Posts tagged with "Science"

For article A Nobel story -- from grad school to fairy tale

A Nobel story -- from grad school to fairy tale

Feb. 11, 2019 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has a reputation for developing world-leading lasers, ranging from the NOVA Petawatt to today’s ultra-high-peak-power laser systems, such as the Advanced Radiographic Capability and the High-repetition-rate Advanced Petawatt Laser . What these systems have in...
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LLNL tackles second annual battle of the nerds

Jan. 31, 2019 -  
In the battle for nerd supremacy, only one team could rise to the top – and that team was Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s ( LLNL ) Lazer Cats. On Jan. 26, players from four teams — the Lazer Cats, Facebook’s Cache Money, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory’s SLAC Attack and Sandia...
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Lawrence Livermore’s 2018: the year in review

Jan. 11, 2019 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's (LLNL) month-by-month highlights from 2018 are available online in the " 2018 Year in Review " edition of Newsline. As in the past, listings are in four categories: Science and Technology, People, Operations and Awards and Recognition. The "2018 Year in...
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Laboratory researchers recognized for accomplishments in early and mid-career

Sept. 5, 2018 -  
Fifteen Lab scientists and engineers have been named to Lawrence Livermore's ( LLNL ) fourth annual Early and Mid-Career Recognition ( EMCR ) Program. The EMCR Program recognizes scientific and technical accomplishments, leadership and future promise demonstrated by LLNL scientists and engineers in...
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Energy Secretary honors Lab scientist’s contributions to stockpile stewardship

Aug. 30, 2018 -  
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry recognized Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) chemist Bill McLean with a Secretary’s Achievment Award Wednesday in recognition of “pioneering technical contributions that have led to significant advancements in science-based stockpile stewardship .” The...
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Five researchers named to '40 Under 40' list

Aug. 29, 2018 -  
Five Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) researchers join an eclectic group of entrepreneurs, writers, executives, philanthropists and more on Diablo Magazine’s annual “40 Under 40” list, which recognizes young professionals in the East Bay who are leading the charge in their fields...
For article Four Lawrence Livermore scientists named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff

Four Lawrence Livermore scientists named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff

Aug. 22, 2018 -  
Four Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) 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...
For article LLNL-led team expands forensic method to identify people using proteins from bones

LLNL-led team expands forensic method to identify people using proteins from bones

May 21, 2018 -  
When a team of researchers led by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) developed a new biological identification method that exploits information encoded in proteins, they thought it could have multiple applications. Nearly two years later, they’ve turned out to be right. In September 2016...
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Gordon-Hagerty returns to the Laboratory to outline priorities as NNSA administrator

May 3, 2018 -  
In her first visit to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) as the DOE under secretary for Nuclear Security and National Nuclear Security Administration ( NNSA ) chief, Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty outlined her priorities, including expanding collaborations across the entire Department of...
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Lab's Data Science Institute brings best minds in AI, machine learning under one umbrella

April 3, 2018 -  
Machine learning. Deep learning. Artificial intelligence. Computer vision. Big data analytics. These aren’t just techie buzzwords — they’re all areas of research that fall under the sweeping term “data science.” So how does a national laboratory, with researchers exploring all of these areas and...