The Tianhe-1A supercomputer assumed top dog status in the global list of the 500 fastest supercomputers, but it won't stay there for long as IBM has a 20-petaflop machine up its sleeve. But with grid computing gaining traction, do we really even need supercomputers?
One of the bonuses of our set visit to The Big Bang Theory was that we got the chance to talk to co-creator and executive producer Bill Prady about how the show came to be, and how they get the science right in every episode. Since much of what we do is about communicating science to the...
Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers. The Eradication of Smallpox. Only the First Chapter. For transcripts of this and other NIH Clinical Center podcasts, visit http://www.cc.nih.gov/podcast/
CRN2010 to Lead Off IACRN Conference in Bethesda. For transcripts of this and other NIH Clinical Center podcasts, visit http://www.cc.nih.gov/podcast/
25th Anniversary of National Institute of Nursing Research. Insights Into the Role of Inflammation in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) With and Without Depression. An Inflammatory Profile for Stroke Diagnosis and Outcome Prediction. For transcripts of this and other NIH Clinical...
Grace Davison Discovery Sciences announced the launch of new flash cartridges in Amino and Diol phases.
Bio-Chem Fluidics has expanded its line of Bio-Chem Valve solenoid-operated isolation valves to include the high-flow, chemically inert 150L-Series.
Over the last three decades, Richard D. Smith, director of proteomics at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), has made numerous fundamental advances in mass spectrometry (MS) and the emerging field of proteomics.
Amit Goyal, R&D Magazine’s 11th Innovator of the Year, is best known for his contributions to the practical use of high-temperature superconductors and his successful efforts in the development and fabrication of wires that allow HTS to be adopted in the commercial marketplace.
At age 30, Eric Dauler, PhD, has made significant contributions to the development of single-photon detectors, detector speeds, array sizes, multi-photon detection, and detector efficiency.
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc., has introduced a lighter-weight RG coaxial cable for aircraft communication and navigation systems.
Meggitt Sensing Systems introduced the Sensorex model SX9W3, a rugged, high-accuracy miniature linear variable displacement transducer (LDVT), designed for high-precision displacement measurements within a variety of embedded automotive and general laboratory test bench applications.
Crystek Corporation has introduced a new series of TO-8 VCOs (Voltage Controlled Oscillators) to provide high-performance frequency control in harsh environments.
The Trident III automatic PCB cleaner by Manncorp has now been made greener with the inclusion of a zero-discharge evaporator.
For applications requiring portable electric power, the Portable Power Package from Newcastle Systems offers advantages over extension cords or generators.