Archive: 07/30/2004

New Way of 'Seeing': A 'Neutron Microscope'

A prototype microscope that uses neutrons instead of light to "see" magnified images has been demonstrated at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Neutron microscopes might eventually offer ...

Jul 30, 2004 3.3 / 5 (6) 0

Research on New Types of Optical Devices Modifies Optics

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded an $8 million, four-year, basic-research program grant to the California Institute of Technology to initiate research in photonics technologies. The technical focus of the effort will be on optofluidics ...

Jul 30, 2004 2 / 5 (1) 0

Go Under Water by Submarine Bicycle

A water-proof multipurpose submarine apparatus with bicycle-like principle of moving is created by specialists from the St. Petersburg State Marine Technical University. It is sized for two people that can operate it without pr ...

Jul 30, 2004 1.3 / 5 (3) 0

Future of Network Computing

The top minds at Sun Microsystems Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) presented a rare display of innovations from supercomputing, sensor technology and next-generation storage to security, speech recognition and advanced search during Sun ...

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