National Instruments announced that Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co recently began tests to further refine the design and operation of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, scheduled for deployment in 2004.
The University of Pennsylvania's Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute has adopted SPSS's integrated data mining and text mining solution. The Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute will be using Clementine and LexiQuest Mine solutions to analyze disease processes, with the objective of improving patient outcomes.
Research Systems, Inc. (RSI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Eastman Kodak Company, announced that its IDL Software is being used by oceanographers to analyze and visualize world topography.
The Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) announce the next phase in their technology partnership with Waterloo Maple. Building on an existing partnership, the two companies will collaborate to integrate respective numerical algorithms.
JMP is statistical software for exploratory data analysis, general and sophisticated statistical testing, and experimental design. Its richly visual graphic environment makes it an excellent tool for students, statisticians, scientists, and engineers. It has found widespread use in both academe and industry due to its gentle learning curve, automatic graphics and breadth of capabilities.
Using a Device Server or software that allows you to use a PC as a device server Thomas Lutz Most modern electronic laboratory instruments (balances, electrochemistry meters, spectrometers, spectrophotometers, measuring instruments, etc.
Exceptional experimentation with extreme programming Bill Weaver, Ph.D. We have recently upgraded our laboratories with some modern analytical instrumentation.
LIMS/sm was dead, and the impossibly naive consultants were left to face the unfathomable scorn of jilted customers Randy C. Hice But LIMS/sm, now accelerating like a fuel dragster, didn't know it had contracted a terminal disease. LDP management decided, for reasons that were never clear, that LIMS/sm was moribund, but no one told the patient.
Image data becomes a valuable asset when it can be efficiently managed, analyzed and interrogated By Janet L. Smith, Ph.D. An explosion of image data brought on by developments in functional genomics and high content screening (HCS) presents a growing obstacle to efficient drug discovery.
The important thing is not to be intimidated John R. Joyce, Ph.D. If you tend to push your Palm-based Personal Data Assistant (PDA) to the limit, you've no doubt found yourself in the situation of trying to use an application that doesn't quite do what you want it to do.
By Stephanie Staley and Ali Bahrami Scientists in the Biophysics Group at Los Alamos National Lab (LANL) perform noninvasive neuroimaging research as part of The Human Brain Project.
But Pittcon hasn't been a picnic either. Despite the unsurpassed organizational skills of the Pittcon program committee, it nonetheless is a scientific potpourri of instrumentation, fume hoods, and the assorted hubris characteristic of a 500,000 square foot garage sale for the laboratory community.
By Trevor Heritage Scientific software has evolved over the past decades in reaction to three main forces: evolution of available computer equipment, tasks that chemists expect and are expected to achieve, and types and volumes of data involved in research tasks.
Assuring Compliance and Accessibility Adrian Fergus The U.S. FDA has recognized the practical problems surrounding the long-term archive of electronic records of chromatographic data and other analytical data
What's needed for ELNs to replace and improve on paper Stephen Bruce Information technology is a familiar and essential component of many aspects of research, dramatically enhancing efficiency and productivity in these areas.