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2010-04-30 15:05:00

HOUSTON, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO) announced today that it will release first quarter 2010 financial results on Wednesday, May 5, 2010 after the market closes. In conjunction with the release, ION has scheduled a conference call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet, for Thursday, May 6 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central). What: ION First Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call When: Thursday, May 6, 2010 -...

2010-04-27 16:45:00

GUILFORD, Conn. and SAN FRANCISCO, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ion Torrent today announced the winners of the Ion Personal Genome Machine (PGM(TM)) Sequencer Grants. These grants were given in honor of the pioneering work of Drs. James Watson and Gordon Moore, which inspired the creation of the Ion Torrent(TM) semiconductor sequencing technology. This April marks the 57th anniversary of the publication of the double helix structure of DNA and the 45th anniversary of the publication of...

2010-04-27 08:05:00

CHICAGO, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Consider this nightmare: Each night millions of women toss and turn and try to get to sleep but can't because of hormonal hot flashes, night sweats and chills. Add to that the women who can't sleep because of aches and pains, sore muscles and stress and you've got a lot of women starting their days on the proverbial wrong side of the bed. Now, thanks to science and Mother Nature, there's a non-prescription, non-hormonal way for women to get a good...

2010-03-29 03:00:00

HOUSTON, March 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO) today announced that it has successfully completed the previously announced land seismic equipment joint venture with BGP Inc., the world's leading land seismic contractor. Originally announced at the Society of Exploration Geophysicists' (SEG) annual conference in October 2009, the joint venture transactions received all necessary government and regulatory approvals in both the United States and the...

2010-02-12 09:37:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and year-end 2009 financial results on Wednesday, February 17, 2010 after the market closes. In conjunction with the release, ION has scheduled a conference call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet, for Thursday, February 18 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central). What: ION Fourth Quarter 2009 Earnings Conference Call When:...

2010-02-01 06:00:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO) today announced that on January 29, 2010, the jury in a patent infringement lawsuit filed by ION against seismic equipment provider Sercel, Inc. in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas returned a verdict in its favor. The jury found that Sercel infringed the ION patent and awarded ION $25.2 million in past compensatory damages. ION intends to ask the court to issue a permanent...

2010-01-27 06:49:42

New material finds 'needle in a haystack,' shows promise for clean-up Not every object is food to a Venus flytrap. Like the carnivorous plant, a new material developed at Northwestern University permanently traps only its desired prey, the radioactive ion cesium, and not other harmless ions like sodium. The synthetic material, made from layers of a gallium, sulfur and antimony compound, is very selective. The Northwestern researchers found it to be extremely successful in removing cesium --...

2009-11-04 09:55:00

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite what you may have heard about that hemlock incident, Socrates isn't dead. In fact, he's alive and well and now promoting online compliance solutions for RegScan, Inc. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091104/NE05160 ) In late October, RegScan, Inc. launched its new regulatory-based task management system at NAEM's 17th Annual EHS Management Forum. And what is the name of this system? RegScan Socrates(TM), of course. Socrates...

2009-10-28 06:00:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO) announced today that it will release third quarter 2009 financial results on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 after the market closes. In conjunction with the release, ION has scheduled a conference call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet, for Thursday, November 5 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central). What: ION Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Conference Call When: Thursday,...

2009-10-23 15:30:00

HOUSTON and BEIJING, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO) and BGP Inc., a world-leading geophysical company, today announced that they have signed a term sheet to create a joint venture that will provide land seismic products worldwide. The joint venture will align ION's innovative land equipment business with BGP's own expertise and experience in land seismic operations to create a new enterprise with the resources, technology and experience...


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2005-05-25 18:44:16

In chemistry, salt is a general term used for ionic compounds composed of positively charged cations and negatively charged anions, so that the product is neutral and without a net charge. These ions can be inorganic (Cl-) as well as organic (CH3-COO-) and monoatomic (F-) as well as polyatomic ions (SO42-). Solutions of salts in water are called electrolytes. Electrolytes as well as molten salts conduct electricity. Zwitterions are salts that contain an anionic center and a cationic...

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