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Mar. 30, 2016 — Custom-made hybrid pixel array detectors (HPADs) have been developed for synchrotron applications, scientists report. The research group has shown that it is now possible to develop HPADs with ... read more

Mar. 28, 2016 — The proton sounds like a simple object, but it's not. Inside, there's a teeming microcosm of quarks and gluons with properties such as spin and "color" charge that contribute to ... read more

Sniffing out a Dangerous Vapor

Mar. 26, 2016 — Engineers have developed a new type of fiber material for a handheld scanner that can detect small traces of alkane fuel vapor, a valuable advancement that could be an early-warning signal for leaks ... read more

Optimized Analytics Reduce 'False Negatives' in the Detection of Nanoparticles

Mar. 23, 2016 — A group of investigators has undertaken the task of reducing particles losses and avoid false negatives with regard to the detection of nanoparticles. Many everyday products and our environment ... read more

Mar. 30, 2016 — Human breath contains a number of volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Accurate detection of specific VOCs in exhaled breath can provide essential information for the early diagnosis of diseases. Now ... read more

Mar. 18, 2016 — In Colombia, large areas are teeming with mines that are almost impossible to detect with traditional methods. Researchers are now developing a new mine clearance technology, based on ground ... read more

Mar. 15, 2016 — Although Barot did not build the bombs, national security experts believe terrorists continue to be interested in such devices for terror plots. Now researchers have proposed a new technique to ... read more

Mar. 15, 2016 — Physicists are seeing big potential in small semiconductor nanowires for improved optical infrared sensor ... read more

Mar. 2, 2016 — One of the world's top particle accelerators has reached a milestone, achieving its 'first turns' -- circulating beams of particles for the first time. Japan's SuperKEKB ... read more

Feb. 26, 2016 — Reliable information about the structure of pharmaceutical compounds is important for patient safety, for the development of related drugs and for patenting purposes. However, working out the ... read more

Feb. 23, 2016 — A new opto-electronic drilling system detects minute changes during orthopedic surgery, allowing surgeons to correct drilling trajectories during the procedure itself. The system eliminates ... read more

Feb. 19, 2016 — A chemist is developing inexpensive, portable and reusable sensors that use a component of DNA to detect gold, mercury, silver, lead and other ... read more

Feb. 16, 2016 — A technique called plasmonic interferometry has the potential to enable compact, ultra-sensitive biosensors for a variety of applications. A fundamental advance could help make such devices more ... read more

Feb. 12, 2016 — Members of the International Daya Bay Collaboration, who track the production and flavor-shifting behavior of electron antineutrinos generated at a nuclear power complex in China, have obtained the ... read more

Feb. 11, 2016 — For the first time, scientists have observed ripples in the fabric of spacetime called gravitational waves, arriving at Earth from a cataclysmic event in the distant universe. This confirms a major ... read more

Feb. 10, 2016 — Researchers are developing a low-cost prototype that will allow for the remote detect hazardous gases from the analysis of color changes adopted by certain compounds in the presence of such ... read more

Feb. 9, 2016 — Since the discovery of the diffraction of X-rays by crystals just over 100 years ago, X-ray diffraction as a method of structure determination has dominated structural research in materials science ... read more

Ghost Imaging in the Time Domain Could Revolutionize the Imaging of Disturbance-Sensitive Signals

Feb. 9, 2016 — New research open up new outlooks on ghost imaging in the time domain. The conventional approach to decode information carried by ultrafast optical signals that propagate in optical fibers employs ... read more

Feb. 8, 2016 — Electrical engineers have developed a pedestrian detection system that performs in near real-time (two-four frames per second) and with higher accuracy (close to half the error) compared to existing ... read more

Feb. 8, 2016 — A new sensor will make life safer for the elderly, say its developers. Pressure measurements enable a newly developed fall detector to "observe" falls that current sensors do not register, ... read more

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