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MIT University 03.06.15University Research

New Analysis at MIT Shows Ion Slowdown in Fuel Cell MaterialExternal link

Dislocations in oxides seen as promising electrolytes create a “traffic jam” for charged ions. Read More »

University of Cincinnati 03.06.15University Research

UC Research Partnership Explores How to Best Harness Solar-PowerExternal link

A University of Cincinnati research partnership is reporting advances on how to one day make solar cells stronger, lighter, more flexible and less expensive when compared with the current silicon or germanium technology on the market. Read More »

Synergia simulation of a bunched beam including particles (green) and self-fields (purple). 03.06.15FROM THE LABS

Advancing Accelerator Science Using SupercomputingExternal link

Experts at Argonne’s Leadership Computing Facility have teamed up with physicists at Fermilab to create more accurate and more reliable models of collisions within the world’s highest-intensity particle beams. Read More »

03.06.15FROM THE LABS

Soot and Dust: A Better Picture of the Impact on SnowExternal link

Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory led development of a first-of-its-kind, high-resolution regional modeling framework that simulated how light is absorbed by soot and dust in seasonal snowpack. Read More »

03.04.15FROM THE LABS

A New Level of Earthquake UnderstandingExternal link

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) is reporting the successful study of stress fields along the San Andreas fault at the microscopic scale, the scale at which earthquake-triggering stresses originate. Read More »

03.04.15FROM THE LABS

First Scientific Publication from Data Collected at NSLS-IIExternal link

Just weeks after the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) achieved first light, the team of scientists at the X-Ray Powder Diffraction (XPD) beamline tested a set-up that yielded data on thermoelectric materials. Read More »

03.03.15FROM THE LABS

Plants Use Water Wisely – MostlyExternal link

Scientists from Brookhaven and Oak Ridge National Laboratories are among those participating with DOE’s Next-Generation Ecosystem Experiments; providing more insight into how plants use their available resources and thereby improving global climate models. Read More »

03.03.15FROM THE LABS

First Detailed Microscopy Evidence of Bacteria at the Lower Size Limit of LifeExternal link

Scientists from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the University of California, Berkeley have captured the first detailed microscopy images of ultra-small bacteria that are believed to be about as small as life can get. Read More »

University of Tulane 03.03.15University Research

Tulane Awarded $1.5 Million Department of Energy GrantExternal link

Grant will help find the most efficient way to produce polymers, the chemical compounds that are used to make everything from building materials in spacecraft to laptops and medicines. Read More »

Michigan University 03.03.15University Research

Forbidden Quantum Leaps Possible with High-res SpectroscopyExternal link

Physicists at the University of Michigan have demonstrated "ponderomotive spectroscopy," a new twist on an old tool lets scientists use light to study and control matter with 1,000 times better resolution and precision than previously possible. Read More »

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