Dany Jair Munoz-Pinto and Zuyi (Jacky) Huang, graduate students in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, each have been named a recipient of the Paul and Ellen Deisler Fellowship in Chemical Engineering. These fellowships are awarded on the...
Dr. Roland Kaunas, assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering Texas A&M University, will give a talk Wednesday (Dec. 2) at 3:30 p.m. in Room 203 of the Zachry Engineering Center. Kaunas’s talk, “Coping with Stress — at the Cellular Level,”...
Yves Rossy’s attempt to fly 28 km across the the Strait of Gibraltar from Tangier in Morocco to Atlanterra in southern Spain fell short. He did make it about 15 km flying his jetwing before he ditched into the Atlantic. I posted about him before: Jetson Jetplane Over English Channel...
Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS), a leading global supplier of high performance products to drive energy-efficiency, is pleased to participate in the Applied Materials 'Silicon Valley Turkey Trot'?. Fairchild is sponsoring the Fittest Firm Competition, one of several "races within the...
Reducing carbon dioxide to safe levels may require extracting carbon from the air, says Cornell climate researcher.
Chemists and physicists have succeeded in getting custom-shaped microparticles to interact and self-assemble in a controlled way in a liquid crystal.
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After hitting bottom in Q1’09, mobile display shipments for Q2’09 reached 360 million, up 30% Q/Q and 3% Y/Y. Revenues were up 29% Q/Q to $2.93 billion, but down 5% Y/Y. [...]
A new Web site called Trefis gives average investors some hi-tech tools for building financial models for the companies they follow.
The struggling online video site is selling its name, trademark and other technology, but says it will keep operating in some form.
Asana, started by a Facebook co-founder, has raised money from well-known venture capitalists for its workplace productivity software.
Trends suggest electronics sales may be solid during the holiday shopping season, while sales of apparel could get pummeled.
Retailers are trumpeting great deals on televisions heading into Black Friday, but the steepest discounts this year are limited to a few sets.
Facebook has established a dual-class stock structure, a move that helps lay the groundwork for an eventual initial public offering.