Stories with the tag: Computational Science
A material called mayenite can be turned from an insulator to a transparent conductor and back with a tiny change in its chemical composition. It turns out components called electron anions help to transform crystalline mayenite into semiconducting glass.
Release Date: 8/29/2016
Synthetic membranes that mimic a cell membrane's most useful qualities might soon be made with new lipid-like peptoids.
Release Date: 7/19/2016
Researchers are investigating a new material that might help in nuclear fuel recycling and waste reduction by capturing certain gases released during reprocessing more efficiently than today’s technology.
Release Date: 6/13/2016
Understanding how methane is made will help researchers produce methane as a fuel source.
Release Date: 5/20/2016
Researchers can use computer modeling to design better materials to capture carbon dioxide.
Release Date: 5/17/2016
PNNL has licensed a tool that analyzes the combination of cyber and physical threats which can uncover vulnerabilities that may not be apparent by looking at them separately.
Release Date: 4/13/2016
PNNL will help three small businesses reduce the cost of hydropower, cut building energy use, and make adhesives from plants through new projects announced today by DOE’s Small Business Vouchers program.
Release Date: 3/10/2016
Software that can reason like an analyst and a new way of disinfecting rooms won awards from the Federal Laboratory Consortium.
Release Date: 1/28/2016
PNNL is helping to create open-access power grid datasets for use in testing new grid technologies.
Release Date: 1/25/2016
Nuisance alarm rates in radiation detectors at seaports and ports of entry are down significantly due to PNNL data analysis efforts that are saving time and money at the ports.
Release Date: 1/4/2016