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NIST maths technique opens clearer window on universe

11 December 2006

A fast and efficient image enhancement technique developed at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has proven itself to be effective in both microscopic and telescopic applications.

NCAS employs CD-adapco products in 5-day air forecasting

11 December 2006

CD-adapco and NCAS have agreed partnership terms that will lead to an urban scale weather modelling code. The prediction methodology is hoped to enable five-day forecasting of urban air quality.

InforSense and Ingenuity Systems join forces

01 December 2006

InforSense, a provider of enterprise real-time analytics, has partnered with Ingenuity Systems, a supplier of biology software. The partnership will provide integration capabilities between InforSense KDE and Ingenuity Pathway Analysis.

Interactive Supercomputing wins NSF grant

01 December 2006

Interactive Supercomputing has received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for a software development project that seeks to enable scientists to transparently run their simulations on parallel architectures.

CAS makes significant changes to databases

01 December 2006

CAS has made significant improvements to its databases, including extended Asian coverage, an increased number of US articles, faster searching capabilities, and revisions to chemical nomenclature.

UK national biobank employs LabVantages software

30 November 2006

onCore UK has licensed LabVantages Sapphire BioBanking Solution to support the launch of its ambitious large scale operational cancer biobank. The biobank is a national biosample resource for cancer researchers.

Former Oracle leader joins InforSense

30 November 2006

Richard Solari, former director of business intelligence at Oracle, has joined InforSense as vice president of analytic solutions. Solari will be responsible for the companys overall expansion into new markets.

Planners can play 'SimCity' for real

23 November 2006

Social policy makers and town planners will soon be able to play SimCity for real using grid computing and e-Science techniques to test the consequences of their policies.

LMS appoints new VP of marketing and customer services.

23 November 2006

LMS has appointed Eddy Vandersmissen as vice president of marketing and customer services. He joins LMS from Fujitsu Siemens where he was marketing director for the Benelux region.

University of Glasgow employs GenoLogics software

21 November 2006

The University of Glasgow recently installed the GenoLogics Proteus solution for its proteomics research, with plans to add the Geneus solution for genomics research in the near future.

DNAStar signs agreement with Cancer Research UK

20 November 2006

DNAStar has signed a site license agreement with Cancer Research UK that allows it to use DNAStars Lasergene software anywhere on its Lincolns Inn Fields or Clare Hall campuses.

OpenEye opens European office

20 November 2006

OpenEye Scientific Software, a developer of innovative molecular modelling solutions for drug discovery research, has opened its first European office in Strasbourg, France.

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