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Thin films for more efficient solar cells
8-October-2018

Tantalum nitride as thin layers improve the extraction of electrons from silicon solar cells.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
PolyU develops eNightLog System for caring of the Elderly with Dementia
8-October-2018

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has developed eNightLog, a multi-function nighttime monitoring system for the elderly with dementia, to track their respiration and activities in bed for preventing fall or wandering away.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
Mining Red Sea bacteria for industrial potential
4-October-2018

Genome sequencing of two Red Sea bacteria highlights their potential as industrial workhorses.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Smart mud to smooth the way for drilling wells
30-September-2018

A comprehensive model for simulating mudcake growth during oil extraction could transform well-drilling protocols.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Attempting to tame plasmas in fusion
30-September-2018

A numerical study reveals how to reduce instabilities in the complex flow of plasma in converging geometry of particles in fusion reactions.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
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