• mathematical
  • His alleged success on the two patients, the fact that Brú comes from the Complutense University, his collaboration with researchers from the Spanish Scientific Research Council CSIC and the San Carlos Hospital in Madrid, as well as the mix of mathematical and biological research, made his theory a breaking news event in Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shadows of the Mind: A Search for the Missing Science of Consciousness is a 1994 book by mathematical physicist Roger Penrose that serves as a followup to his 1989 book The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds and The Laws of Physics. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1962
  • American physicist Philip Anderson, also a future Nobel Prize laureate, spent a year in Cambridge in 1961-1962, and recalled that having Josephson in a class was "a disconcerting experience for a lecturer, I can assure you, because everything had to be right or he would come up and explain it to me after class. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2018
  • At the JEC World Composite Show in Paris in March 2018, the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT will be focusing on the latest trends and innovations in laser machining of composites. (innovations-report.com)
  • atoms
  • Feynman also suggested that it should be possible, in principle, to make nanoscale machines that "arrange the atoms the way we want", and do chemical synthesis by mechanical manipulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Professor
  • A possible binding site is only functional in less than one percent of circumstances, says the study's other co-corresponding author Rohs, a professor of biological sciences, chemistry, physics, and computer science who is also a faculty member in the new USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience. (bctechnology.com)
  • The objective was to study sensory fusion in biological systems and then translate that knowledge into the creation of intelligent computational machines," says Martin McGinnity, Professor of Intelligent Systems Engineering and Director of the Intelligent Systems Engineering Laboratory (ISEL) at the University of Ulster s Magee Campus and coordinator of the Future and Emerging Technologies(FET) initiative-funded SENSEMAKER project of the IST programme. (innovations-report.com)
  • This type of research teaches us a lot about how biological systems work, and it could lead to new ways of treating people with sensory-related disabilities, though that kind of outcome will take a long time," says Professor McGinnity. (innovations-report.com)
  • Professor Keith Frayn from the University of Oxford, Chairman of the Task Force, said 'this timely and comprehensive report provides an authoritative and independent account of the relationship between diet and the emerging risk factors for cardiovascular disease. (innovations-report.com)
  • In the late 1970s, Peter Mansfield, a physicist and professor at the University of Nottingham, England, developed the echo-planar imaging (EPI) technique that would lead to scans taking seconds rather than hours and produce clearer images than Lauterbur had. (wikipedia.org)
  • biology
  • To promote research as a part of education he started "Research Education Advancement Program".As a part of it, undergraduate students are taught in fundamentals of Physics or Biology by practicing scientists in the field and selected students are involved in research projects at institutes like Indian Institute of Science, Raman Research Institute, Indian Institute of Astrophysics, The National Centre for Biological Sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • routinely
  • Solid tumours may be treated solely through an enhancement of the immune response, achievable with high doses of Neupogen, a granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) routinely used in Oncology in order to recover the level of these blood cells after Chemotherapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • The research was conducted on a D-Wave Two X machine at the USC Information Sciences Institute . (bctechnology.com)
  • European Research Commissioner Philippe Busquin said: "Around 25-33% of diseases in industrialised countries are due to environmental factors and we need to continue our efforts to better understand the underlying causes. (innovations-report.com)
  • This shows how machines could play a more creative role in research in the future. (innovations-report.com)
  • Brú is known for the controversy surrounding his research on cancer, which states (among other things) that: The defining factor that determines the growth of solid tumours is not the search for nutrients, but the search for space to grow. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • With this new strategy the Commission expects to achieve a better understanding of the complex relationship between environment and health and to identify and reduce diseases caused by environmental factors. (innovations-report.com)
  • medical
  • on his viewpoint, and its support found in his exhaustive studies] it could go further and say that no confounding factors (like socio-economic, geography, ethnicity, medical care access, and beyond 500 explored in the analysis) can explain the results. (wikipedia.org)
  • Such measurements were not introduced into common medical practice until the mid-1980s, although a patent for a whole-body NMR machine to measure blood flow in the human body was already filed by Alexander Ganssen in early 1967. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • A major Canadian-led global study has found that the vast majority of heart attacks may be predicted by nine easily measurable factors and that these factors are the same in virtually every region and ethnic group worldwide. (innovations-report.com)
  • The INTERHEART study, one of the largest case control studies examining the importance of heart disease risk factors, involved 15,152 individuals with their first heart attack and 14,820 others who did not have heart disease but who were of the same age, gender, and from the same city. (innovations-report.com)
  • This major study is the first examination of whether risk factors for heart attack have a similar or different impact in all major ethnic groups and major areas of the world. (innovations-report.com)
  • That issue will also include a second article from the study on the factor of stress as a risk attribute for heart attacks. (innovations-report.com)
  • An 1817 British Admiralty map of Kolpos Kallonis, the lagoon in Greece where Aristotle began the study of the biological world. (edge.org)
  • Norbert Wiener defined cybernetics in 1948 as "the scientific study of control and communication in the animal and the machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • In other words, it is the scientific study of how humans, animals and machines control and communicate with each other. (wikipedia.org)
  • materials
  • In their latest advance, the team has conceptually shown that they can almost simultaneously detect four potential threat materials - biological, chemical, explosives and radiological - along with illicit drugs. (nanowerk.com)
  • abnormal
  • Other risk factors that have been reviewed by the Task Force include subtle alterations in types of fat other than cholesterol in the blood stream, factors associated with inflammation and with blood clotting, lowered resistance to oxidative stress, abnormal insulin responses, raised blood homocysteine and impaired functioning of blood vessels. (innovations-report.com)
  • On 28 August 1980 they used this machine to obtain the first clinically useful image of a patient's internal tissues using MRI, which identified a primary tumour in the patient's chest, an abnormal liver, and secondary cancer in his bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • regulate
  • Choueiry, D. The results raise the possibility of persistent alterations to the regulatory role of the endocannabinoid system on brain function, affecting the brain's ability to regulate its response to incoming stimuli or One plausible explanation proposed by Kittisopikul and Süel (2010) is that these different architectures exhibit qualitatively different noise performance, and depending on the biological function, different noise properties may be beneficial. (insuraccount.net)
  • human
  • A testimony to his conviction on the human safety of background low-level radiation was his offering rewards of up to $10,000 if people provided evidence that the inverse association he found between radon (county averages) and lung cancer (county averages) was due to some factor other than failure of the linear-no threshold theory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Super-human" might also mean that the most advanced life-forms could very likely be post-biological. (mufon.com)
  • Human factors in technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Science
  • Physicists also contributed to the war effort, developing wireless communication technologies and sound-based methods of detecting U-boats, resulting in the first tenuous long-term connections between academic science and the military. (wikipedia.org)
  • function
  • What s more, if one sense is damaged, or if a sensory function is lost due to environmental factors, say because it can t see in the dark, the brain switches more resources to other senses, such as hearing or touch. (innovations-report.com)
  • Nobody has yet attempted to implement this thought experiment, although it has been noted that some types of biological enzymes and enzyme complexes (especially ribosomes) function chemically in a way close to Feynman's vision. (wikipedia.org)
  • make
  • For the future, the Livermore team would like to develop ways to make the SPAMS machine smaller and less expensive. (nanowerk.com)
  • This could be a good reason to make machines and also electronics out of glass and plastic. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • Not even hard-line creationists deny that biological species adapt to changing environments over time and genetically pass those adaptations to their offspring. (equip.org)
  • But advanced alien physicists would tinker with elementary particles and the very structure of space-time itself. (mufon.com)
  • The factors leading to image contrast (differences in tissue relaxation time values) had been described nearly 20 years earlier by Erik Odeblad (physician and scientist) and Gunnar Lindström. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • Reducing death rates from this disease remains high on the Government's agenda, yet attention to the classical risk factors may not provide all the answers. (innovations-report.com)
  • CVD is a multi-factorial disease, which arises out of interactive effects of different combinations of risk factors. (innovations-report.com)
  • But in recent years a number of other 'novel' risk markers have emerged, and understanding of the physiology of and risk factors for heart disease has progressed. (innovations-report.com)
  • The Task Force's analysis of the interaction of diet with emerging risk factors suggests that other risk factors (in addition to the classical ones) are also influenced by diet, in particular the type of dietary fat, and that greater emphasis on dietary fat quality (the overall fatty acid profile of the diet) is now justified, in the context of a varied diet, rich in fruit, vegetables and whole grain cereals. (innovations-report.com)
  • The report also emphasises the importance of a physically active lifestyle, which is linked to improving some risk factors for CVD, and avoidance of obesity. (innovations-report.com)
  • Additional risk factors are high blood pressure, diabetes, abdominal obesity, stress, a lack of daily consumption of fruits and vegetables and a lack of daily exercise. (innovations-report.com)
  • Since these risk factors may all be modified, this is remarkable and will change the way we look at heart attack prevention. (innovations-report.com)
  • Different countries will be able to pinpoint risk factors for their people and address the root causes of heart disease. (innovations-report.com)
  • continue
  • The FACETS project, also funded by FET will continue to explore machine perception, focusing on vision. (innovations-report.com)
  • To meet the information storage and transmission requirements would require current computing capabilities to continue improve by a factor of 10 to 100 times per decade for 200 to 300 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • types
  • We believe SPAMS is the only detection instrument that can autonomously detect multiple types of threat agents and trigger alarms within less than a minute," said Matthias Frank, an LLNL physicist and one of the paper's co-authors. (nanowerk.com)
  • Magazine
  • In August 2008, physicist Michio Kaku predicted in Discovery Channel Magazine that a teleportation device similar to those in Star Trek would be invented within 100 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • As a thought experiment he proposed developing a set of one-quarter-scale manipulator hands slaved to the operator's hands to build one-quarter scale machine tools analogous to those found in any machine shop. (wikipedia.org)