- Techno chic. Davis, Brian // Engineer (00137758);4/19/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7598, p14
Examines the developments in wearable computers or smart textiles. Research of the William Lee Innovation Centre of the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology in England on protective garments; Estimated value of the market of the wearable computer systems; Integration of...
- Biological weapons sensor detects anthrax in two minutes. Coppinger, Rob // Engineer (00137758);4/4/2003, Vol. 291 Issue 7624, p13
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- UMIST and DRA team up for textile course revamp. // Home Furnishings;Nov/Dec98, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p6
Reports that the department of textiles at University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology in Manchester, England is creating a course module aimed at giving first-year students an understanding of the textile industry. Department's teamup with textile industry management...
- UMIST develops new system for nonwovens production. Lennox-Kerr, Peter // Textile World;Jan97, Vol. 147 Issue 1, p70
Features a system for nonwoven fabric production developed by the University of Manchester, England, Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST). Production cost factors; Patent number of the process; Use of superheated steam jets to fuse a low-melting temperature component and entangle fibers;...
- Personnel specialists take center stage on strategy. Torrington, Derek // People Management;6/15/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 12, p55
Reports on the research of the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (Umist) on the role of personnel professionals and their contribution to total quality management. Emphasis on human resource planning; Informations on the subjects of the conducted research;...
- UMIST a treat - courtesy of PW. // Accountancy;Feb1983, Vol. 94 Issue 1074, p28
Reports on the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology communications office's announcement that Pricewaterhousecoopers LLP will sponsor a University Chair of Accounting and Finance.
- Replicate the sense of smell. Bak, David J.; Bartlett, Norman; O'Connor, Roy; Murray, Charles; Normile, Dennis // Design News;3/27/95, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p73
Reports that researchers at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology have identified a number of conducting polymers that can be used as transducers for selected individual or mixed chemicals. Established methods of measuring smell; Description of the product's operation.
- High-flyers keep their feet on the ground. Howell, David // Professional Engineering;04/19/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p56
Reports on an engineering doctorate (EngD) that marries up the knowledge levels of a PhD with the skills to put it into practice in industry. Student known as research engineer; Aim to develop a wider range of competencies in engineering business management and specialist technical subjects;...
- Inkjet printing to build circuit boards. Coppinger, Rob // Engineer (00137758);6/14/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7605, p12
Reports on the development of a method of mass producing electronic circuit boards using inkjet printing technology at the University of Manchester's Institute of Science and Technology in England. Advantage of the inkjet process over other methods used for prototyping; Characteristics of the...