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Predicting atomic positions: Bayesian statistics enable more accurate materials characterization

By April Gocha / September 6, 2016

Researchers at North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory have devised a new method for characterizing materials that can more accurately predict crystallographic structures.

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Ceramics and glass business news of the week

By April Gocha / July 24, 2015

Tax credits boost manufacturing, glass still topping sapphire, and more ceramics and glass business news of the week for July 24, 2015.

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Predictive value of Web searches, in certain situations, established

By / October 15, 2010

This isn’t materials science, but I think this work by a Yahoo! Research team (appearing as a free download in the current  Proceedings of the National Academy of Science) has some fascinating and broad implication. Some of this strikes me as intuitive, so its nice to see that real work is being done to quantify…

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