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OCTOBER 17, 2019
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### Sharing the Load Speeds Machine Learning

In today’s digital age, the rabbit hole of connected information can be not only a time sink, but downright overwhelming. Even for high-performance computers.
OCTOBER 14, 2019
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### Scientists Pinpoint Cause of Harmful Dendrites and Whiskers in Lithium Batteries

Scientists have uncovered a root cause of the growth of needle-like structures—known as dendrites and whiskers—that plague lithium batteries, sometimes causing a short circuit, failure, or even a fire.
OCTOBER 4, 2019
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### Scientists Widen the Temperature Range for Electric Car Batteries

PNNL researchers have created a chemical cocktail that could help electric cars power their way through extreme temperatures where current lithium-ion batteries don’t operate as efficiently as needed.
JULY 23, 2019
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### Molecular Mayhem at Root of Battery Breakdown

PNNL researchers demonstrate how the excitation of oxygen atoms that contributes to better performance of a lithium-ion battery also triggers a process that leads to damage, explaining a phenomenon that has been a mystery to scientists.
JUNE 20, 2019
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### High-Tech Damage Assessment Speeds Disaster Recovery

PNNL has developed a unique suite of tools that utilize satellite imagery to generate timely damage assessments with revealing detail.
JUNE 1, 2019
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### A New Look at One of the Most Abundant Particles in the Universe

Researchers at PNNL are applying deep learning techniques to learn more about neutrinos, part of a worldwide network of researchers trying to understand one of the universe’s most elusive particles.
MAY 6, 2019
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### Designer Defects in Diamonds

Researchers have come up with a new method for creating synthetic “colored” nanodiamonds, a step on the path to realization of quantum computing, which promises to solve problems far beyond the abilities of current supercomputers.
FEBRUARY 20, 2019
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### Four PNNL Technologies Honored by the Federal Laboratory Consortium

PNNL moves laboratory technologies to the commercial sector and is honored by the FLC for excellence in technology transfer.
SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
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### PNNL's Capabilities in Quantum Information Sciences Get Boost from DOE Grant and New Microsoft Partnership

PNNL's quantum information sciences capabilities get boost from DOE grant and new Microsoft partnership.
SEPTEMBER 19, 2018
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AUGUST 22, 2018
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### National Security Chief Science and Technology Officer Joins Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Chris Deeney is the National Security Directorate's new chief science and technology officer.
AUGUST 2, 2018
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### Smart Ideas Wanted for Grid Modernization

Plug and Play DER Challenge seeks to enable distributed energy technologies to integrate, connect and operate in harmony on the power grid.
JUNE 27, 2018
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JUNE 26, 2018
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MARCH 28, 2018
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MARCH 27, 2018
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### Research Hints at Double the Driving Range for Electric Vehicles

When it comes to the special sauce of batteries, PNNL researchers say it's all about the salt concentration.
DECEMBER 5, 2017
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### Sprenkle Discusses PNNL Energy Storage Research with U.S. Senate

NOVEMBER 13, 2017
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### National Grid and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory to Collaborate on Transmission Grid Modernization and Energy Storage Research

Grid modernization, improved energy storage goals of agreement between PNNL and East Coast energy company.
AUGUST 29, 2017
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### PNNL's Sotiris Xantheas Heads to Greece to Share Research Expertise with Scientists and Students

Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program selects Sotiris Xantheas as one of 30 fellows to conduct projects with Greek universities
JULY 19, 2017
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