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11.18.14FROM THE LABS

As Temperatures Rise, Soil Will Relinquish Less Carbon to the Atmosphere Than Currently PredictedExternal link

New Berkeley Lab model quantifies interactions between soil microbes and their surroundings. Read More »

Vanderbilt University 11.18.14University Research

New Form of Crystalline OrderExternal link

A team of researchers from Vanderbilt University and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) reports that it has discovered an entirely new form of crystalline order that simultaneously exhibits both crystal and polycrystalline properties, which they describe as “interlaced crystals.” Read More »

11.18.14FROM THE LABS

Researchers Develop New Acoustic Sensor for Chemical and Biological DetectionExternal link

Testing for ovarian cancer or the presence of a particular chemical could be almost as simple as distinguishing an F sharp from a B flat, thanks to a new microscopic acoustic device that has been dramatically improved by scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory. Read More »

New York University 11.17.14University Research

Researchers Create and Control Spin Waves, Lifting Prospects for Enhanced Information ProcessingExternal link

A team of New York University and University of Barcelona physicists has developed a method to control the movements occurring within magnetic materials, which are used to store and carry information. Read More »

11.17.14PRESS RELEASE

INCITE Grants Awarded to 56 Computational Research ProjectsExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science announced 56 projects aimed at accelerating scientific discovery and innovation that will share 5.8 billion core-hours on America’s two fastest supercomputers dedicated to open science. Read More »

11.17.14FROM THE LABS

Around the World in 52 MonthsExternal link

The Department of Energy’s ARM Climate Research Facility has selected six field campaigns to take place from 2015 through most of 2019. These new efforts kick off in the summer of 2015 at the Southern Great Plans site. Read More »

11.14.14FROM THE LABS

New Project Will Expand Opportunities for Biological Discovery With SLAC’s X-ray LaserExternal link

A planned experimental station at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory will expand capabilities for atomic-scale explorations in human health, biology, energy and environmental science using one of the brightest X-ray sources on the planet. Read More »

11.14.14FROM THE LABS

Procter & Gamble and Temple University Scientists Model Skin’s Makeup Using Titan SupercomputerExternal link

Simulations run on the nation’s most powerful supercomputer for open science gave researchers a molecular-level understanding of how our skin performs some of its essential functions. Read More »

Purdue University 11.14.14University Research

New Versatile Process Efficiently Converts Biomass to Liquid FuelExternal link

Researchers at Purdue University have demonstrated a new process to convert all biomass into liquid fuel, and the method could make possible mobile processing plants. Read More »

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s (LLNL’s) new supercomputer, Sierra. 11.14.14PRESS RELEASE

Department of Energy Awards $425 Million in Next Generation Supercomputing Technologies.pdf file (57KB)

CORAL and FastFoward 2’s supercomputing investments will help ensure U.S. scientific, economic and national security for future generations.

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