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December 5th, 2005

Space saving approach to satellite communications

Abstract:
Ken Teo and his team here in the Department of Engineering have come up with a much more efficient and compact way to send signals from satellites. They have managed to use an array of carbon nanotubes to create a device that replaces conventional heavy, bulky, high temprature, microwave amplifiers. The new electron source promises to revolutionise telecommunications and satellite communications in space.

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University of Cambridge

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