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Florida Researchers Make Gains Toward Practical Semiconductor Switch

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February 16, 2001
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A device taking shape in a University of Florida laboratory could lead to more reliable electricity, shoring up the nation's aging power grid at a time when deregulation and the other forces behind California's blackouts are steadily creeping into other states.

Gainesville, FL (Feb. 12, 2001) --- If you've ever lost a computer file when the power died, you know California isn't the only state with an electricity problem.


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