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  • 12/22/2008

    Mallapragada, Schmidt-Rohr and Kraus Three researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory have been named AAAS Fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

  • 11/18/2008

    AMES, Iowa—Friction is the bane of any machine.  When moving parts are subject to friction, it takes more energy to move them, the machine doesn't operate as efficiently, and the parts have a tendency to wear out over time.

  • 11/13/2008

    AMES, Iowa—Brita Kilburg, one of four undergraduate interns at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory to compete for the 2008 DOE Science and Energy Research Challenge, placed third in the environmental sciences division of the competition.  Kilburg, a student at Loras College and who was mentored by ISU scientist Forrest Nutter, was a participant in the Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship, or SULI, program this past summer.

  • 10/22/2008

    AMES, Iowa— The U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory Midwest Forensics Resource Center received the Outstanding Partnership award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer Mid-Continent Region. The FLC Outstanding Partnership award recognizes the MFRC's efforts to promote technology transfer between federal government facilities and the private or public sectors. 

  • 10/22/2008

    AMES, Iowa—Mark S. Gordon, a senior scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, has been named the recipient of the 2009 American Chemical Society Award for Computers in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research. The international award recognizes outstanding achievement in the use of computers in research, development or education in the chemical and biological sciences.