Multi-disciplinary Research at Work: Combustion Exascale Co-Design Center Established

Combustion research has never been timelier; in an era when resources are limited, energy costs are rising, and environmental concerns demand consideration, top researchers must find new ways to maximize efficiency while minimizing costs. Combustion accounts for roughly 85% of the total energy used in the U.S.–developing technologies to improve combustion efficiency necessitates a deeper…

January 2012

January 17 Transportation Energy Center Director, Bob Carling, conducted the CRF portion of the Leadership Livermore Annual Tour. Leadership Livermore is a program created by the Livermore Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the City of Livermore to bring different individuals and organizations together to get a “behind the scenes” look at the community. The…

Sandia researchers, UK partners publish groundbreaking work on Criegee intermediates in Science magazine

In a breakthrough paper published in this week’s issue of Science magazine, researchers from Sandia’s Combustion Research Facility, the University of Manchester and Bristol University report direct           measurements of reactions of a gas-phase Criegee intermediate using photoionization mass spectrometry. To read further, and to see a video of the Sandia…