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2014-03-14 08:25:27

HANNOVER, Germany, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huawei, a leading information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, held a co-event with soccer club Borussia Dortmund GmbH & Co. KGaA (BVB) at the Huawei booth C50 in hall 2 at CeBIT. In this frame BVB key player Mr. Neven Subotic presented a BVB jersey to Mr. Swift Liu, President, Enterprise Networking Product Line of Huawei Enterprise Business Group. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140314/CN83503 Huawei...

2012-02-15 14:00:00

Chromalox today announced the opening of its new sales office in Dortmund, Germany Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) February 15, 2012 Chromalox, a leading manufacturer of electric heat and control products, today announced the opening of its new sales office in Dortmund, Germany. The Chromaloxteam will provide sales, design, and service and support for customers in process industries across Germany. “We are excited to expand our presence in Europe, so that we may serve the growing process...

2009-08-17 19:52:32

Recently, several astronomical experiments have revealed mysterious components of elementary particles. But up until now, the origin of electrons and positrons is unknown. Is dark matter the actual origin of this radiation, as some physicists speculate? Now an international team of astrophysicists, including the Bochum junior professor Dr. Julia Becker and the Dortmund physicist Prof. Dr. Dr. Wolfgang Rohde, have found a simple explanation: giant stars, at least fifteen times the mass of our...

2009-07-23 10:52:04

With the "Reinhard Koselleck-Program" the Deutsche Forschungsgesellschaft (DFG) has an independent funding scheme for especially innovative and risky research since 2008. Now the experimental physicist Prof. Manfred Bayer from TU Dortmund is one of the supported scientists. With 1.5 million Euros, DFG enables his research in the field of ultrafast acoustics.With the method of ultrafast acoustics a thin metal film is bombarded with a highly intensive laser pulse. The film reacts with a...

2009-07-09 16:00:00

For more than 100 years it has been known that light comes in small packages, the so-called photons. The discovery of this quantization of the light field has opened up a new field of physics - quantum optics. In the sixties one of its pioneers, the Nobel Prize winner Roy Glauber, suggested to characterize light sources according to the sequence of their emitted photons. But the realization of this idea has been very limited up to now. In modern lasers the light emission can take place within...

2009-01-30 06:30:00

DORTMUND, Germany, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect Software GmbH unveiled LiveDigitalCopy(TM), a new system that allows content owners to add dynamic format transcoding to their Video-DVDs. Unlike traditional "digital copy" solutions based on pre-encoded files on a separate DVD, LiveDigitalCopy(TM) performs a "managed copy" by dynamically transcoding the actual DVD content and transferring it to a wide variety of devices. By using dynamic content transcoding it is possible to optimize the...

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