State-of-the-Art Geosciences Laboratory Opened

Juni 29, 2009

An advanced science laboratory has officially been launched on June 26, 2009 at the University of Monash, Victoria, Australia by the Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Research Kim Carr. The $1 million Earth Sciences teaching laboratory will provide students with the latest in high-tech learning, giving them access to next-generation computer modelling and microscope technology. Head of Geosciences School Professor Ray Cas said the laboratory had the capacity to teach at a microscopic scale via the linking of microscopes with the smart screens. „The laboratory is the most advanced facility of its kind in Australia and the technology it employs is at the cutting-edge internationally,“ Professor Cas said.
www.monash.edu.au


PerkinElmer Opens Center of Excellence in Singapore

März 3, 2009

As part of its commitment to helping advance drug discovery and life sciences research in Asia, PerkinElmer announced the inauguration of a new Center of Excellence (COE) in Singapore. The Center will serve as a training and knowledge sharing facility for life sciences researchers located throughout the Pacific Rim. It will provide advanced solutions in the areas of automation and detection, cellular imaging and analysis, and drug discovery and research reagents.
www.perkinelmer.com