CRF Reunion Luncheon Brings Together Staff, Retirees, Postdocs, and Visitors

With more than100 visiting researchers each year, many paths cross at the Combustion Research Facility. The CRF reunion luncheon, held during the 35th International Symposium on Combustion in San Francisco the first week of August, brought together a number of current staff, retirees, past and present postdocs, and other visitors. Three CRF directors were in…

Students and Professors Spend the Summer at Sandia under DOE’s WDTS Program

This past summer, the CRF was the research home to 11 students and 2 professors who participated in the DOE Office of Science’s Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists (WDTS) Program. By allowing students and professors to conduct research internships at national laboratories, this program is helping to develop the next generation of scientists, teachers,…

SAE International Honors CRF Researchers for Outstanding Presentations

Solid technical work is great—but the ability to communicate effectively about that work is equally critical. To acknowledge the importance of good communication—and maintain a high quality of presentation at its technical meeting—SAE International established the SAE Excellence in Oral Presentation award in 1972. This year, two Sandians, Joseph Oefelein and Lyle Pickett, were honored…