Laboratory News

09.29.17From the Labs

Research led by PPPL provides reassurance that heat flux will be manageable in ITERExternal link

New findings from an international team led by Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) indicate that the width of the heat flux in ITER could be well within the capacity of the divertor plates to tolerate. Read More »

09.29.17From the Labs

Bringing Diversity into Computational Science Through Student OutreachExternal link

Students from underrepresented groups joined Brookhaven Lab's Computational Science Initiative this summer to perform data science research. Read More »

09.28.17From the Labs

Quantum Computation to Tackle Fundamental Science ProblemsExternal link

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory will receive funding from DOE to continue to explore a drastically different kind of computing architecture based on quantum mechanics to solve some of science’s hardest problems. Read More »

09.28.17From the Labs

What's NEXT for NSLS-II? Five New, World-class BeamlinesExternal link

Brookhaven National Laboratory has reached the official and successful completion of the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) Experimental Tools (NEXT) project, which coordinated the development and construction of five new beamlines (experimental stations) for NSLS-II. Read More »

09.28.17From the Labs

BESC caps biofuels research legacy with license of custom microbe to Enchi CorporationExternal link

Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the BioEnergy Science Center (BESC) mark the culmination of 10 years’ research into ways to improve biofuels production with the licensing to Enchi Corporation of a microbe custom-designed to produce ethanol efficiently. Read More »

09.26.17From the Labs

With Extra Sugar, Leaves Get Fat TooExternal link

A Brookhaven Lab research team tipped the balance of plant metabolism to increase oil content in leaves with aim of making biofuels and related useful chemicals. Read More »

09.26.17From the Labs

Nanoparticle Supersoap Creates ‘Bijel’ With Potential as Sculptable FluidExternal link

A new two-dimensional film, made of polymers and nanoparticles and developed by researchers at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), can direct two different non-mixing liquids into a variety of exotic architectures. Read More »

09.21.17From the Labs

UK Commits $88 Million to LBNF/DUNE in First-ever Umbrella Science Agreement with U.S.External link

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory is the host laboratory for the LBNF/DUNE project, which will use Fermilab’s world-leading accelerator complex to send a beam of ghostly particles called neutrinos 800 miles through Earth to a massive detector that will be built a mile below the surface at the Sanford Underground Research Facility in South Dakota. Read More »

09.14.17From the Labs

Niyanth Sridharan: Asking the Right QuestionsExternal link

Niyanth Sridharan grew up in a family that indulged his questions by using real-world examples to explain scientific concepts. That natural curiosity still drives the materials researcher today as he explores additive manufacturing techniques at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Read More »

09.12.17From the Labs

Physicists Propose New Way to Stabilize Next-Generation Fusion PlasmasExternal link

Recent experiments have revealed evidence confirming that losses of up to 40 percent of high-energy particles are observed in experiments when many Alfvén waves are excited by deuterium beam ions used to simulate alpha particles and higher-energy beam ions in a fusion reactor. Read More »

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