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ILIUM Technology Introduces Flow-through Conductivity Probe: The ultra-wide, ultra-low range probe provides measurements in applications where real-time, dynamic measurements are required

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
ILIUM Technology announced today the availability of its new Model 1021 Smart Flow-through Probe – the ideal solution for real-time conductivity monitoring of any liquid system where the conductivity...

Bruker Introduces Opterra II Multipoint Scanning Confocal Microscope: High-Speed Confocal System Provides Most Quantitative and Flexible Live-Cell Imaging

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Bruker today announced the release of the Opterra II™ Multipoint Scanning Confocal Microscope, which represents the next generation of quantitative live-cell microscopes. The Opterra II’s low photo-to...

Harris & Harris Group Reports Financial Statements as of June 30, 2015, and Announces a Stock Repurchase Program

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: TINY) reported today that as of June 30, 2015, its net asset value and net asset value per share were $104,482,738 and $3.34, respectively. The Company also announ...

New hydrogel stretches and contracts like a heat-driven muscle

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
In research published in Nature Materials, a team led by scientists from the RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science in Japan has developed a new hydrogel that works like an artificial muscle--quickl...

Camera for the nano-cosmos: Dresden researchers develop an all-purpose optical method for observing physical, chemical or biological processes at the nanoscale

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
To gain even deeper insights into the smallest of worlds, the thresholds of microscopy must be expanded further. Scientists at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) and the TU Dresden, in co...

New ORNL hybrid microscope offers unparalleled capabilities

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
A microscope being developed at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory will allow scientists studying biological and synthetic materials to simultaneously observe chemical and physic...

Tantalizing discovery may boost memory technology: Rice University scientists make tantalum oxide practical for high-density devices

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientists at Rice University have created a solid-state memory technology that allows for high-density storage with a minimum incidence of computer errors.

Caltech Announces Discovery in Fundamental Physics

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
When the transistor was invented in 1947 at Bell Labs, few could have foreseen the future impact of the device. This fundamental development in science and engineering was critical to the invention of...

Nano Electrolyte Additives Increase Efficiency of Solar Cells

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from University of Kashan studied the effects of using phosphate electrolyte additives with commercial titanium dioxide nanoparticles on the production of dye-sensitized solar cel...

Scientists Apply Semi-Conductive, Magnetic Photocatalysts to Purify Wastewater

August 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from Iran University of Science and Technology produced nanoparticles at the laboratorial scale that can purify contaminated wastewater with high efficiency.