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2016 SRNL News Releases
SRS Begins Cleanup of Building Used to Produce Fuel for Space Program
SRNL Facility Gets Makeover with Powerful New Neutron-Generation Capability
07.28.16 – A portion of SRNL that has been unused for more than two decades has been cleaned out, renovated, and is now... MORE>>

SRS Public Tours
SRS Public Tours: Decades of Inspiring History, Cold War Defense, Nuclear Operations and Miles of Pristine Wilderness
06.13.16 – Registration continues for the SRS 2016 Public Tour Program ... MORE>>

Dr. Carol M. Jantzen

SRNL Scientist Receives Governor’s Award
05.05.16 – A materials scientist and geochemist at the Department of Energy’s Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) won ... MORE>>

SRNL to Help Train the Next Generation of Robotics Engineers
SRNL to Help Train the Next Generation of Robotics Engineers
03.22.16 – SRNL has been selected to help lead a team to provide specialized training for graduate students in robotics to help support... MORE>>

Dr. Ralph James Joins SRNL as New Associate Laboratory Director
Dr. Ralph James Joins SRNL as New Associate Laboratory Director
03.07.16 – Dr. James has accepted the position of Associate Laboratory Director for Science and Technology, coming from Brookhaven... MORE>>



SRS Begins Cleanup of Building Used to Produce Fuel for Space Program
SRS Begins Cleanup of Building Used to Produce Fuel for Space Program
03.07.16 – SRNS recently began cleanup of a building containing residual hold-up of Pu-238, which was used as a heat source to... MORE>>
SRNL Harvests Rare Materials from Legacy Nuclear Material Assemblies
SRNL Harvests Rare Materials from Legacy Nuclear Material Assemblies
02.25.16 – A new program sponsored by the NNSA is underway at SRNL to recover rare, valuable materials from existing... MORE>>

Elise Fox Elected to the SC Biomass Council Board of Directors
Elise Fox Elected to the SC Biomass Council Board of Directors
01.25.16 – Fox will serve as Vice- Chair during 2016 and then as Chair in 2017. Through her role at SRNL, she is considered a trusted.... MORE>>

SRNL Meteorologist to Head the American Meteorological Society
SRNL Meteorologist to Head the American Meteorological Society
01.19.16 – Matthew J. Parker has been elected 2016 President-Elect of the American Meteorological Society... MORE>>

Money Awarded to SRNL/Clemson Partnership to Improve the Electric Grid
Money Awarded to SRNL/Clemson Partnership to Improve the Electric Grid
01.14.16 – SRNL and its partner, Clemson University, are working to modernize and protect the nation’s electric grid... MORE>>

2015 SRNL News Releases
SRNL Solar Panels
SRNL to Pursue Space for Advanced Manufacturing Collaborative
12.08.15 – SRNL is exploring a collaborative public, private, and academic sector partnership to promote the development of an... MORE>>

SRNL Solar Panels
DOE SunShot Grant Awarded to SRNL
for Solar Power Initiatives
11.24.15 – Over the next five years, South Carolina has a very daunting, but exciting task ahead. A new state law requires.... MORE>>

SRS Information Pods: Learning About SRS Projects and Missions
SRS Information Pods: Learning About SRS Projects and Missions
10.29.15 – SRS officials recently hosted a public information session known as an “Information Pod” at Aiken Technical College... MORE>>
SHINE Signs License Agreement for SRNL Innovation
SHINE Signs License Agreement for SRNL Innovation
06.29.15 – SRNL has granted SHINE Medical Technologies, Inc. an exclusive license on SRNL’s patented hydrogen isotope separation... MORE>>
SRNL Joins with Japan on New Fukushima Research Project
SRNL Joins with Japan on New Fukushima Research Project
09.25.15 – Researchers at SRNLare collaborating with scientists in Japan to help find ways to remediate areas contaminated by... MORE>>
SRNL’s F/H Analytical Laboratories Achieve International Standard Accreditation
SRNL’s F/H Analytical Laboratories Achieve International Standard Accreditation
09.01.15 – SRNL's F/H Analytical Laboratories
have achieved ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation, which represents an independent validation... MORE>>
USC-Aiken, SRNL Sign University Scholars Agreement
USC-Aiken, SRNL Sign University Scholars Agreement
08.12.15 – SRNL and the USC-Aiken are partnering in a new program to help students prepare for laboratory careers... MORE>>

Steve Bellamy
SRNL Researcher Recognized by the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management
07.27.15 – Savannah River National Laboratory’s Steve Bellamy has been given the Edway R. Johnson Meritorious Service Award... MORE>>

Dr. Terry Michalske
SRNL’s Dr. Terry Michalske Named
National Lab Director of the Year
07.22.15 –The Savannah River National Laboratory’s Dr. Terry Michalske has been selected National Laboratory... MORE>>

SRNL’s Dr. Brian Looney Wins Orth Award
SRNL’s Dr. Brian Looney Wins Orth Award
07.21.15 –Savannah River National Laboratory’s Dr. Brian Looney has been named the 2014 winner of the Donald Orth Lifetime... MORE>>


SRNL Technologies Featured at National Showcase
SRNL Technologies Featured at National Showcase
07.14.15 –Two innovations from SRNL have been featured at the 2015 National Innovation Summit and Showcase in Washington, DC... MORE>>

SRNL Assumes Leadership of National Analytical Management Program
SRNL Assumes Leadership of National Analytical Management Program
07.08.15 – SRNL has been selected to lead NAMP and serve as head of the DOE’s Environmental Response Laboratory Network... MORE>>
Public Tour Program Continues at SRS
Public Tour Program Continues at SRS
06.29.15 – The popular public tour of the Department of Energy’s Savannah River Site (SRS) has approximately 200 openings left for the 2015 calendar year... MORE>>

3D Training: Virtual Reality for Nuclear Material Handling
3D Training: Virtual Reality for Nuclear Material Handling
06.01.15 – SRNL is applying a high-tech solution to complex and dangerous workforce training – virtual reality, Through the use of 3D... MORE>>

SRNL: Inventing Extra Protection for High Energy Waste
SRNL: Inventing Extra Protection for High Energy Waste
04.23.15 – At SRNL, new methods are constantly being explored in order to protect workers and protect the environment.. MORE>>

SRNL’s Fox Named Fellow of the American Ceramic Society
SRNL’s Fox Named Fellow of the American Ceramic Society
04.23.15 – ACerS has designated Dr. Kevin M. Fox one of 16 fellows in its annual selection of leaders from an international cross-section... MORE>>

SRNL: Safest National Laboratory
SRNL: Safest National Laboratory
04.09.15 – SRNL’s safety record for 2014 once again places the laboratory as the safety leader in the U.S. Department of Energy’s network of National Laboratories... MORE>>

SRNL: Helping Students Emerge as Scientists
SRNL: Helping Students Emerge as Scientists
04.01.15 – Whitney Ingram has been selected to receive a Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Student Research award.... MORE>>

SRNL’s Dr. Brenda García-Díaz Honored for Research Excellence
SRNL’s Dr. Brenda García-Díaz Honored for Research Excellence
03.31.15 – Dr. Brenda García-Díaz has been honored by the SC Governor’s office as the 2015 Young Researcher... MORE>>

SRS Responds to Train Derailment, Hydrochloric Acid Spill
SRS Responds to Train Derailment, Hydrochloric Acid Spill
02.20.15 – In the early morning hours of Jan. 27, within a matter of seconds, approximately 19,000 gallons of hydrochloric acid spilled... MORE>>

Monitoring the Invisible – a New Technology in Nuclear Detection
Monitoring the Invisible –
a New Technology in Nuclear Detection
02.03.15 – A new device able to immediately collect airborne particles to help determine if radioactive isotopes are present... MORE>>
 
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