Posts tagged with "Science"

Science on Saturday

'Science on Saturday' lecture to discuss the evolution of laser-plasma accelerators

Feb. 15, 2018 -  
WHO: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) scientist Felicie Albert, along with teacher Dan Burns of Los Gatos High School, will present “Laser-Plasma Accelerators: Riding the Wave to the Next-Generation X-ray Light Sources,” the third lecture in the 2018 Science on Saturday lineup that...
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Protein that prevents further cartilage damage

Feb. 12, 2018 -  
There may be a protein in the body that hinders cartilage degradation in patients with a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) scientists performed in vivo experiments on animal models of post traumatic osteoarthritis and found that sclerostin (a...
Newsline

LLNL’s 2017 Year-in-Review hits your browser

Jan. 11, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore 's month-by-month highlights from 2017 are available online in the 2017 Year in Review edition of Newsline (a 43-page .pdf doc.). As in the past, listings are in four categories: Science and Technology; People; Operations; and Awards and Recognition. The 2017 Year in Review will...
science on saturday

Lab's popular Science on Saturday lecture series returns with a look at marvelous machines

Jan. 10, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's ( LLNL ) popular lecture series, "Science on Saturday," returns Feb. 3 and runs through Feb. 24 at the Bankhead Theater, located at 2400 First St. in Livermore. The series will offer four different lectures with the theme “Marvelous Machines.” Each lecture...

LLNL researchers garner seven top awards for industrial inventions from R&D Magazine

Nov. 21, 2017 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) researchers have captured seven awards among the top 100 industrial inventions worldwide. The trade journal R&D Magazine announced the winners of the annual awards, sometimes called the “Oscars of invention,” Friday at the Walt Disney World Swan...

A look back at ‘65 Years of Excellence’

Oct. 5, 2017 -  
For 65 years, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has been making history and making a difference. The outstanding efforts by a dedicated workforce have led to many remarkable accomplishments. The Laboratory’s rich history includes many interwoven stories—from the first nuclear test failure to...
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Laboratory researchers recognized for accomplishments in early and mid-career

Jul. 20, 2017 -  
Fifteen Lab scientists and engineers have been named to Lawrence Livermore's (LLNL) third annual Early and Mid-Career Recognition (EMCR) Program . “Rewarding exceptional early and mid-career employees is key to retaining and developing a world-class workforce," Laboratory Director Bill Goldstein...
Sending an instrument to Psyche, the largest metal asteroid in the solar system

Lab instrument will explore asteroid Psyche

Jun. 14, 2017 -  
In a few years, an instrument designed and built by Lawrence Livermore National Laborato ry (LLNL) researchers will be flying hundreds of millions of miles through space to explore a rare, largely metal asteroid. The Livermore gamma ray spectrometer will be built in collaboration with researchers...
DMTS

Four Lawrence Livermore scientists named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff

May. 8, 2017 -  
Four Lawrence Livermore National Laborator y (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...
year in review

LLNL’s 2016 Year-in-Review hits your browser

Jan. 10, 2017 -  
Lawrence Livermore's month-by-month highlights from 2016 are available online in the 2016 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 2016 Year in Review will appear electronically...