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ORNL Researchers Contribute to Major UN Bioenergy and Sustainability Report


A major United Nations report on bioenergy and sustainability released Tuesday concludes the sustainable production of bioenergy can be an important tool for addressing climate change.
16-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT

OLCF Selects Application Readiness Projects to Prepare for Next-Generation Summit Supercomputer


Summit, a high-performance computing system set to be delivered to Oak Ridge National Laboratory in 2017 and available to researchers in 2018, will support DOE’s Office of Science in its broad science and energy mission.
15-Apr-2015 1:05 PM EDT

New ORNL, N.C. State, LanzaTech DNA Dataset is Potent, Accessible Tool


Scientists focused on producing biofuels more efficiently have a new powerful dataset to help them study the DNA of microbes that fuel bioconversion and other processes.
14-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT

U.S. Scientists Celebrate the Restart of the Large Hadron Collider

After two years of upgrades and repairs, proton beams once again circulate around the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. Oak Ridge National Laboratory has led an 8-year upgrade of the electromagnetic calorimeter used for LHC’s experiment called ALICE...
6-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Connecting Vehicles


Computational framework for optimizing traffic flow could be the beginning of a road revolution.
2-Apr-2015 10:05 AM EDT

ORNL Part of New Project to Study How Tropical Forests Worldwide Respond to Climate Change


Researchers from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory will play key roles in an expansive new project that aims to bring the future of tropical forests and the climate system into much clearer focus by coupling field research...
1-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Story Tips From the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory April 2015

To arrange for an interview with a researcher, please contact the Communications staff member identified at the end of each tip. For more information on ORNL and its research and development activities, please refer to one of our media contacts. If...
1-Apr-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Collaborative Vision, Saving Sight


A meeting to explore research collaborations between Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Tennessee set the foundation for a company that provides accessible and remote health screenings for patients concerned about diabetic related...
27-Mar-2015 2:05 PM EDT

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Yonath Discusses Visualizing Ribosomes and Antibiotic Resistance


Ada Yonath, a pioneer in using crystallographic techniques to visualize ribosome structure, was the most recent Eugene P. Wigner Distinguished Lecturer at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Her work continues to contribute to...
12-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

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