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    Department of Energy Announces $10 Million for Research on Quantum Information Science and Nuclear Physics

    Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $10 million for interdisciplinary research in Quantum Information Science (QIS) and nuclear physics.

    ORNL's Sergei Kalinin elected Fellow of the Microscopy Society of America

    ORNL's Sergei Kalinin elected Fellow of the Microscopy Society of America

    Sergei Kalinin, a scientist and inventor at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has been elected a Fellow of the Microscopy Society of America professional society.

    DOE Awards $17.3 Million for Student and Faculty Research Opportunities and to Foster Workforce Diversity

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $17.3 million for college internships, research opportunities, and research projects that connect talented science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) students and faculty with the world-class resources at DOE's National Laboratories.

    DOE's Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program selects 78 outstanding U.S. graduate students

    The Department of Energy's (DOE's) Office of Science has selected 78 graduate students representing 26 states for the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program's 2020 Solicitation 2 cycle.

    Department of Energy Announces $11 Million for Research on Quantum Information Science for Fusion Energy Sciences

    Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $11 million for ten projects in Quantum Information Science (QIS) with relevance to fusion and plasma science.

    Katrin Heitmann elected spokesperson for LSST Dark Energy Science Collaboration

    Katrin Heitmann elected spokesperson for LSST Dark Energy Science Collaboration

    Argonne's Katrin Heitmann has been elected the scientific spokesperson for the LSST Dark Energy Science Collaboration. This collaboration will address fundamental questions about the evolution of the universe with data from the Rubin Observatory.

    Department of Energy to Provide $2 Million for Traineeship in Isotope R&D and Production

    Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $2 million to establish a traineeship program to advance workforce development in the field of isotope production, processing, and associated research, with preference to minority serving institutions.

    Department of Energy to Provide $10 Million for Research on Data Reduction for Science

    Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $10 million for foundational research to address the challenges of managing and processing the increasingly massive data sets produced by today's scientific instruments, facilities, and supercomputers in order to facilitate more efficient analysis.

    ORNL's Honeycutt, Horvath Named SME 2021 Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineers

    ORNL's Honeycutt, Horvath Named SME 2021 Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineers

    Andrew Honeycutt and Nick Horvath, machine tool researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, have been selected to receive the 2021 Geoffrey Boothroyd Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award from SME, the professional manufacturing engineering association.

    Department of Energy to Provide $25 Million toward Development of a Quantum Internet

    Today the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a plan to provide $25 million for basic research toward the development of a quantum internet.

    Media Advisory - U.S. Secretary of Energy and Other Leading Experts Talk Preparation for the Effects of Climate Change

    Media Advisory - U.S. Secretary of Energy and Other Leading Experts Talk Preparation for the Effects of Climate Change

    The escalating effects of climate change are evident across our country, from the damaging 2020 western wildfire season to February's southern deep freeze. The need has never been greater for a national strategy that combines the long-term goal of a 100% clean energy future with immediate, science-driven actions to help all communities overcome the effects of climate change.

    Department of Energy to Provide $5 Million to Advance Workforce Development for High Energy Physics Instrumentation

    Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced plans to provide $5 million to support a DOE traineeship program to address workforce needs in high energy physics instrumentation.

    DOE Awards $110 Million to Small Businesses Pursuing Scientific, Clean Energy, and Climate Solutions

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced awards totaling $110 million for diverse small businesses working on scientific, clean energy, and climate solutions for the American people.

    Teachers Invited to Participate in Virtual Science Activities Night

    Teachers Invited to Participate in Virtual Science Activities Night

    Elementary and middle school teachers are invited to register now to participate in the annual Virginia Region II Teacher Night hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy's Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility on April 14, 2021. The fully virtual event will allow educators to see demonstrations of new methods for teaching physical science concepts and safely meet and interact with their colleagues, all while they pick up one recertification point from the comfort of their own homes. Advance registration is required, and the event is open to all upper elementary and middle school teachers of physical science.

    DOE Announces $29 Million for Ultramodern Data Analysis Tools

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $29 million to develop new tools to analyze massive amounts of scientific information, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, and advanced algorithms.

    Argonne's 2021 Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellows bring new energy, promise to their fields

    Argonne's 2021 Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellows bring new energy, promise to their fields

    The Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory is proud to welcome five new FY21 Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellows to campus, each chosen for their incredible promise in their respective fields.

    DOE Announces $54 Million for Microelectronics Research to Power Next-Generation Technologies

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced up to $54 million in new funding for the agency's National Laboratories to advance basic research in microelectronics. Microelectronics are a fundamental building block of modern devices such as laptops, smartphones, and home appliances, and hold the potential to power innovative solutions to challenges like the climate crisis and national security.

    Department of Energy to Provide $12 Million for Research on Advanced Networking

    Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced plans to provide up to $12 million for basic research on advanced 5G and quantum networking. Our modern life has been transformed by wireless and cellular networks, creating a world where humans all over the globe can communicate with each other instantaneously.

    U.S. Department of Energy Announces $34.5 Million for Data Science and Computation Tools to Advance Climate Solutions

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced up to $34.5 million to harness cutting-edge research tools for new scientific discoveries, including clean energy and climate solutions. Two new funding opportunities will support researchers using data science and computation-based methods--including artificial intelligence and machine learning--to tackle basic science challenges, advance clean energy technologies, improve energy efficiency, and predict extreme weather and climate patterns.

    U.S. Department of Energy Announces $30M for Research to Secure Domestic Supply Chain of Critical Elements and Minerals

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced up to $30 million to support scientific research that will ensure American businesses can reliably tap into a domestic supply of critical elements and minerals, such as lithium, cobalt and nickel, needed to produce clean energy technologies.

    U.S. Department of Energy Announces $18 Million to Advance Particle Accelerator Technologies and Workforce Training

    he U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $18 million in new funding to advance particle accelerator technology, a critical tool for discovery sciences and optimizing the way we treat medical patients, manufacture electronics and clean energy technologies, and defend the nation against security threats.

    Sneak preview: New platform allows scientists to explore research environments virtually

    Sneak preview: New platform allows scientists to explore research environments virtually

    The Department of Energy pledged $1.68 million to Argonne National Laboratory over three years so it can create a virtual platform or digital twin that will allow experimentalists to explore their proposed studies prior to visiting the labs.

    Khalil Amine elected fellow of National Academy of Inventors

    Khalil Amine elected fellow of National Academy of Inventors

    Khalil Amine, a senior materials scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory, has been elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, the highest professional distinction accorded to academic inventors.

    ORNL's Liu Receives ASHRAE Distinguished Service Award

    ORNL's Liu Receives ASHRAE Distinguished Service Award

    Xiaobing Liu, a researcher in the Building Equipment Research Group at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has been recognized by the American Association of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers with a Distinguished Service Award.

    Sun named associate laboratory director for Energy Science and Technology

    Sun named associate laboratory director for Energy Science and Technology

    Xin Sun has been selected as the associate laboratory director for the Energy Science and Technology Directorate, or ESTD, at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.