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IET Harvey Prize Winner Announced 5627

Cancer has become the third most likely cause of death worldwide. Presently cancer is killing 8.5 million people per year and by 2030, this number is estimated to reach 12 million.

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11/12/2017
Impossible Proven Possible By Innovation Awards 2017 Winners 5583

London was alive with a mass of glitzy dresses, black-ties and a Mad Hatter at The Brewery, London, on 15 November to find out who had won one of the industry’s top accolades – an IET Innovation Award.

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27/11/2017
IET White Paper - Cookies, Fake News And Single Search Boxes: The Role Of A&I Services In A Changing Research Landscape 5577

The following is an excerpt from a new White Paper published by the IET on the growing importance of A&I databases. Librarians and researchers shared their thoughts on how they use search tools for academic research and highlighted the differences between curated resources and general search engines.

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24/11/2017
Do You Support Or Oppose The Use Of Nuclear Energy As One Of The Ways To Provide Electricity? 5551

A new nuclear paradigm, Small Modular Reactors (SMRs), provide a more practical solution than more conventional types of nuclear fission, and could spell big things for both the UK and the rest of the world.

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13/11/2017
The Impact Factor Is A Measure Of Quality For Academic Journals 5517

The IET journal titles have seen a significant increase in their impact factor rating. The impact factor is a measure of the importance of a journal or its rank. It is calculated by measuring the frequency with which the average article in the journal has been cited in a two-year period compared to the number of articles published in that journal during ...

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30/10/2017
What's In Your Wardrobe??? 5432

Wow, you may say - that's a very personal question. To be honest I'm not interested in how many pairs of underwear you have, or which dress is your favourite... What I am interested in is whether you have any wearable technology in your wardrobe. You may be asking what is wearable technology? According to Wikipedia it's "smart electronic devices ...

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04/10/2017