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The News & Observer
Facing primary challenge, Patrick McHenry touts cachet as House leaderLakeland, Fla. 2002-2015, director of National Nuclear Security Administration’
Facing primary challenge, Patrick McHenry touts cachet as House leader
The News & Observer / Posted 22 hours ago
Lakeland, Fla. 2002-2015, director of National Nuclear Security Administration’s Radiation Emergency Assistance Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tenn. Political resume: Made unsuccessful runs for House seats in Wisconsin in 1982, 1984 and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Should US remain a part of international fusion project?the subcommittee, reportedly met with Moniz on Wednesday to discuss the situati
Should US remain a part of international fusion project?
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the subcommittee, reportedly met with Moniz on Wednesday to discuss the situation. The U.S. work on the ITER is based at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. In the newly released report, Moniz cited recent improvements on several fronts on the ITER,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Familiar Oak Ridge scenario: City wants no tax hike, schools seek more fundingRoane County portion of the city — which mainly is derived from purchases made
Familiar Oak Ridge scenario: City wants no tax hike, schools seek more funding
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Roane County portion of the city — which mainly is derived from purchases made by UT-Battelle, the contractor that operates Oak Ridge National Laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy. With the DOE seeking to build a new landfill for low-level... Read more
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PhysOrg
How to make a battery in 7 easy stepsprivate companies that keep their proprietary tests under wraps, but a few DOE
How to make a battery in 7 easy steps
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
private companies that keep their proprietary tests under wraps, but a few DOE labs—Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Argonne National Laboratory—operate more open facilities so the results can often be made... Read more
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The Financial Express
House votes to bar US government from purchases of heavy water from IranIsotope Program to purchase the heavy water from a subsidiary of the Atomic Ene
House votes to bar US government from purchases of heavy water from Iran
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
Isotope Program to purchase the heavy water from a subsidiary of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran. The heavy water will be stored at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee and then resold on the commercial market for research purpo... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
House votes to bar purchases of heavy water from Iranpurchase the heavy water from a subsidiary of the Atomic Energy Organization of
House votes to bar purchases of heavy water from Iran
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
purchase the heavy water from a subsidiary of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran. The heavy water will be stored at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee and then resold on the commercial market for research purposes. Copyright 2016... Read more
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asianage
New state of water molecule discoveredit reaches the new state just by tunneling through the hypothetical energy barr
New state of water molecule discovered
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
it reaches the new state just by tunneling through the hypothetical energy barrier. A new state of water scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in the United States, in collaboration with a couple of other research groups, have reported on... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Understanding structure of HIV-1 protease vital to development of next-generation HIV drugsin the catalytic site, captured for the first time by neutron crystallography.
Understanding structure of HIV-1 protease vital to development of next-generation HIV drugs
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
in the catalytic site, captured for the first time by neutron crystallography. (Credit: Jill Hemman and Andrey Kovalevsky, Oak Ridge National Laboratory) HIV treatment includes medications to prevent and treat the many opportunistic infections... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Rep. Fleischmann sees Chattanooga as future site of U.S. Department of Energy facilityFleischmann said he's looking at attracting a permanent U.S. Department of Ener
Rep. Fleischmann sees Chattanooga as future site of U.S. Department of Energy facility
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Fleischmann said he's looking at attracting a permanent U.S. Department of Energy presence in Chattanooga beyond a new Oak Ridge National Laboratory office in the city that was unveiled Monday. "I hope someday we'll have an individual standing... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Oak Ridge National Laboratory office marks 'legacy day' for Chattanooga, Fleischmann saysU.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann today called the opening of an Oak Ridge National L
Oak Ridge National Laboratory office marks 'legacy day' for Chattanooga, Fleischmann says
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann today called the opening of an Oak Ridge National Laboratory office in Chattanooga "a legacy day" for the city. "In five, 10 years we'll look back and say what happened when ORNL opened an office," said the Tennessee... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
One of America's biggest research labs to open in ChattanoogaDistrict and connect local businesses and universities with Tennessee's largest
One of America's biggest research labs to open in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
District and connect local businesses and universities with Tennessee's largest research and construction projects. The Oak Ridge National Laboratory is readying an office at EPB, where researchers from the lab have been studying the city-owned... Read more
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PhysOrg
Neutrons probe structure of enzyme critical to development of next-generation HIV drugsin the catalytic site, captured for the first time by neutron crystallography.
Neutrons probe structure of enzyme critical to development of next-generation HIV drugs
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
in the catalytic site, captured for the first time by neutron crystallography. Credit: Jill Hemman and Andrey Kovalevsky, Oak Ridge National Laboratory A team led by the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory used neutron analysis to... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Cherokee Farm expands with first private tenantPresident James Tomiczek says the new location will offer opportunities to part
Cherokee Farm expands with first private tenant
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 8 days ago
President James Tomiczek says the new location will offer opportunities to partner with the University of Tennessee and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. "We're particularly happy to be the first tenant of what will be a premier national research... Read more
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PhysOrg
Team demonstrates large-scale technique to produce quantum dotspanels and biomedical applications has gained momentum with a demonstration by
Team demonstrates large-scale technique to produce quantum dots
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
panels and biomedical applications has gained momentum with a demonstration by researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. While zinc sulfide nanoparticles - a type of quantum dot that is a semiconductor - have many... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Munger: Senator has clear view of SummitArtist's representation of the computer cabinets of Oak Ridge National Laborato
Munger: Senator has clear view of Summit
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Artist's representation of the computer cabinets of Oak Ridge National Laboratory's next-generation supercomputer, œSummit,  which will be delivered by IBM in 2017. (ORNL image) U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., in a recent news release... Read more
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PhysOrg
Laser treatment, bonding potential road to success for carbon fibera laser's power and precision. The process, developed by a team led by Adrian
Laser treatment, bonding potential road to success for carbon fiber
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
a laser's power and precision. The process, developed by a team led by Adrian Sabau of the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, would replace the practice of preparing the surface of the materials by hand using abrasive... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Piedmont Propulsion Systems And Oak Ridge National Laboratory Share Anti-Icing Surface Treatment ResearchWinston-Salem, NC, May 16, 2016 – Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Pied
Piedmont Propulsion Systems And Oak Ridge National Laboratory Share Anti-Icing Surface Treatment Research
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
Winston-Salem, NC, May 16, 2016 – Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC (PPS) recently concluded their successful anti-icing research under a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) and the two... Read more
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The News & Observer
$500 tuition? Big shift sought for higher edout that the 149-year-old FSU is the first historically black university to be
$500 tuition? Big shift sought for higher ed
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
out that the 149-year-old FSU is the first historically black university to be chosen for a mentoring program with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and its nursing program has a 100 percent pass rate on licensure exams. A heavily discounted... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
TVA files permit application to build small nuclear reactors in Oak Ridgetwo or more small modular reactors on the 1,200-acre sites of the abandoned Cli
TVA files permit application to build small nuclear reactors in Oak Ridge
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
two or more small modular reactors on the 1,200-acre sites of the abandoned Clinch River Breeder Reactor site near the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Anderson County, Tenn. In a statement today, TVA said small modular reactors "offer clean... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Alexander: Energy And Water Appropriations Bill First To Pass SenateThe Office of Science’s Advanced Scientific Computing Research Program, which s
Alexander: Energy And Water Appropriations Bill First To Pass Senate
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
The Office of Science’s Advanced Scientific Computing Research Program, which supports the new Summit supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, is funded at $656.2 million. “Once again, the world’s fastest supercomputer will be at Oak... Read more
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USA Today
Residents in home of atomic bomb applaud Obama's Hiroshima tripand they believe the only way to make sure of that commitment is to get rid of
Residents in home of atomic bomb applaud Obama's Hiroshima trip
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
and they believe the only way to make sure of that commitment is to get rid of the bombs." Pat Postma, widow of former Oak Ridge National Laboratory director Herman Postma, is active in efforts to find a new home for the International... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TVC Summit To Focus On Entrepreneurism In The Five-State RegionJohn Howanitz, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Director Todd May, Oak Ridge A
TVC Summit To Focus On Entrepreneurism In The Five-State Region
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 days ago
John Howanitz, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Director Todd May, Oak Ridge Associated Universities President Andy Page, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Director of Industrial Partnerships and Economic Development Tom Rogers, UCOR President Ken... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
The next frontier: Chattanooga companies learn about doing business with NASAMcConnaughey said. U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., said he has worked to
The next frontier: Chattanooga companies learn about doing business with NASA
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
McConnaughey said. U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., said he has worked to bridge the gap between Chattanooga and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge, Tenn., and he'd like to do something similar with NASA. "NASA's on the move... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Secret City residents applaud Obama’s trip to Hiroshimaand they believe the only way to make sure of that commitment is to get rid of
Secret City residents applaud Obama’s trip to Hiroshima
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
and they believe the only way to make sure of that commitment is to get rid of the bombs." Pat Postma, widow of former Oak Ridge National Laboratory Director Herman Postma, is active in efforts to find a new home for the International... Read more
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PhysOrg
Neutron crystallography reveals structures of HIV-1 protease/drug complexesprotease in cartoon representation with bound clinical drug darunavir. Credit J
Neutron crystallography reveals structures of HIV-1 protease/drug complexes
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
protease in cartoon representation with bound clinical drug darunavir. Credit Jill Hemman and Andrey Kovalevsky. Credit: Oak Ridge National Laboratory HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, has become one of the world's most serious health and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Neutrons tap into magnetism in topological insulators at high temperaturesholds promise for smaller, more efficient devices and other advanced technology
Neutrons tap into magnetism in topological insulators at high temperatures
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
holds promise for smaller, more efficient devices and other advanced technology. Researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and their collaborators used neutron scattering to... Read more
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FOX Business
Will Driverless Cars Reduce Emissions?is not all that surprising). And yet, another study published by the Universit
Will Driverless Cars Reduce Emissions?
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
is not all that surprising). And yet, another study published by the University of Leeds, University of Washington and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, in the journal Transportation Research Part A,said automated cars could also cause us to use... Read more
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FOX Business
Will Driverless Cars Reduce Emissions?is not all that surprising). And yet, another study published by the Universit
Will Driverless Cars Reduce Emissions?
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
is not all that surprising). And yet, another study published by the University of Leeds, University of Washington and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, in the journal Transportation Research Part A,said automated cars could also cause us to use... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
DOE pulls plan for mercury testing center in parkto this park to have that kind of facility in it," he said. The testing center
DOE pulls plan for mercury testing center in park
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
to this park to have that kind of facility in it," he said. The testing center "would provide a location where ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory) scientists can evaluate a variety of approaches to reducing the concentration of mercury in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Speedy ion conduction in solid electrolytes clears road for advanced energy devicesion conduction in a solid electrolyte. Tiny features maximize ion transport pat
Speedy ion conduction in solid electrolytes clears road for advanced energy devices
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
ion conduction in a solid electrolyte. Tiny features maximize ion transport pathways, represented by red and green. Credit: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Dept. of Energy In a rechargeable battery, the electrolyte transports lithium ions from... Read more
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ServerWatch
U.S. Risks Losing Edge in HPC, Supercomputing, Report Saysa peak theoretical performance speed of 54.9 Petaflops (quadrillion floating po
U.S. Risks Losing Edge in HPC, Supercomputing, Report Says
ServerWatch / Posted 23 days ago
a peak theoretical performance speed of 54.9 Petaflops (quadrillion floating point operations per second)—twice the speed of Titan, the second fastest system located at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennes... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Oak Ridge High senior wins national chemistry competitionbe incorporated into plastics that would help the plastics break down more quic
Oak Ridge High senior wins national chemistry competition
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
be incorporated into plastics that would help the plastics break down more quickly. He was mentored by Dr. Todd Toops from Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Colburn also won a $1,500 scholarship for his second place win in the Tennessee regional... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
ORNL’s new supercomputer going green in a big wayWednesday, April 20, 2016. (MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL) OAK RIDGE — When th
ORNL’s new supercomputer going green in a big way
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL) OAK RIDGE — When the "Summit" supercomputer comes online at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in the next couple of years, there's a chance it'll be world's fastest computer with a peak... Read more
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The Hill
Iran and heavy water: Five things to knowof Energy said it intends to “resell the purchased heavy water to domestic comm
Iran and heavy water: Five things to know
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
of Energy said it intends to “resell the purchased heavy water to domestic commercial and research buyers,” including the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. “This heavy water purchase will help meet market demand in the United States,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
A printed smilethe development of advanced 3D-printing materials and processes. Large 3D prin
A printed smile
Namibia Economist / Posted 28 days ago
the development of advanced 3D-printing materials and processes. Large 3D printers are also emerging to make big things. Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee is working with a company called Local Motors to print cars, or at least much of... Read more
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PhysOrg
A new state of matter: Quantum spin liquids explainedearly 1970s. In a paper published in the journal Nature Materials, a research t
A new state of matter: Quantum spin liquids explained
PhysOrg / Posted 30 days ago
early 1970s. In a paper published in the journal Nature Materials, a research team led by Professor Stephen Nagler at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in the US has demonstrated the quantum spin liquid nature of the magnetic material ruthenium... Read more
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Daily Press
3-D printed cars a highlight for Jefferson Lab open houseThursday. "It's amazing. Simply amazing. I had no idea." The printer they came
3-D printed cars a highlight for Jefferson Lab open house
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
Thursday. "It's amazing. Simply amazing. I had no idea." The printer they came out of was a room-size 3-D printer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory outside of Knoxville. A 3-D printer works by extruding layer upon layer of liquid polymer until... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
ORNL’s supercomputers a big target for hackers2011 episode of the CBS sitcom "Big Bang Theory" where theoretical physicist Sh
ORNL’s supercomputers a big target for hackers
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
2011 episode of the CBS sitcom "Big Bang Theory" where theoretical physicist Sheldon Cooper hacks into a supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory for — of all reasons — help in figuring out a card trick. Sheldon's roommate, Leonard... Read more
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Arkansas Business
In Congress, Tom Cotton at Center of Dispute Over Water Buys From Iranthe heavy water for $8.6 million, was signed in Vienna on Friday, officials sai
In Congress, Tom Cotton at Center of Dispute Over Water Buys From Iran
Arkansas Business / Posted 30 days ago
the heavy water for $8.6 million, was signed in Vienna on Friday, officials said. The heavy water will be stored at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee and then resold on the commercial market for research purposes. Heavy water,... Read more
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