Monthly Archives: June 2017

Researchers Produce Graphene Membrane for Dialysis Applications

By definition, dialysis is a process in which molecules are filtered out of a solution by getting diffused through a membrane into a comparatively dilute solution. Apart from hemodialysis in which... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Crossing the river – and how!

This one of those stories which we wonder should we post or not as it is hardly strictly process automation or test & measurement. We have decided to include it because it is technologically interesting as well as an innovative application. Since 19 November urban mobility in the Breton city of Brest (F) has been boosted [...]

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Permission to change and develop in the Life Sciences!

• Enjoy a unique environment to meet and gain input from all stake holders on industry direction, challenges and solutions. • Shape your strategy on the way solutions should be developed and applied in your facility • Understand how partnering can take you further, faster and with reduced risk • Experience hands on demonstrations of [...]

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New Off-Grid Desalination NanoTechnology Uses Solar Energy to Convert Salt Water into Drinking Water

An off-grid technology using only the energy from sunlight to transform salt water into fresh drinking water has been developed as an outcome of the effort from a federally funded research. The... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Sink or swim? Drowning under too much info!

Rachel Cooper, category marketing manager – field services with Schneider Electric on managing the Big Data Flood. The Internet of Things (IoT) is constantly in the news. That’s understandable since forecasts anticipate that there will soon be tens of billions of connected devices, helping the IoT sector to generate more than £7.5 trillion worth of economic activity worldwide. In [...]

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Have you a Percy Spencer in your operation?

Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director at obsolete equipment supplier EU Automation, discusses how manufacturers can use their dark data for commercial benefit. In 1945, an engineer named Percy Spencer was testing energy sources for radar equipment in a laboratory, when he realised a chocolate bar in his pocket had somehow melted. Not long after, the microwave [...]

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Using Graphene to Enhance the Working of Next-Gen Molecular Electronic Devices

An innovative technique for enhancing the functionality of next-generation molecular electronic devices by making use of graphene has been developed by an international research team headed by the... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Use of video in data collecting.

A recent survey, conducted by HBM – a leader in the field of test and measurement – shows that video use is accelerating in data collection. The study shows that almost half of the respondents (47%) already use video in data recording today, while 54% of the respondents expect video use within their organization to [...]

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Tests Show No Nanotubes Released During Utilisation Of Nanoaugmented Materials

Recent research on the most novel additive – single wall carbon nanotubes – has demonstrated an impressive result: in contrast to conventional additives, no protruding particles appear and no... AZoNano.com - Nanotechnology News Feed

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Power distribution for the digital age.

Éirin Madden, Offer Manager at Schneider Electric Ireland talks about the smart devices that enable facility managers to take preventive measures to mitigate potential risks in power distribution. Éirinn Madden We are currently witnessing the rise of a new chapter in power distribution. After all, today’s digital age is going to impact our lives and [...]

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