Month: January 2018

University of Bristol: new algorithm to solve the energy structure of quantum systems on quantum computers

Rendered pictorial representation of the photonic chip designed and used for the experiment, along with a description of the essential instruments employed. A schematics of the working principle and steps of the algorithm is also superimposed. Inset – a photo of the chip, mounted on the circuit board used as interface. BRISTOL, 30-Jan-2018

Medicinal Chemistry: Peter D.J. Grootenhuis is the recipient of the 2018 IUPAC-Richter Prize for outstanding creative contributions in the treatment of cystic fibrosis

The 2018 IUPAC-Richter Prize in Medicinal Chemistry has been awarded to Peter D.J. Grootenhuis. BUDAPEST, 30-Jan-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Peter D.J. Grootenhuis received this award in recognition of his outstanding creative contributions to the invention, discovery, and development of the medicine which transformed the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF). Peter Grootenhuis led the team

“France Cybersecurity” Label awarded to Atos at the International Cybersecurity Forum (FIC)

“France Cybersecurity” Label awarded to Atos at the International Cybersecurity Forum (FIC) Bezons, France, 30-Jan-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has been awarded the “France Cybersecurity” Label for its identity authorization and access management solutions (IGA – Identity Governance and Administration), developed in France, through its Evidian range. The

Geomarketing: GfK RegioGraph Online: access to information about the surroundings of a prospective location

New GfK online geomarketing application Bruchsal, Germany, 30-Jan-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — GfK has developed a new, additional version of its geomarketing solution, RegioGraph. “RegioGraph Online” allows users simultaneous access via a web browser to information about the surroundings of a prospective location. These findings can then be compared to the profile of existing company

University of Dundee achieves one of the highest scores in the latest International Student Barometer (ISB)

University of Dundee archives one of the highest scores in the latest International Student Barometer (ISB) DUNDEE, 29-Jan-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — International students at the University of Dundee have rated their overall satisfaction at over 93 per cent, one of the highest scores in the latest International Student Barometer (ISB). With feedback from over

FL Technics to provide extended services of base maintenance for 3 years to Bulgaria Air

FL Technics to provide extended services of base maintenance for 3 years to Bulgaria Air Vilnius, Lithuania, 29-Jan-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — FL Technics, a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services, has announced signing the agreement with Bulgaria national carrier Bulgaria Air. According to the agreement, Bulgaria Air will receive extended

Ricoh Electronic Devices unveils the RP604 Buck-Boost DC/DC Converter for use in wearable devices and IoT

Amstelveen, the Netherlands, 29-Jan-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Ricoh Electronic Devices Co., Ltd. in Japan has launched the RP604 Buck-Boost DC/DC Converter, designed to use in wearable devices, applications for Internet of Things (IoT) and wireless communications modules requiring a low level of current consumption to extend battery life. In order to reduce valuable circuit

Electrolux to acquire laundry rental solutions company operating in Germany and Austria

STOCKHOLM, 29-Jan-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Electrolux today announced it has agreed to acquire Schneidereit GmbH, a supplier of laundry rental solutions for professional customers in Germany and Austria. Schneidereit GmbH solutions allow customers a carefree experience by supporting the product throughout its lifetime. This enables customers to run their businesses without worrying about asset

Global Power Synergy Public Company Limited (GPSC) awards Pöyry with an owner’s engineer services assignment for its gas-fired cogeneration power plant project in Rayong, Thailand

Vantaa, Finland, 29-Jan-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Global Power Synergy Public Company Limited (GPSC) has awarded Pöyry with an owner’s engineer services assignment for Central Utility Plant 4, Phase 1 (CUP4.1), a 48 MW, 140 t/h gas-fired cogeneration power plant project in Rayong, Thailand. This first phase of the project will consist of one gas turbine,