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Kavli Prize Science Forum announced

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, in partnership with The Kavli Foundation and the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research, has announced the establishment of the Kavli Prize Science Forum - a new biennial international forum meeting to facilitate high-level, global discussion of major topics on science and science policy.

Posted: Feb 23rd, 2010

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NASA research: Space apparently has its own recipe for making carbon nanotubes

Space apparently has its own recipe for making carbon nanotubes, one of the most intriguing contributions of nanotechnology here on Earth, and metals are conspicuously missing from the list of ingredients. The finding is the surprising by-product of lab experiments designed by Joseph Nuth at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

Posted: Feb 23rd, 2010

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Argonne launches unique research initiative to realize solar energy's full potential

Dozens of researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory are exploring new solar technologies as part of its Alternative Energy and Efficiency Initiative. The initiative aims to achieve revolutionary advances toward the large-scale use of solar energy by merging basic and applied research that is supported by collaborations with industry and other research organizations.

Posted: Feb 22nd, 2010

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Singularity University announces 2010 Graduate Summer Program

Singularity University - the academic institution with the goal of preparing the next generation of leaders to address 'humanity's grand challenges' - today announced the dates for the second year of its Graduate Studies Program, and a 200% class size increase to accommodate 80 of the top students from around the globe.

Posted: Feb 22nd, 2010

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Cooperation with USA highlights nanotechnology in Eastern Germany

Within the framework of the conference series 'US-German Conference on the Commercialization of Nanotechnologies', Germany Trade and Invest is presenting business opportunities for American companies and research institutes in the field of nanotechnology in Eastern Germany.

Posted: Feb 22nd, 2010

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EU-funded research project launched to investigate on reliable terascale memory systems

The European Commission has launched a joint FP7 Future Emerging Technology research project TRAMS aiming to investigate the impact of increasing variability and decreasing reliability of the components in future terascale memory systems and to create new design paradigms which can secure their reliable operation in future multicore processors and system on a chip applications.

Posted: Feb 22nd, 2010

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New review journal to organize studies in the nanotechnoloigy, nanoscience and nanobiotechnology fields

Co-Action Publishing has announced the launch of their latest title, Nano Reviews. The journal's Editor-in-Chief, Professor Vasudevanpillai Biju of the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan, seeks no less than to organize the flood of studies that are currently emanating from the Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, Nanobiotechnology and Single-moledule research areas - the 3NS field.

Posted: Feb 22nd, 2010

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