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RAPTOR Turbulent Combustion Code Selected for Next-Gen Supercomputer Readiness Project

RAPTOR, a turbulent combustion code developed by CRF mechanical engineer Joseph Oefelein, was selected as one of 13 partnership projects for the Center for Accelerated Application Readiness (CAAR). CAAR is a U.S. Department of Energy program...
28-May-2015 12:05 AM EDT

Sandia Researchers First to Measure Thermoelectric Behavior by 'Tinkertoy' Materials

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Sandia National Laboratories researchers have made the first measurements of thermoelectric behavior by a nanoporous metal-organic framework (MOF), a development that could lead to an entirely new class of materials for such applications as cooling...
20-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Optical Diagnostics Researcher at Sandia Wins DOE Early Career Award

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Sandia National Laboratories researcher Christopher Kliewer has won a $2.5 million, five-year Early Career Research Program award from the Department of Energy’s Office of Science for his fundamental science proposal to develop new optical...
18-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Starving Cancer Instead of Feeding It Poison

An enzyme drug can remove asparagine, an essential nutrient for some cancers, but it also degrades glutamine, necessary for all human cells. But an induced mutation in the drug permits it to reduce asparagine without affecting glutamine. Mouse tests...
12-May-2015 7:05 PM EDT

Tests with Sandia's Davis Gun Aid B61-12 Life Extension Effort

Sandia National Laboratories has successfully completed a three-test series using its cannon-like Davis gun.
12-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Digital in-Line Holography Helps Researchers 'See' Into Fiery Fuels

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Transportation accidents, such as trucks crashing on a highway or rockets failing on a launch pad, can create catastrophic fires. Sandia National Laboratories researchers have developed 3-D measurement techniques based on digital in-line holography...
27-Apr-2015 1:05 PM EDT

MESA Complex Starts Largest Production Series in Its History

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Sandia National Laboratories has begun making silicon wafers for three nuclear weapon modernization programs, the largest production series in the history of its Microsystems and Engineering Sciences Applications complex.
26-Mar-2015 6:05 PM EDT

Sandia Showcases Biology Breakthroughs Available for Licensing

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Technologies developed in Sandia’s biosciences program could soon find their way into doctors’ offices. At a recent seminar for potential investors and licensees, Sandia bioscientists presented eight ready-to-license technologies in three key...
19-Mar-2015 1:05 PM EDT

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