Archive: 09/20/2004

Nanotechnology may give plastic solar cells a boost

RIT researches new power supply solutions for BP Solar Scientists at Rochester Institute of Technology's NanoPower Research Laboratories have received a boost in their search for new power supply solutions. Funding from BP Solar ...

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Texas Instruments Makes IP Phones Portable

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) today announced the addition of an integrated platform for the development of a high-performance Wireless LAN (WLAN) IP phone, to its market leading suite of Voice over Broadba ...

Sep 20, 2004 2.5 / 5 (2) 0

Canada's Biggest Calculator

A University of Alberta professor has harnessed the power of 4,000 computers across the country to condense 20 years worth of computing work into 48 hours.

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A New Clue to the Hypothesis of Life on Mars

Recent analyses of ESA's Mars Express data reveal that concentrations of water vapour and methane in the atmosphere of Mars significantly overlap. This result, from data obtained by the Planetary Fourier Spectrometer ...

Sep 20, 2004 5 / 5 (1) 0

Have you run out of energy?

Imagine having your own annual greenhouse gas allowance which you ’spend’ each time you fill up with petrol or pay an electric or gas bill. It sounds like a scene from a futuristic movie, but this scenario could really ...

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Nanotechnology for fighting cancer

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) announced today at a media briefing a new $144.3 million, five-year initiative to develop and apply nanotechnology to cancer. Nanotechnology, the development and engineering of devices so sma ...

Sep 20, 2004 2.3 / 5 (12) 0

Industry's First 2-Gigabit DDR2 SDRAM

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today announced the industry's first 2-Gigabit (Gb) DDR2 SDRAM utilizing 80-nanometer (nm) process technology. The high densit ...

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