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Tweaking chips to locate concealed explosives


September 13th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Sep 13 (IANS) Israeli engineers have developed small affordable chips that will be able to see through packages and clothing to image whether they are carrying contraband and ... Read more...

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Girl power in Jamia (To go with: Turkish language course flavour at Jamia)


August 5th, 2012 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
There has been increase of about 12 percent in girl students in Jamia Millia Islamia, following a 10 percent reservation for girls. With this, the percentage of girls on the campus ... Read more...

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AMU lodges FIR against 27 for using unfair means


July 14th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), July 14 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University has lodged a police complaint and demanded stern action against 27 candidates who used unfair means or impersonators for admission ... Read more...

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Half of inhaled diesel soot sticks to lungs


June 29th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, June 29 (IANS) The exhaust from diesel-run vehicles, wood fires and coal fired power stations contains soot particles that not only pollute the air, but more dangerously, stick to ... Read more...

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New technology can keep linen, clothing germ-free


July 6th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 6 (IANS) Imagine keeping medical linen and clothing, face masks, paper towels and even diapers permanently germ free! New technology can make it happen. The simple and low ... Read more...

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Jamia’s law faculty is one of country’s top five


June 14th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The Jamia Millia Islamia's (JMI) law faculty has been ranked at the fifth position among top 25 law colleges of the country in a nationwide ... Read more...

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Aligarh Muslim University to reopen May 13


May 10th, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Aligarh, May 9 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University, which shut down April 30 following violence among students, has decided to reopen on May 13 and also open the hostel for ... Read more...

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Jamia sets up admission help desk


May 6th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The Jamia Millia Islamia has set up a help desk for students seeking admission to various courses on offer at the varsity, an official said ... Read more...

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India keen to promote alternative fuel technology


February 12th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, Feb 12 (IANS) India was taking serious steps to promote alternative technologies that used bio-fuels and solar and wind energy, a senior official said Saturday.India also has plans to produce more ... Read more...

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Jamia to organise book donation camp


August 9th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) As part of its community development initiative, the Jamia Millia Islamia University in collaboration with the Youth Empowerment Services NGO is organising a book donation programme for ... Read more...

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Boffins refine ways to generate and control “Airy beams”


June 18th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 18 (ANI) Israeli scientists have demonstrated new ways to generate and control "Airy beams". "Airy beams" are named after English astronomer Sir George Biddell Airy, who studied the parabolic trajectories ... Read more...

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Digital eye soon to help drivers avoid mishaps


April 21st, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) With just half a second's notice, a driver can swerve to avoid a fatal accident or slam on the brakes to avoid hitting a child running after a ... Read more...

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Coming soon: System that warns driver of an impending accident


April 21st, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Scientists are working to develop a system that can warn a driver of an impending accident.With just a half second's notice, a driver can swerve to avoid a ... Read more...

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Tissue engineering may help cut drug trials on animals


April 15th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) New research in the field of tissue engineering holds a promise that far fewer lab animals will be needed for experimental trials of medical formulations. A study into fat ... Read more...

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Bread baked with rye kernel more filling


February 15th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) Wholegrain bread is good for you, as most people know. But it is not only the fibre-rich bran, the outer shell of the grain, that is healthy. Research ... Read more...

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Blueberries keep intestinal inflammations at bay


February 9th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) Blueberries, rich in anti-oxidants and vitamins, can alleviate and protect against intestinal inflammations, a new study says. The protective effect is even better if the blueberries are eaten ... Read more...

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Scientists discover method to recover rare earth materials


December 16th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 16 (ANI): Researchers from Leeds' Faculty of Engineering have discovered how to recover significant quantities of rare-earth oxides, present in titanium dioxide minerals.The rare-earth oxides, which are indispensable for ... Read more...

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A window that can clean itself


December 4th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) A breakthrough in assembling peptides at nano-scale could make futuristic devices like windows or solar panels that repels grime and dirt by itself. Doctoral candidate Lihi Adler-Abramovich and a ... Read more...

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New device may help in early detection of cancerous skin tumours


November 25th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Scientists from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev are pioneering a new technique that would help detect cancerous skin tumours, including melanomas that aren't visible to the naked eye.The ... Read more...

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How pedestrians can reduce intake of traffic pollution


October 6th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 06 (ANI): A new research suggests that pedestrians walking in a heavy traffic zone can avoid the pollution by simply moving a little away.Professor of Environmental Modelling Alison Tomlin from ... Read more...

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“Smart Dew” to safeguard homes against intruders


March 27th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Researchers at the Tel Aviv University have designed a network of tiny sensors as small as dewdrops called "Smart Dew", which can provide homes with effective protection against ... Read more...

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Droplet sized sensors form latest security tool


March 27th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) 'Smart Dew', a remarkable network of sensors as tiny as dewdrops, will lurk unseen as the latest security tool to foil the most determined intruder, from a thief ... Read more...

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Scientists develop nano-sized pollution monitoring ”lab-on-a-chip”


March 2nd, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU) in Israel have developed a nano-sized laboratory, complete with a microscopic workbench, to measure water quality in real time, which is ... Read more...

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Ancient technique helps researchers build quake-proof house


January 23rd, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 23 (IANS) An ancient technique has helped researchers build a low cost quake-proof house, when they combined it with with modern engineering methods. Last December, the half-size model made of ... Read more...

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Now, a virtual Korset to stop killer computer viruses in their tracks


September 10th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 10 (ANI): Tel Aviv University researchers have written a unique software program called the Korset that can stop computer viruses from wreaking havoc on the servers running on Linux, ... Read more...

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New technology to help drug companies save millions


June 7th, 2008 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) A new technique will help drug companies save millions of dollars. It is a potentially valuable tool in drug manufacture, where controlling crystal forms is crucial both to ... Read more...

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Electron motion captured on film for the first time (Re-Issue)


February 24th, 2008 - 3:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Scientists at the Lund University Faculty of Engineering in Sweden have managed to capture the motion of an electron on film for the first time.The movie shows how ... Read more...

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Electron motion captured on film for the first time


February 23rd, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): Scientists at the Lund University Faculty of Engineering in Sweden have managed to capture the motion of an electron on film for the first time.The movie shows how ... Read more...

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Researchers develop greener method of extracting titanium dioxide


February 12th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Leeds have developed a simpler, cheaper and greener method of extracting a widely used mineral titanium dioxide (TiO2).In the form of a powder, ... Read more...

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PhD student develops camera technology to combat bicycle thefts


December 23rd, 2007 - 6:18 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): A PhD student at the Leeds University has developed a technology that could prevent bicycle thefts and may also be useful in flagging suspicious events in public places.Dima ... Read more...

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