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A University of Akron researcher is leveraging advanced modeling and simulation techniques to more precisely understand how organic materials bond to inorganic materials, a natural phenomenon that if harnessed, could lead to the design of composite materials and devices for such applications as bone replacement, sensing systems, efficient energy generation and treatment of diseases.
EXTON, Pa., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI) and its business partner VT MAK, a company of VT Systems, Inc., are developing AGI SMART, which will bring decision-quality knowledge to battle simulations.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- RSNA, Hall B, Booth #9131 -- Ziosoft, Inc., a leader in functional visualization and analytics, will launch its PhyZiodynamic solutions at the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA) being held November 28 - December 3, 2010 in Chicago.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Top-performing companies are three times more likely to be leading users of analytics according to a new report today released by IBM Institute for Business Value (NYSE: IBM) and MIT Sloan Management Review.
CHICAGO, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Heaven at the End of Science: An Argument for a New Worldview of Hope, by Philip Mereton, takes a fresh and bold look at the debate between science and religion -- and attempts to go farther than any other book to unite them.
MCKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigmetrix, the company that revolutionized the mechanical variation and tolerance analysis software space, announced today the availability of its CETOL 6 Sigma Version 8.2 software for CATIA, Pro/ENGINEER, and SolidWorks CAD systems.
PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- NIKSUN, Inc., a world leader in real-time enterprise network surveillance solutions, today announced the release of its new and powerful Alpine software for its network appliances.
Terrorist networks are complex.
SEATTLE, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software today announced explosive growth in the use of Tableau Public. Launched in February, the company's product lets bloggers and publishers tell stories with data on the web.
Ptolemaic System -- The Ptolemaic system was a system to explain the motions of the heavens, espoused by Claudius Ptolemaeus in Almagest sometime around the second century, C.E., and accepted for over a thousand years by the vast majority of people to be the correct cosmological model. Unlike earlier systems (such as 'the stars move because that is the will of the gods', or the model of concentric spheres), the Ptolemaic model explained all phenomena in the sky, while holding to Plato's...
Geocentric Model -- The geocentric model of the cosmos is a paradigm which places the Earth at the center of the universe. Common in ancient Greece, it was believed by both Aristotle and Ptolemy. Most Greeks assumed that the Sun, Moon, stars, and planets orbit Earth. Similar ideas were held in ancient China. The geocentric model was gradually replaced by the heliocentric model of Copernicus and Galileo due to the simplicity and predictive accuracy of that newer model. In this model, a...
- totally perplexed and mixed up.