Nikon Instruments Inc. announced the winners of the Nikon 2003 Small World Photomicrography Competition. Dr. Torsten Wittman of The Scripps Research Institute, Dr. Greg Rouse of South Australia Museum, and Dr.
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2003 "for pioneering contributions to the theory of superconductors and superfluids" jointly to Alexei A. Abrikosov from Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, Vitaly L. Ginzburg of P.N.
ChemCoreRIO, ChemCore REG, and the Tripos Electronic Notebook are key components of a new informatics solution designed to streamline laboratory workflows. SARNavigator and LITHIUM are data analysis and decision support components in the knowledge management solution.
A new Internal Document Storage Module is available for the CISPro CIS Chemical Inventory System. This new feature links all documents that relate to a particular chemical container in the inventory tracking system.
SYBYL 6.9.1/UNITY 4.4.1 software update features the addition of two major scientific technologies, FUGUE and FlexX-Pharm. FUGUE is designed to assist in recognizing distant homologues (divergent evolutionary relationships) by sequence-structure comparison.
Oruga is a PCI data acquisition/playback card capable of simultaneously capturing 64 analog input channels with 16-bit resolution at 39 kSamples/second/per channel, and playing 4 analog output channels at up to 2MSamples/s, with advanced triggering options offering an amazing flexibility.
The TurboWorx product suite, built on an open development environment, consists of TurboWorx Builder, TurboWorx Group, TurboWorx Enterprise, and TurboWorx ClusterManager. The technology framework supports IBM AIX, Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, Unix, and Solaris.
The HP zx6000 is available with a full range of 2-D and 3-D graphics cards for demanding visualization requirements. It features 1.3 or 1.5 GHz Intel Itanium 2 processors with up to 6MB of L3 cache and high bandwidth, low latency HP zx1 Chipset.
The Advantage Series 2050 manual chemistry synthesizer is a compact, multi-reactor synthesis tool that provides a fast and simple way to map out a robust process for developing new chemical entities.
TestStand 3.0 is designed to help engineers build and deploy automated prototype, validation and manufacturing test systems 75 percent faster.
ENVI 4.0 offers major enhancements over previous versions, including new image orthorectification tools, classification tools, mosaic color balancing, pan-sharpening algorithms and other features.
The KODAK Image Station 2000 Multi-Modal Imaging System (IS2000MM) features cooled CCD camera technology for comprehensive fluorescence, luminescence, radiographic and chromogenic imaging capabilities in life science research applications.
OMNIC-format libraries have been added to Spectral ID. More than fifty FT-IR and Raman spectra collections are now part of the libraries portfolio, which also includes Chemical Concepts,John Wiley, and NIST.
The more computing power, the closer the approach to real-time biological processes Jeff Hornung Salk Institute for Biological Studies Computational Neurobiology Lab Memories are made of this — changes in neuronal responsiveness to synaptic input, that is.
Sensing with synthetic aperture radar Bill Weaver, Ph.D. I recently glanced at the standard clipart collection included with Microsoft Office 2000 and discovered the Science & Technology category contains seven images. Two of them depict computers.