Posts tagged with "Technology Transfer"

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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...

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...
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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...
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Lab and DOE representatives meet with industry, academia to discuss investing in clean energy

May. 5, 2016 -  
Representatives from Lawrence Livermore and 10 other national laboratories met last Thursday with Department of Energy officials, investors and academic institutions for the inaugural Laboratory-Investor Knowledge Seminar (LINKS) to discuss strategies to better transfer clean energy technologies...

Lab signs pact with Asian Inc. to develop minority-owned businesses

May. 2, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has signed a continuing Strategic Collaboration Agreement with ASIAN, Inc., the non-profit organization that operates the Minority Business Development Agency’s (MBDA) San Francisco Center. The agreement enables both parties to tap into resources to...
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Innovation Tri-Valley dubs Lab a game changer

Mar. 31, 2016 -  
Citing the Lab as an “anchor of innovation” within the region, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory was honored with the inaugural “Founder’s Award” by the Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group on Wednesday. Congressman Eric Swalwell presented the award during the annual #GameChangers Awards for...

LabCorps tech moves toward commercialization

Jan. 13, 2016 -  
Two technologies developed by LLNL and Sandia/California researchers who participated in the Department of Energy’s (DOE) LabCorps program are moving toward commercialization. Under the LabCorps program, the LLNL and Sandia scientists were members of teams that included an entrepreneurial lead and...