Recognition

Science on Saturday is a series of science lectures for middle and high school students. Each topic highlights cutting-edge science occurring at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). The talks are presented by LLNL scientists in collaboration with local area high school science teachers. These presentations are offered in several locations. Admission is free of charge. Seating is on a first-come first-served basis. Location: Bankhead Theater (2400 First St, Livermore, CA 94550) Two Presentations: 9:30 AM & 11:15 AM; Download Flyer
Four scientist portraits
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Four Livermore researchers have been named Distinguished Members of Technical Staff.
John Nasstrom at computer
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LLNL's John Nasstrom received the NNSA Administrator’s Distinguished Service Gold Award.
Dawn Shaughnessy in the lab.
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Lawrence Livermore chemist Dawn Shaughnessy, whose team helped discover six new elements on the periodic table, has been elected a fellow of the American Chemical Society.
Bruce Cohen
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Retired physicist Bruce Cohen has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society’s Charles K. Birdsall Award .
Lawrence Livermore magnetic fusion physicist Max Fenstermacher
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Lawrence Livermore magnetic fusion physicist Max Fenstermacher has been awarded the 2018 John Dawson Award for Excellence in Plasma Physics Research from the American Physical Society.
Livermore scientist Tammy Ma
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Tammy Ma, a plasma physicist at Lawrence Livermore, has been named a recipient of the prestigious Department of Energy Office of Science Early Career Research Program.
Fady Najjar
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Fady Najjar was named a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
Two researchers in front of logo
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Two researchers affiliated with Lawrence Livermore, a current employee and a retiree, have been named fellows of the international Combustion Institute (link is external) (CI).
Physicist Charles Orth
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Charles Orth, a physicist with Livermore for more than 40 years, was presented with the 2017 Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award.
Livermore computer scientist Marisol Gamboa
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Marisol Gamboa, computer scientist and associate division leader for the Global Security Computing Applications Division at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, was selected to serve as a role model to young women.