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Ames Laboratory spinoff in running as America's Next Top Energy Innovator

Iowa Powder Atomization Technologies is one of several companies vying for the title of America's Next Top Energy Innovator as part of a program sponsored by the Department of Energy to help start-up companies license technology developed at the national laboratories. The public will be able to vote early in 2012 to help choose the company that will be honored as the Top Energy Innovator.

Ames Laboratory releases new version of process simulator interface software

Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory have released a new version of integration software that will help engineers develop greener power plants. The application, called VE-PSI 3.0, helps engineers design power plants more efficiently and at less cost by integrating large amounts of design and plant operations data in an integrated computational environment.

Ames Laboratory's Jenks Named AAAS Fellow

Ames Laboratory's Cynthia Jenks, assistant director for scientific planning and division director of chemical and biological sciences, has been elected as a 2011 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Jenks and four Iowa State University colleagues were elected AAAS Fellows for their "scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications."


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