Stories with the tag: Chemistry
PNNL scientists will present research on carbon sequestration at shale gas sites, water needs for energy production and climate-induced changes in microbes at the 2013 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, Dec. 9-13.
Release Date: 12/6/2013
Scientists have captured redox reactions inside living cells of Synechococcus, a tiny organism that’s big in the world of biofuels research.
Release Date: 11/25/2013
PNNL’s Carlos Fraga has been named a 2013 HENAAC Luminary by the Great Minds in STEM™ organization for his significant contributions to the Hispanic technical community and for demonstrating noteworthy milestones in carrying the torch for promoting career
Release Date: 9/25/2013
PNNL Laboratory Fellow Morris Bullock has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry for his significant contributions to the chemical sciences
Release Date: 9/23/2013
PNNL is leading a $2.7-million project to develop a novel process to extract the lightweight metal magnesium from seawater. The process could ultimately make fuel-efficient transportation more affordable and expand the American magnesium market.
Release Date: 9/19/2013
One molecule can crystallize into two different colors due to a slight variation in one weak chemical bond. Called agostomers, this is the first time scientists have crystallized two variations and were surprised to see the different hues.
Release Date: 8/2/2013
PNNL scientists Sam Bryan and Dave Koppenaal selected as Fellows in the American Chemical Society for outstanding achievements and contributions to science and the profession of chemistry.
Release Date: 7/31/2013
PNNL Laboratory Fellow Morris Bullock was honored with the Royal Chemistry Society’s biennial Homogeneous Catalysis Award for his pioneering use of inexpensive metals for homogeneous catalysis.
Release Date: 6/11/2013
PNNL has been awarded $2.8 million to adapt its energy-efficient adsorption chilling system for field military bases. The system could use up to half as much diesel as today’s technology, which could also save soldiers’ lives by reducing attacks on troops who transport fuel in the battlefield.
Release Date: 1/24/2013
The American Association for the Advancement of Science is inducting four PNNL researchers as fellows. Over the years, 56 PNNL researchers have earned this distinction.
Release Date: 11/29/2012