Posts tagged with "Energy"

For article CES-21 board meets at Lawrence Livermore

CES-21 board meets at Lawrence Livermore

April 16, 2013 -  
The California Energy System for the 21st Century (CES-21) Board of Directors convened their latest public meeting at Livermore Valley Open Campus (LVOC) last Thursday. Following welcoming remarks by Computation Associate Director Dona Crawford and comments by CES-21 Executive Director Steve Larson...
For article LLNL leads new initiative to improve lithium-ion batteries

LLNL leads new initiative to improve lithium-ion batteries

Feb. 12, 2013 -  
A Lawrence Livermore team is working to improve lithium-ion battery performance, lifetime, and safety. Working with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), the scientists are developing a new methodology for performing first-principles quantum molecular dynamics (QMD) simulations at an...
For article Lab sustainability efforts move toward solar energy: DOE issues call for proposals

Lab sustainability efforts move toward solar energy: DOE issues call for proposals

Nov. 1, 2012 -  
The Laboratory is planning to establish and use an onsite solar electrical-generation system that not only will provide a clean, renewable source of onsite energy, but an additional capability for LLNL energy research and development efforts. This move toward solar energy will enhance the Lab's...
For article Tribal Clean Energy Resource members visit LLNL

Tribal Clean Energy Resource members visit LLNL

Oct. 29, 2012 -  
Advisory board members from the newly created Tribal Clean Energy Resource Center (TCERC) visited the Laboratory last week. Lead by Hopi Chairman LeRoy Shingoitewa and William Cornelius, Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin, the TCERC members got a firsthand tour of the Laboratory. The TCERC board...
For article Lab hosts workshop with research universities to address energy challenges

Lab hosts workshop with research universities to address energy challenges

Aug. 2, 2012 -  
To lay the foundation for stronger collaborations to address national energy problems, the Laboratory recently invited researchers from leading universities to exchange ideas and mathematical approaches for leveraging high performance computing, and to identify areas for cooperative research. "This...
For article The future of power

The future of power

March 29, 2012 -  
What is power, and how can the United States effectively project power in the information or cyber age? This was the focus of a recent lecture by Joseph Nye as part of a seminar series on U.S. foreign policy sponsored by the Center for Global Security Research. Nye has had a significant influence,...
For article Lawrence Livermore teams with industry to advance energy technologies using high performance computing

Lawrence Livermore teams with industry to advance energy technologies using high performance computing

March 19, 2012 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif. -- Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) today announced the selection of six industry projects for the advancement of energy technologies using high performance computing (HPC). Called the "hpc4energy incubator," this pilot program aims to innovate and accelerate the...
For article Lab co-sponsors North Dakota energy technology symposium

Lab co-sponsors North Dakota energy technology symposium

March 5, 2012 -  
Tomas Diaz de la Rubia, the Lab's deputy director for Science and Technology, discussed Monday how high performance computer modeling and simulation can accelerate the development of clean energy technologies in a keynote address at North Dakota State University (NDSU) in Fargo, N.D. The Laboratory...
For article Ten scientists named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff

Ten scientists named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff

Feb. 21, 2012 -  
Ten Laboratory researchers have been named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff (DMTS) for their extraordinary scientific and technical contributions to the Laboratory and its missions as acknowledged by their professional peers and the larger community. Jim Candy of the Engineering Directorate...

Media advisory: 'Get to Know Your National Labs' seminar

Feb. 6, 2012 -  
WHO: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories/California, in partnership with the City of Livermore and the i-GATE Innovation Hub, are presenting a new business networking series called "Get to Know Your National Labs." Both Livermore-based national laboratories are...