Lawrence Livermore to build advanced laser system in Czech Republic

Sept. 17, 2013- 
LIVERMORE, Calif. - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), through Lawrence Livermore National Security LLC (LLNS), has been awarded more than $45 million to develop and deliver a state-of-the-art laser system for the European Union's Extreme Light Infrastructure Beamlines facility ( ELI-Beamlines ), under construction in Dolni Brezany near Prague in the Czech Republic.Funds were...

Elizondo 'marries' Laboratory technologies to U.S. industry

Aug. 19, 2013- 
Lab scientists and engineers, as well as U.S. businesses, often turn to people like Catherine Elizondo.Elizondo, a business development executive (BDE) in the Laboratory's Industrial Partnerships Office (IPO), has been "marrying" Lab technologies to U.S. businesses for 16 years."It's challenging, it's satisfying, and I learn something new every day," Elizondo says of her work.While she...

Elizondo 'marries' Laboratory technologies to U.S. industry

Aug. 19, 2013- 
Lab scientists and engineers, as well as U.S. businesses, often turn to people like Catherine Elizondo.Elizondo, a business development executive (BDE) in the Laboratory's Industrial Partnerships Office (IPO), has been "marrying" Lab technologies to U.S. businesses for 16 years."It's challenging, it's satisfying, and I learn something new every day," Elizondo says of her work.While she...

Technology transfer expert to lead Lawrence Livermore's Industrial Partnerships Office

July 9, 2013- 
For some people, technology commercialization is an ordinary task of doing paperwork and ensuring the law is followed.But it's much more than that in the view of Richard Rankin, the new leader of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's  Industrial Partnerships Office (IPO)."One of the hardest parts of the technology commercialization business is picking winners among the wealth of...