Posts tagged with "Careers"

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John Nuckolls to be awarded John S. Foster Jr. Medal for contributions to nuclear security

Aug. 8, 2018 -  
For more than 60 years, John Nuckolls has dedicated his career to advancing science and technology in support of U.S. national security. In recognition of his outstanding leadership and service to the nation, he has been named the fourth recipient of the John S. Foster Jr. Medal . Established by...
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Lawrence Livermore chemist elected ACS fellow

Jul. 25, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) chemist Dawn Shaughnessy, whose team helped discover six new elements on the periodic table, has been elected a fellow of the American Chemical Society ( ACS ). The fellows program began in 2009 to recognize and honor ACS members for outstanding...

LLNL scientist named ASME fellow

May. 16, 2018 -  
Fady Najjar, a design physicist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ), has been elected a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers ( ASME ). Najjar was recognized for “significant contributions and innovations in computational techniques for fluid flows, for advances in...
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Lab's Data Science Institute brings best minds in AI, machine learning under one umbrella

Apr. 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...

Vets2Tech connects veterans, job opportunities

Mar. 16, 2018 -  
Student veterans from East Bay community colleges visited Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) on March 9 as part of a weeklong event connecting veterans to employment opportunities in tech, manufacturing and construction. The Veterans to Technology (Vets2Tech) Week, which began on March 5...
Reva Nickelson

Lab director names Reva Nickelson to lead Operations and Business Directorate at LLNL

Mar. 15, 2018 -  
Reva Nickelson has been named the principal associate director for Operations and Business at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory , Director Bill Goldstein announced. Nickelson will assume her new role on April 16. Nickelson, who serves as Facilities Division director at Lawrence Berkeley...

ROTC Day returns to Lawrence Livermore

Mar. 6, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) welcomed more than 75 cadets and midshipmen from the U.S. Air Force, Army, Marines, Navy and Merchant Marines last week for the annual Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) Day. The annual event, sponsored by the Office of Defense Coordination (ODC)...
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DOE, VA meet to address veterans' challenges through supercomputing technologies

Feb. 16, 2018 -  
Officials and top scientists with the Department of Energy ( DOE ), Department of Veterans Affairs ( VA ) and several national labs gathered at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) earlier this month for a two-day event to discuss using supercomputing, machine learning, artificial...
sangalang

Go-getter undergrad lands second-author credential for 'hydrogen-getters' research

Feb. 7, 2018 -  
It’s rare for an undergraduate science student to appear as an author on a scientific journal paper, and when they do, theirs is usually the last name on the list. However, Elizabeth Sangalang, a graduating senior studying biochemistry at California State University East Bay , has landed a second-...

Former LLNL physicist honored by Uppsala University for research with intense X-ray pulses

Jan. 18, 2018 -  
Henry Chapman, who worked at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) from 1996 to 2007, will be presented on Jan. 26 with an honorary doctorate by Sweden's Uppsala University for his work on developing techniques for imaging and crystallography with intense X-ray pulses. In addition to...