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double lithographyQuantum annealing correction for random Ising problems

The performance of a quantum annealer on hard random Ising optimization problems can be substantially improved using quantum annealing correction (QAC). Our error correction strategy is tailored to the D-Wave Two device. They find that QAC provides a statistically significant …

carbon nanotubesChina GDP growth about 7.5% this year and slowing to 6% range the next few years

Nomura Securities raised its GDP target to 7.5% from 7.4%. It’s not a major jump, but it is a move in the right direction. China investors have been waiting for any sign of momentum since 2012. “We do not believe …

computersCarnival of Nuclear Energy 209

The Carnival of Nuclear Energy 209 is up at Yes Vermont Yankee Atomic Insights – Existing nuclear plants are valuable and worth saving Many currently operating nuclear plants are in danger of being permanently shut down due to temporary conditions …

double lithographyPlanet Hunting Volunteers Comb Kepler Data to find more Habitable Planet and Moon Candidates

Wired – Volunteers from the Planethunters website have identified 15 new habitable planet candidates among data collected by NASA’s Kepler spacecraft. One of the 15, a Jupiter-sized planet orbiting the solar-type star KIC 12735740, has been officially confirmed as a …

double lithographyChina resumes construction of nuclear reactors where construction was halted and new reactor approvals will restart soon

The restarting of China’s nuclear power sector has made substantial progress as construction of two reactors — in Fuqing, in Fujian province, and Yangjiang, in Guangdong province — resumed over the weekend. The reactors, which belong to China National Nuclear …

commercializationShell Estimates Iraq could Produce 6 to 10 million barrels of oil per day in the early 2020s

NY Times – Iraq produces around three million barrels a day, and few analysts believe it can reach its goal of 10 million barrels a day by 2017, a target Baghdad recently reduced from a previous estimate of 12 million …

computational lithographyA few days after Steve Jobs retires – Apple is the most valuable company in the world

Apple has ended the trading day as the most valuable company in the world. Apple has a market capitalization of 355.61 Billion Exxon Mobil is valued at $353 billion As everyone knows Steve Jobs retired as CEO and is now …

double lithography1 in 12 Americans have Asthma and the numbers are growing

US Center for disease control – Asthma is a lifelong disease that causes wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and coughing .The number of people diagnosed with asthma grew by 4.3 million from 2001 to 2009. From 2001 through 2009 asthma rates …

computersRecipes For Limb Renewal

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Scientists are seeking the recipe for regrowing a missing limb. Molecular biologist Ken Muneoka, who studies limb development and regeneration at Tulane University, in New Orleans, is exploring how a digit …

double lithographyProject for 65% Efficient Nanowire Solar Cells with 50 cents per Watt Cost

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software 1. Researchers have gotten a 1.2 million euro grant to develop nanowire solar cells with 65% efficiency. Nanowire solar cells in combination with the use of concentrated solar through mirror systems, …