Renesas will purchase Nokia's wireless modem business to develop advanced technologies for LTE and HSPA+.
( Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft ) As part of a joint venture with the VDE Institute and the Canadian Standards Association Group, Fraunhofer has joined in laying the cornerstone for a new international test laboratory for photovoltaic modules. A city in one of the sunniest states in the...
( Harvard University ) Federico Capasso, Robert L. Wallace Professor of Applied Physics and Vinton Hayes Senior Research Fellow in Electrical Engineering at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, has been awarded the 2010 Berthold Leibinger Zukunftspreis, an...
( Inderscience Publishers ) Every picture tells a story, but how do you know that a digital photo has not been manipulated to change the tale being told? A new approach to adding an encrypted watermark to digital images allows the an image to be validated against a pass key,...
( Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council ) Instant feedback technology that allows the public to voice spontaneous opinions about their surroundings is being tested to help make cities safer.The "Voice Your View" technology has been developed by scientists from the...
An international food safety meeting set the first global limits for melamine contamination in food and infant formula, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.
Shell will supply feestock to the Aux Sable Canada plant, originally designed to process offgas — waste or exhaust gas from chemical reactions — from the defunct BA Energy oilsands refinery upgrader.
BP says that the first relief well is on target to be completed by early August, with a backup well due for completion a few weeks later.
The EU's anti-piracy task force says Somali pirates have hijacked a chemical tanker carrying lubricating oil in the Red Sea.
Jaro's newest ultra-thin, micro-sized fan comes with an IP 57 rating, which protects against harsh environments where dust, water, or humidity could be a problem.
VICI Metronics’ Dynacalibrator® model 150 is a constant temperature system designed to generate precise ppm or ppb concentrations of chemical compounds in a gas stream.
Westlake Chemical Corp. said Tuesday it has raised $100 million to expand and refurbish its facilities in the Calcasieu and Ascension parishes in Lousiana.
The Shaw Group Inc. has been awarded a contract by RTI International to support development of a new synthetic gas technology.
When I was in college, I worked at a printing plant every summer, but each season I heard the same spiel from “lifers” at the plant — stay in school, get your education and don’t come back.