Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Current Issue January/February 2017


Supercomputers Bolster
Manufacturing Efficiency

Preview | Featured article | Inside this issue

Novel Scintillator Improves X-Ray Imaging

2016 R&D 100 Awards
Improving X-Ray Imaging

An innovative transparent ceramic scintillator improves contrast for three-dimensional imaging of manufactured parts.
Read more…

Carbon-Capture Solutions

2016 R&D 100 Awards
Carbon-Capture Solutions

A powerful suite of computational tools accelerates the development of more effective carbon-capture technologies. Read more…


World's Thinnest Plastic Wrap

2016 R&D 100 Awards
World's Thinnest Plastic Wrap

A membrane manufacturing process produces freestanding polymer films less than 10 nanometers thick. Read more…

Revealing Nuclear Materials

2016 R&D 100 Awards
Revealing Nuclear Materials

Solution-grown stilbene crystals detect signatures of high-energy neutrons emitted from uranium and plutonium. Read more…


Nuclear Forensics Clues

Nuclear Forensics Clues

A new laboratory at Livermore uses resonance ionization mass spectrometry to identify nuclear materials. Read more…

 

Commentary by
Bruce E. Warner

Principal Associate Director for Global Security

Breakthroughs Advance U.S. Competitiveness


The Laboratory in the News

Awards

Patents


Science & Technology Review is published eight times a year to communicate, to a broad audience, the Laboratory’s scientific and technological accomplishments in support of national security and other enduring national needs. The publication’s goal is to help readers understand these accomplishments and appreciate their value to the individual citizen, the nation, and the world.  |  Subscribe to S&TR