Sandia National Laboratories: Exceptional Service in the National Interest

Powering the moon: Sandia researchers design microgrid for future lunar base
Reliable, resilient microgrid to sustain astronauts, mining and fuel processing
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Safer, more powerful batteries for electric cars, power grid
Solid-state batteries with little liquid electrolyte are safer than lithium-ion batteries
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Atomic-scale manufacturing might not just be for qubits anymore
LDRD Grand Challenge project could transform electronics, solve energy challenges
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B61-12 production begins
5,000 Sandia employees worked to qualify bomb
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Powerful Sandia machine-learning model shows diamond melting at high pressure
Hardware and software improvements shorten ‘run time’ from year to a day
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