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2013-12-10 20:20:36

American Security Project hosted the first day of a major fusion power conference WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, December 10, 2013 the American Security Project hosted the first day of the 34(th) Annual Fusion Power Associates Conference. Entitled "Fusion Energy: Visions for the Future," the conference featured participation from some of the world's top fusion scientists. Particular highlights included Dr. Osamu Motajima, the Director General of...

2013-07-25 08:23:26

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The University of Alabama in Huntsville is conducting pulsed fusion propulsion research with the Charger-1 device. The Charger-1 is a ~500 kJ pulsed power facility capable of 2 MA discharges at 3 TW of instantaneous power. For comparison, the electrical power in the entire global grid is 15 TW. The Charger-1 will be used to research pertinent technologies for pulsed z-pinch fusion propulsion. In z-pinch fusion, a current discharge...

2013-05-07 16:20:21

TULSA, Okla., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) announced today the release of its latest technical publication, Energy Resources for Human Settlement in the Solar System and Earth's Future in Space, a compilation of peer-reviewed geologic studies. The book, available in hardcover from AAPG at http://store.aapg.org, and at AAPG's national convention in Pittsburgh, Pa., May 19-22, takes a fascinating look at the role...

2013-04-01 11:19:37

To increase the neutron detection efficiency of Bulk-Micromegas (MICRO-MEsh GAseous Structure) neutron detectors, researchers from Lanzhou University (China), IRFU-CEA (France), and the University of Tennesse-Knoxville (USA) have proposed three novel converters. When validated using Monte Carlo simulations, the design results in a threefold increase in neutron detection efficiencies. This work is described in detail in SCI CHINA: Tech. Sci. 2013, 43(3). The team have now made a...

2013-01-30 12:21:46

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "Like fossil fuels, helium is a finite resource. While the known supplies are sufficient to meet demand for more than 100 years, and with advances in exploration and drilling, chances are that we may find even more, this finite resource must be managed," is the message Walter Nelson, director of Helium sourcing at Air Products (NYSE: APD) delivered today at the European Industrial Gas Association (EIGA) Symposium in Brussels, Belgium. Air...

2012-09-11 06:27:21

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- PartTec, Ltd., an Indiana-based manufacturer of radiation detection technologies, has signed an agreement to manufacture and market a neutron detector system that may help researchers identify the underlying causes of human diseases. Using the Neutron-Sensitive Anger Camera developed by the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, biologists can study a wider variety of proteins. Insight gained from studying these...

2012-08-29 06:20:35

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- PartTec, Ltd., a leader in neutron radiation detection technology, announced that Paul C. Dreier has joined the company as V.P. and Chief Business Development Officer. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120829/CG64891) Dreier brings extensive international success in business and product development to PartTec. In his most recent V.P. and Director positions for FLIR Systems, Inc. (ICx Technologies), Paul drove strategic...

2011-03-21 11:07:00

"5.52 Grams of Gold per Tonne Over 15.9 Metres True Width at Santoy 8 Gold Mine and 17.33 grams of Gold per Tonne over 4.0 Metres at Santoy Gap" Trading SymbolsTSX - CRJ NYSE Amex - CGR SASKATOON, March 21 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Resources Inc. (TSX-CRJ) (NYSE Amex-CGR) ("Claude" or the "Company") today reported exploration results from its underground and surface drill programs at the 100 percent owned Santoy 8 Gold Mine and from the Santoy Gap located north of the Santoy 8 Gold...