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Powering the bottom line
12-April-2018

A risk-based optimization scheme boosts confidence and profitability for future mixed-technology power plants.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
The raw power of human motion
12-April-2018

Standalone power modules that harvest and convert vibrations from their surroundings into electricity could soon fuel future microsystems.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Rats sniff out TB in children
9-April-2018

Research shows that rats can detect tuberculosis in children with higher accuracy than standard microscopy tests.

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Contact: Elizabeth Hawkins Institution: Springer Nature
 
Discovery of compounds that keep plants fresh
9-April-2018
 
Why noise can enhance sensitivity to weak signals
5-April-2018

A team of Japanese researchers has discovered a new mechanism to explain stochastic resonance, in which sensitivity to weak signals is enhanced by noise. The finding is expected to help electronic devices become smaller and more energy-efficient.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
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