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2012-02-21 12:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: SRI Sarnoff will demonstrate its View 360 at AUSA's Winter Symposium and Exposition. View 360 is a long-range, high-resolution persistent 360 situational awareness camera system. It has full resolution and full 360 degree recording. Users can record while viewing and continue recording while playing back. In addition, the View 360 can be...

2012-02-16 08:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI Sarnoff's TerraSight(TM) video and information processing now includes a salience-based compression (SBC) module, allowing dismounted soldiers to view and communicate mission-critical information on handheld devices. TerraSight integrates streaming video and data for situational understanding and real-time decision-making from surveillance and early warning air and ground sensors. The SBC module reduces overall bandwidth requirements to...

2012-02-09 08:00:00

• Theme: “Innovation through Imagination” • Seven high-profile keynotes confirmed • Critical new research from SRI International to be presented • Featured discussion: “The Healthy Town of the Future” New York, NY (PRWEB) February 09, 2012 The Global Spa and Wellness Summit (GSWS) today shared details about its annual conference to be held in Aspen, Colorado from June 3-6, 2012. This year´s Summit, which will take place on the Aspen...

2012-01-25 12:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Rathnam Chaguturu, Ph.D., has joined SRI International's Center for Advanced Drug Research (CADRE) as senior director of Exploratory Research. He will be based at SRI Shenandoah Valley in Harrisonburg, Virginia. In this role, Dr. Chaguturu will partner with SRI's drug discovery and development teams and expand collaborative research relationships with academia, disease foundations, nonprofits, and government agencies. "I am pleased to...

2012-01-24 12:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International has introduced MetaFlux, a new software tool to substantially decrease the time required for researchers to construct genome-scale models of metabolic networks. Metabolic networks are the complete set of metabolic and physical processes that determine the physiological and biochemical properties of a cell. Genome-scale models are used to predict cell growth rate, combinations of chemicals that can support...

2012-01-17 13:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Cyberlearning Research Summit, organized by SRI International and the Lawrence Hall of Science. This event will feature discussions on the future of learning, and the technology necessary for scalable and lasting advances in STEM education. The National Science Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are sponsoring the event, which is hosted by the National...

2012-01-10 12:07:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from SRI International's Center for Technology in Learning compares the use of educational technology for K-12 students in 21 countries. SRI researchers found that despite the recent global economic crisis, economically competitive countries continue to invest in technology to improve their educational systems. Twenty governments indicated that improving school access to the Internet is a major priority, and about half...

2012-01-04 12:44:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- David Liddle has been elected to SRI International's Board of Directors. Liddle joins a prestigious and active board, with representatives from the nonprofit and commercial sectors focused on advancing SRI's vision to be the premier independent source of high-value innovations and solutions. Liddle is also a partner at U.S. Venture Partners, a Silicon Valley venture capital firm, where he focuses primarily on mobile and wireless...

2011-12-20 11:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Research from SRI International has identified a promising new way to produce liquid transportation fuels from coal without consuming water or generating carbon dioxide. Based on data from bench-scale tests, SRI engineers estimate that the capital cost for a full-scale plant using SRI's process would be less than half that of a conventional coal-to-liquids (CTL) plant that uses a process called Fischer-Tropsch synthesis...

2011-12-19 07:30:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --SRI International and Covia Labs have become strategic partners, working together to develop low-cost and secure communications, network management, and situational awareness systems for the U.S. military, public safety agencies, and commercial clients. Under the two-year agreement, the two organizations will support contracts with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Department of Homeland Defense (DHS)...