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2010-09-18 07:40:42

The ability of phase-change materials to readily and swiftly transition between different phases has made them valuable as a low-power source of non-volatile or "flash" memory and data storage. Now an entire new class of phase-change materials has been discovered by researchers with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the University of California (UC) Berkeley that could be applied to phase change random access memory (PCM) technologies and possibly optical data...

2010-09-13 05:00:00

XI'AN, China, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Power Equipment, Inc. ("China Power Equipment" or "the Company", OTC: CPQQ), the manufacturer of a new generation of energy saving electric transformers and transformer cores in the People's Republic of China, today announced that it will make a presentation to investors and security analysts during the Rodman & Renshaw conference on September 14, 2010 in New York, NY. The company will present its strategy, products,...

2010-07-27 07:15:00

XI'AN, China, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Power Equipment, Inc. ("China Power Equipment" or "China Power" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: CPQQ), the manufacturer of a new generation of energy saving electric transformers and transformer cores in the People's Republic of China, today reported that it is now taking orders for amorphous alloy cores that can be manufactured using an alloy from a domestic Chinese supplier. Mr. Yongxing (Henry) Song, Chairman and...

2010-07-16 06:00:00

XI'AN, China, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Power Equipment, Inc. ("China Power Equipment" or "China Power" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: CPQQ), the manufacturer of a new generation of energy saving electric transformers and transformer cores in the People's Republic of China, today reported that it is now running regular production at its new plant that manufactures amorphous alloy transformer cores. The new plant is located in the new Xi'an Jingwei Industrial...

2010-07-13 11:18:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerging titanium applications in commercial and military aerospace will be presented at TITANIUM 2010, the 26th annual conference and exhibition, which will be held Oct. 3-6 at the Gaylord Palms Hotel and Convention Center, Kissimmee, FL. The International Titanium Association (ITA), Broomfield, CO, serves as the host and sponsor of TITANIUM 2010. Aerospace, by any yardstick, continues to be the bellwether global business sector for the titanium...

2010-07-13 08:00:00

MIGDAL HAEMEK, Israel, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Jordan Valley Semiconductors Ltd. (JVS), a leading provider of X-ray-based semiconductor in-line metrology tools, announced today the launch of its new JVX7200(TM), which targets the challenging SiGe in-line process monitoring. The system is the first ever production-worthy tool to combine HRXRD (High-Resolution X-Ray Diffraction) and XRR (X-Ray Reflectance) technologies for strain, composition, and thickness measurement of SiGe stacks for sub...

2010-06-10 10:39:00

Agency to consider risks to vulnerable populations SILVER SPRING, Md., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced plans to hold an advisory panel on Dec. 14-15, 2010, to discuss several scientific issues that may affect the regulation of dental amalgam, used for direct filling of carious lesions or structural defects in teeth. The panel meeting will focus particularly on the potential risk to vulnerable populations, such as pregnant women,...

2010-04-12 05:30:00

XI'AN, China, April 12 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Power Equipment, Inc. ("China Power Equipment" or "China Power" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: CPQQ), the manufacturer of a new generation of energy saving electric transformers and transformer cores in the People's Republic of China, today updated its progress in its new plant and in a possible second source for amorphous alloy. Mr. Yongxing Song, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of China Power Equipment, Inc.,...

2010-02-12 08:30:00

SARASOTA, Fla., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunovia Energy Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: SUNV) announced today that esteemed General Frank Akers has chosen to represent Sunovia's LED lighting products for sales to the United States government, including the U.S. military. Sunovia recently announced a 1,100 fixture contract with the Camp Lejeune Marine base in North Carolina for the installation of the company's proprietary EvoLucia(TM)-brand cobra head LED light fixtures. Dr....

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2010-01-27 14:33:12

A new study on the surface chemistry of silver-colored, mercury-based dental fillings suggests that the surface forms of mercury may be less toxic than previously thought. It appears online in ACS' journal Chemical Research in Toxicology. In the study, Graham George and colleagues note that mercury-based fillings, also called amalgams, have been used by dentists to repair teeth for well-over a century. In recent decades their use has become controversial because of concerns about exposure to...


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