Posts tagged with "Technology Transfer"

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Lab, Osaka University expand collaboration

Jul. 21, 2017 -  
Earlier this year, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) and Japan's Osaka University signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to conduct academic exchange in mutually agreed areas of basic science and technology. This MOU replaces a previous five-year agreement continuing the...
Innovation Development Fund

Fund aids commercialization efforts

Feb. 14, 2017 -  
For three Lab engineers, a Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) commercialization fund has proven to be an oasis of assistance as they have sought to cross the legendary technology "valley of death." In technology transfer circles, there is a phase -- between when a technology is promising...

LLNL wins three R&D 100 awards

Nov. 7, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have garnered three awards among the top 100 industrial inventions worldwide for 2016. The trade journal R&D Magazine announced the winners of its annual awards, sometimes called the "Oscars of invention," Thursday at the Gaylord Convention...
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Lab wins two regional FLC awards

Oct. 21, 2016 -  
Two teams of LLNL scientists, supported by a Lab business development executive, have each received regional awards for technology transfer from the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC). This year's awards, one for technology work and the other for a partnership, were presented last month during the...
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LLNL to lead development of manufacturing training program for energy entrepreneurs

Sep. 29, 2016 -  
The "valley of death" can make or break a startup enterprise due to the cost and time involved in getting from prototype to profitability. To help clean technology entrepreneurs and engineers navigate across the chasm and make it safely to the other side, the Department of Energy's (DOE's) Office...

R&D 100 award finalists named for 2016

Aug. 15, 2016 -  
Three technologies developed by LLNL researchers, and a fourth technology produced by a consortium of four national laboratories, including LLNL, and five universities have been tapped as finalists for the 2016 R&D 100 awards. The awards, sponsored by the trade journal R&D Magazine , are...
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Lab engineers garner DOE tech transfer awards

Jun. 28, 2016 -  
The Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced the selection of two proposals from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers for grants under the department's Technology Commercialization Fund (TCF), a program intended to help promising energy technologies move from national...
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LLNL’s Lab-Corps cohort returns invigorated

May. 31, 2016 -  
The 2016 LLNL Lab-Corps cohort of researchers Yongqin Jiao, Tania Ryan, Suzanne Singer, and Michael Stadermann recently returned from in-depth entrepreneurial training at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Denver. An eight-week program that started in early March, the Lab-Corps national...

Lawrence Livermore, NY company collaborate on power capacity for portable sensors

May. 20, 2016 -  
A team of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists has begun collaborating with a New York company to improve its manufacturing process and increase the power source storage capacity of the firm's portable sensors. Lab researchers are working with Ithaca, New York-based Widetronix...
Maker Faire

National labs’ ‘Makers’ to share their energy tech at the ‘Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth’

May. 13, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, California - Think. Make. Innovate. That's what the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and its national laboratories do every day. By doing so, they help change the world. DOE and its "Makers," including those at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), will be exhibiting at the 11th...