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2011-03-15 13:10:54

Baylor College of Medicine's Center for Globalization has been launched with a $5 million gift from BCM Trustee Wallace S. Wilson. The center will serve as an umbrella for BCM's existing international programs, as well as new global initiatives in education, research and patient care. Extending global reach "We have outlined a strategy for extending Baylor's reach around the world," said Dr. Paul Klotman, BCM President and CEO. "Mr. Wilson has been extremely supportive of this vision and is...


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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.