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2014-03-03 16:22:30

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today announced a $1 million contribution to support student scholarships for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) majors at Johnson C. Smith University. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO The scholarship funds will be added to an existing Duke Energy scholarship endowment fund. The new investment will allow the university to award up to 25 scholarships each year to...

2014-03-03 12:28:02

Panel Will Address Analysis of Risk and Cybersecurity Solutions PITTSBURGH, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnegie Mellon University's James H. Garrett Jr., dean of the College of Engineering and the Thomas Lord Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, will moderate a distinguished panel of experts who will discuss the factors that shape cybersecurity from 7 to 8 p.m., Thursday, March 6 at CMU's Washington Speaker Series at the Cosmos Club, 2121 Massachusetts Ave. in Washington,...

Scientific Publisher Springer To Pull Computer-Generated Research Papers
2014-03-02 05:45:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online For the average reader, the line between jargon-heavy scientific research and unintelligible gibberish is a fine one, but apparently Joe Sixpack isn’t the only one who occasionally has trouble telling the difference. On Thursday, scientific journal publisher Springer announced that it would be removing 16 fake research papers from its archives after learning that they were essentially computer-generated nonsense. The firm said...

2014-02-28 23:28:07

Digital media upgrades will enhance classroom and studio instruction, serving Otis College of Art and Design’s entire student body. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Otis College of Art and Design has been awarded a major grant for digital media upgrades that will enhance classroom and studio instruction, serving the College’s entire student body. Specifically, the funds provide for upgrades to digital media control systems in traditional classrooms as well as the first...

2014-02-28 23:22:26

The Wellesley Centers for Women will kick off its 2014 Spring Lunchtime Seminar Series in March, featuring social science scholars sharing new research findings and leading interactive discussions, with programs available online for audio download. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 The Wellesley Centers for Women (WCW) will kick off its Spring Lunchtime Seminar Series, featuring social science scholars sharing new research findings and leading interactive discussions, on March 20th,...

2014-02-28 16:24:18

Premium E-Cig Company Continues To Gain Market Share in Electronic Cigarette Industry POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LOGIC Technology, makers of premium electronic cigarettes, today announced the results of the latest report from Nielsen's C-Track Database and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, indicating LOGIC has maintained the #2 spot for dollar share in convenience stores nationwide, and strengthened its #2 position in unit share for electronic cigarettes. LOGIC...

2014-02-27 23:36:32

Deadbolt Forensics, LLC, an industry expert in digital forensic analysis services, today announced their launch in the Pacific Northwest region. Deadbolt Forensics accepts civil, criminal, plaintiff and defense work in Oregon, Washington state, and Alaska. (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Deadbolt Forensics, LLC, a new firm specializing in digital forensic analysis, announced today that they have officially opened for business in the Pacific Northwest region. Deadbolt Forensics specializes in...

2014-02-27 23:31:38

ContactMonkey extends an exclusive offer to graduating students at the Richard Ivey School of Business, Schulich School of Business and the Rotman School of Management to track emails in Gmail and Outlook at no cost. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 You’ve worked hard to earn your degree, and now it’s time to make the most of it and find yourself a job out in the real world to flex your newly-built business muscles. The only problem? You’re not the only one looking for jobs...

2014-02-27 23:04:52

Leading Australian law firm adds Neota Logic’s expert systems software to services for clients. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Neota Logic Inc., creators of the leading software development platform for rules-based legal process applications, Neota Logic Server, today announced that Plexus, the fastest growing alternative legal services firm in Australia, has selected Neota Logic Server to rapidly scale and expand the Plexus’ business model. "Neota Logic is delighted to...

2014-02-27 23:00:33

The Journal of Addiction Research and Therapy announces a special issue which will be led by the Montreal Addiction Rehabilitation Center–University Institute, Canada. Henderson, Nevada (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 OMICS Group International is a world known open access publisher and a scientific event organizer. OMICS Publishing Group, a subsidy of OMICS Group International, publishes around 350 open access peer-reviewed journals while OMICS Group International Conferences, another subsidy...


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International Journal of Robotics Research
2012-07-13 19:37:17

The International Journal of Robotics Research is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1982 and published by SAGE Publications. It was the first scholarly published journal on robotic research. As of July 2012, the editor-in-chief is John M Hollerbach (University of Utah). The journal covers research in the field of robotics on topics from sensors and sensory interpretations to kinematics in motion planning. It is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and Sciences Citation...

International Journal of Quantum Chemistry
2012-07-13 15:02:28

The International Journal of Quantum Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1967 by Per-Olov Lowdin. The journal moved to an in-house editorial office model in 2011, enlisting a permanent team of professional editors. It publishes original, primary research and review articles on all aspects of quantum chemistry, including an expanded scope focusing on aspects of materials science, biochemistry, biophysics, quantum physics, and quantum information theory. Image...

European Journal of Medical Chemistry
2012-05-12 22:03:06

The European Journal of Medical Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for medical chemistry. It is published by Elsevier. It was established in 1966 under the title Chimica Therapeutica. That name was maintained until 1973. Even after changing to its current name in 1974, the journal was still subtitled Chimica Therapeutica until 1981; from 1982 to 1986 it was subtitled Chimie Therapeutique, indicating its French origin. The Journal publishes studies on all aspects of medicinal...

Computer Physics Communications
2012-05-12 20:23:51

Computer Physics Communications is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Elsevier under the North-Holland imprint. Special issues of this journal are published on an occasional basis. As of May 2012, the current principal coordinating editor in N. Stanley Scott (Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland). The journal focuses on computational methodology, numerical analysis and hardware and software development in support of physics and physical chemistry. Articles covered...

Annals of Human Genetics
2012-05-07 06:56:58

The Annals of Human Genetics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1925 as the Annals of Eugenics by Karl Pearson, who was also the founder of Biometrika in 1901. Annals of Eugenics was changed to its current moniker in 1954 to reflect the changing views on the role of eugenics in society. It is published by Wiley-Blackwell in association with the University College, London. As of May 2012, its editor-in-chief is Andres Ruiz-Linares. The Institute for Scientific Information...

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