News - 29 Mar 2005
Knowing that CDs and DVDs will last for a certain number of years is critical to many government agencies, as well as to hospitals, banks and other organizations that store massive amounts of vital...
Article - 31 Jul 2014
For more than two decades, optical media such as CDs and DVDs have been utilized for storing information.
News - 28 Nov 2014
An interdisciplinary team of researchers at McCormick Northwestern Engineering have discovered that Blu-ray discs could also help improve solar cell performance. These discs have a quasi-random...
News - 19 Jul 2007
New research at the Georgia Institute of Technology could soon make that tangle of wires under desks and in data centers a thing of the past.
Scientists at the Georgia Electronic Design Center...
News - 22 Aug 2016
A study, published in App. Phys. Lett. 2016, DOI:10.1063/1.4959272, highlights that only a streak of light is needed to transform a metal-free metamaterial from a state that blocks specific...
News - 27 Feb 2007
Arrowhead Research Corporation announced today that its majority-owned subsidiary, Aonex Technologies, Inc. has entered into a collaborative agreement with Kyma Technologies, Inc., a producer and...
News - 26 Sep 2006
OMRON Corporation, a global leader in electronic components, sensing and control technologies, announced that it will release the world's first commercial polymer antenna for Ultra-Wideband (UWB...
News - 14 Jun 2007
The development of transistors, the integrated circuit, liquid-crystal displays, and even DVD players can be traced back to fundamental research pioneered in the field of condensed-matter and...
News - 11 May 2007
The AF700 Ash Fusion from LECO uses ASTM-, DIN-, ISO-, and BSI-approved techniques to automatically determine fusibility temperatures in coal and coke ash samples. Windows®-based software with...
News - 1 Feb 2007
A team of researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara led by Shuji Nakamura, winner of the 2006 Millennium Technology Prize, has reported a major breakthrough in laser diode...