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MEMS-based tracking tags will survive and function in extreme temps and gamma irradiation

1/21/2011 07:05 PM EST
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DrFPGA
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DrFPGA   1/22/2011 7:50:15 PM
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It would see like this product could also work in industrial areas where electronics are subject to temperature, chemical or noise issues. Medical is clearly a good initial market, but other applications are sure to develop...

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Toni_McConnel   1/24/2011 12:48:54 AM
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Yes, that's the plan. "Other key markets for the technology could include security, defense, industrial, manufacturing, waste, aerospace and aviation." Impressive, isn't it? - Toni

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prabhakar_deosthali   1/24/2011 12:08:34 PM
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Can these tags be used in Nuclear Installations , especially in the high radiation zones of the nuclear reactors or say to tag the medical isotopes used in radiation therapies?

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lifewingmate   2/19/2011 5:28:25 AM
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This technology is impressive. The nano-size, efficient sharing of IC production, and extreme ruggedness will be an excellent tool for computer peripherals, sensors, automobiles, and biotechnology. I'm wondering if it will expand into a Jurassic Park-like usage for paleontologic usage applied to a time capsule for the future. I wonder if it can be applied to cryogenics.

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lifewingmate   2/19/2011 5:29:09 AM
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In addition, I wonder if this technology will be useful for space travel as well as those studying life in the artic regions.

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