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University-Industry-Government Institute Will Study Pollution Control Chemistry In A Unique Virtual Collaboration
...e hall. The newinstitute will be the first outside user
of Pacific Northwest's collaboratory. Catalysis is one of the most important phenomena in nature and in industry. Acatalyst is a substance able to loosen the chemical bonds in two or morereacting chemicals -- without itself being consumed or altered....
Envisioning Ions With INEEL-Developed Simulation
...e as golf balls rolling acrossa putting green. The user
chooses some ions, chooses a field to simulate, fi...fly. The simulated ions, whose "flight" paths the user
can trace mimic real ions inside a massspectrometer. Mystery ions, whether in cosmic dust, environme...
New Device To Alleviate Distress Caused By Tinnitus
...ely applied directly toit. Initially, the user
tunes the frequency of the probe by adjusting aslider on a portable control box until the sound stops. This con-firms that theyhave matched the frequency of the ringing with that of the probe. Once thefrequencies match, the Aurex-3 takes over and wor...
DFG To Set Up 14 New Collaborative Research Centres
...veprojects. In this way the cooperating industrial user
will benefit from the transfer of scientificinnovations, paying only for the cost he incurs himself. The transfer centre "Stereoselective synthesis of active substances" was spawned by thecollaborative research centre " Asymmetrical synthesis using c...
University Of Georgia Researchers Help Design Decision Support System For Forest
Managers And Owners
...s. The ideaof a DSS is to provide support when the user
desires it." The work began with the Fores...rence engine, a program that can take data fromthe user
and from problem-solving knowledge then combine them to producespecific recommendations. At present,...
Liquid Crystals Light Up Simple Chemical Test
...als to produce an image that wouldbe viewed by the user
but did it in a different way. In this case, a cha...grid of bright anddark squares that would tell the user
how much of the targeted materialwas present. Abbott's collaborators on the Science paper were Vina...
Walking, Climbing Wheelchair
... objects. "The arms could also be used to help the user
mount and dismount the chair, giving a greater degree of independence," he said. For comfort, the prototype's stationary seat could be replaced with a seat that slides to remain level when the chair tilts. The all-terrain wheelchair has not yet been...
Emerging Field Of Industrial Ecology
...ower, the materials processor or manufacturer, the user
and thescavenger. To the extent that each encourages recycling of materials, theindustrial process evolves into a more efficient operation that has lessenvironmental impact and more closely resembles a balanced biological ecosystem,Graedel said. ...
Microsurgery Made More Accurate With Virtual Measuring Tool
...nd, a computer assisted feature grabber allows the user
to place the pointer more accurately when selected... of edges and correlated features and provides the user
with a second opinion of the location of the point of interest. Although the feature grabber has bee...
Good Ergonomics Is Good Economics
...d effort to install. By meeting with the intended user
organization, the Air Force Material Air Transport...s, and in general is a good example of a graphical user
interface whose designers paid careful attention to human-computer interaction issues. Under the na...
Discovery Channel Returns From Underwater Scientific Expedition Off The Coast Of Cuba
...iscovery.com]. To access the photos, your special user
name is [dcimm0] and the password is [lens$cap]. Captions for each photoare also available at the FTP site as text files. All photos downloadedmust be credited Discovery Channel Online/Bill Belleville. Several members of this expedition including ...
Water Recycling Project Tested in Turkey Plant
...sly saves water. In addition, the system allowsthe user
to save on energy, sewer and pretreatment costs, explained MarkBaldwin of AWPI. When the water makes its first entry into the system, itmust be chilled to 34 degrees Fahrenheit. Depending on the outdoor air temperature,the water temperature could ini...
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