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PhysOrg
Plasma technology can be tapped to kill biofilms on perishable fruit, foodson mangos and melons, and Listeria on meat. Now, researchers from China's Shan
Plasma technology can be tapped to kill biofilms on perishable fruit, foods
PhysOrg / Posted 31 minutes ago
on mangos and melons, and Listeria on meat. Now, researchers from China's Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Huazhong University of Science and Technology report this week in the journal Physics of Plasmas, about their computational study of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Game Changer' Governance Model for Soespublic enterprises such as non-profitable educational and training institutions
'Game Changer' Governance Model for Soes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
public enterprises such as non-profitable educational and training institutions such as the University of Namibia, Namibia University of Science and Technology and Namibia Press Agency will also be the responsibility of the respective portfolio... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Fisherman arrested for attacking two studentsthe case, the prosecutor, Chief Inspector Kwabena Adu, said the complainants in
Fisherman arrested for attacking two students
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 9 hours ago
the case, the prosecutor, Chief Inspector Kwabena Adu, said the complainants in the case were students of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) but resided at Kasoa while Asong was a fisherman who resided at Oshiyie, near... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Government is lying to Ghanaians - BawumiaFeature Article of Monday, 25 July 2016 A few months ago, during a lecture I g
Government is lying to Ghanaians - Bawumia
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
Feature Article of Monday, 25 July 2016 A few months ago, during a lecture I gave to students at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), I made a statement that the supposed fiscal consolidation that the government claims to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KNUST, EU to Build Climate Database to Accurately Forecast WeatherThe meteorology and climate science unit of the physics department of the Kwame
KNUST, EU to Build Climate Database to Accurately Forecast Weather
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The meteorology and climate science unit of the physics department of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), with support from the European Union (EU), is helping to build an improved database capable of forecasting weather... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN Signs Contract With KNUST to Provide Internet On CampusTelecommunication giant, MTN, has signed a commercial contract with the Kwame N
MTN Signs Contract With KNUST to Provide Internet On Campus
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Telecommunication giant, MTN, has signed a commercial contract with the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) to improve coverage as well as provide unbeatable internet connectivity to its community. MTN has laid fibre-optic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hit, Steward Bank Launch University Student Cardswithin the next six months. HIT becomes the second university to launch such a
Hit, Steward Bank Launch University Student Cards
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
within the next six months. HIT becomes the second university to launch such a programme with the bank after the National University of Science and Technology (NUST) where an estimated 6 000 students have signed up. The card combines a student's... Read more
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dna
New metal 3D printing technology developed by Chinese scientistsmetal 3D printing methods, said Zhang Hai'ou, leader of the 3D printing technol
New metal 3D printing technology developed by Chinese scientists
dna / Posted 3 days ago
metal 3D printing methods, said Zhang Hai'ou, leader of the 3D printing technology research team at the Huazhong University of Science and Technology. These problems, such as flowing, dropping or crumbling of fused materials due to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drones for Development in NamibiaThe Namibia Business Innovation Institute (NBII) from Namibia's University of S
Drones for Development in Namibia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Namibia Business Innovation Institute (NBII) from Namibia's University of Science & Technology (NUST) earlier this week held their 16th innovation circle which was held under the theme "Drones for Development In Namibia" and was presented by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Danbatta Is Telecoms Personality of the Yearfor 28 years, and held academic positions of Dean of Faculty and Head of Depart
Danbatta Is Telecoms Personality of the Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
for 28 years, and held academic positions of Dean of Faculty and Head of Department at different times. Until his appointment as the EVC of NCC, Danbatta served as the Acting Vice- Chancellor of the Kano University of Science and Technology, W... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ASUU Berates Ondo, NUC Over Varsities' Funding, Teachers' Welfarestate government for the payment of salaries and other running costs that are b
ASUU Berates Ondo, NUC Over Varsities' Funding, Teachers' Welfare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
state government for the payment of salaries and other running costs that are begging for attention. The case of Ondo State University of Science and Technology, Okitikpupa is very pitiable. The last time the staff received salary was in January... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Wahhabism – a crushing burdenfatwas (religious opinions) calling for the death of Mickey Mouse; nowhere in t
Wahhabism – a crushing burden
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
fatwas (religious opinions) calling for the death of Mickey Mouse; nowhere in the Wahhabi opposition to the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia because women are allowed to study with men on the same campus; nowhere... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Advocate Diversification of Energy Sourcesreliable and sustainable energy in Nigeria", the coordinator, Materials Science
Experts Advocate Diversification of Energy Sources
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
reliable and sustainable energy in Nigeria", the coordinator, Materials Science and Engineering Programme, African University of Science and Technology (AUST), Abuja, Prof. Peter Onwualu, noted that the gap between energy demand and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enter National Science and Maths Olympiads 2016 EditionBindura University of Science Education (BUSE) and the Ministry of Higher and T
Enter National Science and Maths Olympiads 2016 Edition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Bindura University of Science Education (BUSE) and the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development and the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education are running an annual National Science and Mathematics Olympiads... Read more
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The Hindu
A struggle for control in the Valleyshutdowns are being organised. Meanwhile, Kashmir University has postponed exa
A struggle for control in the Valley
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
shutdowns are being organised. Meanwhile, Kashmir University has postponed examinations till further orders. Islamic University of Science and Technology has extended admission processes up to July 29. All district headquarters have set up... Read more
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The Hindu
A struggle for control in the Valleyshutdowns are being organised. Meanwhile, Kashmir University has postponed exa
A struggle for control in the Valley
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
shutdowns are being organised. Meanwhile, Kashmir University has postponed examinations till further orders. Islamic University of Science and Technology has extended admission processes up to July 29. All district headquarters have set up... Read more
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The China Post
Local unis among top 100 US patent winners in '15NTHU was ranked 15th, followed by National Taiwan University (26th), National C
Local unis among top 100 US patent winners in '15
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
NTHU was ranked 15th, followed by National Taiwan University (26th), National Cheng Kung University (29th), National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (80th) and National Central University (85th), according to a report published by... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Burken takes chair of civil, architectural, environmental engineering departmentPM Dr. Joel Burken, Curators' Distinguished Professor of civil, architectural
Burken takes chair of civil, architectural, environmental engineering department
Rolla Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
PM Dr. Joel Burken, Curators' Distinguished Professor of civil, architectural and environmental engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, is now the department’s chair after signing an agreement on Thursday July 14. Burken... Read more
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York Daily Record
Headed to college? Be savvy about your finances.her mother giving her what turned out to be some solid financial advice when Ke
Headed to college? Be savvy about your finances.
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
her mother giving her what turned out to be some solid financial advice when Keener started college in 2010 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. Watch your spending, Keener's mom told her. Save some money from your part-time job,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transformation of Polytechnics Long Overdueand are ready to kick-start the degree programmes. The transformation process
Transformation of Polytechnics Long Overdue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
and are ready to kick-start the degree programmes. The transformation process is at an advanced stage with the National University of Science and Technology (NUST) expected to finalise applications to Zimche for a facility assessment. World... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Rawlings shatters his glasshouse with Abacha's stone [2]and individuals than the nation. This observation is borne of our experience.
Rawlings shatters his glasshouse with Abacha's stone [2]
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 6 days ago
and individuals than the nation. This observation is borne of our experience. We recall our days at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, particularly those chaotic debating periods at Always Around” when students of various... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Polytechnics to stop offering humanity related programmesdoom for the future human resource material of the country. Mr Iddrisu believe
Polytechnics to stop offering humanity related programmes
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 6 days ago
doom for the future human resource material of the country. Mr Iddrisu believes institutions such as the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) mandated to run science-related programmes and the University of Cape Coast... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Two Young Radio Amateurs are First Americans to Take Part in YOTA CampCollege Ham Radio Clubs” at the Hamvention 2016 Youth Forum. Coffey, who majore
Two Young Radio Amateurs are First Americans to Take Part in YOTA Camp
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 6 days ago
College Ham Radio Clubs” at the Hamvention 2016 Youth Forum. Coffey, who majored in electrical engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, is a past ARRL Youth Editor who handled the "Youth@HamRadio.Fun" web column on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Technology Skills Education Programme to Boost InnovationWindhoek — The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) is motivatin
New Technology Skills Education Programme to Boost Innovation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Windhoek — The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) is motivating innovation at a fast pace since changing from a polytechnic to a university. NUST's creative hub, the FABlab Design and Technology Centre, is set to bring the first... Read more
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PhysOrg
Metabolic route explorer helps to optimize the pathways for artificial biosynthesis of valuable productsproducts for medical and commercial use could be improved with new software dev
Metabolic route explorer helps to optimize the pathways for artificial biosynthesis of valuable products
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
products for medical and commercial use could be improved with new software developed by researchers at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia. The system, called metabolic route explorer (MRE), is designed to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
IAEA study: Maternal HIV status does not influence growth, breast milk intake of HIV-negative infantschildren,” said Shadrack Oiye, the doctoral researcher who worked on this proje
IAEA study: Maternal HIV status does not influence growth, breast milk intake of HIV-negative infants
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
children,” said Shadrack Oiye, the doctoral researcher who worked on this project, now a faculty member at Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology in Kenya. Exclusive breastfeeding The study also showed that infants born to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Universities Barred From Enrolling StudentsSt Joseph University of Science and Technology and International Medical and Te
Two Universities Barred From Enrolling Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
St Joseph University of Science and Technology and International Medical and Technological University (IMTU) has banned two universities from admitting new students in the 2016/17 academic year for violation of regulations. Dar es Salaam — The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hlongwane Backs Mighty Warriorshis team's camp by the Minister of Sport and Recreation Makhosini Hlongwane and
Hlongwane Backs Mighty Warriors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
his team's camp by the Minister of Sport and Recreation Makhosini Hlongwane and ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa at Bindura University of Science Education. "So far they (players) have responded very well. We are almost there in terms of servicing... Read more
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PhysOrg
The future of perovskite solar cells has just got brighter—come rain or shineloses its stability and performance in a damp, humid environment. A team of Ko
The future of perovskite solar cells has just got brighter—come rain or shine
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
loses its stability and performance in a damp, humid environment. A team of Korean researchers led by Taiho Park at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea, has found a new method to improve not only the efficiency, but... Read more
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PhysOrg
Better understanding of perovskite solar cells could boost widespread useproject include first author Yaoguang Rong, previously a postdoctoral fellow at
Better understanding of perovskite solar cells could boost widespread use
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
project include first author Yaoguang Rong, previously a postdoctoral fellow at UH and now associate professor at Huazhong University of Science and Technology in China; UH postdoctoral fellows Swaminathan Venkatesan and Yanan Wang; Jiming Bao,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Improved nanoscale patterning using aniodine or xenon difluoride gasion-beam etching of hybrid-perovskite materials. Credit: KAUST A technique deve
Improved nanoscale patterning using aniodine or xenon difluoride gas
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
ion-beam etching of hybrid-perovskite materials. Credit: KAUST A technique developed by scientists at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, has made more controlled fabrication of optoelectronic devices... Read more
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PhysOrg
Faster prediction of wireless downtimecan be very computationally intensive and take considerable time. Raul Tempone
Faster prediction of wireless downtime
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
can be very computationally intensive and take considerable time. Raul Tempone and colleagues from the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Strategic Research Initiative on Uncertainty Quantification in Science and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Efficient purification of propylene using a fine-tuned porous material delivers advances in petrochemical productionfor the production of a key component for popular polymer materials has been ac
Efficient purification of propylene using a fine-tuned porous material delivers advances in petrochemical production
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
for the production of a key component for popular polymer materials has been achieved by researchers from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia. Mohamed Eddaoudi and colleagues have developed a porous material... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe Assembles Second Largest Olympics Teamin respect to the preparations but some have not been forthcoming due to a numb
Zimbabwe Assembles Second Largest Olympics Team
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
in respect to the preparations but some have not been forthcoming due to a number of reasons." "Special thanks to Bindura University of Science Education, the Zimbabwe Olympic Committee and the Ministry of Sport and Recreation, who came to the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
KNUST honours engineer for improving Kumasi roadshas been honoured for his immense contribution to the improvement of road infra
KNUST honours engineer for improving Kumasi roads
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 9 days ago
has been honoured for his immense contribution to the improvement of road infrastructure and at the campus of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. The University, which honoured him, also lauded his invaluable contribution that has... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Tshung Tsin Ren Spirit Award for five alumniKow, who won the Outstanding Student Award 2008, is an undergraduate in civil a
Tshung Tsin Ren Spirit Award for five alumni
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
Kow, who won the Outstanding Student Award 2008, is an undergraduate in civil and structural engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. As a graduate engineer with Leighton Contractors (Asia) Ltd, HK, he is involved in the... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Zim assembles second largest Olympics teamin respect to the preparations but some have not been forthcoming due to a numb
Zim assembles second largest Olympics team
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 9 days ago
in respect to the preparations but some have not been forthcoming due to a number of reasons.” “Special thanks to Bindura University of Science Education, the Zimbabwe Olympic Committee and the Ministry of Sport and Recreation, who came to the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH team bags 2 gold medals at Int’l Math Olympiad in HKPhilippine team—all high school students below 20 years old—were given honors a
PH team bags 2 gold medals at Int’l Math Olympiad in HK
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
Philippine team—all high school students below 20 years old—were given honors at the closing ceremonies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology yesterday. They are scheduled to fly home today. The first IMO was held in Romania in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Tuning the magnetic properties of multi-functional iron nanowiresthat could shake up almost every area of science from healthcare to heavy indus
Tuning the magnetic properties of multi-functional iron nanowires
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
that could shake up almost every area of science from healthcare to heavy industry. A research team led by King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, has cooked up a new way to make magnetic-field-responsive... Read more
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PhysOrg
Custom designing silver nanoclustersensemble of atoms that comprise the metal. The situation differs on the molecul
Custom designing silver nanoclusters
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
ensemble of atoms that comprise the metal. The situation differs on the molecular scale, and researchers at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, have shown that replacing a single atom in a cluster of 25 silver... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Olympic Committee Set to Name Final Teamresources but insisted they were still satisfied. The veteran administrator ad
Olympic Committee Set to Name Final Team
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
resources but insisted they were still satisfied. The veteran administrator added that they are grateful to Bindura University of Science Education and the Ministry of Sport and Recreation for rescuing the Mighty Warriors, who had challenges... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Rise of the machines postponed after all contestants fail AI challengeIt still didn't help much, though. However, one of the two best-placed systems
Rise of the machines postponed after all contestants fail AI challenge
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 11 days ago
It still didn't help much, though. However, one of the two best-placed systems, led by Quan Liu, a researcher at the University of Science and Technology of China, together with researchers from York University in Montreal and the National... Read more
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Business Wire
ASE Hosts Forum on Supplier Sustainabilityindustry organizations and academic institutions including KPMG Sustainability
ASE Hosts Forum on Supplier Sustainability
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
industry organizations and academic institutions including KPMG Sustainability Services, National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology’s College of Management and the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply... Read more
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dna
Burhan Wani death: Over 3100 injured during protests including 1500 security personnel in Kashmirclosed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of
Burhan Wani death: Over 3100 injured during protests including 1500 security personnel in Kashmir
dna / Posted 11 days ago
closed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of Kashmir (CUK), Kashmir University, Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) and Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) have postponed the... Read more
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dna
Burhan Wani death: Over 3100 injured during protests including 1500 security personnelclosed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of
Burhan Wani death: Over 3100 injured during protests including 1500 security personnel
dna / Posted 11 days ago
closed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of Kashmir (CUK), Kashmir University, Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) and Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) have postponed the... Read more
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dna
After five days, normalcy slowly returns in Kashmirclosed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of
After five days, normalcy slowly returns in Kashmir
dna / Posted 11 days ago
closed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of Kashmir (CUK), Kashmir University, Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) and Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) have postponed the... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Tiny Works Of Art With Great Potentialand Johannes Barth, both professors in the Department of Surface Physics at TU
Tiny Works Of Art With Great Potential
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 12 days ago
and Johannes Barth, both professors in the Department of Surface Physics at TU Munich, in collaboration with Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST, Prof. Nian Lin, et al) and the Spanish research institute IMDEA Nanoscience (Dr.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Telone Centre for Learning Introduces New Degree Programmedegree programme, Bachelor of Engineering Honours Degree in Telecommunications
Telone Centre for Learning Introduces New Degree Programme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
degree programme, Bachelor of Engineering Honours Degree in Telecommunications Engineering in affiliation with the National University of Science and Technology (NUST) to enhance skills in this area. TCFL has partnered NUST as an affiliate and has... Read more
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The Economic Times
Restrictions, strike disrupt normal life in Kashmirclosed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of
Restrictions, strike disrupt normal life in Kashmir
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
closed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of Kashmir (CUK), Kashmir University, Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) and Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) have postponed the... Read more
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asianage
Restrictions, strike disrupt normal life in Kashmirclosed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of
Restrictions, strike disrupt normal life in Kashmir
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
closed on account of the ongoing summer vacations, while Central University of Kashmir (CUK), Kashmir University, Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) and Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) have postponed the... Read more
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