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National Ignition Facility Reveals How Hydrogen Becomes Metallic Inside Giant Gas Planets

Swirling dense metallic hydrogen dominates the interiors of Jupiter, Saturn and many extra-solar planets. Building precise models of these giant planets requires an accurate description of the transition of pressurized hydrogen into this metallic...
15-Aug-2018 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


DOE funds 13 projects under fifth round of HPC4Manufacturing Progaram

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), which manages the High Performance Computing for Manufacturing (HPC4Mfg) Program to use supercomputers to advance U.S. manufacturing, today announced the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded...
15-Aug-2018 11:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Magnetic Fields Can Quash Zonal Jets Deep in Gas Giants

Magnetic fields around a planet or a star can overpower the zonal jets that affect atmospheric circulation. New research by a Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientist and a collaborator from the Australian National University (ANU)...
8-Aug-2018 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


John H. Nuckolls to Be Awarded John S. Foster Jr. Medal for Contributions to Nuclear Security

Former LLNL director John Nuckolls has been named the fourth recipient of the John S. Foster Jr. Medal for his outstanding leadership in support of national security.
8-Aug-2018 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Human Influence Detected in Changing Seasonal Cycles

For the first time, scientists from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and five other organizations have shown that human influences significantly impact the size of the seasonal cycle of temperature in the lowest layer of the atmosphere.
19-Jul-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Research by LLNL Scientists May Help Validate Organ-on-a-Chip Devices

A new study in which Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists compared drug responses in the brains of rodents to drug responses of brain cells cultured in Lab-developed “brain-on-a-chip” devices may be a critical first step to...
17-Jul-2018 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

National Ignition Facility Sets New Energy Record

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s National Ignition Facility (NIF) laser system has set a new record, firing 2.15 megajoules (MJ) of energy to its target chamber – a 15 percent improvement over NIF’s design specification of 1.8 MJ, and...
10-Jul-2018 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


LLNL Applies High-Performance Computing to Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury

Through a new multi-year project involving the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Lawrence Livermore (LLNL), Lawrence Berkeley (LBNL) and Argonne (ANL) national laboratories, in collaboration with the Transforming Research and Clinical Knowledge in...
3-Jul-2018 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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