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2009-10-15 13:56:31

In the quest for smaller, faster computer chips, researchers are increasingly turning to quantum mechanics -- the exotic physics of the small. The problem: the manufacturing techniques required to make quantum devices have been equally exotic. That is, until now. Researchers at Ohio State University have discovered a way to make quantum devices using technology common to the chip-making industry today. This work might one day enable faster, low-power computer chips. It could also lead to...

2009-10-06 08:38:53

Small bits of metal may play a new role in solar power. Researchers at Ohio State University are experimenting with polymer semiconductors that absorb the sun's energy and generate electricity. The goal: lighter, cheaper, and more-flexible solar cells. They have now discovered that adding tiny bits of silver to the plastic boosts the materials' electrical current generation. Paul Berger, professor of electrical and computer engineering and professor of physics at Ohio State, led the team that...

2009-07-09 10:00:00

ATLANTA, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aon Consulting, the global human capital consulting organization of Aon Corporation (NYSE: AOC), today announced that Paul Berger has joined the firm as chief medical officer for the U.S. Health & Benefits Practice. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20041215/CGW049LOGO) Berger will be working with clients across numerous segments to drive quality outcomes, wellness strategies and improved coordination of the care employees receive. He...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.