Posts tagged with "Engineering"


Energy Secretary honors Lab scientist’s contributions to stockpile stewardship

Aug. 30, 2018 -  
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry recognized Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) chemist Bill McLean with a Secretary’s Achievment Award Wednesday in recognition of “pioneering technical contributions that have led to significant advancements in science-based stockpile stewardship .” The...

Warhead life extension passes key milestone

June 28, 2018 -  
The program to extend the life of the W80 nuclear warhead recently achieved a significant milestone when the National Nuclear Security Administration ( NNSA ) gave passing grades to the plans to refurbish certain components and the proposed approach to developing component cost estimates. Passing...

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...
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LLNL to lead development of manufacturing training program for energy entrepreneurs

Sept. 29, 2016 -  
The “valley of death” can make or break a startup enterprise due to the cost and time involved in getting from prototype to profitability. To help clean technology entrepreneurs and engineers navigate across the chasm and make it safely to the other side, the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office...
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Engineer aims high over the summer

Sept. 15, 2014 -  
Monika Witte's summer vacation wasn't really a vacation. The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) engineer took six weeks off to volunteer at a local summer educational program thataims to close the opportunity and achievement gaps for low-income middle school students by offering...

Registration opens for annual San Joaquin 'Expanding Your Horizons' Conference

Sept. 2, 2014 -  
Registration is open for the 22nd annual San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) Conference on Saturday, Oct. 4, at the University of the Pacific in Stockton. Registration is limited to the first 550 registrants. This popular daylong event is held for girls, grades 6-12, to increase interest in...