ICEM Ltd., developers of surface modeling, analysis, and visualization software for the automotive industry, will hold the first of three 2004 ICEM Surf Users' Meetings on March 17, 2004 in Dearborn, MI. The meeting will provide insight into the U.K. company's recent developments and plans for the future. The 2004 European ICEM Surf Users' Meeting is scheduled for March 22 in Cologne, Germany, and the 2004 Asia/Pacific ICEM Surf Users' Meeting will take place April 29 in Japan. Visit www.icem.com for more information.
Artificially created metamaterials are already appearing in niche applications like electronics, communications, and defense, says a new report from Lux Research. How quickly they become mainstream depends on cost-effective manufacturing methods, which will include additive manufacturing.
Sharon Glotzer and David Pine are hoping to create the first liquid hard drive with liquid nanoparticles that can store 1TB per teaspoon. They aren't the first to find potential data stores, as Harvard researchers have stored 700 TB inside a gram of DNA.
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