap and release a variety of light waves

...toli's team recorded a second major advance. Working again with Ding, they demonstrated that their grating structure could be scaled down in size to a dimension compatible with light waves in the telecommunications portion of the spectrum. THz waves measure several hundred microns in length (1 micron is one...

African Ancestry, Educators, Identity Experts Launch DNA Education Project during Historic Black History Month; 7th Graders Score High on Ultimate Self Test

...erwhelmed by their excitement about ancestry tracing and the continent of Africa, and even more struck by their keen focus and interest on the science dimension of it all." African Ancestry's Ancestry Education Project Reveal Celebration February 25 (Time TBD) Walker Jones Education Center, 1...

Maximize Data Analysis with METTLER TOLEDO FBRM

... METTLER TOLEDO FBRM® provides an information-rich method for tracking the number and dimension of particles or droplets as they actually exist in process. In any given particle system, there are specific and possibly unique, changes that are of...

NanoVibronix Receives FDA Clearance for its PainShield(TM) MD Device

...eld(TM) MD, a diathermy device used to treat pain. PainShield is the first hands-free, patch-based diathermy device, thus allowing for an entirely new dimension in ultrasound treatment of pain and soft tissue healing. The PainShield consists of a disposable patch connected to a portable reusable driver and gen...

Elsevier's PharmaPendium(TM) Adds European Medicines Agency (EMEA) Documents

...s. General product information documents are also included. "Providing our users with the European Medicines Agency documents adds another important dimension to our coverage," said MacLaughlin. "This information will benefit companies operating globally because it provides critical access to another major r...

Monitor Granule Growth in Process with the FBRM C35

...cess. With the new FBRM® C35, formulators and engineers can: Understand granulation - Monitor real-time changes in particle count and dimension during cohesive wet or dry particle processing and enable Quality by Design (QbD) throughout granulation development, scale-up, and manufacturing; C...

MediCult Acquires US-Based MidAtlantic Diagnostics to Further Strengthen ART Presence

... on ART media and micropipets following the acquisition of Humagen in 2007. However, the acquisition of MidAtlantic Diagnostics provides an additional dimension with its disposable products. The combined company will be able to leverage product synergies and its leadership position in the US market to its full...

UTSA/UTHSCSA publish results on bio-threat agent

...r of biology. "Our studies show that mast cells can interact with other cells and control the number of bacteria that replicate. This opens up a new dimension into how we look at mast cells against this organism, Francisella tularensis." In 2005, the Department of Health and Human Services awarded UTSA's ...

SACHEM Launches 2-D HPLC e-Learning Program : New e-Learning Program Teaches Scientists How to Better Analyze and Prove Product Purity Through Greater Sensitivity and Precision in Identification of Trace Components

...ecules of interest. 2-D HPLC using displacement chromatography in the first dimension addresses challenges in characterization, process control, process optimiza...r understanding of 2-D HPLC using displacement chromatography. In the first dimension one uses displacement chromatography to concentrate low abundance materials...

UTSA/UTHSCSA publish results on bio-threat agent

...r of biology. "Our studies show that mast cells can interact with other cells and control the number of bacteria that replicate. This opens up a new dimension into how we look at mast cells against this organism, Francisella tularensis." In 2005, the Department of Health and Human Services awarded UTSA's ...

UTSA/UTHSCSA publish results on bio-threat agent

...r of biology. "Our studies show that mast cells can interact with other cells and control the number of bacteria that replicate. This opens up a new dimension into how we look at mast cells against this organism, Francisella tularensis." In 2005, the Department of Health and Human Services awarded UTSA's ...

AMT's Cooperative Research and Development Agreement With NIH to Boost Production Capacity

..., CEO of AMT said: "This CRADA with the NIH provides AMT with a technology that in combination with our proprietary in-house platform adds a whole new dimension to our manufacturing platform. Our combined effort has the potential to greatly increase the therapeutic reach of our gene therapies to benefit far la...

Board Certified Dermatologist and President-Elect of the Dermatologic Society of Greater New York, Dr. Lance H. Brown Takes His Comprehensive Practice to East Hampton, NY

...l as they feel should welcome Dr. Brown's cutting-edge expertise. "The Hamptons are a refuge from stress," said Dr. Brown. "My practice adds another dimension to the idea of a restorative long weekend." Dr. Brown's cosmetic dermatologic services include a variety of beneficial fillers and injections, all o...

Spiraling nanotrees offer new twist on growth of nanowires

...rs, solar cells, LEDs and lasers. Until now, most nanowires have been made with metal catalysts, which promote the growth of nanomaterials along one dimension to form long rods. While the branches on Jins trees also elongate in this way, growth of the trunks is driven by a screw dislocation, or defect, in th...

Self-assembled materials form mini stem cell lab

...le the underlying, highly ordered structure of the sacs and membranes has dimensions on the nanoscale, the sacs and membranes themselves can be of any dimension and are visible to the naked eye. ...

Nanoscience will change the way we think about the world

...biquity of mineral nanoparticles in natural waters, the atmosphere, and in soils and their intriguing properties provide Earth scientists with another dimension in which to understand our planet. So states a team of scientists from seven universities in a review article in the March 21, 2008, issue of Scien...

Copolymers block out new approaches to microelectronics at NIST

... found that changing the surface chemistry of the template by making some parts hydrophillic and some parts hydrophobic also can elegantly control the dimension of the block-copolymer pattern relative to the chemical template.4 And last, with all this emphasis on precise placement, NIST researcher Kevin Ya...

Supelco(R) Introduces Ascentis(R) Express HILIC HPLC Columns for High-Speed and High-Efficiency Separations

...nds," said Wayne K. Way, Marketing Manager at Supelco in Bellefonte, PA. "Ascentis Express HILIC is useful in two-dimensional HPLC in which the second dimension provides orthoganality plus speed." The enabling technology for Ascentis Express is the Fused-Core(TM) particle. These high-purity silica particles ...

All done with mirrors: NIST microscope tracks nanoparticles in 3-D

... 15 microns deep.) The microscope sees each particle twice, one image in the horizontal plane and one in the vertical. Because the two planes have one dimension in common, its a simple calculation to correlate the two and figure out each particles 3-D path. Basically, we reduce the problem of tracking in 3-D t...

'Hybrid' semiconductors show zero thermal expansion; Could lead to hardier electronics

...e units in an ordered manner, said principal investigator Yong Zhang of NREL. The idea has only been demonstrated for tuning thermal expansion in one dimension and study was limited to one or two materials. Next, we would like to extend the idea to higher dimensions (i.e., ZTE in more than one dimension), and...
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