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A new 3D-printing technique, developed at Lawrence Livermore, could allow scientists to print glass that incorporates different refractive indices in a single flat optic, making finishing cheaper and easier. Credit: Jason Laurea/LLNL. For the first time, researchers at Lawrence Livermore National ...
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry, who as part of a 2011 presidential campaign famously said he wanted to eliminate the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), told a Sandia-Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory audience Monday that he has now become a fervent cheerleader for DOE. Since being ...

Chester, who worked at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, died in 1992. Fankhauser named Hope Hospice in her will in the early-2000s as a way to memorialize her brother, who received hospice care before his death, according to the local nonprofit. The property donation from the ... woman
On March 29 at Livermore's Bankhead Theater, the Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center and resident partner Rae Dorough Speakers Series will present Ben Santer, an atmospheric scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Santer, who makes his position plain in an interview (more on ...
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists are part of a national planetary defense team that designed a conceptual spacecraft to deflect Earth-bound asteroids and evaluated whether it would be able to nudge a massive asteroid - which has a remote chance to hitting Earth in 2135 - ...

Scientists and engineers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory recently turned to Protolabs' digital manufacturing services to rapidly produce highly precise parts and components for the lab's National Ignition Facility (NIF), which houses the largest laser facility in the world. The NIF is the "large" in ...
WATCHMAN will be built by the Advanced Instrumentation Testbed consortium, which consists of Lawrence Livermore and Brookhaven national laboratories, the United Kingdom's Atomic Weapons Establishment, UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UC Irvine, Iowa State University, Penn State University, ...
There's no other way to answer a lot of the questions that we find ourselves having,” Nathaniel Bowden, a scientist at the DOE's Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, told NewsWise. Experts have compared the search for these particles to the work of archaeologists to reconstruct prehistoric artifacts in ...
Verdon currently works as the principal associate director within NNSA's Weapons and Complex Integration Directorate, responsible for the management and coordination of nuclear weapons program activities at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, according to a White House statement issued this ...
President Donald Trump has appointed Charles Verdon, a principal associate director at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, as deputy administrator for defense programs at the Energy Department's National Nuclear Security Administration. At LLNL, Verdon leads the federal research facility's ...
Dr. Chupp was a staff scientist at the University of California Radiation Laboratory at Livermore, now Lawrence Livermore National Lab, from 1954 until 1959. He was later chief of the geophysics division at Boeing Aerospace from 1959 to 1962 and a professor at the University of New Hampshire from 1962 ...
DOE and the Lawrence Livermore partnership did not return requests for comment on the senators' letter. The documents Wyden and McCaskill cite came from ongoing litigation involving a whistleblower, and they did not disclose the litigant in the case. They say that in eight lawsuits, four of which are ...
In the early 1980s, he was responsible for uranium processing aspects of the Molecular Laser Isotope Separation Program, the product and withdrawal program for the gas centrifuge program, and later led Martin Marietta's joint effort with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory on the Atomic Vapor Laser ...
Scientists from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory published a paper in the journal Nature Physics confirming that “superionic” water exists on Uranus and Neptune. Superionic matter is neither solid nor liquid — it is somewhere in between. Though prior theories have predicted the presence of ...

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) in California, has been a key driver of such developments, publishing insights into the “spatter” phenomenon of metal particles under the laser. By employing high-speed imaging techniques and x-rays, scientists and engineers are now capable of monitoring ...
It would ultimately be feasible to catch a train in Merced and — with connections that are station-to-station or very short shuttle runs — travel to downtown San Francisco, downtown San Jose, San Francisco International Airport, Stockton, Sacramento, Lawrence Livermore Lab, Levi's Stadium, and the ...
"At the highest levels of government in the United States, climate science is devalued and dismissed,” said Benjamin Santer, a climate researcher at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California. “In these difficult times, US climate scientists look to our Canadian neighbors for encouragement,” ...
This decades-old question now has an answer, thanks to an article published in Nature Communications on January 16. The study is the result of collaboration among researchers at the University of Chicago, the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, ...
Scientists from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory found a solution to a significant challenge in making high-energy explosives. They safely improved the overall chemical yield derived from diaminoglyoxime, known as DAG, and significantly increased the ...
The program, led by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), teams DOE's national laboratories with U.S. manufacturers to address complex challenges with high-performance computing, including ...
"Hydrogen can be produced from multiple sources, but the holy grail is to make it from water and sunlight," said Ogitsu, a staff scientist in the Quantum Simulations Group at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). He also is a steering committee member for the HydroGEN Advanced Water Splitting ...
24 at the Bankhead Theater, located at 2400 First St. in Livermore. The series will offer four different lectures with the theme “Marvelous Machines.” Each lecture is presented by leading Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers who are joined by master high school science teachers.
Livermorium is a synthetic element discovered at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and at the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research in Russia, while Lawrencium is also a synthetic element named in the honor of Ernest Lawrence, inventor of the cyclotron, which has been used to discover numerous ...
Researchers at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have devised a new use for “brain-on-a-chip” technology: testing the effects of biological and chemical agents on the brain over time. Their research was published in PLOS in November 2017. This work is part of an ever-growing body of ...
From the year 1956 through 1990, Ernie, as he was known, enjoyed a flourishing career at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory as a Nuclear Physicist, in particle transportation. Among Ernest's wealth of accomplishments are that, he was a Group Leader in the T Division and known for his work ...
New research by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) cosmochemist Bill Cassata shows that, by looking at trapped gasses in ancient Martian meteorites, the timing and effectiveness of atmospheric escape processes that have shaped Mars' climate can be pinned down. The research appears ...
The findings unleashes the potential for X-ray computed tomography (CT) to analyze stress or defects noninvasively in embedded 3D-printed medical devices or implants. Two-photon lithography typically requires a thin glass slide, a lens and an immersion oil to help the laser light focus to a fine point ...
A Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory biomedical technology that can deliver vaccines and drugs inside the human body has been licensed for use in cancer treatments to a Michigan company. The Livermore-developed technology, using nanolipoprotein particles (NLPs), has been licensed to Ann ...
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory employees, along with Lawrence Livermore National Security (LLNS), LLC, have donated $3.8 million to distribute amongst charitable organizations for the second year in a row. Employees pledged $2.8 million through payroll deduction via the Laboratory's annual ...
A variety of natural forces — floods, fires, droughts and more — pounded the West in 2017, many of which are intensifying thanks to climate change. The year also saw an influx of evidence that humans have altered the earth's climate so much that certain severe weather events would not have been ...
It's eschatology in motion: 62 tests carried out between 1945 and 1962, of detonations filmed from up to 50 angles. A total of 210 tests were carried out and this tranche is a good slice of them. The videos released this week include footage of the “Harlem Event,” a 1.2 megaton atmospheric detonation above ...
From LLNL: Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) released 62 newly declassified videos today of atmospheric nuclear tests films that have never before been seen by the public. The videos are the second batch of scientific test films to be published on the LLNL YouTube channel ...
Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and several universities are experimenting with a new technique that exposes photo resin using three lasers, printing an entire object at one time. You can see a cube formed using the technique in the video below. In all fairness, the process ...
Date: December 14, 2017; Source: DOE/Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; Summary: Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) released 62 newly declassified videos today of atmospheric nuclear tests films that have never before been seen by the public. Share: FULL STORY ...
Re “Trump lackey will poison us” (Letters, Dec. 12): The writer worries that we will be poisoned by toxic nuclear materials at site 300, a separate part of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. I would ask the writer if they are familiar with the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, or for that matter ...
L3-HAPLS -- the world's most advanced and highest average power, diode-pumped petawatt laser system -- was designed, developed and constructed in only three years by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's (LLNL) NIF and Photon Science (NIF&PS) Directorate and delivered to ELI Beamlines in ...
Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) are currently exploring the potential use of “collaborative autonomy” to creates a network of autonomous machines and humans that could be used by first responders. The research team is developing a coordinated and distributed network of ...
“Through all of this time, the last 12 years, the laboratory has consistently been rated for their excellence in science and in support of their missions,” said Kim Budil, a physicist and the vice president for national laboratories at UC, responsible for both the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in ...
Younger has held various roles in some Sandia sister labs like the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Livermore, California, and directed the Defense Department's Defense Threat Reduction Agency. Sandia spokeswoman Heather Clark told Business First that salaries can change for people in ...
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have captured seven awards among the top 100 industrial inventions worldwide. The trade journal R&D Magazine announced the winners of the annual awards, sometimes called the “Oscars of invention,” Friday at the Walt Disney World Swan Resort ...
Dona Crawford, a retired associate director of computation at Lawrence Livermore National Lab, said the United States was dethroned for the first time by Japan in 2002 with its Earth Simulator. Historically, “the hands-down leader in supercomputing has been the United States,” Crawford told GCN.
From LLNL: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have captured seven awards among the top 100 industrial inventions worldwide. The trade journal R&D Magazine announced the winners of the annual awards, sometimes called the "Oscars of invention," Friday at the Walt Disney World ...
The American Heart Association (AHA) and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have formed a strategic business partnership to overcome the burden of drug discovery, cost and access. The two organizations will leverage the world's most powerful supercomputers to accelerate drug discovery ...
If one looks around at the huge systems installed at places such as CERN, Lawrence Livermore Laboratory and Sandia Labs, you would easily ...
... including the six-year-old Sequoia, an IBM BlueGene/Q system installed at DOE's Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. It's measured at ...
Gathered in a control room deep in the Nevada desert, a team of researchers from Lawrence Livermore and Los Alamos national laboratories ...
Now, scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California have developed a way to 3D print with stainless steel that results in ...


 

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