EESD Review

ORNL Team Recognized as Gordon Bell Finalist for Breakthrough Genomic Data Science

Computing Genes to Support Living Clean

This article is part of a series of stories covering the finalists for the 2018 Gordon Bell Prize that used the Summit supercomputer. The prize winner will be announced at SC18 in November in Dallas

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Supercomputing for better commuting: In pursuit of fuel economy, mobility

In a project leveraging computer vision, machine learning, and sensors, Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientists are working with private company GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc. to demonstrate how stop lights can be programmed to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions while facilitating the smo

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Exascale Computing: Accelerating the Path to Born-Qualified

The science of metal additive manufacturing (AM) today is focused on the quest for born-qualified parts: components that can roll off the print bed and be ready for direct use, including in critical structures like vehicles, airplanes and power plants. To accelerate the work, the Department of Energy’s (DOE) national...

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Engineering energy solutions with Claire Luttrell

Variety is the spice of life for Claire Luttrell, who has used her engineering expertise to support a range of projects at ORNL from designing energy system components to providing systems for capturing and analyzing large data sets.

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Exploring the microbial world with Mircea Podar

Mircea Podar has travelled around the world and to the bottom of the ocean in pursuit of scientific discoveries, but it is the uncharted territory he encounters when working with new microbes that inspires his research at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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Getting a (wireless) charge out of power electronics with Omer Onar

Growing up, Omer Onar dreamed of being an astronaut and working in space science. Today he’s involved in the science of space—in this case the gap between a magnetic coil and an electric vehicle being charged with wireless technology.    

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Complementary algae grow better together

A research team studying ways to increase algae growth for use in biofuels at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has made a fundamental discovery about the relationship between biodiversity and ecosystem productivity.

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