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08.27.18User Facility

Getting a Charge Out of MOFsExternal link

A team led by researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and UC Berkeley has developed a technique for making an electrically conductive MOF that could also be used to improve the conductivity of other MOFs. Read More »

08.27.18User Facility

Two Steps Ahead: Neutrons Help Explore Future HIV TreatmentsExternal link

University of Pennsylvania researcher Kushol Gupta is using the Bio-SANS instrument at ORNL’s High Flux Isotope Reactor to study the defense mechanisms of HIV in hopes of improving antiviral drug applications. Read More »

08.27.18User Facility

Meet Jasmine Hatcher and Trishelle Copeland-JohnsonExternal link

Graduate students reflect on launching their research careers at national laboratories.
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08.24.18User Facility

Infrared Beams Show Cell Types in a Different LightExternal link

By shining highly focused infrared light on living cells, scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) hope to unmask individual cell identities, and to diagnose whether the cells are diseased or healthy. Read More »

08.24.18User Facility

Novel X-Ray Optics Boost Imaging Capabilities at NSLS-IIExternal link

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory have developed a new approach to 3-D x-ray imaging that can visualize bulky materials in great detail—an impossible task with conventional imaging methods. The novel technique could help scientists unlock clues about the structural information of countless materials, from batteries to biological systems. Read More »

08.23.18User Facility

Cultivating the Next Generation of Atmospheric ScientistsExternal link

Twenty-four graduate students and early career scientists from around the world visited ARM’s Southern Great Plains atmospheric observatory during a rigorous weeklong training program in Oklahoma. The program focused on theoretical and practical work on the application of ground-based observations from a wide array of active and passive sensors. Read More »

08.22.18User Facility

Potent BacteriaExternal link

A collaboration that includes scientists from the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory has discovered that the bacteria performs this feat by confining the toxic compound to the equivalent of a molecular dungeon. Read More »

08.16.18User Facility

Light-Emitting Nanoparticles Could Provide a Safer Way to Image Living CellsExternal link

A research team has demonstrated how light-emitting nanoparticles, developed at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), can be used to see deep in living tissue. Read More »

08.13.18User Facility

Four New DOE Early Career Research Program Award Winners Plan to Use ARM MeasurementsExternal link

Susannah Burrows of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Naruki Hiranuma of West Texas A&M University, Kerri Pratt of the University of Michigan, and ManishKumar Shrivastava of PNNL will use ARM measurements as part of their work through 2018 U.S. Department of Energy Early Career Research Program awards. Read More »

08.13.18User Facility

Transforming Gas into Fuels with Better AlloysExternal link

A Multiscale Computational Catalysis & Materials Science group led by Michail Stamatakis at the University College London used the high-performance computing resources at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility to look at a new catalyst for producing fuels. Read More »

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