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Planetary defenders validate asteroid deflection code

Planetary defense researchers at LLNL continue to validate their ability to accurately simulate how they might deflect an Earth-bound asteroid in a study that will be published in the April issue of the American Geophysical Union journal Earth and...
26-Mar-2020 6:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Lab researchers aid COVID-19 response in antibody, anti-viral research

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists are contributing to the global fight against COVID-19 by combining artificial intelligence/machine learning, bioinformatics and supercomputing to help discover candidates for new antibodies and...
24-Mar-2020 2:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Livermore, university researchers describe how antineutrino detectors could aid nuclear nonproliferation efforts

A tiny, invisible particle, antineutrinos, could offer help for a big problem – the threat of nuclear proliferation. With advances, researchers are moving closer to the day when they can deploy technology to remotely monitor these particles from...
16-Mar-2020 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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LLNL, Argon Electronics sign Cooperative Research Agreement to bolster realistic radiation training

LLNL and Argon Electronics (UK) Ltd. have reached a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement that will facilitate the development of an ultra-realistic radiation simulator tool for first responders.
5-Mar-2020 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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LLNL and HPE to partner with AMD on El Capitan, projected as world’s fastest supercomputer

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) today announced the selection of AMD as the node supplier for El Capitan, projected to be the world’s most powerful...
4-Mar-2020 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Livermore scientist garners early career achievement award for forensic science

A chemist who is the director of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s Forensic Science Center is the recipient of the 2020 “Outstanding Early Career Achievement in Forensic Science Award.”
11-Feb-2020 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Soil nutrients limit carbon uptake to slow climate change

A Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientist and international collaborators have developed a framework for testing nutrient limitations and a benchmark of nitrogen and phosphorus limitation for models to be used for predictions of the...
6-Feb-2020 4:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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LLNL develops 3D ‘brain-on-a-chip’ device capable of long-term recording of neural activity

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory engineers and biologists have developed a “brain-on-a-chip” device capable of recording the neural activity of living brain cell cultures in three-dimensions, a significant advancement in the realistic...
5-Feb-2020 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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