Posted: November 24th, 2015
A primary concern of biofuels is the question about how best to handle lignin, so finding a use for it could have major implications.
Posted: November 17th, 2015
The team’s new understanding of the origin of atomic dynamics in this material may aid research in energy sustainability and enable the design of materials that efficiently convert heat into electricity.
Posted: November 10th, 2015
ORNL researchers say that the tools and techniques for overcoming challenges to developing the next wave of advanced materials are emerging.
Posted: November 3rd, 2015
Collisions and congestion at intersections and where highways merge could be greatly reduced or eliminated using new technology.
Posted: October 27th, 2015
ORNL scientists have found a way to control the assembly of photovoltaic polymers in water using a surfactant as a template.
Posted: October 20th, 2015
ORNL researchers have discovered a method to use scrap tires for batteries.
Posted: October 13th, 2015
An Oak Ridge National Laboratory/University of Tennessee team has described conceptually how physicists may be able to exploit a molecule’s energy to advance a number of fields.
Posted: October 6th, 2015
UT faculty members have launched the International Journal of Nuclear Security, a peer-reviewed journal that promotes discussion among scholars and experts in the private and public sectors.
Posted: September 29th, 2015
A team of researchers led by the University of Tennessee Knoxville, was recently awarded a $5 million grant to study the state’s water resources.
Posted: September 22nd, 2015
ORNL researchers have developed an innovative catalyst that performs well at low temperatures without the use of precious metals.