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USA Today
National lab breaks Guinness record for largest solid 3-D printed itemOak Ridge National Laboratory held a ceremony at the facility, in which Guinnes
National lab breaks Guinness record for largest solid 3-D printed item
USA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
Oak Ridge National Laboratory held a ceremony at the facility, in which Guinness adjudicator Michael Empric confirmed measurements of a 3-D printed tool that the Boeing Co. will use to help form the wing tips of its new 777X airliner. The part, which... Read more
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PhysOrg
3-D printed tool for building aircraft achieves Guinness World Records titleWORLD RECORDS. Credit: ORNL A 3D printed trim-and-drill tool, developed by rese
3-D printed tool for building aircraft achieves Guinness World Records title
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
WORLD RECORDS. Credit: ORNL A 3D printed trim-and-drill tool, developed by researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory to be evaluated at The Boeing Company, has received the title of largest solid 3D printed item... Read more
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Business Wire
Tour de France Champion Greg LeMond Signs Groundbreaking Carbon Fiber Agreement with Oak Ridge National LaboratoryTour de France champion Greg LeMond is partnering with carbon fiber manufacturi
Tour de France Champion Greg LeMond Signs Groundbreaking Carbon Fiber Agreement with Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Tour de France champion Greg LeMond is partnering with carbon fiber manufacturing pioneer Connie Jackson and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to bring the most significant development in carbon fiber production in over 50 years to... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
The World’s Largest 3D Printed ObjectThe Guinness Book of World Records just certified that the Department of Energy
The World’s Largest 3D Printed Object
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted yesterday
The Guinness Book of World Records just certified that the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory produced the world’s largest solid 3D-printed object. When Boeing makes big airplanes, it needs special tools that you can’t find in a... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
ORNL, Boeing to receive Guinness World Records title for largest solid 3D printed itemOak Ridge National Laboratory. (MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL) OAK RIDGE — Oak
ORNL, Boeing to receive Guinness World Records title for largest solid 3D printed item
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Oak Ridge National Laboratory. (MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL) OAK RIDGE — Oak Ridge National Laboratory and The Boeing Company are expected to receive the Guinness World Records title for the largest solid 3D printed item. At 11 a.m. today media... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
New Approach To Determining How Atoms Are Arranged In MaterialsResearchers from North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Sta
New Approach To Determining How Atoms Are Arranged In Materials
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 5 days ago
Researchers from North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have developed a novel approach to materials characterization, using Bayesian statistical methods to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers moving forward with neutrino experimentsFrom left, David Dean, Alfredo Galindo-Uribarri and Chris Bryan of Oak Ridge Na
Researchers moving forward with neutrino experiments
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
From left, David Dean, Alfredo Galindo-Uribarri and Chris Bryan of Oak Ridge National Laboratory check on a prototype detector at the High Flux Isotope Reactor, a Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility that creates continuous neutron... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
ORU Student Helps Develop Energy Saving Equationis a senior at ORU majoring in math. He's back on campus after spending the sum
ORU Student Helps Develop Energy Saving Equation
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 6 days ago
is a senior at ORU majoring in math. He's back on campus after spending the summer in a prestigious internship at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. "It ended up they needed someone to do similar research like I'd done with Dr.... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
"Boss Lift" shows civilian employers a day in the life of their National Guard employeesTyson Air National Guard Base where they rode in a Black Hawk helicopter. Jimm
"Boss Lift" shows civilian employers a day in the life of their National Guard employees
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 6 days ago
Tyson Air National Guard Base where they rode in a Black Hawk helicopter. Jimmy Stone is the director of operations at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, which employs a number of National Guard members. Stone a trained helicopter pilot, but he’d... Read more
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Computer World Australia
IBM's blazing Power9 chip is coming, and here's what you need to knowPower chips in high-end servers. The Power9 chip will also be used in a 200-pet
IBM's blazing Power9 chip is coming, and here's what you need to know
Computer World Australia / Posted 7 days ago
Power chips in high-end servers. The Power9 chip will also be used in a 200-petaflop supercomputer called Summit, scheduled to be deployed in 2018 by U.S. Department of Energy at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Join the Computerworld newsle... Read more
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PhysOrg
Streamlining accelerated computing for industryon Titan, the flagship system of the OLCF, a US Department of Energy (DOE) Offi
Streamlining accelerated computing for industry
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
on Titan, the flagship system of the OLCF, a US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science User Facility located at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. As detailed in the team's award submission, the simulation achieved more than 50 percent of... Read more
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PhysOrg
New approach to determining how atoms are arranged in materialsResearchers from North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Sta
New approach to determining how atoms are arranged in materials
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
Researchers from North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have developed a novel approach to materials characterization, using Bayesian statistical methods to... Read more
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techcentral.ie
IBM preps blazing new Power9 chipbe used in a 200-petaflop supercomputer called Summit, scheduled to be deployed
IBM preps blazing new Power9 chip
techcentral.ie / Posted 7 days ago
be used in a 200-petaflop supercomputer called Summit, scheduled to be deployed in 2018 by US Department of Energy at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. IDG News Service Would you feel safe travelling in a self-driving flying car? Today's... Read more
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PhysOrg
PPPL and Princeton help lead center for study of runaway electronscenter will contribute to a disruption mitigation system to be incorporated in
PPPL and Princeton help lead center for study of runaway electrons
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
center will contribute to a disruption mitigation system to be incorporated in ITER. The US ITER Project Office, based at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), will be responsible for the system. Tasks of the center will include: A key center... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lineman turned engineer becomes CEO of city utilityfor new and better ways to use this technology," he said. EPB's fiber network
Lineman turned engineer becomes CEO of city utility
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
for new and better ways to use this technology," he said. EPB's fiber network is being studied by researchers from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory on how to use the massive amounts of information collected from the smart grid to improve power... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenand Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observ
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
and Eurasia where greening has not been seen. Starting from this set of observations, the researchers, led by Jiafu Mao of Oak Ridge National Laboratory but including 18 others from multiple institutions in the United States, France, and China,... Read more
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PhysOrg
CMI, Oddello Industries pursue recovery of rare-earth magnets from used hard drivesRare earth magnet assembly was recovered from a used hard drive. Credit: ORNL A
CMI, Oddello Industries pursue recovery of rare-earth magnets from used hard drives
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
Rare earth magnet assembly was recovered from a used hard drive. Credit: ORNL A process developed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory for large-scale recovery of rare earth magnets from used computer hard drives will undergo industrial testing under a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Big PanDA tackles big data for physics and other future extreme scale scientific applicationstiny pebbles can fill the empty spaces between larger rocks in a jar. The group
Big PanDA tackles big data for physics and other future extreme scale scientific applications
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
tiny pebbles can fill the empty spaces between larger rocks in a jar. The group-from DOE's Brookhaven National Laboratory, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), University of Texas at Arlington, Rutgers University, and University of Tennessee,... Read more
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PhysOrg
New residential water heater concept promises high efficiency, lower costabsorbs and transfers heat for residential applications. Credit: ORNL A team of
New residential water heater concept promises high efficiency, lower cost
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
absorbs and transfers heat for residential applications. Credit: ORNL A team of scientists from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Florida has developed a novel method that could yield lower-cost,... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
New residential water heater concept promises high efficiency, lower costOAK RIDGE - A team of scientists from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge Nati
New residential water heater concept promises high efficiency, lower cost
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 15 days ago
OAK RIDGE - A team of scientists from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Florida has developed a novel method that could yield lower-cost, higher-efficiency systems for water heating in residential... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Three emerge as frontrunners for Knoxville Rep. Joe Armstrong’s seat, including his wifedoesn't have the time to dedicate to the office between looking after his ailin
Three emerge as frontrunners for Knoxville Rep. Joe Armstrong’s seat, including his wife
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
doesn't have the time to dedicate to the office between looking after his ailing father and his job as facility manager at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. But he didn't rule out the possibility of seeking the 15th District in future elections. "As... Read more
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The Hill
In pitting biofuels against the environment, only clear winner is oilat alarming rates, and places the blame squarely on biofuel policies. Researche
In pitting biofuels against the environment, only clear winner is oil
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
at alarming rates, and places the blame squarely on biofuel policies. Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Illinois at Chicago raised questions on these findings, stating that... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers combine simulation, experiment for nanoscale 3-D printingconsistent with the structure predicted by the virtual SEM image (center) and t
Researchers combine simulation, experiment for nanoscale 3-D printing
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
consistent with the structure predicted by the virtual SEM image (center) and the simulated design model (right). Credit: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Designing a 3-D printed structure is hard enough when the product is inches or feet in size.... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
What “Stranger Things” Didn’t Get Quite-So-Right About the Energy DepartmentCuriosity Mars Rover, and New Horizons -- which flew by Pluto last year. For th
What “Stranger Things” Didn’t Get Quite-So-Right About the Energy Department
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 25 days ago
Curiosity Mars Rover, and New Horizons -- which flew by Pluto last year. For the first time in 30 years, researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory recently produced 50 grams of new plutonium-238, which could be used in future space missions.... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
ORNL Optimizes Formula For Cadmium-Tellurium Solar Cellsmove closer to theoretical levels of efficiency because of some sleuthing by re
ORNL Optimizes Formula For Cadmium-Tellurium Solar Cells
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 26 days ago
move closer to theoretical levels of efficiency because of some sleuthing by researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory. A team led by Jonathan Poplawsky of the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences used advanced... Read more
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PhysOrg
Team optimizes formula for cadmium-tellurium solar cellsmove closer to theoretical levels of efficiency because of some sleuthing by re
Team optimizes formula for cadmium-tellurium solar cells
PhysOrg / Posted 27 days ago
move closer to theoretical levels of efficiency because of some sleuthing by researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. A team led by Jonathan Poplawsky of the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences used advanced... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers develop new hybrid method to study HIV protein involved in disease progressionthe Center for Neutron Research at the National Institute of Standards and Tech
Researchers develop new hybrid method to study HIV protein involved in disease progression
News-Medical-Net / Posted 27 days ago
the Center for Neutron Research at the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the Spallation Neutron Source at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. New method could answer many questions about HIV, other diseases With the hybrid method and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers develop method to study critical HIV proteinthe Center for Neutron Research at the National Institute of Standards and Tech
Researchers develop method to study critical HIV protein
PhysOrg / Posted 27 days ago
the Center for Neutron Research at the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the Spallation Neutron Source at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. New method could answer many questions about HIV, other diseases With the hybrid method and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
UT, Great Smoky Mountains National Park Release New Biodiversity Web Applicationthe park. The model uses supercomputers managed by the Joint Institute for Comp
UT, Great Smoky Mountains National Park Release New Biodiversity Web Application
The Chattanoogan / Posted 27 days ago
the park. The model uses supercomputers managed by the Joint Institute for Computational Sciences, acollaboration of UT and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, to analyze the location of observations as well as the characteristics of the environment such... Read more
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Business Wire
Cisco and NI Collaborate to Introduce Early Access Technology Platform for Time Sensitive Networkingin next-generation computer numeric control machining, EUV Tech for novel semic
Cisco and NI Collaborate to Introduce Early Access Technology Platform for Time Sensitive Networking
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
in next-generation computer numeric control machining, EUV Tech for novel semiconductor processing machines and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) for future electrical grid research. NI’s participation in standards bodies such as the... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Scientists using technology in Pokemon Go to save livesdriving a lot of the research we do here at ORNL,” said Jesse Piburn, a researc
Scientists using technology in Pokemon Go to save lives
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 29 days ago
driving a lot of the research we do here at ORNL,” said Jesse Piburn, a research scientist in geographic data sciences at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. “Pokémon Go uses this same idea to place Pokémon in the correct Pokémon habitats," said... Read more
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Business Wire
Siemens Joins JUMP Community to Crowdsource Innovation in Building Technologiestechnology submission. The winning idea submitter may also be invited to discus
Siemens Joins JUMP Community to Crowdsource Innovation in Building Technologies
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
technology submission. The winning idea submitter may also be invited to discuss future collaboration with Siemens and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) technical experts about the potential to bring the idea to market. ORNL may provide up... Read more
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PhysOrg
New technique shows protein changes in intact microbial communitiesa study of PTM-based regulation, a collaborative team of researchers at the Uni
New technique shows protein changes in intact microbial communities
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
a study of PTM-based regulation, a collaborative team of researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory developed a new technique that allows PTM analysis in proteins collected from an intact... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
New Nontoxic Process Promises Larger Ultrathin Sheets Of 2D NanomaterialsA team of scientists led by the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Labor
New Nontoxic Process Promises Larger Ultrathin Sheets Of 2D Nanomaterials
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 29 days ago
A team of scientists led by the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has developed a novel way to produce two-dimensional nanosheets by separating bulk materials with nontoxic liquid nitrogen. The environmentally friendly process... Read more
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PhysOrg
Demonstrating strong electric fields in liquid helium for tests of matter-antimatter symmetryan experiment to search for a neutron EDM. The experiment will take place at th
Demonstrating strong electric fields in liquid helium for tests of matter-antimatter symmetry
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
an experiment to search for a neutron EDM. The experiment will take place at the Spallation Neutron Source (SNS) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The experiment will employ the team's novel technique using liquid helium. One expected... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study analyzes electric grid vulnerabilities in extreme weather areasdecision makers about future substation needs. Credit: ORNL Climate and energy
Study analyzes electric grid vulnerabilities in extreme weather areas
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
decision makers about future substation needs. Credit: ORNL Climate and energy scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed a new method to pinpoint which electrical service areas will be most vulnerable... Read more

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