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PNNL to Lead Regional Smart Manufacturing Center

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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has been named to lead the Northwest Regional Manufacturing Center as part of the national Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute.
22-Jun-2016 1:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Clean Dozen: 12 Techs Near Commercial Use

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A dozen clean energy technologies that enable everything from lightweight, fuel-sipping cars to the expansion of renewable energy and cleaner fossil fuel use are getting a boost at PNNL, thanks to $4.4 million from DOE’s Technology...
21-Jun-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Weird, Water-Oozing Material Could Help Quench Thirst

Nanorods created by PNNL researchers have an unusual property – spontaneously emitting water. After further development, the nanorods could be used for water harvesting and purification, or sweat-gathering fabric.
15-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Material Has Potential to Cut Costs and Make Nuclear Fuel Recycling Cleaner

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Researchers are investigating a new material that might help in nuclear fuel recycling and waste reduction by capturing certain gases released during reprocessing more efficiently than today’s technology. The metal-organic framework captures gases...
9-Jun-2016 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

PNNL Appoints Liyuan Liang Director of EMSL

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World-class chemist Liyuan Liang of Oak Ridge National Laboratory has been selected as the director of EMSL, the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory – a Department of Energy user facility on the campus of the Pacific Northwest National...
6-Jun-2016 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

PNNL Helps Lead National Microbiome Initiative

Scientists Janet Jansson and Ljiljana Paša-Tolić are part of a core group of scientists leading a national effort to understand communities of microorganisms and their role in climate science, food production and human health.
27-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

How to Make a Battery in 7 Easy Steps

Learn how researchers assemble experimental batteries at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory's Advanced Battery Facility.
26-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Catalyze It! Special Issue Highlights Drive for Discoveries at National Labs

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At the national labs, scientists have clarified the principles underlying basic catalysis science and resolved issues for biofuels, emission control, fuel cells, and more; a special issue of ACS Catalysis features the work from 10 labs, including...
19-May-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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