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Mechanical Engineering - Computer Science / Telecom - 27.05.2010
Video: Walking robot navigates bumpy ground
ANN ARBOR, Mich.—A robot named MABEL with a human-like gait can walk over rough terrain in University of Michigan electrical engineering professor Jessy Grizzle's lab.

Computer Science / Telecom - 26.05.2010

Administration - Computer Science / Telecom - 26.05.2010

Business / Economics - Computer Science / Telecom - 25.05.2010
Readers assess Stanford Report transformation to email
Readers assess Stanford Report transformation to email
A readership survey suggests that Stanford Report 's transition from a weekly newspaper to a daily "eNews" has been successful.

Computer Science / Telecom - History / Archeology - 21.05.2010
James Murdoch launches UCL's Centre for Digital Humanities
James Murdoch launches UCL’s Centre for Digital Humanities
The Centre for Digital Humanities brings together research from the traditionally separate disciplines of computing and humanities to create new tools that enhance the understanding and study of the humanities and culture heritage.

Computer Science / Telecom - 20.05.2010

Computer Science / Telecom - 18.05.2010
Bristol promotes interactive learning in India
Bristol promotes interactive learning in India
Dr Sri Subramanian from the Department of Computer Science has been leading a project examining the use of interactive technology in school classrooms in India.

Chemistry - Computer Science / Telecom - 13.05.2010
Cell Phone Sensors for Toxins Developed at UC San Diego
Tiny sensors tucked into cell phones could map airborne toxins in real time May 13, 2010 By Susan Brown A tiny flake of silicon can be engineered to respond to a wide range of chemical hazards.

Computer Science / Telecom - 12.05.2010

Chemistry - Computer Science / Telecom - 11.05.2010
Spiders at the Nanoscale: Molecules that Behave Like Robots
Spiders at the Nanoscale: Molecules that Behave Like Robots
PASADENA, Calif.—A team of scientists from Columbia University, Arizona State University, the University of Michigan, and the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have programmed an autonomous molecular "robot" made out of DNA to start, move, turn, and stop while following a DNA track.

Computer Science / Telecom - Electroengineering - 06.05.2010

Computer Science / Telecom - 05.05.2010
Project explores the 'internet of things'
Project explores the ’internet of things’
Researchers from UCL have developed a digital tool that allows people to attach memories to objects in the form of text, audio or video.

Computer Science / Telecom - 04.05.2010

Life Sciences - Computer Science / Telecom - 03.05.2010

Event - Computer Science / Telecom - 29.04.2010

Physics - Computer Science / Telecom - 28.04.2010
Princeton-led center focuses on the future of computer system design
Princeton-led center focuses on the future of computer system design
Princeton engineers are leading a research center that brings together scientists and engineers from multiple universities to determine how to improve the speed, reliability and energy-efficiency of tomorrow's computer systems while reducing their cost.

Health - Computer Science / Telecom - 27.04.2010
The UCL Centre for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine: one year on
The UCL Centre for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine: one year on
It brings together 160 research groups from several faculties, specialised hospitals and institutes across UCL, including the MRC National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR), with a common interes

Computer Science / Telecom - Health - 27.04.2010
Pioneering video telephone system accessible for all
Pioneering video telephone system accessible for all
People with disabilities and those who are elderly may find it hard to communicate using existing voice telephones.

Chemistry - Computer Science / Telecom - 26.04.2010

Event - Computer Science / Telecom - 23.04.2010

Earth Sciences - Computer Science / Telecom - 21.04.2010
Envisat keeping an eye on the Eyjafjallajoekull volcano
Envisat keeping an eye on the Eyjafjallajoekull volcano 21 April 2010 The development of the ash plume from Iceland's Eyjafjallajoekull volcano between 17-20 April is tracked in this series of Envisat images. On 17 and 19 April, the brown-coloured ash plume is visible travelling in a roughly southeasterly direction over the Atlantic Ocean by the prevailing western air current.

Mathematics - Computer Science / Telecom - 21.04.2010
Senior Karp wins $250,000 Hertz Fellowship for graduate study
Senior Karp wins $250,000 Hertz Fellowship for graduate study
Princeton senior David Karp has parlayed a passion for the aerodynamics of supersonic jets and race cars into $250,000 in no-strings-attached research funding.

Life Sciences - Computer Science / Telecom - 20.04.2010
Researchers to study how the brain 'rewires itself'
Researchers to study how the brain ’rewires itself’
A researcher from UCL is part of a US-led team investigating how the brain and its microcircuitry react to physiological changes and what could be done to encourage its recovery from injury.

Computer Science / Telecom - 18.04.2010
UM Engineers Receive Grant from the Office of Naval Research to Develop Methods for Analyzing Data
April 19, 2010 — Corla Gables — A new grant from the Office of Naval Research will fund the work of University of Miami (UM) College of Engineering professors and their collaborators from Indiana University and BAE Systems to develop automated methods for analyzing data. Such methods could potentially serve as tools for human analysts and decision makers.

Computer Science / Telecom - Law - 15.04.2010

Computer Science / Telecom - Administration - 13.04.2010

Computer Science / Telecom - 12.04.2010
Google buys student start-up
Google buys student start-up
The firm was founded in 2009 by Mark Cummins and James Philbin, two graduate students from Oxford University's Department of Engineering Science, to commercialise technology stemming from their doctoral research.

Computer Science / Telecom - Event - 08.04.2010
Flood-It: a game worth a million dollars
Flood-It: a game worth a million dollars
Flood-It is a computer game played by millions the world over. The object is to turn a board full of coloured squares into one single colour in a limited number of 'flood-filling' moves.

Health - Computer Science / Telecom - 08.04.2010
UM Surgeons Use Surgical Robot to Remove Throat Cancer
UM Surgeons Use Surgical Robot to Remove Throat Cancer
April 09, 2010 — Miami — Surgeons from the Department of Otolaryngology at UHealth ? University of Miami Health System have performed the first removal of throat cancer in South Florida using a surgical robot.

Mathematics - Computer Science / Telecom - 07.04.2010
Phantom traffic jams
Phantom traffic jams
This Easter, motorists will experience the familiar frustration of being stuck on a motorway in a 'phantom' traffic jam that eventually disperses with no road works to blame, or any other apparent cause.

Media - Computer Science / Telecom - 06.04.2010
Columbia University Announces New Dual-Degree Master's Program in Journalism and Computer Science
Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism and The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science have announced plans to launch a dual-degree Master of Science Program in Computer Science and

Computer Science / Telecom - 30.03.2010
Google funds new research to help blind web surfers
New research by University of Manchester scientists that could help blind people find their way around the World Wide Web has been given a boost with a 50,000 grant from Google.

Computer Science / Telecom - 30.03.2010
University of Minnesota study finds Hiawatha light-rail line has significantly improved job access for low-wage workers
University of Minnesota study finds Hiawatha light-rail line has significantly improved job access for low-wage workers
MINNEAPOLIS / ST. PAUL (03/30/2010) —The Hiawatha light-rail line provides significant benefits for transit-dependent low-wage workers and improves overall transportation equity in the Twin Cities, according to new University of Minnesota Center for Transportation Studies research. By focusing on the impacts of the Hiawatha light-rail line, which runs between downtown Minneapolis and its southern suburbs, the study's authors attempted to uncover whether Twin Cities transitways effectively connect low-wage workers with suitable job opportunities.

Health - Computer Science / Telecom - 29.03.2010
Study: E-prescribing cuts medication errors by seven-fold
Medication errors are cut by seven-fold when doctors use an electronic system to write prescriptions, compared with scrawling prescriptions by hand, reports a new study by physician-scientists at Weill Cornell Medical College (WCMC), published online recently in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.

Computer Science / Telecom - Environment - 29.03.2010
Energy Dashboard to Help Campus Curb Appetite for Power
After an extensive period of testing, researchers have launched an Internet portal to showcase the real-time measurement and visualization of energy use on the University of California, San Diego campus.

Computer Science / Telecom - Art and Design - 29.03.2010
Energy is theme for 'Art of Science' contest
"Given Princeton's deep strengths in cross-disciplinary energy research and the recent establishment of the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment , we felt that energy would be a terrific t

Earth Sciences - Computer Science / Telecom - 25.03.2010
From Thousands of Miles Away, Students Use Crisis Mapping Tool to Aid Chile's Relief Efforts
Students at Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) are using the latest digital technology and crisis mapping tools to aid Chilean earthquake relief efforts with the web-based platform Ushahidi. On Feb. 27, Patrick Meier, Ushahidi's director of crisis mapping and strategic partnerships, was speaking at a conference at Columbia on the role of digital technology in international affairs, sponsored by student-run blog The Morningside Post .

Computer Science / Telecom - 23.03.2010

Computer Science / Telecom - Mechanical Engineering - 23.03.2010
Good vibrations
Good vibrations
Energy harvesting ? using vibrations from the environment to produce electricity ? has been around for over a decade, but Dr Stephen Burrow and his team in the Department of Aerospace Engineering hope that within five years it could be powering devices such as heart monitors and mobile phones.

Computer Science / Telecom - Business / Economics - 18.03.2010
Ray Stata to deliver 2010 Commencement address
A ?loyal friend? of the Institute for more than 50 years, the alumnus will speak to graduates in June MIT analysis suggests wind turbines could cause temperatures to rise and fall New microscopy tech

Computer Science / Telecom - Health - 18.03.2010
Inaugural Lecture of Geraldine Fitzpatrick
Designing technology that works - putting people first Since the 1940s when ‘human factors' experts were first called upon to help redesign an airline cockpit, the field of human computer inter

Mathematics - Computer Science / Telecom - 16.03.2010
Math Professor Works to Keep Students Off "The Street"
For years, Chris Wiggins has observed a common trend in the post-Columbia career paths of his top math students: They join Wall Street banks. “They're resigned to becoming quants,” says Wiggins, 39, a professor of applied mathematics at the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science .

Computer Science / Telecom - 14.03.2010
- Speech study may help phone booking line
Automated ticket booking lines could be improved to better understand what customers are saying, thanks to research.

Event - Computer Science / Telecom - 14.03.2010
Eric Brewer to receive $150,000 ACM-Infosys Foundation Award for scalable Web technology
Eric Brewer, professor of electrical engineering and computer sciences at the University of California, Berkeley, is the 2009 recipient of the ACM-Infosys Foundation Award in the Computing Sciences, a prestigious honor that comes with a $150,000 prize.

Computer Science / Telecom - Event - 14.03.2010

Computer Science / Telecom - Environment - 09.03.2010
Software Sustainability Institute funding announced
A leading facility which examines the use and development of research software has received a 4.2 million grant from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Led by EPCC at

Computer Science / Telecom - Business / Economics - 09.03.2010
Jeffrey Jaffe named W3C CEO
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) today named Jeffrey Jaffe ?76, SM ?77, PhD ?79 its new chief executive officer.

Law - Computer Science / Telecom - 09.03.2010
15 Moore’s years. 3D chip stacking will take Moore’s Law past 2020
Zurich, Switzerland, 9 March 2010 —Some laws are made to be broken, and others are made to be followed.
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