ETSD Announcements


Cullen named Fuel Cell Technologies Program Manager

David Cullen (hi-res image) David Cullen, who joined ORNL as an Alvin M. Weinberg Fellow in 2010, has been named Manager of the Sustainable Transportation Program’s Fuel Cell Technologies Program. Cullen’s work has focused on the characterization of fuel cell materials through advanced electron microscopy methods. For the past two years, he has served as a team leader in the...

Tom Wenning recipient of Rising Star of Energy Efficiency Award

Tom Wenning (hi-res image) Tom Wenning, program manager for Industrial Energy Efficiency, has been honored with the Rising Star of Energy Efficiency Award by the Alliance to Save Energy. Wenning manages ORNL’s domestic and international industrial energy efficiency technology assistance and deployment activities. He has helped grow the resources of the program, creating new...

Sun elected ASME Fellow

Xin Sun (hi-res image) Dr. Xin Sun has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). She is one of only 3,526 Fellows out of 95,401 ASME members. Sun, Energy and Transportation Science division director, was cited for outstanding accomplishments on a multitude of multi-disciplinary research initiatives in the areas of carbon capture simulations,...

Amy Elliott to attend the U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

Amy Elliott (hi-res image) Amy Elliott, researcher at the Manufacturing Demonstration Facility, was selected by the National Academy of Engineering as one of 84 participants to attend the U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. The September symposium will focus on four areas: resilient and reliable infrastructure, technology for humanitarian assistance and disaster relief,...

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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