precursor technology

airplanesAdvances for studying cells and simulating whole cells

1. Researchers have shown that cells can grow and function on a carpet of small upright needles made of semiconductors – so-called nanowires. “We have developed a new method that makes it possible for us to see how the cells …

enabling technologyOracle Optimizing servers for high end transaction processing

Oracle’s goal is to be number one in high end systems for high end transaction processing and data warehousing. Oracle has cut Sun Microsystem staff and streamlined the Sun Micro product line to the high end of the market, while …

energyOECD report compares nuclear, gas, coal, solar and wind costs

The bottom third shows the costs in China and Korea and Asia where most of the construction of new power generation of any kind is happening. An OECD report compares nuclear, gas, coal and wind costs. The whole OECD energy …

diamondCarnival of Space 171

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Starry Critters is hosting the Carnival of Space 171 This site provided the interview of John Hunter of Quicklaunch.Quick­launch is hop­ing to cre­ate a method for launch­ing unmanned pay­loads into orbit …

enabling technologyNuclear power in China, India and Pakistan and uranium in Australia and Kazakhstan

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software 1. China National Nuclear Corp (CNNC) plans to invest 800 billion yuan ($120 billion) into nuclear energy projects by 2020. Total investment in nuclear power plants, in which CNNC will hold …

businessElectromechanical Computing with Silicon Carbide NEMS switches

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Journal Science -Electromechanical Computing at 500°C with Silicon Carbide the nanoelectromechanical system (NEMS) could be used in microcontrollers embedded in hot machinery such as jet engines or oil-drilling rigs. Logic circuits …

enabling technologyLarge Area Solar Cells with over 19% Efficiency

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Imec presented several large-area silicon solar cells with a conversion efficiency above 19%. Two types of cells were realized namely with Ag-screenprinted contacts and plated Cu-contacts. Efficiencies of cells with screenprinted …

artificial organsLG will Mass Produce 19 inch Flexible e-Paper and 9.7 inch Color E-paper by the end of 2010

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Korean elecronics manufacturer LG, who makes the screens for the Apple iPad and Amazon Kindle, has revealed in SEC filings that they are continuing to break new ground with e-paper technology, …

DNAAnita Goel: Information Processing & Physical Intelligence in Nanomachines that Read/Write DNA

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Anita Goel: Information Processing & Physical Intelligence in Nanomachines that Read/Write DNA Nanobiosym is her company precision control of DNA read/write machines at the single molecular level will enalbe many things …

DNAEllen Heber-Katz on The MRL mouse – how it regenerates and how we might do the same

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Ellen Heber-Katz on The MRL mouse – how it regenerates and how we might do the same We will present an overview of the current state of mammalian regeneration in the …