Monthly Archives: July 2008

Forest Concepts bringing value to wood waste materials

Biomass Magazine featured Auburn-based Forest Concept for its use of technology to increase the value of waste materials in the wood products industry. Related external links (will open a new window): Read more in Biomass Magazine Related WTC links: Forest … Continue reading

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Insitu wins $24M contract for unmanned aircraft

A marketing alliance with Boeing has helped Bingen-based Insitu access defense markets for its unmanned aerial vehicles. Related external links (will open a new window): Read more in the Puget Sound Business Journal Related WTC links: Insitu is a WTC … Continue reading

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UW nano research doubles efficiency of dye-sensitized solar cells

Using an innovative clumping approach to surface design, A UW team led by Guozhong Cao, a professor of materials science and engineering, doubled the efficiency of zinc oxide based dye-sensitized solar cells. The team plans to transfer the concept to … Continue reading

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Japan’s National Institute of Materials Science opens an office at UW

The NIMS Overseas Operations Office is the first office outside of Japan established by a Japanese national laboratory. NIMS partnership with UW will facilitate collaboration with U.S. companies through the spin-off of research efforts.

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Washington tech sector impact report

The Technology Alliance has issued a comprehensive report: The Economic Impact of Technology-Based Industries in Washington State. The report, by William B. Beyers of the UW Department of Geography, examines the impacts of Washington’s tech sector employment and R&D activity. … Continue reading

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Washington Technology Center Awards $512,269 in Research Funding

Seven company-researcher projects have been awarded state funding for the development of innovative commercial technology applications. Seattle, WA – July 7, 2008 – Washington Technology Center awarded Research and Technology Development funding totaling $512,269 to seven projects developed between companies … Continue reading

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