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2014-04-01 23:02:33

Lake Shore plans to apply the SWISSto12 technology to its popular line of cryogenic probe stations for the exploration of new semiconductor materials. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 Lake Shore Cryotronics, Inc. and SWISSto12, SA announced today that they have entered into an exclusive agreement under which SWISSto12 will supply Lake Shore with purpose-specific terahertz (THz) waveguides based on SWISSto12’s patent-pending low-loss technology. SWISSto12’s waveguide products enable...

High-speed Tests Used To Demonstrate Space Penetrator Concept
2013-08-19 08:09:50

ESA Tests are being carried out under a technology development program for planetary penetrators to assess the feasibility of delivering instrument packages to the subsurface of a planet or icy satellite at high speed. Traditionally, rovers or landers are delivered to the surface of a planet or moon, where a slow, careful descent is required, and where drilling or digging into the subsurface requires additional payload. But engineers are looking at an alternative way to access the...

Practical New Approach To Holographic Video: MIT
2013-06-20 05:17:32

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists are reporting in the journal Nature that they have developed a new approach that could lead to cheaper, color holographic-video displays. Researchers are using this new technique to build a prototype color holographic-video display with a resolution similar to that of a standard-definition TV that can update video images 30 times a second. The heart of the display features an optical chip that resembles a microscopic slide....

Daimer Debuts Vapor Steam Cleaner With Higher Pressure Flow, HEPA, And Vacuum For Powerful Bed Bug Removal
2012-12-25 21:56:02

PRWEB Hotels, motels, and the rest of the hospitality industry always fear when a bed bug incident arises, and the potential widespread impact within their facilities. New EPA-complaint vapor steam cleaners offer a powerful way to kill bed bugs, and allow for their easy extraction and disposal in better ways than existing conventional steam cleaning equipment technologies. Woburn, MA (PRWEB) December 24, 2012 Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the world's leading supplier and major U.S.A....

2012-12-25 05:01:37

Hotels, motels, and the rest of the hospitality industry always fear when a bed bug incident arises, and the potential widespread impact within their facilities. New EPA-complaint vapor steam cleaners offer a powerful way to kill bed bugs, and allow for their easy extraction and disposal in better ways than existing conventional steam cleaning equipment technologies. Woburn, MA (PRWEB) December 24, 2012 Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the world's leading supplier and major U.S.A. brand of...

Daimer Releases Steam Cleaner For Homeowners
2012-11-26 08:30:33

PRWEB Homeowners demand high-quality commercial steam cleaners from reputable providers. A powerful vapor steam cleaner model made for professional steam cleaning contractors is available to the public right during the holiday season. Woburn, MA (PRWEB) November 23, 2012 Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the world's leading brand of steam cleaners, such as steam vacuum cleaners, industrial steam cleaner systems, and popular carpet steam cleaner machines to over 200 countries, is shipping...

Classic Design Meets Fuel-efficient Power
2012-05-28 11:37:05

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com In a classic case of old turns new, the somewhat ironically named Coalition for Sustainable Rail (CSR) announced last week plans to create the world´s first and only carbon-neutral, high-speed locomotive by modifying a classic 1937 locomotive with new, bio-fuel burning engines. The CSR is the result of a collaboration between University of Minnesota´s Institute on the Environment (IonE) students and the nonprofit group Sustainable Rail...

2008-01-17 03:00:25

By Jim Warren, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Jan. 17--It's been roughly 50 years since a steam locomotive operated on the railroad tracks around Lexington. But that's about to change. The R.J. Corman Railroad Co. has taken delivery on a Chinese-built steam locomotive, which it plans to park on a siding just off Cox Street, both as a piece of historic preservation and for actual use on as-yet-unspecified "special occasions." Company owner Rick Corman says he expects to fire up the...