Sandia LabNews

May 19, 2022

FPU milestones celebration; Together We Rise; AAPI Heritage Month celebration; AIAA gavel pass to Laura McGill; Jim Handrock receives awards; Ray Tuminaro named SIAM fellow; Mike Kline's path to deployed security; Careerapalooza events; 40 Under 40 honors Zach Mikelson; Interactive weapons exhibit in California; Ethics office update

May 5, 2022

Microgrids on the moon; Seashell-inspired material coating; Repairing laptops with damaged batteries; NNSA complex ribbon-cutting; Hruby Fellow three years later; Rising Stars in Computational Science workshop; Museum Artifact Center groundbreaking; Energy equity; Physical chemistry award; Interagency nuclear training facility; National Volunteer Month

April 8, 2022

Protecting grid from EMPs; Geologic repository assessment tools; Technology Readiness Gross Receipts Tax Credit Initiative; Quantum New Mexico; Plasma Research Facility; One year after ND reorganization; NM and CA science bowls; Federal Laboratory Consortium Rookie of the Year Award; Public Education Secretary Steinhaus presentation; Kelley Ruehl profile; SWAN volunteers during Women's History Month

January 14, 2022

Quantum computer performance benchmarking; FY21 economic impact; Safer, faster air travel; Society of Women Engineers awards; HIRE Vets award; Exascale Catalytic Chemistry project; NNSA Sandia Field Office manager Daryl Hauck; HENAAC Great Minds in STEM awards; Holiday giving at Sandia/California

December 10, 2021

Neutralizing nanobodies; More efficient batteries; AWE Mutual Defense Agreement; R&D 100 award winners; Transgender Day of Remembrance; Bay Area SLAM competition; How to maximize healthcare benefits; Virtual Electric Car Challenge; Mural at Science & Technology Park; Atomic physicist wins SASE award; Take a Frozen Turkey to Work Day; Fall Leadership Forum

November 5, 2021

How heat affects salt-bed repositories; Three rocket launches in one day; Arctic facility moves out of Alaska; CRADA to demonstrate microgrid capabilities; Inclement weather notifications; First year of the Mentor-Protégé Program; Rise of workplace incivility; NNSA's Frank Rose visits Sandia

October 8, 2021

HOT Shot rocket program upgrade; Renewable energy archive; Brain-inspired computer runs on probability; EOC groundbreaking; Sandia Gives in California; 2021 Diversity Team Award; Open Enrollment season; LAMP facility groundbreaking; DA Torrez crime update; Kouri wins DOE Early Career Research Program grant; Physics Girl interviews Sandia researchers

September 24, 2021

Kauai missile launch; 10-year target objective; Membrane makes freshwater; Scripps students inspired by hydrogen fuel cell research; Service animal organizations funded by United Way; Solar cell technology reaches space; Z machine turns 25; Two Sandians are 40 under Forty; Apple picking for Roadrunner Food Bank

September 10, 2021

Labs' response to terrorism post-9/11; Eight staff members assist in Pentagon rescue; Homeland Security mission portfolio; Redesigned radiation monitors at U.S. ports; Brian Carter, new executive sponsor of Military Support Committee; Remembering 9/11 at the Labs; Sandia well-positioned before 9/11; Q&A with mental health counselor about resilience; Introduction to the Ethics Office; Nuclear museum moves off Air Force base

August 27, 2021

Sandia expands Melcor; Computational demonstrations of high-speed alloy creation; Andy McIlroy reflects on year of pandemic; COVID-19 diagnostic testing enables safe on-site work; RetSynth software; Solar farms and severe weather; Videoconferencing growth; EHS portfolio; Virtual volunteers during pandemic; Swainson's hawks build nest at Sandia/California

July 30, 2021

Better sodium batteries; New method for improved email security; Jill Hruby named NNSA Administrator; Cybersecurity Meetings of the Minds; Career stories at Gallup schools; 2021 Employee Recognition Awards; Sandia Core Values; American Indian and Alaska Native student internships; Historians speaker series; Virtual quantum science program

The Sandia Superfuge/Centrifuge Complex aims to provide the most realistic flight simulation environments possible.

July 16, 2021

Sandian Snapshot: Meet Michael Oberti; Sandia, Kansas City nuclear deterrence leadership visit California campus; Sandia presents monsoon and lightning awareness resources to workforce; Flexing facility muscle; Imaging tool under development exposes concealed detonators — and their charge; New weapons testing produces richer data, saves cost

Joshua Stein, a Sandia systems engineer and director of the new Perovskite Photovoltaic Accelerator for Commercializing Technologies Center, left, prepares a solar module for testing at the Labs’ Photovoltaic Systems Evaluation Laboratory, which will be used to support the commercialization of U.S. perovskite-based photovoltaic technologies.

July 2, 2021

ANGLE members donate nearly a thousand pounds of food and supplies to local animal organizations;Black Leadership Committee engages middle and high school STEM students;STEM in the Sun brings science to students in summer programs across Albuquerque;Renewable energy, mentoring leader receives Women in Technology Award;July brings a wealth of financial wellness information to Sandia;Renewable energy, mentoring leader receives Women in Technology A

Scientists Matt Eichenfield, left, and Lisa Hackett led the Sandia team that created the world’s smallest and best acoustic amplifier.

June 18, 2021

Fourth graders on virtual field trip witness magic of chemistry;Pride Month: Angela Norris talks about asexual orientation;Sandia helps lead technical reference reports for photovoltaic community;Labs join forces to set gold, platinum standards;Acousto-electric devices reveal new road to miniaturizing wireless tech;Sandia gives awards, mentoring to local girls;Sandia plays host to New Mexico solons;Connecting with others through art

June 4, 2021

Lunar eclipse;We are not going back. We are moving forward;Bette Webster, Nils Otterstrom and Aaron Sharpe talk about their research careers and Sandia;Rockets, hurricanes and Kauai enchiladas;Cleared for takeoff;Testing heat exchangers helps move solar plans forward;Remediation technology reduces uranium levels 10,000-fold at legacy site in Colorado