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Nakayasu named 2013 M.T. Thomas Award recipient

Nakayasu named 2013 M.T. Thomas Award recipient

Honored for his postdoctoral achievements

Released: July 23, 2014

EMSL has selected Ernesto Nakayasu to receive the 2013 M.T. Thomas Award for Outstanding Postdoctoral Achievement. He will be honored at a ceremony Aug. 19 starting at 3:30 p.m. in the EMSL Auditorium. He will make a presentation on his research at that time and a reception will follow.

EMSL holds its first “Science Slam”

EMSL holds its first “Science Slam”

Identified projects meant to accelerate research

Released: July 22, 2014

Researchers attended the first Science Slam on July 21 to learn more about EMSL’s Leadership Science Acceleration projects – short-term research projects relevant to EMSL’s new science themes and science leadership areas. 

Baer selected to join Washington Academy of Sciences

Baer selected to join Washington Academy of Sciences

He is being honored for outstanding scientific achievement and leadership

Released: July 21, 2014

Washington State Academy of Sciences’ membership has elected EMSL Chief Scientist Don Baer as a member of the academy for his outstanding scientific achievement and leadership. He will be inducted into the academy in September.

Scheibe named lead scientist for EMSL computing

Scheibe named lead scientist for EMSL computing

He will oversee Multiscale Modeling and High Performance Computing

Released: July 17, 2014

Tim Scheibe has been selected as lead scientist for EMSL’s Multiscale Modeling and High Performance Computing. In this role he will develop and implement a science strategy for multiscale modeling and high performance computing, including attracting high-quality staff and an active user community.

Zhu part of team to receive R&D 100 Award

Zhu part of team to receive R&D 100 Award

Researchers make liquid analysis breakthrough

Released: July 11, 2014

A team of scientists working at EMSL developed a first-of-a-kind invention that solves the problem of analyzing liquid surfaces or liquid-solid interfaces, and they’ve received an R&D 100 award from R&D Magazine. The device improves the study of cell growth, biofilms, and electron transfer in microbial communities and batteries.

Silicon sponge improves lithium-ion battery performance

Silicon sponge improves lithium-ion battery performance

Increasing battery’s storage capacity could allow devices to run longer

Released: July 09, 2014

A research team has developed a sponge-like silicon nanomaterial to replace the graphite electrode in lithium-ion batteries that could help them run longer on a single charge by giving the electrode the space it needs to expand without breaking.

Guenther on Highly Cited Researchers 2014 List

Guenther on Highly Cited Researchers 2014 List

In the top 1 percent in his field for number of citations per paper

Released: July 07, 2014

Alex Guenther, EMSL’s Atmospheric Aerosol Systems Science Theme lead and a PNNL Laboratory Fellow, is impacting the atmospheric science community and has the science and journal citations to prove it.

iDirector with Malak Tfaily

iDirector with Malak Tfaily

Released: July 03, 2014

EMSL Director Allison Campbell interviews Malak Tfaily, a postdoc in EMSL's Mass Spectrometry group. Tfaily is EMSL’s first postdoctoral researcher funded by DOE-BER’s Terrestrial Ecosystem Science program.

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