A group of internationally known researchers at the University of Oklahoma with expertise in the development of mid-infrared lasers is working to create a sensor to detect biomarker gases exhaled in the breath of a person with cancer.
Amid mounting agreement that future clean, carbon-neutral, energy will rely on efficient conversion of the sun?s light energy into fuels and electric power, attention is focusing on one of the most ancient groups of organism, the cyanobacteria.
ACE USA today launched a new audio podcast discussing the risk management issues and challenges associated with rapidly evolving nanotechnologies as medical research and government regulation lag marketing development.
DNA barcoding as currently practiced churns out some results as inaccurately as a supermarket checker scanning an apple and ringing it up as an orange, according to a new Brigham Young University study.
This new institute intends to help New York state businesses be more sustainable by applying cleaner production and product stewardship practices. These practices have proven to reduce environmental impact, while enhancing the economic viability of industry.
Zu neuen Forschungsergebnissen und Entwicklungen bei Festkoerpern mit Speicherfunktionen veranstaltet die Fachgruppe Festkoerperchemie und Materialforschung der Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh) vom 24. bis 26. September ihre diesjaehrige Vortragstagung an der Universitaet in Bayreuth.
The University of Canterbury has more than doubled the number of its Summer Research Scholarships and, for the first time, is making them available to students from throughout New Zealand and overseas.
European and Indian researchers are applying principles learned from living organisms to design self-organizing networks of wireless sensors suitable for a wide range of environmental monitoring purposes.
The science of renewable energy storage and how nanotechnology can benefit that science is the subject of Los Alamos National Laboratory?s next Frontiers in Science Lecture beginning August 26 in Los Alamos.