Tag Archives: San Diego

TAYLOR

Meet Dr. Benjamin Taylor, a recipient of the 2016 Scientist Quarterly Award.
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SUPREMACY

Forty-six teams competed in this year’s event-sponsored by the Office of Naval Research and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Foundation.
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(U.S. Defense Department graphic illustration by Jessica L. Tozer/Released)

Micromotors powered by hydrogen peroxide could soon give warfighters a quicker and more effective way of getting rid of pollutants and contaminants.
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A team of researchers recently published results demonstrating that catalytic micromotors can be powered by extremely low concentrations of chemical fuels, including hydrazine.
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Bioinspired magnetically propelled helical microswimmers based on the spiral vessels of vascular plant. (Courtesy: Wei Gao, University of California, San Diego and the American Chemical Society)

Government researched work on biomedical devices for drug delivery, nanofabrication, and cell manipulation was recognized as one of the most notable bio-inspired developments of the year!
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The 15th Annual SPAWAR Robot Sub Competition recently got underway in San Diego.  Well…underwater. Though there are many reasons for competing – the main one that I can see being the fact that you get to build robot submarines – …
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By Candice Villarreal, NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center San Diego Public Affairs NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) San Diego personnel successfully loaded the Self Defense Test Ship (SDTS) with a breakthrough alternative fuel blend recently at the Defense Fuel Supply Point …
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