September 2014 Visitor Departures

WDTS departure Christopher Nilsen 6/23/2014-9/4/2014 Chuck Mueller Christopher Nilsen was one of the many of the students and faculty visiting the CRF under the DOE Office of Science Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists (WDTS) program. Learn more about Christopher’s work at the CRF.   Damir Valiev 10/7/2013 – 9/1/2014 Jackie Chen As a roving…

August Visitor Departures

Many of the students and faculty visiting the CRF under the DOE Office of Science Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists (WDTS) program returned to their universities in August. To learn more about their work at the CRF, click on the links below. Samira Iqbal, 6/2/14 – 8/7/14, Host: Ethan Hecht Brittany Hagler, 6/2/14 –…

CRF Seismic Retrofit Complete

On Friday, Sept. 12, Sandia National Laboratories completed a three-year seismic retrofit of the Combustion Research Facility’s (CRF’s) building 905 to ensure that the building meets the newest earthquake codes. Sandia/California’s Physical Operations Planning & Studies department led the conceptual planning process, starting in August 2011. When the plans were approved, Sandia engaged Overaa Construction,…