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DOE Nominees Among Outstanding Early-Career Scientists Honored by President Obama

The list of researchers named today by President Obama as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) includes 13 nominated by the Department of Energy. Read More »

Scientists Chang-Jun (CJ) Liu, Xuebin Zhang, and Mingyue Gou 12.23.13FROM THE LABS

Enlisting Cells' Protein Recycling Machinery to Regulate Plant ProductsExternal link

New molecular tools for controlling production of compounds important for flavors, human health, and biofuels. Read More »


X-ray Laser Maps Important Drug TargetExternal link

New technology allows faster, more accurate imaging of hard-to-study membrane proteins. Read More »


New Energy Research Facility at Brookhaven Lab Awarded LEED Gold Designation for Being 'Green'External link

The Interdisciplinary Science Building (ISB) for energy research at Brookhaven Lab was awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for its energy-efficient and environmentally sustainable design, construction, and operations. Read More »


UA Chemist Leads Supercomputer Effort to Aid Nuclear UnderstandingExternal link

Two of the nation’s fastest supercomputers will aid a research team, led by a University of Alabama computational chemist, in guiding both the development of new nuclear fuels and clean-up efforts from past nuclear fuel and weapon production. Read More »


A Role of Sugar Uptake in Breast Cancer RevealedExternal link

Berkeley Lab Researchers show that aerobic glycolysis is a cause of malignancy. Read More »


Small Size Enhances Charge Transfer in Quantum DotsExternal link

Single-particle study identifies possible path to improved conversion of sunlight to electricity in photovoltaic devices. Read More »

Solar storms unleash bursts of radiation. 12.18.13FROM THE LABS

Supercomputers Capture Turbulence in the Solar WindExternal link

Berkeley Lab visualizations could help scientists forecast destructive space weather. Read More »


Meet Higgs Boson Detective Joe Incandela, Profiled on CNNExternal link

Incandela, Senior Spokesperson for CERN’s Compact Muon Solenoid experiment, also led successful physics research at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. Read More »


Deadline of Jan. 10 Nears for University Faculty Interested in Conducting Scientific Research at a National Lab in Summer 2014 to Apply

University and college faculty interested in gaining a unique scientific experience by working collaboratively with researchers at a DOE host laboratory have until Jan. 10, 2014, to apply for the Visiting Faculty Program, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science announced today. Read More »

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