Staff of ORNL's Fusion and Fission Energy and Science Directorate look back at what inspired them earlier in life to pursue careers in science and engineering.
After ORNL senior research scientist Zeke Unterberg was recognized in 2011 with a Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science’s Early Career Award, he took on the task of studying edge-localized modes (ELM), one of the most common complications in
Equipment and expertise from Oak Ridge National Laboratory will allow scientists studying fusion energy and technologies to acquire crucial data during landmark fusion experiments in Europe.
Kathy McCarthy, associate laboratory director for Fusion and Fission Energy and Science at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has been elected fellow of the American Nuclear Society for her nationally and internationally recognize
The prototype of the Material Plasma Exposure eXperiment (Proto-MPEX) officially wrapped up its research operations in late April, after almost seven years of service and nearly 30,000 plasma pulses.
The Department of Energy’s Office of Science has selected five Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientists for Early Career Research Program awards.
The Secretary of Energy has granted the 2021 Exceptional Service Award to James “Jim” Radle, who led the Mobile Uranium Facility team for nearly two decades. The team twice deployed to Iraq to remove dangerous
As Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Material Plasma Exposure eXperiment (MPEX) prepares for the start of fabrication, ORNL’s Phil Ferguson credits US ITER staff for sharing hard-earned expertise to help jump-start the design of the MPEX