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Acting NNSA Administrator Charles Verdon
// Recognition
Outgoing Director Goldstein has received honors from the Department of Energy and the National Nuclear Security Administration recognizing his accomplishments as a scientist, leader in national security, and director of LLNL.
Four researchers head shots, with four x-ray images
// S&T Highlights
New work by computer scientists at Livermore and IBM Research on deep learning models to accurately diagnose diseases from x-ray images won the Best Paper award for Computer-Aided Diagnosis at the SPIE Medical Imaging Conference.
Experimental set-up with laser, microstructure, and data plot
// S&T Highlights
Livermore scientists have achieved a near 100 percent increase in the amount of antimatter created in the laboratory.
 "Permitting Carbon Capture & Storage Projects in California" report cover
// S&T Highlights
According to a Livermore report, California will need to both intensify efforts in emission reduction measures and technologies that are already underway and deploy technologies that dramatically reduce existing emissions.
Space Science Institute logo over image of four people at work
// S&T Highlights
The Laboratory has launched the new Space Science Institute, intended to boost cross-discipline collaboration and discovery.
a HYDRA simulation of an inertial confinement fusion implosion
// S&T Highlights
Researchers gain new insights into why small eviations from perfect spherical symmetry can lead to significant distortions of the implosion and ultimately degrade inertial confinement (ICF) fusion performance.
Craig Tarver
// Recognition
Craig Tarver has been honored with the American Physical Society’s 2021 George E. Duvall Shock Compression Science Award.
Molecular dynamics simulation of nucleation in undercooled copper
// S&T Highlights
Livermore researchers report on a new mechanism of solidification in copper that alters the fundamental understanding of nucleation at high pressure.
Physicist Mathias Frank conducting experiment with a test chamber.
// S&T Highlights
Livermore scientists are leveraging their extensive experience studying the movement of airborne hazards to better understand the movement of virus-like particles through the air.
"Getting to Neutral" report cover
// S&T Highlights
One year after publishing the groundbreaking "Getting to Neutral: Options for Negative Carbon Emissions in California," Lawrence Livermore has become a trusted adviser in the discussion of how to remove carbon dioxide from the air.