Tag Archives: Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Six local firms receive ORNL Small Business Awards

Six firms received Small Business Awards from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory on Friday morning at an awards ceremony held at ORNL and virtually.  Standing, from left to right, are Jolene Johnson, President of Absolute Access; Jeremy Shoop, President of City-State; Vicki Dyer, President of Scientific Sales; …

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SHOLL SELECTED AS UT-ORII EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

April 11, 2024 – Oak Ridge, Tenn. – David Sholl has been named the executive director of the University of Tennessee-Oak Ridge Innovation Institute (UT-ORII) and vice provost of University of Tennessee, Knoxville, after serving as the institute’s interim leader since June 2023.   Sholl’s selection comes after an extensive national …

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ORNL employees win Secretary’s Honor Achievement Awards

February 28, 2024 Two different teams that included Oak Ridge National Laboratory employees were honored Feb. 20 with Secretary’s Honor Achievement Awards from the Department of Energy. This is DOE’s highest form of employee recognition.  Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm, Deputy Secretary David Turk and Under Secretary Geri Richmond presented …

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Cable-Dunlap, Chi, Smith and Thornton named ORNL Corporate Fellows

From left, Cable-Dunlap, Chi, Smith and Thornton have been named ORNL Corporate Fellows.Credit: ORNL, U.S. Dept. of Energy Cable-Dunlap, Chi, Smith and Thornton named ORNL Corporate Fellows | ORNL Four researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have been named ORNL Corporate Fellows in recognition of significant …

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State Sen. Ken Yager Appointed to Nuclear Energy Advisory Council

(NASHVILLE) State Senator Ken Yager (R-Kingston) has been appointed to the newly created Tennessee Nuclear Energy Advisory Council by Lt. Governor Randy McNally, who receives one appointment to the board. Tennessee Nuclear Energy Advisory Council, which will seek to build upon the state’s legacy in nuclear innovation and drive continued …

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EMERGENCY EXERCISE NOTICE, June 7

Emergency responders from the Department of Energy and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, along with federal, state and local emergency management personnel, will conduct an emergency exercise on Wednesday, June 7 at ORNL. The public may observe emergency responders simulating response activities and performing environmental monitoring or sampling in the area …

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ORNL’s Spallation Neutron Source sets world record

Photo courtesy of Oak Ridge National Laboratory The Spallation Neutron Source at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory set a world record when its linear accelerator reached an operating power of 1.55 megawatts, which improves on the facility’s original design capability. The accelerator’s higher power provides more neutrons …

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