Navigation Links
Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory May 2010
Date:5/21/2010

To arrange for an interview with a researcher, please contact the Communications and External Relations staff member identified at the end of each tip. For more information on ORNL and its research and development activities, please refer to one of our Media Contacts. If you have a general media-related question or comment, you can send it to news@ornl.gov.

MILITARY - Intelligent intelligence . . .

In combat situations, communication is critical, and a system being developed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory would put U.S. forces in command. While existing information management systems are somewhat effective, they fall short in a number of key areas. "For openers, they do not support information on demand," said Brian Klump, co-developer of Knowledge Acquisition Ubiquitous Agent Infrastructure, or KAUAI. "This is due to the inherent nature of the publisher-subscriber model, which is that no one can access the information I have unless I proactively publish it." In combat situations, that can take several hours and can mean the difference between life and death and a successful or failed mission. ORNL's Java-based mobile agent infrastructure overcomes this and several other major obstacles associated with existing systems. The work has been funded by the ORNL Laboratory Directed Research and Development program. [Contact: Ron Walli, (865) 576-0226; wallira@ornl.gov]

HIGHWAYS - Screening truckers . . .

Catching violators while keeping safe truckers on schedule is the focus of a program and system recently installed at weigh stations in South Carolina and Mississippi. In the first 24 hours, the system in Mississippi helped commercial vehicle enforcement officers nab two drivers with insurance violations, three with expired registrations and three with fuel tax violations. The system will also help officers identify stolen trucks, trucks with
'/>"/>

Contact: Ron Walli
wallira@ornl.gov
865-576-0226
DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. AAAAI: Call for Entries: Have You Written a Story on Allergic Disease? Win $1000
2. Satellites witness lowest Arctic ice coverage in history
3. AMDL to Present its China Success Story at Rodman & Renshaw 9th Annual Healthcare Conference
4. New Optical Breast Cancer Imaging Technology Garners Cover Story in National Radiology Magazine
5. AMDL Presentation of China Success Story from Rodman & Renshaw Annual Healthcare Conference Available at WallStreetReporter.com
6. Thoratec Reports 10 Percent Increase in Fiscal 2007 Revenues; Fourth Quarter Revenues Largest in Company History
7. Vaccines are Likely to Cause Insulin Dependent Diabetes in Over 2% of Children With a Strong Family History of Insulin Dependent Diabetes, New Data Indicates
8. Diverse Coalition of Purchasers Respond to BIO CEO Fly-In: There is Another Side to The Story
9. Story tips from the Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory, March 2008
10. CardioWest™ Artificial Heart Approved For Highest Reimbursement in CMS History : Plus Up To $53,000 New Technology Add-on Payments
11. 2008 National Ergonomics Conference Schedule Announced, Features Four New Tracks of Programming and Focus on Corporate Sustainability and Productivity; Most Product Debuts in Expos 14-Year History
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 ... Dick Durbin and Sen. Jim Risch for National Lab ... research projects from across the national laboratory system. Durbin ... Caucus, which aims to increase awareness of the reach ... breakthrough technologies and discoveries to address some of our ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 18, 2014 Research and Markets ... Diagnostics (Polymerase Chain Reaction, In-situ hybridization, Immunohistochemistry) Market - ... offering. The global companion diagnostics market ... from 2014 to 2019. Factors such as rising need ... companion diagnostics by the pharmaceutical industry, support from regulatory ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... LEXINGTON, Ky. , Sept. 18, 2014  Neogen ... it has entered into a strategic agreement with Merck ... Heifer Program. The Igenity Dairy Heifer ... producers essential information on the genetic potential of replacement ... after a calf is born, and is an excellent ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... September 18, 2014 OMICS Group ... globe to participate in the ‘Open Access Week’ ... to OMICS Group Pharma Journals from ... of the fastest emerging Sciences, accelerating with a ... services across the globe. The industry is gearing ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Lab Day Highlight Labs' Contribution to U.S. Competitiveness and Innovation 2Lab Day Highlight Labs' Contribution to U.S. Competitiveness and Innovation 3Global Companion Diagnostics (Polymerase Chain Reaction, In-situ hybridization, Immunohistochemistry) Market - Trends & Forecasts to 2019 2Global Companion Diagnostics (Polymerase Chain Reaction, In-situ hybridization, Immunohistochemistry) Market - Trends & Forecasts to 2019 3Merck Animal Health to market Neogen's dairy genomic program 2Pharma and Omics Journals to Address Global Challenges during Open Access Week 2Pharma and Omics Journals to Address Global Challenges during Open Access Week 3
... Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDS ) announced today that ... on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 11:30 a.m. EST (8:30 ... Regis New York.  Steve Worland, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive ... its clinical development programs. The presentation will be ...
... Inc. announced today that the company has raised $7.1 ... The Series C round, which included 5 new investors, ... product VeriStrat®, a serum proteomic test that helps physicians ... (NSCLC). Existing shareholders of the company provided $5.1 million ...
... Business Unit Again Receives ,Best Places to Work in... -- SOUDERTON, Pennsylvania, November 10, 2010 ... ... if (typeof(lpUnit)==,undefined,) var lpUnit=,PRN,; --> ... shortURL = ""; BitlyCB.alertResponse = function(data) { var s = ,; var first_result; // Results are keyed by longUrl, ...
Cached Biology Technology:Anadys Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Lazard Healthcare Conference 2Biodesix Completes Series C Financing and Receives Grant 2Biodesix Completes Series C Financing and Receives Grant 3Almac's Clinical Technologies Business Unit Again Receives 'Best Places to Work in PA 2010' Award 2Almac's Clinical Technologies Business Unit Again Receives 'Best Places to Work in PA 2010' Award 3Almac's Clinical Technologies Business Unit Again Receives 'Best Places to Work in PA 2010' Award 4Almac's Clinical Technologies Business Unit Again Receives 'Best Places to Work in PA 2010' Award 5Almac's Clinical Technologies Business Unit Again Receives 'Best Places to Work in PA 2010' Award 6Almac's Clinical Technologies Business Unit Again Receives 'Best Places to Work in PA 2010' Award 7
(Date:9/18/2014)... researchers have developed a unique method to use microbes ... rural areas. , The first microbe-powered, self-sustaining wastewater ... way to clean up waste from large farming operations ... , Professor Haluk Beyenal and graduate student Timothy Ewing ... the system in the online edition of Journal ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... USA Miranda, a small, icy moon of Uranus, ... bodies in the solar system. Despite its relatively small ... intense resurfacing that resulted in the formation of at ... regions called coronae. , These coronae are visible ... least 200 km across. Arden corona, the largest, has ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... of researchers from McGill University and the Quebec ... polyethylene ,microbeads, Canadian Journal of Fisheries and ... from cosmetics, household cleansers, or industrial cleansers, to ... to their small size and buoyancy, they may ... are a global contaminant in the world,s oceans, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Researchers develop unique waste cleanup for rural areas 2Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 2Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 3Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 4Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 5Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 6Miranda: An icy moon deformed by tidal heating 7Microplastic pollution discovered in St. Lawrence River sediments 2
... major reason that drugs are taken off the market and ... scientists are now reporting the development of a new way ... on the method, which could save patients from severe side ... ACS, Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling . ...
... of the world,s five egg-laying species of mammal, became extinct ... and colleagues have found evidence suggesting that not only did ... but that they may very well still exist in parts ... the Dec. 28, 2012 issue of the journal ...
... sea level over the past 40 million years, researchers ... that greenhouse gas concentrations similar to the present (almost ... levels at least nine metres above current levels. ... for CO2 concentrations ranging between ice-age values of 180 ...
Cached Biology News:Scientists discover that for Australia the long-beaked echidna may not be a thing of the past 2Scientists discover that for Australia the long-beaked echidna may not be a thing of the past 3New study documents the natural relationship between CO2 concentrations and sea level 2
Immunogen: Synthetic Peptide: C N(185) D G T E F G G S I Y Q K(197) Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles...
Request Info...
Use the DUALmembrane kit 3 to carry out DUALmembrane interaction analysis and cDNA library screening to characterize interactions between integral membrane proteins and to identify novel interaction ...
... Quickly, effectively seals labware. Waterproof, ... protects anhydrous materials. Can be folded ... without rupturing. Stretched lengthwise at 21C ... Yet when tension is removed, film ...
Biology Products: