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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Director Bill Goldstein (right) shakes hands with San Francisco 49ers chairman John York
// S&T Highlights
Officials from the National Football League visited Lawrence Livermore to hear how national laboratories are advancing scientific understanding of traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Schematic illustration depicts the transition of ice growth by dynamic compression
// S&T Highlights
Research provides a new insight of crystal growth under dynamic compression.
Ben Santer
// Recognition
Sigma Xi has awarded Ben Santer the William Procter Prize for Scientific Achievement.
Mosquito carrying metal foam cylinder on its back while standing on cotton
// S&T Highlights
Livermore researchers have created ultra-low-density metal foams of gold, silver, and copper.
Carlos Castro holds award
// Recognition
LLNL senior engineering associate Carlos Castro is the co-winner of the 2019 Larry Foreman Award for innovation and excellence in ICF target fabrication.
Office with painting on wall
// S&T Highlights
A new flat panel device disguised as a work of digital or printed art could help improve indoor air quality.
A schematic of the National Ignition Facility's (NIF) target chamber (left), data (right)
// S&T Highlights
Advanced Radiographic Capability (ARC) short-pulse laser have produced protons with energies about 10 times higher than previous experience would have predicted.
Cartoon of microbes racing along a dirt path
// S&T Highlights
Researchers study relationships between microbial genes and performance in the field.
Scientist standing by poster
// Recognition
Lawrence Livermore Microbial Detection Array and the Applied Biosystems’™ Axiom™ Microbiome Array won a Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) award for excellence in technology transfer.
Laser shocks diamond surface
// S&T Highlights
Livermore scientists used giant lasers to flash-freeze water into its exotic superionic phase and record X-ray diffraction patterns to identify its atomic structure for the very first time