informatics informatics  /ˌɪn fər ˈmæ tɪks/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the sciences concerned with gathering, manipulating, storing, retrieving, and classifying recorded information

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. David Levy, a professor at the University of Washington Information School, has found, to his surprise, that his most technophilic undergraduates--those majoring in "informatics .
  2. Welcome to the world of telematics -- the term comes from telecommunications and informatics -- where new communications technologies are applied to the everyday automotive .
  3. David Levy, a professor at the University of Washington Information School, has found, to his surprise, that his most technophilic undergraduates--those majoring in "informatics .

News

  1. Mass Spectrometer measures collision cross sections.

    Integrating third dimension of resolution and separation power into suite of untargeted and targeted LC/MS/MS workflows, SYNAPT® G2-Si System helps researchers gain deep understanding of molecular biology and disease mechanisms. System combines power of Traveling Wave Ion Mobility Separations with data acquisition and informatics technologies, and collision cross section measurements to bring ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. NSU Center Designated as WHO Collaborating Center in Consumer Health Informatics

    Nova Southeastern University's Center for Consumer Health Informatics Research (CCHIR) has been designated by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a WHO Collaborating Center in Consumer Health Informatics.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Newswise

  3. Scalable Informatics siFlash Dominates STAC-M3 Benchmarks

    Scalable Informatics, Inc. , a leading provider of high performance, tightly-coupled storage and compute solutions for a wide range of data, I/O, and process-intensive applications, today announced STAC reports KDB130528 and KDB130529, describing record-setting results for their siFlash and JackRabbit storage systems.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "MicroMD EMR streamlines workflow, improves data accuracy and increases physician productivity," said Ajit Kumar, Ph.D., general manager, Henry Schein Medical Systems. "The new connectivity with HeartCentrix ECG informatics will now enable...
    on Dec 21, 2007 By: Ajith Kumar Source: FOX News

  2. Neil Kipling, founder and CEO of IDBS, commented: "Because of the types of data captured during DMPK and pharmacology studies, these critical research areas are often neglected by other informatics providers. Many data management solutions are not...
    on Feb 11, 2008 By: Rudyard Kipling Source: PharmaLive.com (press release)

  3. "Ease of use is a hallmark of Benefit Informatics services. We are pleased that our customers tell us they are able to utilize our data analysis, reporting, plan modeling and employee communications service without requiring extensive IT...
    on Feb 4, 2008 By: Bruns Source: Business Wire (press release)

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