Tallinn University of Technology

Type: Organization
Name: Tallinn University of Technology
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Tallinn University Green Week focuses on renewable energy and sustainable development

April 14-17 is a Green Week in Tallinn University, which is a student initiative that focuses on the introduction and discussions about renewable energy, climate changes and sustainable development education, reported BC the press service of the University ... [Published The Baltic Course - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Darapladib for Preventing Ischemic Events in Stable Coronary Heart Disease

Methods Study Design and OversightThe study design has been described previously. 14 The trial was sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline. The executive and steering committees designed the study and supervised its conduct. (A complete list of committee members ... [Published New England Journal of Medicine - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Maritime Academy Boss Cast Adrift (1)

The Maritime Academy's main building in Tallinn Photo: Postimees/ScanpixMinister of Education Jaak Aaviksoo has fired Heiki Lindpere, the rector of the Maritime Academy, for mismanaging the budget ahead of next year's merger with the Tallinn University ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Former Flagship to Be Used to Train Cadets, Merchant Marines (2)

Dismantling operations are set to soon begin on the Navy's former flagship, the  Admiral Pitka , with engines and other major equipment to be transferred to the control of the Tallinn University of Technology.A lab at the Maritime Academy, which is due ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Scientist: Prospecting for Phosphate Rock Is Risk-Free

Enno Reinsalu. (Õhtuleht)The debate over phosphate rock goes on. After a scholar recently said the mineral could again become a strategic resource, the presumptive new coalition announced it will not consider mining or even mapping the reserves. But ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

11th international conference on integrated formal methods (IFM 2014)

**********************************************************************11th International Conference on integrated Formal Methods , iFM 2014Co-located with the 11th International Symposium on Formal Aspects ofComponent Software , FACS 2014September 9 - ... [Published Eventseer.net - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Jan 17 2014 - Updated Jan 17 2014 - 1 reports

Academics Against Mass Surveillance

So, a Dutch initiative, is it? Well, into the hopper with it. Presumably there are more of these petitions out there; like with mice, you’re never going to find just two petitions against mass surveillance. http://academicsagainstsurveillance.net ... [Published Wired: Beyond the Beyond - Jan 17 2014]
First reported Jan 08 2014 - Updated Jan 08 2014 - 1 reports

High-fliers at risk of isolation and depression from internet addiction

Over-achievers are at risk of becoming addicted to the internet because of the pressure they put on themselves to continue working outside of office hours. The most successful employees are at risk of isolation, depression and anxiety as they increasingly ... [Published Telegraph - Jan 08 2014]
First reported Nov 29 2013 - Updated Nov 30 2013 - 1 reports

Robot sea turtle will map shipwrecks that humans can't reach (video)

Some shipwrecks are too costly or dangerous for humans to explore, but many underwater robots are too disruptive and unwieldy to serve as substitutes. The Tallinn Institute of Technology's new U-CAT mapping robot solves that dilemma by imitating ... [Published Engadget - Nov 29 2013]
First reported Nov 26 2013 - Updated Nov 27 2013 - 1 reports

This Adorable Turtle Bot Will Help Underwater Archeologists

u-CAT swimming in an aquarium at Centre for Biorobotics mihkell via Flickr, Courtesy of Centre for Biorobotics, Tallinn University of TechnologySure, there are plenty of UAVs and ROVs and other underwater robots. But these deep divers tend to be large ... [Published Popular Science - Nov 26 2013]

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"Interruptions in non-work time, family, friends, leisure, hobbies etc. have become common and increase the level of occupational stress."
"Conventional underwater robots use propellers for locomotion. Fin propulsors of U-CAT can drive the robot in all directions without disturbing water and beating up silt from the bottom, which would decrease visibility inside the shipwreck,” Taavi Salumäe, U-CAT's designer and Centre for Biorobotics, Tallinn University of Technology researcher said in a statement ."

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Tallinn University Green Week focuses on renewa... [Published The Baltic Course - Apr 15 2014]
Darapladib for Preventing Ischemic Events in St... [Published New England Journal of Medicine - Mar 31 2014]
Maritime Academy Boss Cast Adrift (1) [Published Eesti Televisioon - Mar 18 2014]
Former Flagship to Be Used to Train Cadets, Mer... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Mar 18 2014]
Scientist: Prospecting for Phosphate Rock Is Ri... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Mar 18 2014]
11th international conference on integrated for... [Published Eventseer.net - Mar 18 2014]
Academics Against Mass Surveillance [Published Wired: Beyond the Beyond - Jan 17 2014]
High-fliers at risk of isolation and depression... [Published Telegraph - Jan 08 2014]
Robot sea turtle will map shipwrecks that human... [Published Engadget - Nov 29 2013]
This Adorable Turtle Bot Will Help Underwater A... [Published Popular Science - Nov 26 2013]
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Academics Against Mass Surveillance [Published Wired: Beyond the Beyond - Jan 17 2014]
So, a Dutch initiative, is it? Well, into the hopper with it. Presumably there are more of these petitions out there; like with mice, you’re never going to find just two petitions against mass surveillance. http://academicsagainstsurveillance.net ...
Robot sea turtle will map shipwrecks that human... [Published Engadget - Nov 29 2013]
Some shipwrecks are too costly or dangerous for humans to explore, but many underwater robots are too disruptive and unwieldy to serve as substitutes. The Tallinn Institute of Technology's new U-CAT mapping robot solves that dilemma by imitating ...
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