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Researchers Discover How Human Sperm Really Swim

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 31 Jul 2020 18:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_d0adc942e792d95fc499a62c5f945c84

Ultrasonic Transducer 15mc: Radar Trainer

Associated Name:
Wild, John J.  Search this
Reid, John M.  Search this
Neal, Donald  Search this
University of Minnesota  Search this
National Cancer Institute  Search this
National Institutes of Health  Search this
Maker:
Paul Rosenberg Associates  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
quartz (overall material)
Measurements:
crystal: 5/8 in x 5/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 1.5875 cm
overall: 4 cm x 5.3 cm; 1 9/16 in x 2 3/32 in
Object Name:
piezoelectric crystal
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Associated Place:
United States: Minnesota, Minneapolis, Wold-Chamberlain Air Base/Station
United States: Minnesota, Minneapolis
Date made:
c.1940s
about 1949
Subject:
Radar  Search this
Ultrasound  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Imaging  Search this
Diagnostic Equipment  Search this
Cancer  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ellen L. C. Wild and Valerie C. Wild
ID Number:
2015.0300.02
Model number:
PRA23G
Accession number:
2015.0300
Catalog number:
2015.0300.02
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6d28-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1817916
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piezoelectric demonstration apparatus

Associated Name:
WINSCO  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 13 in x 5 in; 15.24 cm x 33.02 cm x 12.7 cm
overall: 6 1/2 in x 13 in x 5 in; 16.51 cm x 33.02 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
piezoelectric demonstration apparatus
ID Number:
2010.0235.04
Catalog number:
2010.0235.04
Accession number:
2010.0235
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-6e7a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1409586
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heart, artiificial; converter, piezoelectric

Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 6 in x 2 1/4 in; 24.13 cm x 15.24 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: 2 1/2 in x 6 1/8 in x 10 in; 6.35 cm x 15.5575 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Converter, Piezoelectric
heart, artiificial
converter, piezoelectric
Date made:
1962
Credit Line:
Willem J. Kolff, M.D., Ph.D.
ID Number:
1998.0035.185.02
Catalog number:
1998.0035.185.02
Accession number:
1998.0035
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-16c6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_599474
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heart, artificial; convertor, piezoelectric

Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 3 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 8.255 cm x 8.255 cm
overall: 6 3/8 in x 3 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 16.1925 cm x 9.8425 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
Convertor, Piezoelectric
heart, artificial
convertor, piezoelectric
Date made:
1962
Credit Line:
Willem J. Kolff, M.D., Ph.D.
ID Number:
1998.0035.185.01
Catalog number:
1998.0035.185.01
Accession number:
1998.0035
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-1895-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_599476
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Pulsar Electronic Wristwatch

Maker:
Hamilton Watch Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (case material)
Measurements:
overall - watch: 3 in x 1 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.2225 cm
overall - battery: 1/4 in x 1/2 in; x .635 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
wrist watch, electronic, Pulsar
wrist watch, electronic, pulsar
Date made:
ca 1972
Credit Line:
Gift of John M. Bergey
ID Number:
1994.0354.02
Catalog number:
1994.0354.02
Accession number:
1994.0354
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Clothing & Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-32c7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1173538
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Piezoelectricity – Swedish Royal Academy

Collection Creator:
Espenschied, Lloyd, 1889-? ((electrical engineer) )  Search this
Collection Source:
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Container:
Box 12
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Lloyd Espenschied Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Lloyd Espenschied Papers
Lloyd Espenschied Papers / Series 1: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0013-ref564

Pyro piezoelectricity

Collection Creator:
Espenschied, Lloyd, 1889-? ((electrical engineer) )  Search this
Collection Source:
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Container:
Box 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1700s
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Lloyd Espenschied Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Lloyd Espenschied Papers
Lloyd Espenschied Papers / Series 1: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0013-ref585

RoboBee

Designer:
Kevin Y. Ma, American, b.1988  Search this
Robert J. Wood, American, b. 1977  Search this
Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA  Search this
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, founded 2009  Search this
Team Member:
Pakpong Chirarattananon  Search this
Sawyer B. Fuller  Search this
Medium:
Flight muscles: piezoelectric ceramic, carbon fiber, and alumina ceramic; wings: polyester film membrane stretched over a carbon-fiber composite frame; wing transmission: polyimide-film flexural hinges with carbon-fiber rigid links; body: carbon-fiber and Garolite glass-fiber composites
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
RoboBee
Made in:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Date:
August 2012
Credit Line:
Gift of Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Accession Number:
2015-23-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq46ea6b530-cc27-4a9b-8411-b57f68d8df52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2015-23-1
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RoboBee: Exploded

Designer:
Kevin Y. Ma, American, b.1988  Search this
Robert J. Wood, American, b. 1977  Search this
Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA  Search this
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, founded 2009  Search this
Team Member:
Pakpong Chirarattananon  Search this
Sawyer B. Fuller  Search this
Medium:
Flight muscles: piezoelectric ceramic, carbon fiber, and alumina ceramic; wings: polyester film membrane stretched over a carbon-fiber composite frame; wing transmission: polyimide-film flexural hinges with carbon-fiber rigid links; body: carbon-fiber and Garolite glass-fiber composites
Type:
Decorative Arts
robot
Object Name:
robot
Date:
August 2012
Credit Line:
Gift of Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Accession Number:
2015-23-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4a36a653a-a3d1-4cfd-a889-66f4bf9e5458
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2015-23-2
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Monitor, Actigraph Activity

Manufacturer:
Precision Control Design, Inc., United States of America  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, steel, brass, nylon, Velcro, adhesive decal
Dimensions:
3-D: 9.5 × 8.9 × 4.4cm, 0.1kg (3 3/4 × 3 1/2 × 1 3/4 in., 1/4lb.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Medical
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A20130028000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Moving Beyond Earth
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96c1ffc54-0f10-4bc7-ade9-dc8baa967186
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20130028000
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Sputter deposition of PZT piezoelectric films on thin glass substrates for adjustable x-ray optics

Author:
Wilke, Rudeger H. T.  Search this
Schwartz, Daniel A.  Search this
Davis, William N.  Search this
Johnson-Wilke, Raegan L.  Search this
Trolier-McKinstry, Susan  Search this
Cotroneo, Vincenzo  Search this
Reid, Paul B.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2013
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_116021

P4790-02-00: Precise Control of Optical Figure of Deformable Ultra-Light Optics Using Integral Piezoelectric Thin Films, 02/14/2000-02/14/2000

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Department of Contracts, Grants and Property Management  Search this
Container:
Box 15 of 39
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-050, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Department of Contracts, Grants and Property Management, Grant Proposals
See more items in:
Grant Proposals
Grant Proposals / Box 15
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa05-050-refidd1e7049

Ferroic materials for smart systems : from fundamentals to device applications / Jiyan Dai

Author:
Dai, Jiyan http://viaf.org/viaf/3158488414411731016/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (265 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2020
Topic:
Ferroelectric crystals  Search this
Smart materials  Search this
Call number:
TK7872.F44
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140813

Nanobiosensors : from design to applications / edited by Aiguo Wu, Waheed S. Khan

Author:
Wu, Aiguo http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2015188057 http://viaf.org/viaf/77996551/  Search this
Khan, Waheed S http://viaf.org/viaf/184324467/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (415 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2020
Topic:
Biosensors  Search this
Nanotechnology  Search this
Call number:
R857.B54
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140882

Advances in ceramics for environmental, functional, and energy applications II / edited by Amar Bhalla, Morsi Mahmoud, Narottam Bansal, Danilo Suvorov, Ruyan Guo, Rick Ubic, Jake Amoroso, Cory Trivelpiece, Navin Manjooran, Gary Pickrell, Dinesh Agrawal

Title:
Advances in ceramics for environmental, functional, and energy applications 2
Advances in ceramics for environmental, functional, and energy applications two
Editor:
Bhalla, A. S. 1943- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n90681642 http://viaf.org/viaf/79396469/  Search this
Mahmoud, Morsi M. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nb2017010514 http://viaf.org/viaf/101154739914752991998/  Search this
Bansal, Narottam P. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85104523 http://viaf.org/viaf/44385151/  Search this
Suvorov, Danilo http://viaf.org/viaf/6355149108480268780006/  Search this
Guo, Ruyan http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n95099395 http://viaf.org/viaf/75568134/  Search this
Ubic, Rick http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2016166161 http://viaf.org/viaf/2569148451575815970004/  Search this
Amoroso, Jake  Search this
Trivelpiece, Cory  Search this
Manjooran, Navin http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nb2011005699 http://viaf.org/viaf/169043871/  Search this
Pickrell, Gary http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nb2013002121 http://viaf.org/viaf/295179502/  Search this
Agrawal, Dinesh Kumar 1953- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n86852057 http://viaf.org/viaf/35954907/  Search this
Author:
American Ceramic Society http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80049820 http://viaf.org/viaf/145893414/  Search this
Materials Science & Technology Conference (2018 : Columbus, Ohio) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nb2020004135 http://viaf.org/viaf/737155411320308940007/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (266 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Ceramic materials--Environmental aspects  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Call number:
TA455.C43 A393 2019 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140726

Biosensors and nanotechnology : applications in health care diagnostics / edited by Zeynep Altintas

Editor:
Altintas, Zeynep 1985- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2017185420 http://viaf.org/viaf/15149912313906210667/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xvii, 382 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic book
Electronic books
Date:
2018
Topic:
Biosensors  Search this
HEALTH & FITNESS--Holism  Search this
HEALTH & FITNESS--Reference  Search this
MEDICAL--Alternative Medicine  Search this
MEDICAL--Atlases  Search this
MEDICAL--Essays  Search this
MEDICAL--Family & General Practice  Search this
MEDICAL--Holistic Medicine  Search this
MEDICAL--Osteopathy  Search this
Biosensing Techniques  Search this
Nanotechnology--methods  Search this
Diagnostic Equipment  Search this
Call number:
R857.B54 B56 2018 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138614

Advances in high temperature ceramic matrix composites and materials for sustainable development : selected peer-reviewed papers from the 9th International Conference on High Temperature Ceramic Matrix Composites (HTCMC 9) and Global Forum on Advanced Materials and Technologies for Sustainable Development (GFMAT 2016) Toronto, Canada, June 26-30, 2016 / edited by Mrityunjay Singh [and seven others]

Editor:
Singh, M (Mrityunjay) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n94103064 http://viaf.org/viaf/95347572/  Search this
Author:
International Conference on High-Temperature Ceramic-Matrix Composites (9th : 2016 : Toronto, Ont.) author http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nb2017016474 http://viaf.org/viaf/177150264365005860003/  Search this
Global Forum on Advanced Materials and Technologies for Sustainable Development (2016 : Toronto, Ont.) author http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nb2017016475 http://viaf.org/viaf/2528150264371605860001/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xii, 574 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Type:
Congresses
Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
2017
Topic:
Materials  Search this
Ceramic-matrix composites  Search this
Sustainable development  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Reference  Search this
Call number:
TA401.3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138633

Industrial chemistry of oxides for emerging applications / Lech Pawlowski, Philippe Blanchart

Author:
Pawłowski, Lech http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n78022996 http://viaf.org/viaf/73986747/  Search this
Blanchart, Philippe http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2018007215 http://viaf.org/viaf/209170937/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2018
Topic:
Oxides--Industrial applications  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Chemical & Biochemical  Search this
Call number:
TP245.O9 P43 2018 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139218

Bioinspired engineering of thermal materials / edited by Tao Deng

Editor:
Deng, Tao (Of Shanghai jiao tong da xue) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2014191471 http://viaf.org/viaf/313285960/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource ix, 247 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2018
Topic:
Materials--Thermal properties  Search this
Materials--Biotechnology  Search this
Heat--Transmission  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Reference  Search this
Call number:
TA418.52 .B56 2018 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139260

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