ETSD Announcements


Xin Sun receives 2018 Institute Medal the American Iron and Steel Institute

 (hi-res image) Energy & Transportation Science Division Director Xin Sun received the 2018 Institute Medal from the directors of the American Iron and Steel Institute for the paper, "Deformation Mode and Strain Path Dependence of Martensite Phase Transformation in a Medium Manganese TRIP Steel." Her coauthors are from AK Steel Corporation, General Motors and the Pacific...

Som Shrestha Receives ASHRAE Award

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ORNL Team Wins ACE Award at CAMX

 (hi-res image) An interdisciplinary team of ORNL researchers has been recognized for Innovation in Green Composites Design at the Composites and Materials Expo. ORNL's submission was entitled "Large-Scale 3D-Printing Using 100% Bio-Composite Materials" and focused on the bamboo-PLA pavilion designed and printed for DesignMiami, an architectural show in Miami,FL. The pellet...

Take a virtual tour of ORNL Smart Home

 (hi-res image) Check out the cutting-edge building technologies in ORNL’s smart home in this Facebook live video!  

Suresh Babu Receives American Welding Society Honor

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Robert Wagner elected as fellow to AAAS

  Robert Wagner, director of the National Transportation Research Center in the Energy and Transportation Science Division, was elected by the AAAS section on engineering for “distinguished contributions to the fields of combustion and fuel science, particularly for seminal research on combustion instabilities and abnormal combustion phenomena.” Wagner is the lead of the Sustainable Mobility...

ETSD Staff Receive CEM Award

Congratulations to ETSD's Joshua New and Tom Wenning on being recognized as Certified Energy Managers by the Association of Energy Engineers!   (hi-res image)  

Celebrating the 1000th Transportation Analysis Fact of the Week

Stacy Davis in Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Energy and Transportation Science Division produces the Fact of the Week for the Department of Energy’s Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO), an activity she has led since 2001. This week, VTO posted Fact #1,000. The Transportation Analysis Fact of the Week was first produced in 1996 and has continued as a way of highlighting trends in transportation...

AMIE Project Receives R+D Award from Architect

The AMIE project receives 2017 R+D Award from Architect, the Journal of the American Institute of Architects.