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Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientists and automakers have developed a new cast aluminum alloy for engine cylinder heads, which could lead to more fuel-efficient internal combustion engines. The research team involved ORNL researchers and representatives from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and ...
Four Michigan State University students earned DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research Program awards for their research in various areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, making MSU the most-decorated institution represented at the program. The awardees are:.

Magnum Venus Products (MVP), a manufacturer of composite application equipment based in Tennessee, has installed the first large-scale thermoset 3D printer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Manufacturing Demonstration facility in Tennessee. With this new 3D printer, named the ...
OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (WATE) - Scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory are conducting research on how mercury moves through the environment and what can be done about it. During the 1950s and 1960s, large amounts of mercury were released from the Y-12 National Security Complex. It seeped ...
Oak Ridge National Laboratory will house the first system, and another will be deployed at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California. "These new systems represent the next generation in supercomputing and will be critical tools both for our nation's scientists and for U.S. industry," Perry said.

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., April 3, 2018 — Oak Ridge National Laboratory today welcomed a second group of technology innovators to join Innovation Crossroads, the Southeast's only entrepreneurial research and development program based at a U.S. Department of Energy national laboratory. Selected through a merit-based ...
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Tennessee are studying how water moves through shale, as well as other geologic factors they believe can lead to the more efficient extraction of oil and gas. Victoria DiStefano, ORNL graduate research assistant and ...
This is the first in a series of articles by Carolyn Krause on the history of the molten salt reactor developed at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Sometimes the federal funding winds in Washington shift quickly. On July 5, 1971, Karl Z. Morgan, the director of the health physics division at ORNL and founder ...
"Tennesseans know that innovative energy research at Oak Ridge National Laboratory means thousands of high-tech jobs for our state and higher family incomes.” The Office of Science will receive almost $6.3 billion in total. Within that increase, $810 million will go toward Advanced Scientific Computing ...
"It's amazingly good news," says Thom Mason, vice president for laboratory operations at Battelle in Columbus and a former director of Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. "This is beyond anything I expected." Battelle helps run six of the 10 DOE national labs run by the Office of Science, including ...
United States Senator Lamar Alexander Wednesday said the government funding bill increases funding for the most important federal program – the Office of Science – that supports work at Oak Ridge National Laboratory for the third consecutive year, and sets a new record funding level in a regular ...
The Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory has devised a new way to take the temperature of a material at the nanoscale—the organization has developed a giant thermometer. The technology, dubbed electron energy gain spectroscopy, enables researchers to take the temperature of a ...
For the first time in 30 years, spent nuclear fuel from the High Flux Isotope Reactor at Oak Ridge National Laboratory has been dissolved at the Savannah River Site in South Carolina. The work is important because it is expected to allow the reactor, known as HFIR, to continue its mission, according to the ...
ORNL's historic Graphite Reactor: A national historic landmark, the Graphite Reactor, located at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, served as the pilot plant that led to the first production of plutonium. Visitors can view the world's oldest nuclear reactor and tour the interior of the building which is part of the ...
When a shipment of spent fuel went to Tennessee's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in 2016 because it couldn't be sent to Idaho, that meant INL lost out on more than $20 million in federal research money, Peters said. He said not getting that shipment wasn't fatal but called it a “slippery slope.” “If you can't ...
In their paper published in Advanced Materials, the team, including researchers from the Department of Energy's (DOE's) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), illustrates how this unique marriage is achieved in the multiferroic material BiMn3Cr4O12. Many materials are known for just one characteristic ...

DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee has produced 350 grams of the material, some of which will be incorporated in NASA's next Mars rover. “These recent successes have reduced risks associated with future plutonium supplies and factored into NASA's announcement last week to include ...
A new collaboration between the National Energy Technology Laboratory and Oak Ridge National Laboratory could use big data to help boost production out of local natural gas wells and find new markets for coal. The joint research covered under the memorandum of understanding signed Friday ...
The aim by Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientists is to get the nation's power grid off the public internet and make it less vulnerable to cyberattacks, and it's an effort in which EPB in Chattanooga is lending a hand. The DarkNet collaboration is cited by Chattanooga and ORNL officials as one example of ...
The East Tennessee Technology Park, Y-12 National Security Complex, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory cleanup is funded out of two different accounts, with a third dedicated to historic preservation activities at the Technology Park. A Department of Energy spokesman said Oak Ridge Environmental ...
The U.S. Department of Energy announced a new supercomputing program on Monday that could be worth up to $1.8 billion and deploy two systems, with one at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, that would be 50 to 100 times more powerful than today's computers. The new systems are called ...
The reactor bay of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory High Flux Isotope Reactor complex in Ok Ridge, Tennessee on Thursday, June 22, 2017.The HFIR has four primary missions including neutron scattering, isotope production, irradiation materials testing and neutron activation analysis. (Photo: Calvin ...
James Peery, who led critical national security programs at Sandia National Laboratories and held multiple leadership positions at Los Alamos National Laboratory before arriving at the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory last year, has been named associate laboratory director of ...
A team at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory has designed and synthesized a selective molecular trap that can separate the minor actinide element americium from a mixture of americium and the lanthanide elements, using europium as the model lanthanide in experiments.
The Oak Ridge National Laboratory is on track to get a new supercomputer in the next 5 years. The Department of Energy released a "request for proposals" for companies who want to develop at least 2 new supercomputers. One will go to Oak Ridge and another will be placed at a national lab in ...
Scientists of the Department of Energy's Light Water Reactor Sustainability Program (LWRS) and partners from the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) have conducted the first weld tests to repair highly irradiated materials at DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The welding system, designed and ...
The U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education is currently seeking college faculty for paid research opportunities at Oak Ridge National Laboratory through the Higher Education Research Experiences program, a press release said. This research program provides ...
“The new facility is needed to support safe, cost-effective, and timely cleanup at the Y-12 National Security Complex and Oak Ridge National Laboratory,” the release said. The Environmental Protection Agency, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, and OREM are scheduled to ...
President Donald J. Trump on Thursday nominated a national security leader at Oak Ridge National Laboratory to a nuclear nonproliferation job in the U.S. Department of Energy. Brent K. Park is currently an associate laboratory director at ORNL, where he is responsible for national security programs.
President Donald Trump announced Thursday he intends to nominate an Oak Ridge National Laboratory associate director for the position of Department of Energy Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation. Brent K. Park leads and manages national security programs for the U.S. ...
Gloria Johnson, D-Knoxville; University of Tennessee hospital registered nurse and 27-year Oak Ridge resident Tom Burns; Oak Ridge National Laboratory research staff member and Oak Ridge City Council member Ellen Smith; International Chemical Workers Union member Chris Beatty, who is also a ...
Crews completed characterization, asbestos removal, and mercury extraction from several high risk buildings at Y-12 and Oak Ridge National Laboratory. ... the program also completed the removal of approximately half of the Uranium-233 inventory that was stored at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory is helping launch a new manufacturing technology, putting some brains and muscles on the bones of the next industrial revolution. Oak Ridge National Laboratory is helping launch a new manufacturing technology, putting some brains and muscles on the bones of the next ...
Oak Ridge National Laboratory's early January announcement it would lay off as many as 100 people after buy-out applications fell short last year raised questions over the reasons for the cuts. In his communications with the lab, ORNL Director Thomas Zacharia maintained the positions were “overhead” ...
DOE facilities here include Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge Office, Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management, Oak Ridge Reservation, Office of Scientific and Technical Information, and East Tennessee Technology Park, the former K-25 site, among other federal and contractor operations.
Federal sites in Oak Ridge include Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Y-12 National Security Complex, the Oak Ridge Office, Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management, Office of Scientific and Technical Information, and East Tennessee Technology Park, the former K-25 site, among others. Those are ...
Oak Ridge National Laboratory will lay off 100 workers as part of its involuntary separation program. In 2017, ORNL implemented a workforce restructuring plan that included the elimination of up to 350 positions through voluntary and involuntary separations. Reductions have primarily been among staff ...
Oak Ridge National Laboratory plans to lay off about 100 employees after applications to its voluntary workforce reduction fell short last year, according to an announcement in the laboratory's internal newsletter obtained by USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee. ORNL received more than 300 applications ...
In fact, he said the Oak Ridge National Laboratory is studying the process by which mercury became methylmercury. ... in DOE cleanup transitioning from East Tennessee Technology Park to sites at Y-12 and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory,” said Ken Rueter, UCOR president and project manager.
“Providing access to real quantum computing hardware is fundamental to accelerating the development of applications and programs important to UT-Battelle, LLC., the managing and operating contractor at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL),” said Jeff Nichols, associate ...
He also understands that national laboratories like the Oak Ridge National Laboratory are essential to maintaining our country's brainpower advantage.” Byrams Fork Road, about 3/4-mile from Hickory Valley Road, was closed due to a washout and collapsed culvert, according to information provided by ...
She said she'd like to work at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, which awarded her a scholarship to help pay for three of her four Middle College semesters. Hopper said if she'd enrolled in Tennessee Tech straight out of high school and without her Middle College experience, “I would have had a much ...
Researchers from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Michigan State University and Oak Ridge National Laboratory studied microbes from women with and without endometriosis and compared bacteria from the uterus with vaginal microbes. “We determined that the uterine microbiome is not ...
Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have identified a common set of genes that enable different drought-resistant plants to survive in semi-arid conditions. Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have identified a common set of genes that ...
The woman to thank for those last two things is former Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientist Liane Brauch Russell, or "Lee," to those who know her. During her time at the lab, the Austrian-born scientist studied radiation biology and its effects on embryos in ORNL's "mouse house," which was exactly what ...
The woman to thank for those last two things is former Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientist Liane Brauch Russell, or "Lee," to those who know her. During her time at the lab, the Austrian-born scientist studied radiation biology and its effects on embryos in ORNL's "mouse house," which was exactly what ...
(AP) — Kids across the world emptied their stockings Christmas morning to a host of treats and trinkets, undoubtedly including the newly popular fidget spinner: a simple gadget made of flat plastic spinning on a ball bearing. Well, Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientists have created their own version, but ...
Kids across the world emptied their stockings Christmas morning to a host of treats and trinkets, undoubtedly including the newly popular fidget spinner: a simple gadget made of flat plastic spinning on a ball bearing. Well, Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientists have created their own version, but don't ...
... Savannah River National Laboratory in Aiken South Carolina, Y-12 National Security Site in Oak Ridge Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Some of them are no longer operational -- the Hanford site where plutonium was produced for the nuclear bomb detonated over Nagasaki, for instance, ...


 

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