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PNNL Appoints Two Scientists to Head Fundamental Science Directorates

Allison Campbell and Louis Terminello have been selected as the inaugural associate laboratory directors of two recently created science directorates at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
2-Feb-2016 12:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

PNNL Moves Cybersecurity Software and a Novel Disinfecting System Beyond the Lab

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Software that helps cybersecurity analysts prevent hacks and a microbial disinfecting system that kills with an activated salt spray are two of the latest innovations Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has successfully commercialized with the...
28-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Realistic Data Needed to Evolve the 21st Century Power Grid

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PNNL is helping to create open-access power grid datasets for use in testing new grid technologies.
25-Jan-2016 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Microbes Take Their Vitamins – for the Good of Science

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Scientists have made a “vitamin mimic” – a molecule that looks and acts just like a natural vitamin to bacteria – that offers a new window into the inner workings of living microbes.
21-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

PNNL Playing Key Role in Modernizing the Electric Grid

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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory researchers get new opportunities to shape the country's power grid for the future.
15-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

How Seashells Get Their Strength

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Seashells and lobster claws are hard to break, but chalk is soft enough to draw on sidewalks. Though all three are made of calcium carbonate crystals, the hard materials include clumps of soft biological matter that make them much stronger. A study...
8-Jan-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Flow Battery Offers Lower-Cost Energy Storage

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Renewable energy can be stored for less with PNNL’s new organic aqueous flow battery, which uses inexpensive and readily available materials. The new battery is expected to cost about 60 percent less than today’s standard flow batteries.
21-Dec-2015 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Six PNNL Scientists Among Select Group of Highly Cited Authors

Six scientists at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory are included in a new analysis of scientists whose work is cited most often by their peers. Their research is in disciplines where PNNL is highly regarded...
21-Dec-2015 1:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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