Pennsylvania Congressman Chaka Fattah visits CRF

On July 15, Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-2nd) visited the Combustion Research Facility. He met with Transportation Energy Center Director Bob Carling and Deputy Director of Chemical Sciences Dawn Manley to learn about research programs at the CRF and visited Mark Musculus’ optical engine lab. Congressman Fattah serves on the Appropriations Committee and Subcommittee on Energy…

Concentrating on Sunshine to Advance the Hydrogen Economy

Can solar energy be harnessed to address climate change and other impacts of the world’s dependence on carbon-based fuels? A Sandia team that includes principal investigator Tony McDaniel in the Hydrogen and Combustion Research Department and Ivan Ermanoski in the Materials, Devices, and Energy Technologies Department, has taken significant steps toward an intriguing possibility: creating…