Posts tagged with "Science"

For article LLNL wins three regional FLC awards

LLNL wins three regional FLC awards

Aug. 12, 2014 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists have been selected to receive three regional awards for technology transfer by the Federal Laboratory Consortium . This year's awards will be presented Aug. 26 during the FLC's two-day Far West/Mid-Continent regional meeting at the Sheraton Denver...
For article Visiting professor welds new partnerships

Visiting professor welds new partnerships

Aug. 7, 2014 -  
Commander Brad Baker , assistant professor of mechanical engineering at the United States Naval Academy , recently completed a six-week stint at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) as part of the Visiting Scientist Program. Baker has conducted research in conjunction with Livermore for...
For article Summer workshops provide hands-on learning for high school students

Summer workshops provide hands-on learning for high school students

Aug. 4, 2014 -  
Each summer, college students from around the world descend upon the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) to conduct research and experience what it is like to work at a national laboratory. While hosting college students at LLNL is commonplace, the presence of high school students onsite...
For article A dynamic introduction to cybersecurity

A dynamic introduction to cybersecurity

July 28, 2014 -  
Lawrence Livermore's Celeste Matarazzo was attending a cybersecurity conference when she was struck with a realization: The field of cybersecurity had a diversity problem. "It's about more than racial or gender diversity -- it's about diversity of thought. Both cybercrime and cybersecurity are only...
For article Engineering program established for veterans

Engineering program established for veterans

July 21, 2014 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif. - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Alameda County Workforce Investment Board (WIB) and Las Positas College (LPC) recently established a 24-month academic program to provide technical education and hands-on training for veterans, officials recently announced. The new...
For article Summer internship marks new relationship with Orion Academy

Summer internship marks new relationship with Orion Academy

July 15, 2014 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is sponsoring a four-week summer internship for Sam Weinstein, a student from Orion Academy, which provides a college-preparatory program for secondary students whose academic success is compromised by a neurocognitive disability such as Asperger's...
For article Labs, industry join forces to train cyber security specialists for nation's critical cyber infrastructure

Labs, industry join forces to train cyber security specialists for nation's critical cyber infrastructure

July 14, 2014 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is joining Bechtel BNI and Los Alamos National Laboratory to train a new class of cyber defense professionals to protect the nation's critical digital infrastructure. The Bechtel-Lawrence Livermore-Los Alamos Cyber Career Development Program is designed to...
For article Lawrence Livermore captures four R&D 100 awards for leading industrial inventions

Lawrence Livermore captures four R&D 100 awards for leading industrial inventions

July 11, 2014 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers are the recipients of four awards among the top 100 industrial inventions worldwide for 2013. The four technologies honored were developed by three teams of LLNL researchers who worked with industrial collaborators, and also by a multidisciplinary...
For article Teacher Research Academy summer series in full swing

Teacher Research Academy summer series in full swing

July 3, 2014 -  
While a good number of teachers are vacationing this time of the year, some teachers elect to continue the learning through the summer months tduring the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's (LLNL) Teacher Research Academy (TRA). The academy, which kicked off in June, is a summer-long series of...
For article Albala named education outreach manager

Albala named education outreach manager

July 3, 2014 -  
Joanna Albala has been named the new education outreach manager within the University Relations and Science Education Program at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). Albala is no stranger to LLNL. Her affiliation began two decades ago in 1994 when she joined the Laboratory as a...