Posts tagged with "Physical & Life Sciences"

Carbon nanotube research garners Energy Commission funding

Oct. 22, 2010 -  
Researchers in carbon nanotubes, originally developed at the Laboratory, have been awarded more than $100,000 by the California Energy Commission to apply the technology to curbing industrial pollution. Hayward-based Porifera, Inc., headed by former Lab scientist Olgica Bakajin, was awarded $115,...

Lab helps to strengthen treaty implementation capabilities in Middle East

Oct. 18, 2010 -  
In a first for the region, a Lab seismologist recently took part in a workshop in Amman, Jordan to work more closely with seismology centers throughout the Middle East. The workshop was hosted by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and the Provisional Technical Secretariat (PTS) of...

Large Synoptic Survey Telescope deemed top priority ground-based astronomical facility

Aug. 17, 2010 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif. — The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), in which Lawrence Livermore plays a large role, has been ranked by a key scientific committee as the top priority for the next large ground-based astronomical facility. In a recent report, New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and...