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Elusive Quantum Transformations Found Near Absolute Zero

September 16, 2014 9:19 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Heat drives classical phase transitions - think solid, liquid, and gas - but much stranger things can happen when the temperature drops. If phase transitions occur at the coldest temperatures imaginable, where quantum mechanics ...  

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J.W. Winco Stainless Steel Leveling Feet

September 16, 2014 9:18 am | by PD&D Staff | J.W. Winco, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

J.W. Winco has annouced GN 440.5 stainless steel leveling feet with tapped socket, plain, with elastomer base cap or vulcanized rubber pad, in inch and metric sizes. Leveling feet have a tapped socket of ...

3D Printed Fossils & Rocks Could Transform Geology

September 16, 2014 9:07 am | by Iowa State University | News | Comments

Franek Hasiuk grabbed a little red ball and said it's not every day you pick up Mars. But there it was, a Mars model about the size of a golf ball and just detailed enough to show Olympus Mons, a Martian volcano nearly 14 miles high and ...

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Customized Direct Drive Motors from Applimotion

September 16, 2014 9:06 am | by PD&D Staff | Applimotion Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Applimotion has announced ULT, UTH, and UTS motor kits that can be integrated into a customized assembly with high resolution encoders and precision bearings. This allows the customer to control the function and ...

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Mitsubishi to Build New Car Plant in Indonesia

September 16, 2014 6:38 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Mitsubishi Motors Corp. said Tuesday it will build a new car factory in Indonesia as part of a plan to raise its production capacity in the country from 160,000 to 240,000 vehicles per year. Chief Executive Osamu Masuko said the ...  

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'Squid Skin' Project Yields Vivid Color

September 15, 2014 5:32 pm | by Rice University | News | Comments

The new full-color display technology uses aluminum nanoparticles to create the vivid red, blue and green hues found in today's top-of-the-line LCD televisions and monitors. The technology is described in a new study that will be ...  

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Novel Method Developed for Working with Nanotubes

September 15, 2014 5:12 pm | by Northeastern University | News | Comments

An inter­dis­ci­pli­nary team of researchers led by North­eastern Uni­ver­sity has devel­oped a novel method for con­trol­lably con­structing pre­cise inter-​​nanotube junc­tions and a variety of nanocarbon struc­tures in carbon nan­otube arrays. The method ...

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New Technique for Controlling the Surface Tension of Liquid Metals

September 15, 2014 5:00 pm | by North Carolina State University | News | Comments

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a technique for controlling the surface tension of liquid metals by applying very low voltages, opening the door to a new generation of reconfigurable electronic circuits, antennas ...

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Isola Announces Compliance With European Space Agency Base-Material Standard

September 15, 2014 4:47 pm | by Isola | Isola Group | News | Comments

Isola has announced that its European subsidiary, Isola GmbH, complies with the European Space Agency's (ESA) specification for a cleaner class of base materials. Isola worked in collaboration with the ESA and its suppliers in order to reach ... 

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'Minecraft' Could Boost Microsoft's Mobile Reach

September 15, 2014 4:37 pm | by Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Microsoft's decision to spend $2.5 billion for the creator of the hit game "Minecraft" could help the Xbox maker grab attention on mobile phones, a new priority for the company. But the move carries risks, as gamers can be fickle. Although the ...

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rp+m Announces New AS9100C Certification For Aerospace Production

September 15, 2014 4:36 pm | by Rapid Prototype and Manufacturing | rp+m | News | Comments

Rapid Prototype and Manufacturing (rp+m) has announced their certification to the AS9100C Standard. In addition to the industry sectors they already serve, AS9100C certification enables rp+m to provide production parts and service ...  

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Hexagon Metrology Releases TIGO SF Coordinated Measuring Machine

September 15, 2014 4:15 pm | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Hexagon Metrology has announced the release of the TIGO SF coordinate measuring machine (CMM) for the North American market. The TIGO SF is a compact 3D CMM specifically designed for use on the ...

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TI Develops Bluetooth Microcontroller for Industrial Applications

September 15, 2014 3:52 pm | by PD&D Staff | Texas Instruments | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments has announced the SimpleLink Bluetooth low energy CC2540T, a low power wireless microcontroller (MCU) that offers an extended temperature range of -40° to 125°C and USB connectivity for ...

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Compact UHF RFID Reader F190

September 15, 2014 3:33 pm | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Pepperl+Fuchs has announced the compact F190 UHF read/write head. The F190 features a sealed metal housing and a compact footprint for operation in adverse environmental conditions and installation in tight spaces ...

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Motor Uses Electric Fields to Transform Electricity into Rotary Force

September 15, 2014 12:51 pm | by David Tenenbaum, University of Wisconsin-Madison | News | Comments

A tabletop motor using an entirely new driving principle is under development at the headquarters of C-Motive Technologies, a startup business that is commercializing technology from the College of Engineering at UW-Madison ...   

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