Latest Aachen Stories

2011-07-25 06:00:00

SHANGHAI, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("the company") (NYSE: JKS), a fast-growing, vertically integrated solar power product manufacturer based in China, today announced the company's Jinko modules will be the biggest portion, up to 2.84 MW, used in the first phase of solar energy projects being planned by PHOTON Power AG, the latest subsidiary of the PHOTON Holding Group. The two companies' first collaboration is a 219.3 kW rooftop solar...

2011-05-23 23:01:00

AACHEN, Germany, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ford researchers have developed a heart rate monitoring seat with electrode sensing technology that can check a driver's heart activity The seat, a joint project between the Ford European Research and Innovation Centre in Aachen, Germany and Rheinisch-Westfalische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen University, fits within Ford's portfolio of possible in-car health and wellness solutions aimed at helping people with chronic illnesses or...

2011-05-03 14:55:22

Researchers from Juelich and Aachen investigate phase change materials Optical data carriers such as DVDs, Blu-rays and CD-RWs store data in layers of so-called "phase change materials". In the future, these materials will enable the development of fast, non-volatile and energy-saving main memories. A prerequisite for this is a low thermal conductivity. Phase change materials display a surprisingly low thermal conductivity even in the crystalline state. This is described by an international...

2010-08-25 11:49:00

AACHEN, Germany, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- devolo, the technological leader in the powerline market, is presenting its innovative products and solutions at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC), being held from 9 to 14 September in Amsterdam. The world-renowned event is one of the world's leading trade fairs for broadcasting and Internet service providers. Each year, with the slogan of "By The Industry For The Industry", it reaches a highly qualified industry audience. In Hall 9,...

2010-05-03 09:29:51

Complex-shaped components in aircraft engines can be produced quickly and at a reasonable price using selective laser melting. This has been demonstrated by researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT in the EU-sponsored FANTASIA project. The experts will present their latest findings at the International Laser Technology Congress AKL'10, May 5-7, 2010, in Aachen, Germany. This year also marks the 25th anniversary of the ILT. Aircraft engine components must perform under...

2010-03-02 12:08:00

AACHEN, Germany, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainDistrict, GmbH, developer of sophisticated, easy-to-use financial planning software solutions, today announced the availability of its new BrainDistrict LifeAssets version 1.1 financial management application for Macintosh(R) and Windows platforms. This simple yet powerful planning tool lets users take control of their financial future by clearly laying out income, expenses, assets, and liabilities on a unique timeline interface and giving the...

2009-09-28 02:00:00

WALLDORF, Germany, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The University Clinic Aachen (UKA), one of Germany's most reputable university clinics, announced that it has successfully deployed the SAP® BusinessObjects(TM) Risk Management application from SAP AG (NYSE: SAP). The clinic's goal is to differentiate itself from other hospitals by providing patient-centric healthcare, as well as thorough medical research and teaching at the highest level. With comprehensive IT support for...

2009-09-22 07:35:00

AACHEN, Germany, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainDistrict, GmbH, developer of sophisticated, easy-to-use financial planning software solutions, today announced the availability of its new BrainDistrict LifeAssets financial management software for Mac OS X 10.5 and higher. This simple yet powerful planning tool can easily help anyone view and analyze his or her current and long-term financial health. "Why should financial planning and asset management be available only to the wealthy? Solid...

2009-05-26 07:00:00

Data Confirm Tapentadol Efficacy and Tolerability for Acute Pain Patients RARITAN, N.J., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It is estimated that up to 30 percent of all people who have surgery experience gastrointestinal side effects, such as nausea and vomiting. The use of opioid pain medicines during and after surgery is a leading risk factor for experiencing these side effects. Nausea and vomiting are uncomfortable and bothersome and can have an impact on a patient's recovery. According...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'