Improved simulation accuracy and execution time vital in disaster mitigation Per Nyberg & Ilene Carpenter The Earth Sciences have traditionally played a key role in defining the requirements of high performance computing (HPC) platforms. As early HPC adopters, scientists studying the weather and climate pushed HPC systems to their limits
Synergistic partnership helps AH Marks improve productivity John Boother LIMS (Laboratory Information Management Systems) underpin the infrastructure of academic and commercial laboratories throughout the world. Their basic function is to handle data from sample registration right through to analysis and reporting stages. However, not all laboratories rely solely on a single LIMS
Frequency analysis with the Hilbert-Huang Transform Bill Weaver, Ph.D We start to look at vectors and their importance to motion analysis around chapter three of the freshman physics text. By that time, the related concepts of position, displacement, velocity and acceleration have been introduced, and we start with
According to a press release from the company, Palisade "is committed to developing the world's most robust, innovative, and comprehensive risk and decision analysis software solutions and training services." Although they have a ways to go with their StatTools statistical toolbox add-on to Excel, the analyst will find much to appreciate.
Algorithmic contributions of Richard M. Karp Bill Weaver During an April award ceremony in Philadelphia, the Franklin Institute awarded the 2004 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive science to Richard M. Karp for
Today's Business Process Inefficiencies In the current business environment, organizations are faced with addressing numerous challenges, ranging from improving employee productivity, reducing operational costs, reducing business risk arising from non-compliance with corporate and regulatory mandates (e.g. Sarbanes-Oxley, 21 CFR Part 11, HIPAA, etc.), and
Vance V. Kershner, President, LabWare Inc. The LIMS industry is in an interesting phase. For those of us who have been involved since its inception almost 20 years ago, a lot has changed; but in other ways, nothing has changed.
More than 100 new companies joined this year's exhibitors John Joyce, Ph.D. Pittcon moved back to colder climes this year, with a return to its Chicago venue. Fortunately, the weather cooperated, and we were not snowed in (or out for that matter
MINITAB is a statistical software package in wide use by academe and industry. It includes modules for general univariate statistics, multivariate statistics, experimental design (DOE), reliability and survival analysis, quality assurance, time series analysis, nonparametric statistics, power/sample size calculations, and graphics.
By Joe Peden, Vice President, Marketing and Product Management, InnaPhase Corporation At PITTCON® 2003 in Orlando, InnaPhase Corporation showcased — to rave reviews — a prototype of their purpose-built Newton LIMS solution for pharmaceutical analytical development and quality control
Mobile measurements in the laboratory Shelley Gretlein Advances in standard networking technology have expanded the options for size, distance and integration of laboratory systems in computer-controlled experiments. However, adding wireless..
Stuart M. Miller, Principal Consultant, Analytical Laboratories Practice, Taratec Development Corporation Standardizing on a single LIMS product is arguably the most common central objective of every new LIMS project at virtually every big pharma company I know of that is actively planning or implementing a new LIMS for their QC or R&D labs. However, some recent
Developments in multi-photon processes Bill Weaver As a spectroscopist, I'm predisposed to recognizing the importance of light in our modern economy. Nonetheless, the recent flurry of articles, white papers and news
Managing Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets in CyberLAB CyberLAB Enterprise Content Management System (ECMS) from Scientific Software, Inc. can help users manage MS Excel spreadsheets in a secure environment while allowing controlled access to users for periodic updates.
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