Posts tagged with "DOE"


Secretary Perry: LLNL ‘making a difference, impacting people’s lives in a powerful way’

Mar. 28, 2018 -  
Energy Secretary Rick Perry made his first visit to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) on Monday, praising Lab employees for “making a difference in people’s lives” and reaffirming DOE’s commitment to securing the future of its national laboratories. Perry made the remarks during a joint...

Lab leads new effort in materials development

Sep. 19, 2017 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) will be part of a multi-lab effort to apply high-performance computing to U.S.-based industry’s discovery, design and development of materials for severe environments under a new initiative announced today by the Department of Energy ( DOE ). The High...

DOE HPC4Mfg Program funds 13 new projects to improve energy technologies through HPC

May. 8, 2017 -  
A U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program designed to spur the use of high performance supercomputers to advance U.S. manufacturing is funding 13 new industry projects for a total of $3.9 million. The High Performance Computing for Manufacturing (HPC4Mfg) Program unites the world-class computing...

Department of Energy issues second installment of Quadrennial Energy Review

Jan. 18, 2017 -  
The Department of Energy has issued the second installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review (QER), which focuses on the electricity system and its role as the enabler for accomplishing three key national goals: improving the economy, protecting the environment and increasing national security. The...

Energy Department to invest $16 million to accelerate computer design of materials

Aug. 16, 2016 -  
The Department of Energy announced Tuesday that it will invest $16 million over the next four years to accelerate the design of new materials through the use of supercomputers. Two four-year projects will take advantage of superfast computers at DOE national laboratories by developing software to...

Two Lawrence Livermore researchers awarded early career funding

May. 14, 2014 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists Jennifer Pett-Ridge and Todd Gamblin have been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science Early Career Research Program to receive funding for proposed projects. Jennifer Pett-Ridge was selected for her work titled, "...

Department of Energy's Dot Harris honored for blazing path for women

May. 9, 2014 -  
LaDorris "Dot" Harris, director of the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity at the Department of Energy, was recently honored at the EmpowHer Institute's Girls to Greatness Luncheon, "Dream Big, Reach Higher," in Beverly Hills, California. The mission of theEmpowHer Institute is to empower girls...

Proposals sought for next-generation supercomputing technologies

Apr. 14, 2014 -  
The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Science and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) have issued a request for proposals to further develop "extreme scale" supercomputer technology. The latest request for proposals (RFP) is now available on the Web. Contracts will total...

Baylis named champion for the DOE Minorities in Energy Initiative

Dec. 5, 2013 -  
Tony Baylis, director of the Office of Strategic Diversity Programs at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), was recently named as a Department of Energy (DOE) champion of the Minorities in Energy Initiative by DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz during a forum at the White House. "It was a...

Lab sustainability efforts move toward solar energy: DOE issues call for proposals

Nov. 1, 2012 -  
The Laboratory is planning to establish and use an onsite solar electrical-generation system that not only will provide a clean, renewable source of onsite energy, but an additional capability for LLNL energy research and development efforts. This move toward solar energy will enhance the Lab's...