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Engineering Computation and Living Materials with Synthetic Biology
Start Date: 03/13/2014

Exponential improvements in semiconductor technology have catalyzed amazing advancements in electronics over the past several decades and … more

Engineering Computation and Living Materials with Synthetic Biology
Start Date: 03/13/2014

Exponential improvements in semiconductor technology have catalyzed amazing advancements in electronics over the past several decades and … more

Frontiers of In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy
Start Date: 04/11/2013

The significance and versatility of in situ transmission electron microscopy (TEM) has increased dramatically during the last 10 to 15 years. In … more

Carbon NanoTube Digital Electronics Workshop
Start Date: 09/06/2012

To review and discuss the current status and potential benefits of carbon nanotubes in digital electronic applications. Topics Covered: … more

Contaminants, Water and Human Health: New Lessons from Alligators
Start Date: 06/15/2012

Many chemicals introduced into the environment by humans adversely affect embryonic development of animals, including humans. A disruption of … more

A Memoir of Los Alamos in World War II
Start Date: 05/18/2012

As an undergraduate physics student turned soldier, Dr. Peshkin was lucky to be sent to Los Alamos, where he worked most of the time as Richard … more

Complexity: A Guided Tour
Start Date: 05/04/2012

As science probes the nature of life, society, and technology ever more closely, what it finds there is complexity. The sophisticated group … more

Near-Earth Objects: finding them before they find us
Start Date: 04/13/2012

In the last few years, several known near-Earth asteroids shot closely past the Earth, while on October 6, 2008 a small asteroid was discovered … more

Riding the Waves: Harnessing Ocean Wave Energy through Research, Development, and Testing
Start Date: 03/23/2012

An extremely abundant and promising source of energy exists in the world’s oceans. Ocean energy exists in the forms of wave, tidal, marine … more

The Role of Technology in the Outlook for Energy
Start Date: 03/16/2012

ExxonMobil is investing in technologies for improving energy efficiency, increasing energy supplies, and mitigating CO 2 emissions. Energy … more

A Demographic Look at the Near Future
Start Date: 02/10/2012

Looking at information gathered from the recent census together with other Census Bureau surveys, estimates and projections illuminates … more

Betting on Las Vegas: Designing Popular Slot Games
Start Date: 02/03/2012

The American public wagers some $800 billion in casinos each year, losing about $60 billion. The industry's #1 revenue source is slot machines. … more

Where Do New Medicines Come From?
Start Date: 01/20/2012

Ever wondered how new drugs are discovered? Sometimes it’s a case of serendipity. Sometimes it involves synchrotron science, and sometimes the key … more

The Disappearing Spoon - True Tales of Madness, Love, and World History from the Periodic Table
Start Date: 12/16/2011

Why did Gandhi hate iodine (I, 53)? Why did the Japanese kill Godzilla with missiles made of cadmium (Cd, 48)? How did radium (Ra, 88) nearly ruin … more

The Josephson Volt: NIST's First Quantum Electrical Standard
Start Date: 12/02/2011

The development of voltage standards based on superconductive tunnel junctions began with the 1962 pred more

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