Posts tagged with "Technology Transfer"


Technology quickly traces source of tainted food

Jan. 7, 2015 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Foodborne illnesses kill roughly 3,000 Americans each year and about 1 in 6 are sickened, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Yet most contaminated foods are never traced back to their source. That’s because existing methods to track tainted food...

Former Lab scientist honored for contributions to laser peening

Dec. 26, 2014 -  
The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s Industrial Partnerships Office recently honored former Lab scientist Luis Zapata for his contribution to a technology known as laser peening. Zapata received the Excellence in Technology Commercialization Award, which recognizes his outstanding technical...

LLNL to host Sacramento public meeting to discuss groundwater monitoring

Dec. 10, 2014 -  
In support of the State Water Resources Control Board , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory will host a public meeting in Sacramento on Dec. 11 to receive public comment on the development of model criteria for groundwater monitoring of oil and gas well stimulation (such as hydraulic fracturing...

Webinar to present modeling and simulation capabilities critical for wind power industry

Dec. 4, 2014 -  
Learn more about Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s modeling and simulation capabilities critical for the wind power industry during the next monthly installment of the Industrial Partnerships Office (IPO) Technology & Market Discovery Webinar series, on Tuesday, Dec. 9. The presentation...

LLNL wins four tech transfer regional awards

Nov. 1, 2013 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has again received recognition this year for its work to move breakthrough technologies into the commercial marketplace. Livermore researchers and tech transfer professionals garnered four awards in the Federal Laboratory Consortium's (FLC) Far West...

Lawrence Livermore to build advanced laser system in Czech Republic

Sep. 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-...

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...

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

Jul. 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...