Sandia National Laboratories: Exceptional Service in the National Interest

World’s fastest burst-mode X-ray camera hits the road
Sandia partners with startup to move highly sought tech from the lab to market
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Hackers could try to take over a military aircraft; can a cyber shuffle stop them?
Sandia, Purdue team up to test cyberdefense against an algorithm trained to break it
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New superalloy could cut carbon emissions from power plants
Researchers repurpose 3D printing to discover high-performance material
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Restoring power to the grid
Researchers create model to improve ‘black starts’
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Sandia, Intel seek novel memory tech to support stockpile mission
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