Posts tagged with "Careers"

Vets To Tech Program

Lab honored for Vets to Tech program

Mar. 14, 2017 -  
For veterans returning from military service and attempting to readjust to civilian life and the classroom, the transition can be a culture shock. To help give veterans on-the-job experience while they continue their education in engineering, math and physics -- in addition to solving a need for...

Weisz selected for Hutcheon Fellowship

Mar. 13, 2017 -  
A Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) postdoc who was mentored by Lab scientist Ian Hutcheon has been named the first recipient of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) new fellowship that honors Hutcheon. David Weisz, who has worked at the Lab since August as a chemist in the...
ROTC

ROTC Day brings cadets, midshipmen to the Lab

Mar. 2, 2017 -  
More than 75 cadets and midshipmen from the U.S. Air Force, Army, Marines, Navy and Merchant Marines visited the Laboratory on Tuesday for the annual Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) Day. The annual event, sponsored by the National Security Office (NSO) and Strategic Human Resources...
westbrook

National Academy honors Westbrook

Feb. 22, 2017 -  
The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) bestowed its highest honor to retired Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) senior scientist Charlie Westbrook. Westbrook was recognized for his “pioneering development, applications and leadership in chemical kinetic modeling to advance combustion...
Jones

Meet Ivy Krystal Jones

Feb. 3, 2017 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory postdocs and graduate scholars. The postdoc program at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory provides opportunities for postdocs to conduct world-class research in an...
Tom Braun

Meet Tom Braun

Jan. 27, 2017 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) postdocs and graduate scholars. ___________________ Full Name: Tom Braun Hometown: Berlin, Germany Education: Braun received his master’s degree in physics from...
zucca

Lawrence Livermore geophysicist receives NNSA Administrator’s Gold Award

Jan. 20, 2017 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory geophysicist and a leader in the Global Security Principal Directorate Jay Zucca has received one of the National Nuclear Security Administration’s ( NNSA ) top awards for his work in nonproliferation and nuclear security. Zucca, principal deputy for Global...

Meet Madison Martin

Jan. 20, 2017 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory postdocs and graduate scholars. _________ Full name: Madison Martin Hometown: Cooper City, Florida Educational background: Martin received a bachelor’s degree in math and...
TAMU

Laboratory begins engineering internship program with Texas A&M University

Jan. 19, 2017 -  
Looking to ramp up hiring of engineers and extend its reach into the country’s top engineering schools, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is launching an internship program with Texas A&M University (TAMU) that will bring promising engineering students to the Lab starting this...
early career awards

Obama honors two LLNL researchers

Jan. 18, 2017 -  
Two Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers were among the recipients named by President Obama for the prestigious Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers ( PECASE ), announced in Washington D.C. Jan. 9. Jonathan Belof and Eric Duoss joined 100 others in...