Liquefied Natural Gas


Mar 01, 2006 Comments Off on Liquefied Natural Gas

The number of LNG technicians required in Texas within the next three to five years appears to be relatively low. While the number of regasification facilities and LNG imports is projected to increase in the coming years, the actual number of LNG technicians required for these facilities is anticipated to be low due to the high degree of process automation typically involved in offloading and regasification.

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Crime Scene Technologist


Mar 01, 2006 Comments Off on Crime Scene Technologist

Crime Scene Technicians (CST) are essentially functional generalists who collect and maintain physical evidence from crime scenes. The technology of crime scene investigation is very advanced; however, the technology (hardware, software and forensic analysis) is located in the “Forensics Laboratory” rather than in the field.

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Electroneurodiagnostic & Polysomnography


Sep 13, 2005 Comments Off on Electroneurodiagnostic & Polysomnography

Growth in sleep clinics produces new demand for qualified polysomnographers and electroneuro diagnosticicians.

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Wind Turbine Technology


Sep 01, 2005 Comments Off on Wind Turbine Technology

Wind energy production will grow sharply over the next 10 years and the demand for skilled wind turbine technicians will also increase.

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M2M, The Wireless Revolution

Jun 01, 2005 Comments Off on M2M, The Wireless Revolution

Download Full Report  Order Hard Copy By: Jim Brazell, Laurel Donoho, John Dexheimer, Robert Hanneman, Ph.D., & George Langdon M2M is an acronym for Machine-to-Machine computing and both fourth generation and M2M involve networking physical, chemical, biological and neurological objects, systems and environments. Applications of M2M and fourth generation computing span virtually every industry and […]

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Emerging Technologies: ADM, Hybrid, MEMs, & Computer Forensics

Jan 01, 2005 Comments Off on Emerging Technologies: ADM, Hybrid, MEMs, & Computer Forensics

Download Full Report  Order Hard Copy This report examines Advanced Digital Manufacturing, Hybrid Vehicles, Micro-electromechanical Systems, and Computer Forensics and related core technical principles, applications, trends, implications, curriculum and potential employment of each of these four topics. Through this research, TSTC hopes to facilitate the informed and well-considered development of new, or enhancement of existing, […]

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Homeland Security

Sep 01, 2004 Comments Off on Homeland Security

Download Full Report  Order Hard Copy The events of September 11, 2001 brought immediate attention to the challenges of internal security in the United States. The realization of these challenges resulted in a number of actions by federal, state, and local governments, including the establishment of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). This report presents […]

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Video Games

Feb 01, 2004 Comments Off on Video Games

Download Full Report  Order Hard Copy By Jim Brodie Brazell, Nicholas Kim, Honoria Starbuck This highly anticipated report covers the game market, industry, technologies, workforce needs, and implications to Texas technical colleges and universities. The report may be of interest to students, teachers, policy makers, economic development officials, academic administrators, game industry businesses and investors. […]

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Nanotechnology

Jun 01, 2003 Comments Off on Nanotechnology

Download Full Report  Order Hard Copy This report provides commercialization timelines, driving forces and constraints, industry trends and projectors, and expert opinion and analysis on the emerging nanotechnology sector. The exact nature and size of potential nanotech markets are unclear at this time. However, there is little doubt that these new technologies promise almost unlimited […]

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Fuel Cells

Jun 01, 2003 Comments Off on Fuel Cells

Download Full Report  Order Hard Copy Over the last decade, interest in fuel cell technology has grown steadily and projections of future progress have been increasingly optimistic. The practical applications for fuel cells fall into two general categories-power for vehicles (primarily automobiles) and production of electric power. The development of a significant fuel cell automobile […]

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