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Robert J. Macek, Ph.D.

Title: Physicist (Retired)
Company: TechSource, Inc.
Location: Los Alamos, NM United States 133 more words


Authenticity in Scholarly Communication

At a time when all of us are thinking more about what makes something authentic or true, I’ve been trying to apply my random musings as much as possible to my scholarly and professional expertise.  798 more words

General Reflections

Fungi: The New Hope For Recycling E-Waste


Following American Chemical Society research, three strains of fungus were found to extract up to 85 percent of the lithium and up to 48 percent of the cobalt from old batteries. 364 more words


Before the New Year binge, learn what alcohol does to our body (Video)

It’s inevitable one would usually say: there’s a party and everyone’s drinking alcohol, so you join in the spree, especially when you’re welcoming a New Year. 93 more words

Science & Health

Getting a PhD opens up a world of opportunity

My first interview was with a PhD who transitioned to industry. This seems to be a more “traditional” transition from academia, but upcoming interviews might prove otherwise.   1,291 more words


VTMR TD-NMR Cross-linking Density MRI System Analyzer for Polymer

Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is widely used as a non-invasive means of obtaining clinical images and studying tissue metabolism in vivo. In this revised and updated edition, the principles of NMR are introduced, with descriptions of the ways in which NMR can be used to study living systems, and the scope and limitations of each technique. 365 more words

NMR Application