With the goal of expanding opportunities for early career researchers, the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has established a research award in the name of its most acclaimed woman scientist.
12/5/2013 3:00 PM EST
1. Technology that lets inspectors of containers of nuclear material know whether an intruder has tampered with a seal. 2. Thwarting cyber attacks with just minor changes in infrastructure. 3. Nuclear forensics in spotlight. 4. Improving welds of...
12/5/2013 1:50 PM EST
Unexpected behavior in ferroelectric materials explored by researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory supports a new approach to information storage and processing.
11/18/2013 4:15 PM EST
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science announced 59 projects, promising to accelerate scientific discovery and innovation, that will share nearly 6 billion core hours on two of America’s fastest supercomputers dedicated to open...
11/18/2013 8:00 AM EST
Researchers studying more effective ways to convert woody plant matter into biofuels have identified fundamental forces that change plant structures during pretreatment processes used in the production of bioenergy.
11/13/2013 2:50 PM EST
ENGINES – Miniature maximization. MATERIALS – Transient doping success. BIG DATA – Powerful pattern discovery. VEHICLES – ORNL inverter a boost for EVs.
11/5/2013 2:00 PM EST
Gas and oil deposits in shale have no place to hide from an Oak Ridge National Laboratory technique that provides an inside look at pores and reveals structural information potentially vital to the nation’s energy needs.
10/28/2013 2:45 PM EDT
Materials - Improving panel performance.
Metallurgy - Better magnetic materials.
Transportation - Energy-saving lubricant additives.
10/22/2013 2:00 PM EDT