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ORNL, UTGSM Study Compares Structures of Huntington’s Disease Protein

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Neutron scattering research has revealed clear structural differences in the normal and pathological forms of a protein involved in Huntington’s disease.
16-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Story Tips from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, July 2014

1) An alloy holds great promise for permanent magnets. 2) Motors for electric vehicles could be smaller and use less electricity. 3) A graphite foam that could help preserve U.S. soldiers’ hearing. 4) Supercharging injector design.
14-Jul-2014 11:00 AM EDT

ORNL Wins Eight R&D 100s

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Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have received eight R&D 100 awards, presented by R&D Magazine in recognition of the year’s top technological innovations.
11-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT

ORNL Researchers Simpson, Snead, Tuskan Named Corporate Fellows

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Michael L. Simpson, Lance L. Snead and Gerald A. Tuskan have been named Corporate Fellows of the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
24-Jun-2014 11:45 AM EDT

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Launches Imaging Institute

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Oak Ridge National Laboratory has launched the Institute for Functional Imaging of Materials to accelerate discovery, design and deployment of new materials.
23-Jun-2014 1:20 PM EDT

ORNL Awarded Two Energy Frontier Research Centers

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Oak Ridge National Laboratory will be home to two Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) announced this week by U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz.
20-Jun-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Knoxville Startup Fiveworx Licenses ORNL Energy Analysis Tool

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Knoxville-based Fiveworx has licensed a technology that will help consumers reduce their utility bills by analyzing their home energy usage.
4-Jun-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Story Tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, June 2014

1) Researchers have advanced the state of the art for human iris recognition systems. 2) Predictive power. 3) A newly patented system that uses microwave energy could greatly reduce the cost of producing carbon fiber from polymer precursors while...
3-Jun-2014 2:00 PM EDT

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