Understanding precisely how fluid boils in tiny microchannels has led to formulas and models that will help engineers design systems to cool high-power electronics in electric and hybrid cars, aircraft, computers and other devices.
The annual International Symposium on Emering and Industrial DLP® Applications covers technical and application related aspects of industrial DLP systems. This year the event is held in Frankfurt/Germany on November 12, 2009.
Rice President David Leebron and Alberta Premier Ed Stelmach signed a memorandum of understanding in Edmonton, Alberta, today that will lead to greener energy production through advances in nanotechnology.
The Nano/Bio Interface Center at the University of Pennsylvania has been awarded $11.5 million from the Nanoscale Science and Engineering Centers of the National Science Foundation to continue to advance nanoscale research at the interface of physical and biological systems.
New research by MIT scientists suggests that carbon nanotubes could be formed into tiny springs capable of storing as much energy, pound for pound, as state-of-the-art lithium-ion batteries, and potentially more durably and reliably.
Germany's photovoltaic industry is marked by yet another milestone ahead of this year's European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference + Exhibition (EU PVSEC), taking place from September 21 - 25 in Hamburg.