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Issue 6 • June 2007

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  • IET Engineering and Technology- June 2007

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): C1
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  • Contents - Vol 2, No 6 - June 2007

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 1
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  • News this month

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):2 - 13
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  • Asia News

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):14 - 15
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  • Driverless cars face urban challenge

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 16
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  • Chipmakers under financial pressure

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 17
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  • Life in the old plant yet

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):18 - 19
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    With nuclear energy now in vogue and governments dragging their heels about new build, the prospect of extending the plant life of existing reactors starts to look attractive. In order to meet energy needs governments around the globe are planning for reactors built 30 years ago to be kept running for another 30 years - twice their original design life. View full abstract»

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  • Opinion editorial and Letters

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):20 - 21
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  • If you ask me [opinion first person]

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 22
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  • Let battle commence

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):24 - 28
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    The first thing you notice as you walk through the door to the i30 LAN party at Newbury Racecourse is the heat. Each of the top-end gamers' PCs set out in ranks across the room is chugging through a couple of hundred Watts of power. In all, 1,500A of current is being delivered to the venue's three floors, where the desks groan with high-end hardware. Each PC is stuffed with fan-cooled graphics car... View full abstract»

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  • Cutting the Cord

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):30 - 33
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    It may be that a combination of technological advances and market opportunity is about to make wireless power transmission possible. Each of the systems discussed here face issues of trying to build an ecosystem of wireless chargers and devices with adapters or embedded receivers, before any kind of standard emerges. There will also be inevitable safety issues: if the public is unwilling to allow ... View full abstract»

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  • Micro goes nano

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):34 - 37
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    Carbon nanotubes have long been a solution waiting for a problem. Now the microelectronics industry is looking at using them to overcome one of its most pressing issues - continuing to shrink the basic transistors that make up integrated circuits (ICs). View full abstract»

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  • Big science

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):38 - 42
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    The experiments get bigger, the bill always rises and the delivery date keeps slipping. This paper discusses the advantages of fusion power, which has been soaking up UK's government funds for decades, while payback from the technology never appears to get any closer. It offers the potential to provide a new major source of energy using basic fuels which are abundant and widely available (hydrogen... View full abstract»

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  • Gadgets

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):44 - 45
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  • Electronic noses find use for mucus

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):46 - 49
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  • Events

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 50
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  • Network Jobs

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):54 - 55
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