POSS


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AcronymDefinition
POSSPlant Operator Selection System
POSSPrecipitation Occurrence Sensor System
POSSPuckett Observatory Supernova Search
POSSPassive Optical Satellite Surveillance
POSSPalm Operating System Simulator
POSSPrototype Optical Surveillance System
POSSPalomar Observatory Sky Survey
POSSPolyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxanes
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Majumdar, P, Lee, E, Gubbins, N, Stafslien, SJ, Daniels, J, Thorson, CJ, Chisholm, BJ, "Synthesis and Antimicrobial Activity of Quaternary Ammonium-Functionalized POSS (Q-POSS) and Polysiloxane Coatings Containing Q-POSS.
Finding a key origin of heart muscle provides a target for studies that will help scientists understand cardiac muscle regeneration, said lead author Kazu Kikuchi, a postdoctoral ellow in the Poss lab.
31 crore taking the gross savings through POSS schemes to Rs 94,239.
Among the six vowel phonemes reconstructible for POss.
Due to a large variety of organic substituents POSS derivatives can be effectively incorporated into polymers by copolymerization, grafting or even simple physical blending to produce polymeric hybrids and nanocomposites.
There are over 100 companies producing carbon nanotubes, carbon nanofibers, fullerenes, POSS and graphene, with many more companies utilizing these materials for incorporation into new products and processes across a raft of industries.
10), (13), (14) The photopolymerization mechanism by which thiol-ene networks are formed make this system of great interest for studying the effects of the presence of POSS on the kinetics of the polymerization.
Poss said encouraging cities to take a regional approach to homeland security will be an important part of the discussion.
POSS contains a basic polyhedral silicon-oxygen nanostructured skeleton or cage, with versatile chemistry, which makes possible to attach different functional organic groups (-R) to the corner silicon atoms to enhance interactions with a matrix material.
While this got hot, the poss tub was made ready, The wooden poss stick at the side, static, ever steady, For in this tub the clothes all went, some a little tangled, And when they''d been possed hard, they''re ready to be mangled.
Following an arbitration proceeding in Dallas, Hanley-Wood was found to have breached the contracts of former Hanley-Wood Exhibitions Division President Galen Poss and its Executive Vice President, Michael Green.
Guido and Poss will join the NLC Officers and chairs of all NLC standing committees for their leadership meeting January 17-19, 2002.