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(frown'hō-fer),
Joseph von, German optician, 1787-1826. See: Fraunhofer lines.
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1988: Marks speak louder than words, it seems - the Frauenhofer joins Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) and works on moving sound with pictures over the Net.
Eventually he raised enough money to commission Alcatel to design and build his radio satellite, he got the Frauenhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits in Germany to develop a prototype receiver and signed on four Japanese manufacturers, Hitachi, Matsushita (Panasonic), Sanyo and JVC to mass produce the radio sets.
paper P-50, Frauenhofer Institut fur Chemische Technologie, Karlisruhe, Germany, 1993.
More than 1,000 participants have participated in the successful conference series, with discussions featuring over 120 experts from research institution - including the Technical Universities of Munich and Dresden, Frauenhofer Institute, Hasso Plattner Institute, Bloomberg - representatives from Robert Bosch, Cisco, Schott Solar, Evonik, Festo, Suntech, RWE, T-Systems, Autodesk, Siemens, SIC Processing, dena, Osram, SAP, Linde, Entelio, as well as venture capital investors such as Zouk Capital, Climate Change Capital and the European Investment Bank.
In their new roles, Doug Brengel and Bill Frauenhofer will both serve as managing directors in the technology banking division.
Kagermann also received an honorary doctorate from the University of Magdeburg, Germany, and is a member of the senate of Max Planck Gesellschaft and Frauenhofer Gesellschaft.
The 3-year project is being carried out on behalf of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) by the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy, the Frauenhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering IAO, University of Stuttgart and Trifolium-Beratungsgesellschaft.
Frauenhofer, chairman, president and chief executive officer speaking at the company's annual meeting said, "We are pleased with our results and believe we are on target for the year, compared to budget in which we estimated a modest increase in earnings per share.
According to recent research conducted by the Frauenhofer Society in Germany, MyHammer is able to significantly lower the angst of finding a good contractor, encouraging consumers to go through with potential projects on their house.
Frauenhofer, chairman, president and chief executive officer said, "We are pleased that our performance enabled the company to continue its commitment to dividend increases.
Frauenhofer, chairman, president and chief executive officer said, "The MTNs offer CNG increased flexibility and lower financing costs in a changing marketplace.
Frauenhofer, chairman, president and chief executive officer said, "We are pleased with our results during this challenging year when the company's service territory experienced the warmest since 1938, which reduced earnings by $.