(DOE/Brookhaven National Laboratory) Sally Dawson, a theoretical physicist at the US Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory, has been named a recipient of the 2017 J.J. Sakurai Prize for Theoretical Particle Physics.
The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory plans to lead a collaborative effort to accelerate the development of renewable hydrogen. It's just one part of the U.S. DOE's big bet on the hydrogen economy.
Researchers from Stanford University and the US Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have launched a new initiative called 'Bits & Watts' which will seek to develop a "smart" technology to help transition the electricity...Show More Summary
(DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory) Six researchers from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have been elected fellows of the American Physical Society.
(DOE/SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory) An initiative called 'Bits & Watts', launched today by Stanford University and the US Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, aims to develop 'smart' technology that will bring the grid into the 21st century while delivering reliable, efficient, affordable power to homes and businesses.
Siemens recently announced the winner of its open-technology challenge with JUMP, a joint initiative between the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and five national laboratories that has established an online crowdsourcing community.
Conference: 3 Nov 2016, Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge, United Kingdom. Organized by Nalin Patel.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) convened an expert meeting on the development of simplified methodology and ocean acidification research kits from 12-14 October 2016 at the IAEA Environment Laboratories in Monaco. The meeting...Show More Summary
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee say they stumbled into a chemical process that could reshape the clean energy landscape, if it can scale outside the lab.
In a serendipitous accident, scientists in Tennessee claim they have converted carbon dioxide into ethanol. The researchers, who work at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, developed a process that adds "nano-spikes"...Show More Summary
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory and partner institutions conducted a systematic investigation into the properties of the newest family of unconventional superconducting materials, iron-based compounds. The study may help the scientific community discover new superconducting materials with unique properties.
(DOE/Ames Laboratory) Researchers at the US Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory and partner institutions conducted a systematic investigation into the properties of the newest family of unconventional superconducting materials, iron-based compounds. The study may help the scientific community discover new superconducting materials with unique properties.
The Egretha Foundation, formed 10 years ago to celebrate the successes of African-American women in the Chicago area, will honor two women from U.S. Department of Energy national laboratories at their annual gala on Oct. 21.
(DOE/Ames Laboratory) A team of scientists at the US Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory will be developing new instrumentation aimed at determining the chemical and structural makeup of plant cell walls. The group is receiving $1...Show More Summary
This film was produced in 1969 by Oak Ridge National Laboratory for the United States Atomic Energy Commission to inform the public regarding the history, technology, and milestones of the Molten Salt Reactor Experiment (MSRE). Oak Ridge...Show More Summary
(DOE/Ames Laboratory) Professor Paul C. Canfield, a senior scientist at the US Department of Energy's (DOE) Ames Laboratory has been awarded the James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials by the American Physical Society (APS).
NANOTECHNOLOGY UPDATE: Nano-spike catalysts convert carbon dioxide directly into ethanol. “In a new twist to waste-to-fuel technology, scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed an electrochemical process that uses tiny spikes of carbon and copper to turn carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas, into ethanol. Show More Summary
(DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory) Small businesses in the clean-energy sector have another opportunity to request technical assistance from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory through the DOE Small Business Vouchers Pilot.
Imagine a future where a building's energy comes from its windows. Many scientists have worked towards that future in the lab, but now five scientists from Los Alamos National Laboratory have demonstrated solar window technology can indeed be scaled up. Show More Summary
(DOE/Brookhaven National Laboratory) Mani is being recognized for his work at Brookhaven Lab to understand the physical processes occurring in organic materials used to harness solar energy.