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Artist’s depiction of a liposomal drug carrier studded with carbon nanotube porins that is docking to a cancer cell surface
// S&T Highlights
A research team has used carbon nanotubes to enable direct drug delivery from liposomes through the plasma membrane into the cell interior.
Jeff Hittinger
// Recognition
The Krell Institute, a nonprofit organization serving the scientific and educational communities, has awarded Livermore computational scientist Jeff Hittinger with its 2021 James Corones Award in Leadership, Community Building and Communication.
Dr. Christopher Cross in front of poster of award
// Recognition
Chris Cross, deputy associate program leader for Weapons and Complex Integration’s Strategic Partnership Programs, has received the Meritorious Civilian Service Award from the Department of the Army.
Schematic of the “BeEST” experiment
// S&T Highlights
A research team has demonstrated the power of using nuclear decay in high-rate quantum sensors in the search for sterile neutrinos.
Three scientists
// Recognition
Three Livermore postdoctoral appointees have been selected to attend the 70th annual Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting in Germany.
Scientist in front of tabletop bench equipment
// S&T Highlights
Livermore scientists have developed a high-precision interferometer system to measure the pressure dependence of the refractive index in diamond anvil cells.
The L3 high-average-power petawatt laser system
// S&T Highlights
The L3-HAPLS, the world’s highest-average-power petawatt laser system designed and built by Livermore, reached a major milestone during a recent demonstration at ELI Beamlines Research Center.
Bronis R. De Supinski
// Recognition
Bronis R. de Supinski, chief technology officer for Livermore Computing, is one of the top influencers in the high performance computing industry for 2021, according to HPCwire.
Rob Falgout
// Recognition
The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics has selected computational mathematician Rob Falgout as an esteemed member of its 2021 Class of SIAM Fellows.
Four simulations of neutron energy impact on asteroid
// S&T Highlights
The neutron energy output from a nuclear device detonation can affect the deflection of an asteroid.