TOP500 Celebrates 10th Anniversary Erich Strohmaier Now in its 10th year, the TOP500 list of supercomputers serves as a "Who's Who" in the field of high performance computing (HPC).
Analyzing Delicate Macromolecules with MALDI Bill Weaver, Ph.D. "Please call me Mister. I'm not a Doctor, I'm an engineer," requested a very modest Koichi Tanaka at a recent reception held in his honor at the Maryland Science Center in Inner Harbor, Baltimore.
Discovering the mathematics of intelligence Bill Weaver, Ph.D. This past April, I had the great privilege of attending the Franklin Institute Awards Ceremony as a representative of Scientific Computing & Instrumentation. The Franklin Institute (www.fi.
XIS platform connects researchers with meaningful biological and chemical data Michael Peachey and Alan Roter, Ph.D. The seemingly endless quantity of new data being generated by high-density microarrays and other assays is a mixed blessing for life science researchers.
It's simple brilliance Visionary Reflections As the current wave of robotics approaches plateau levels, its impact on improving HTS and other drug discovery, biotech and biopharma processes, rapidly declines.
Seamless solutions for beaming results from plates, gels and arrays While many automation solution providers have done a fine job at developing creative solutions, few have ever addressed a key aspect of data management: sample traceability.
Desktop Integration for Microsoft Office and Other Applications using a Knowledge Engineering System Kristi M. McKiney, Sr. Technical Writer, Scientific Software, Inc. Thinking outside the box is the way new products and ideas are generated, but thinking inside the box may be what is needed in today's regulated laboratories in order to comply with the Food and Drug Administration's regulations for good laboratory practice,
What can Knowledge Engineering do for you? No matter what your industry-pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical, chemical, environmental, petrochemical-the ability to own intellectual property is more than simply desirable-it's imperative.
Robert Fee, Managing Editor Drawn by the chance to hear great jazz, the lure of Bourbon Street,
LabWare LIMS 5 Includes Full-Featured Stability Study Module LabWare LIMS includes a seamlessly integrated Stability Management module that provides comprehensive features for the creation and full lifecycle management of stability studies.
LIMS helps lab obtain accreditation and increase throughput Jerry Fireman, President, Structured Information PerkinElmer's LABWORKS LIMS is used in a wide variety of industries. Although the following case study is not pharma specific, the users involved encounter many of the same challenges.
Jerry Fireman, President, Structured Information PerkinElmer's LABWORKS LIMS is used in a wide variety of industries. Although the following case study is not pharma specific, the users involved encounter many of the same challenges.
New Palm and Pocket PC utilities useful in the laboratory Antony Williams, Ph.D. While there are many forms of computer which can be found in your hand, or on your lap, certainly the most prevalent forms of handheld computer are the Personal Digital Assistant (PDAs based on the Palm operating system) and, increasingly, the Pocket PC.
The best interface is the one you never see Robert Pavlis Someone once told me that you could tell how good an ice cream was by reading the list of ingredients. The fewer the number of ingredients, the better the ice cream