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New algorithm optimizes quantum computing problem-solving
10-April-2019

Tohoku University researchers have developed an algorithm that enhances the ability of a Canadian-designed quantum computer to more efficiently find the best solution for complicated problems, according to a study published in the journal Scientific Reports.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
 
Prototype in precision
9-April-2019

A finger print can serve as identification to access locked doors and more, but current scanners can be duped with fake or even similar fingerprints. That may change soon, thanks to a collaborative research team based in Japan.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
 
World-class Research Performance that bloomed in an Undergraduate Class
9-April-2019

Research achievement through an Undergraduate Group Research Program (UGRP) was published in an international scientific journal. The finding is expected to lay a foundation for the development of a new personality test method that can complement the existing psychology test.

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Contact: Nari Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology)
 
Same Properties, Lower Cost
1-April-2019

Japanese scientists have developed a technique to transform a copper-based substance into a material that mimics properties of precious and pricey metals, such as gold and silver.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
 
PolyU develops electrostatically charged nanofiber for airborne filtration
27-March-2019

The Department of Mechanical Engineering of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has recently developed an electrostatically charged nanofiber filter with multiple separator layers, which can capture pollutant particles that are below 100 nm in diameter (covering the most common airborne nano-particles and viruses).

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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