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Slideshow: Platinum Temperature Sensor Technology
This article explores the inherent properties of platinum temperature sensors, the types of platinum RTD elements available, and typical applications.
Johnson Matthey: Platinum 2013
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The platinum market was in deficit by 375,000 oz in 2012 due to a steep decline in output from South Africa, according to Johnson Matthey in `Platinum 2013', published today. Primary supply of platinum fell by 13% to 5.64 million ounces, the lowest for 12 years. Total demand...
'Smart Rifle' Could Shake Up Gun Control Debate
Startup TrackingPoint sells a rifle with laser and computer technology that lets a novice hit moving targets 500 yards distant-then post the kill online
Platinum nanoparticles on mesoporous silica oxidize fruit-ripening gas at low temperatures
PNAS announces 6 2012 Cozzarelli Prize recipients
(Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences) The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) Editorial Board has selected six papers published by PNAS in 2012 to receive the Cozzarelli Prize, an award that recognizes outstanding contributions to the scientific disciplines represented...