Posts tagged with "Science"

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...

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...

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...
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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...
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UCOP awards grants and fellowships to collaborate with Lawrence Livermore

Dec. 6, 2016 -  
The University of California Office of the President awarded more than $14 million to four grants and four graduate fellowships to collaborate with staff scientists at Lawrence Livermore and Los Alamos national laboratories. UC scientists received $7.9 million to work with Lawrence Livermore...
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Postdocs shine at Laboratory ‘Research Slam!’

Oct. 26, 2016 -  
The Laboratory is home to a workforce of world-class scientific talent, a pool that includes a population of 229 postdoctoral researchers, who are a critical component in executing the Lab’s mission. To showcase their diverse projects and to provide an opportunity for them to hone their...
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Three researchers make ‘Forty Under Forty’ list

Aug. 30, 2016 -  
Diablo Magazine featured three Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers in their 2016 “Forty Under Forty” issue. The annual list recognizes young professionals in the East Bay who are leading the charge in their fields. Experimental physicist Tammy Ma was No. 3 on the list for her...

Lab's high performance computing will play major role in Cancer Moonshot initiative

Jun. 29, 2016 -  
Vice President Joe Biden and his wfie Jill Biden hosted the Cancer Moonshot Summit Wednesday to announce several efforts to expand cancer research in hopes of finding a cure. The Cancer Moonshot is a new national effort to double the rate of progress - to make a decade's worth of advances in cancer...