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Found 203 articles associated to the institution Tohoku University.
 
New lightweight shape-shifting alloy shows potential for a variety of applications
27-July-2016

A team of researchers at Tohoku University has discovered that the Mg-Sc alloy shows shape memory properties. This finding raises the potential for development and application of lightweight SMAs across a number of industries, including the aerospace industry.

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Sounding-out high blood pressure in diabetics
27-July-2016

Blood pressure can significantly drop by applying 20 minutes of ultrasound to the forearm of type II diabetes patients with treatment-resistant hypertension, according to research from Japan’s Tohoku University.

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Soot may have killed off the dinosaurs and ammonites
18-July-2016

A new hypothesis on the extinction of dinosaurs and ammonites at the end of the Cretaceous Period has been proposed by a research team from Tohoku University and the Japan Meteorological Agency's Meteorological Research Institute.

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Tohoku University researcher awarded Grandes Médailles of CEFRACOR
8-July-2016

Professor Tetsuo Shoji, of Tohoku University's New Industry Creation Hatchery Center, has been awarded the 2015 Grandes Médailles by the Centre Français de l'Anticorrosion (CEFRACOR).

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New Data Replication Method for Disaster-resilient Information Platforms
27-June-2016

Researchers have developed a way to protect data and enable information services to continue working in disaster-affected areas, even when there is a network disruption over a wide area preventing access to remotely located back-ups.

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