Lyncean Technologies, Inc., manufacturer of the Lyncean Compact Light Source, today announced the successful raising of $650,000 in a Series A funding round.
John Wiley & Sons Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), announced plans to require ORCID iDs as part of the manuscript submission process for a large number of journals. Beginning in winter 2016, more than 500 Wiley journals using ScholarOne Manuscripts will require the submitting author (only) to provide an ORCID identifier (iD) when submitting a manuscript.
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) today launched a new marine research laboratory to develop innovative eco-friendly technologies for Singapore's maritime and offshore industry. It is equipped with the region's first dual-fuel marine engine. Partners are SembCorp Marine and the Singapore Economic Development Board.
Rapid advances in computing constantly translate into new technologies in our everyday lives. The same is true for high-energy physics. The field has always been an early adopter of new technologies, applying them in ever more complex experiments that study fine details of nature's most fundamental processes.
Information products and services provider Elsevier has launched CiteScoreTM metrics in Scopus, the world's largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, providing the scholarly community free access to comprehensive metrics for journals from over 5,000 publishers.
From the world's most progressive researchers on the cusp of scientific discovery, the Max Planck Neuroscience (MP Neuro) website now brings the future of neuroscience to our fingertips. 'This brand new digital hub presents all neuroscience content from the entire Max Planck Society network,' says Dr. David Fitzpatrick, CEO and scientific director for Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience. 'Research summaries, publications, news, training programs, video/audio, events -- the MP Neuro website is a user-friendly resource for the entire scientific community.'
The German Research Foundation (DFG) will be providing financial support to the Collaborative Research Center (CRC) 1080 on 'Molecular and cellular mechanisms of neuronal homeostasis' for four more years.
In October 2016 a Japanese research team tested a newly-developed island volcano monitoring system in the seas around Nishinoshima, where eruptions have been continuing since November 2013.
An Simon Fraser University engineering scientist is working with the Pacific Centre for Reproductive Medicine (PCRM) to develop machine vision software that could help improve fertility treatments.
Sandia National Laboratories has signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the government of Singapore's Energy Market Authority (EMA) that will tap into the labs' expertise in energy storage.