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Using Classroom Schedules To Keep Track Of Flu Outbreaks
2013-02-13 17:38:41

Pennsylvania State University Classroom rosters combined with human-networking theory may give a clearer picture of just how infectious diseases such as influenza can spread through a closed group of people, and even through populations at large. Using high-school schedule data for a community of students, teachers, and staff, Penn State University's Marcel Salathé, an assistant professor of biology, and Timo Smieszek, a post-doctoral researcher, have developed a low-cost but...

2012-11-30 08:22:08

REGINA, SK, Nov. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - What was once believed impossible became a reality on November 16(th): micro sensor motes were successfully sent into a Canadian heavy oil reservoir through an injection well and retrieved via a production well. This exciting result is from a field trial conducted by the PI Innovation Centre - a joint venture of the Canadian Petroleum Technology Research Centre (PTRC) and its Dutch-based partner INCAS(3) - in collaboration with Canadian...