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Mikkelsen Named 2016 Cottrell Scholar

Duke University Feb 28 06:19 pm 

The award comes with a research and education stipend of 100000 and also support to attend bi-annual networking meetings providing an opportunity to share insights and expertise and foster synergy among faculty nationwide.

Options For Adding A Deck

Fox News Feb 28 11:28 am 

Good weather should be enjoyed to its fullest extent. To do that you have to actually go outside. But if your home lacks an enticing outdoor living space thereatrades little incentive to venture out.

Beyond Invisibility: Engineering Light With Metamaterials

The Huffington Post Feb 26 08:29 am 

Thomas Vandervelde Tufts University Since ancient times people have experimented with light cherishing shiny metals like gold and cutting gemstones to brighten their sparkles. Today we are far more advanced in how we work with this ubiquitous energy. Starting with 19th-century experimentation we began to explore controlling how light interacts with matter. Combining multiple materials in ...

Community Extra: Calendar For Feb. 26 To March 5, 2016

Everett Herald Feb 26 12:22 am 

Published Friday February 26 2016 1201 a.m. Teen chocolate fest A chocolate festival for teens in grades 6-12 is set for 1-3 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Mukilteo Library 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd. Games crafts prizes and lots of chocolate. More info 425-493-8202.

Mechanical Properties Of Radiation-sensitive Material Tuned For Biomedical Use

the Engineer Feb 26 03:26 am 

Researchers have created a composite material with properties that make it suitable for use in biomedical imaging drug delivery and therapeutic treatments. Developed by an interdisciplinary team of researchers at North Carolina State University the material emits light and heat when exposed to specific wavelengths of radiation. It can also be customised to have specific a

GrafTech Announces Realignment Of Its Business Segments: Plans To Explore Strategic Alternatives For Engineered …

Business Wire Feb 26 05:49 am 

INDEPENDENCE Ohio--BUSINESS WIRE--GrafTech International Ltd. today announced it plans to realign its two business segments. Industrial Materials will now be comprised of graphite electrodes and needle coke products. Engineered Solutions will now be comprised of advanced graphite materials advanced composite materials advanced electronic technologies and refractory products. Refractory ...

Sewper Cover Comments On Boston Manhole Tragedy To Prevent Future Deaths

PRWeb Feb 26 12:25 am 

Manhole manufacturer Sewper Cover is speaking out on the tragic death of a Boston woman in the hope that more cities will implement its life-saving technology. PRWeb February 26 2016 Read the full story at httpwww.prweb.comreleases2016heavy-duty-manholeprweb13236206.htm

Comment On The Illusion Of Chinese Power (,) By Dinobeano

Din Merican Feb 25 01:18 pm 

It may not be a global powerat least not yet but China will be a dominant force in Asia. Its size and rising income make it an attractive market. If as David Shambaugh says China is just a partial one dimensional global power why is the US trying to contain it. For sure China is not Japan.--Din Merican

SCHOCK

Kitchen and Bath Business Feb 25 10:23 am 

SOHO SCHOCK 39s latest single-bowl sink offers kitchen designers and remodelers a new level of versatility for their kitchen projects. The new granite composite sink is sized to serve as a space-saving main kitchen sink or a secondary bar prep or utility sink.

BoralA® Unveils Industry-Shaping U.S. Innovation Factory

Business Wire Feb 25 11:16 am 

SAN ANTONIO--BUSINESS WIRE--Boral unveiled its state-of-the-art Boral Innovation Factory Feb. 25. The 27000-square-foot facility affirms the building product manufacturer39s commitment to innovation and growth.

Nano One Formalizes Collaboration With Noram And BC Research

Accesswire via Yahoo! Finance Feb 25 11:28 am 

VANCOUVER BC ACCESSWIRE February 25 2016 Nano One Materials Corp. TSXV NNO quotNano Onequot Noram Engineering and Constructors Ltd. quotNoramquot and its subsidiary BC Research quotBCRIquot ...

MGM National Harbor To Feature Permanent Art Collection Inspired By Capital Region's Rich Heritage

PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance Feb 25 11:36 am 

NATIONAL HARBOR Md. Feb. 25 2016 PRNewswire --AWhen MGM National Harbor opens in the fourth quarter visitors will discover a permanent collection of high-quality art seamlessly integrated into the resort39s public spaces. Inspired by the rich heritage of the Capital Region the MGM National Harbor Heritage Collection will showcase commissioned and procured works by visionary local and ...

G20 Nations Face Slowing Global Growth In China Meeting

Manila Bulletin Feb 25 02:01 am 

Shanghai China -- G20 finance ministers gather in Shanghai from Friday with the global economy assailed on multiple fronts from China39s slowing growth to weak commodity prices amid simmering disagreements over how best to face the challenges.

NTPT Unveils Plans For Growth

materialstoday Feb 25 03:09 am 

North Thin Ply Technology NTPT has outlined its strategy for growth following an increased demand for its lightweight prepreg materials.