Robert Barlow Awarded Combustion Institute’s Alfred C. Egerton Gold Medal

Sandia National Laboratories scientist Robert Barlow was awarded the Alfred C. Egerton Gold Medal at the 35th International Symposium on Combustion in San Francisco on August 6. Given every two years by the Combustion Institute, the award recognizes “distinguished, continuing, and encouraging contributions to the field of combustion.” Lawrence Harding of Argonne National Laboratory won…

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…

VFP Professor Balint Sztaray Continues CRF Collaboration

Over the past two summers and a sabbatical semester in 2013, University of the Pacific (UOP) chemistry professor Balint Sztaray and his research group have been working with the CRF’s David Osborn on a project to improve the selectivity of the current multiplexed gas-phase chemical kinetics instrument. Specifically, the two researchers are focusing on developing…