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Color Sensor Compound for Anions Discovered

August 28, 2015 | by University of Huddersfield | News | Comments

A chemistry professor has uncovered a major development in the study of anions, negatively-charged molecules such as chloride, bromide, and nitrate, which have strategic roles within the human body. These molecules can also act as pollutants, some of which are vital to our health whilst others might actually harm us.

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SPIE Photomask Technology 2015

September 29, 2015 12:00 am | Events

The SPIE Photomask Technology Symposium, organized by SPIE and BACUS, the International Technical Group of SPIE, provides the world’s largest forum to discuss the latest mask technologies and how they can meet the needs of the rapidly moving semiconductor industry. It will be held Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2015.

EOS/ESD Annual Symposium

September 27, 2015 12:00 am | Events

The EOS/ESD Annual Symposium will be held from Sept. 27-Oct. 2, 2015 in Reno, Nev. Founded in 1982, the ESD Association is a professional voluntary association dedicated to advancing the theory and practice of electrostatic discharge (ESD) avoidance.

Cleanroom Lab Coat

August 28, 2015 12:00 am | by Kimberly-Clark Professional | Kimberly-Clark Professional | Product Releases | Comments

The Kimtech Pure A7 Cleanroom Lab Coat from Kimberly-Clark Professional provides enhanced chemical and biological protection and contamination control for cleanroom environments.


Four Insidious Impacts of a Mis-Hire

August 27, 2015 3:57 pm | by Magi Graziano | Articles | Comments

By continuing to operate with outmoded hiring practices, businesses become susceptible to the hidden consequences of a mis-hire.


Bees Wear Backpack Sensors to Track Problems

August 27, 2015 1:09 pm | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | Blogs | Comments

What's bugging honeybees? A tiny sensor will find out.


Radiationless Revolution Could Lead to Better Lasers

August 27, 2015 11:36 am | by Australian National University | News | Comments

Physicists have found a radical new way confine electromagnetic energy without it leaking away, akin to throwing a pebble into a pond with no splash.


Graphene Nanoribbon Undergoes Successful Boron-Doping

August 27, 2015 11:07 am | by University of Basel | News | Comments

Physicists have succeeded in synthesizing boron-doped graphene nanoribbons and characterizing their structural, electronic and chemical properties. The modified material could potentially be used as a sensor for the ecologically damaging nitrogen oxides.


Plant Cells Form 3D Tissue Scaffolding

August 27, 2015 10:56 am | News | Comments

A new cost-effective material which mimics natural "extracellular matrix" has allowed scientists to capture previously unseen behavior in individual plant cells, including new shapes and interactions. The new methods highlight potential developments for plant tissue engineering.


What’s Next for Semiconductors?

August 27, 2015 10:41 am | by Mark Hopkinson, University of Sheffield | News | Comments

With silicon pushed to its limits, what will power the next electronics revolution?


Room Transmitter

August 27, 2015 2:59 am | by E+E Elektronik Corp. | E+E Elektronik Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

The EE800 transmitter from E+E Elektronik measures CO2, temperature, and relative humidity and calculates the dew point temperature.


Nanoparticles Shed Light on Mysteries of Alzheimer's

August 26, 2015 11:37 am | by Tata Institute of Fundamental Research | News | Comments

Scientists have caught a glimpse of the elusive toxic form of the Alzheimer's molecule, during its attempt to bore into the outer covering of a cell decoy, using a new method involving laser light and fat-coated silver nanoparticles.


High Pressure Uncovers Matter’s Dark Secrets

August 26, 2015 11:07 am | by Linköping University | News | Comments

Researchers have shown that at extremely high pressure even the innermost electrons in the atomic nuclei of the metal osmium begin to interact with each other, a phenomenon never witnessed before.


3D-printed Fish Hold Promise for Future Robotics

August 26, 2015 10:06 am | by University of California, San Diego | News | Comments

Researchers demonstrate a novel method to build microscopic robots with complex shapes and functionalities.


Vented Dust Caps

August 26, 2015 12:00 am | by Qosina Corp. | Qosina Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Qosina offers 11 soft TPE vented dust caps, available in a variety of colors and sizes.



August 26, 2015 12:00 am | by Walker Barrier Systems | Walker Barrier Systems | Product Releases | Comments

Wabash National Corp.’s Walker Barrier Systems offers two isolator models, the IsoPharm and SteriPharm, for the pharmaceutical, healthcare, biotech, and chemical markets.



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