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2013-03-16 23:01:59

Newly-created position consolidates R&D efforts of Wicks and Wilson and Mekel Technology manufacturer. Frederick, Maryland (USA) and Basingstoke, Hampshire (UK) (PRWEB) March 16, 2013 Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, announced today that Kevin Keeler, research and development (R&D) manager at Wicks and Wilson, a division of The Crowley Company, has been named vice president of research and development. “This is a significant move for both our company and...

Copolymers Create More Space For Hard Disks
2012-11-13 20:36:17

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online With a little chemistry and research, a team of engineers at the University of Texas at Austin has developed a method which may increase the amount of capacity a hard drive can store fivefold. Their research has been published in this week´s edition of the journal Science and will even be put to a real-world test by HGST, a leader in disk drive technology. Disk drive technology has hit a virtual wall as of late, limiting...

2012-09-22 23:01:31

Newest offering from Mekel Technology scans 700 images per minute Frederick, Maryland and Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) September 22, 2012 Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, announces the public unveiling of the Mekel Technology MACH 10 microfilm scanner on Sunday, September 23rd at ARMA International´s 57th Annual Conference and Expo at McCormick Center in Chicago. Available for demo in Booth 645, the MACH10 doubles the speed of Mekel´s MACH5 — scanning up...


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2010-10-27 21:50:51

Photographic film is a sheet of plastic coated with an emulsion containing light-sensitive silver halide salts that when exposed to light it forms a visible image. Through film developing, a chemical process applied to the film, a visible image is created. To create black and white photos there is only one layer of silver salts on the film and when exposed to light the silver salts block light and appear as the black part of the film. Color film uses three layers of salts and dyes in...

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