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Journal Special Issues Honor Chemists Radoslav Adzic and Jan Hrbek

The Journal of the Electrochemical Society and Surface Science recognized the contributions of Brookhaven Lab chemists Radoslav Adzic and Jan Hrbek to electrocatalysis and catalysis.
22-Jan-2019 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Meet Raffaele Miceli: Using Math and Physics to Build Visualizations for Discovery Science

Raffaele Miceli has been interning on and off at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory over the course of nearly eight years, most recently tackling problems of quantum systems. Under the supervision of his mentor,...
14-Jan-2019 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Meet Catherine Trewhella: Mapping Terrestrial Analogs for Martian Samples

Catherine Trewhella, a recent graduate from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and current intern at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory, is taking a microscopic look at rocks at the National Synchrotron...
9-Jan-2019 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Top 10 Discoveries of 2018

Every year, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory compiles a list of the biggest advances made by the Lab’s staff scientists, engineers, and visiting researchers. From uncovering mysteries of the universe to...
7-Jan-2019 9:40 AM EST Add to Favorites


Startup Time for Ion Collisions Exploring the Phases of Nuclear Matter

January 2 marked the startup of the 19th year of physics operations at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC), a particle collider for nuclear physics research at Brookhaven National Laboratory. Physicists will conduct a series of experiments to...
4-Jan-2019 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Carrying and Releasing Nanoscale Cargo with "Nanowrappers"

Scientists made hollow nanosized boxes with corner holes, demonstrating how these “nanowrappers” can carry and release DNA-coated nanoparticles.
3-Jan-2019 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Brookhaven Delivers Innovative Magnets for New Energy-Recovery Accelerator

Scientists and engineers at Brookhaven Lab just completed the production and assembly of 216 exceptional quality magnets for an innovative accelerator under construction at Cornell University.
2-Jan-2019 9:35 AM EST Add to Favorites


Illuminating Nanoparticle Growth with X-rays

Taking part in the worldwide search for fuel cell cathode materials, researchers at the University of Akron developed a new method of synthesizing catalysts from a combination of metals—platinum and nickel—that form octahedral (eight-sided)...
26-Dec-2018 7:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Brookhaven Lab Construction Technology Poised for Commercialization

Long Island start-up company SulfCrete, Inc. has been exploring commercialization of sulfur polymer, a unique and affordable construction material developed at Brookhaven National Lab that has a very small carbon footprint compared to the existing...
24-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

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The U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory conducts research in the physical, biomedical, and environmental sciences, as well as in energy technologies and national security. Brookhaven Lab also builds and operates major scientific facilities available to university, industry, and government researchers.

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Established in 1947 on Long Island, Upton, New York, Brookhaven is a multi-program national laboratory operated by Brookhaven Science Associates for the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science. Seven Nobel Prizes have been awarded for discoveries made at the Lab.

Brookhaven has a staff of approximately 3,000 scientists, engineers, technicians, and support staff, and hosts more than 4,000 guest researchers annually.


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