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
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
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
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 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
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-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
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