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1996 ORNL Press Releases

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Lockheed Martin inventors enjoy a banner year in 1996
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 20, 1996 — Lockheed Martin at Oak Ridge announced a record year for the awarding of incentives and recognition awards to employees at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), the Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant and the Oak Ridge K-25 Site.

 

ORNL program deputy director appointed to EPA board
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 20, 1996 — Marilyn Brown of the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has been appointed to serve a four-year term on the Board of Scientific Counselors for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

 

Oak Ridge technology making its mark in U.S.
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 20, 1996 — Technology developed at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and other Oak Ridge facilities is making a difference among U.S. industries, recently released statistics show.

 

Peng wins best paper award
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 17, 1996 — Dr. Fang Peng, a researcher with the Engineering Technology Division of the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), recently received the First Prize Best Paper Award of the Industrial Power Converter Committee at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers/ Industry Applications Society's annual meeting.

 

ORNL's Peng awarded fellowship
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 9, 1996 — Dr. Martin Peng, from the Fusion Energy Division of the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), will soon be awarded fellowship in the American Physical Society.

 

Myrick named director of environmental office
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 9, 1996 — Tim Myrick has been named director of the Environmental Programs office at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).

 

Florida company using ORNL technology for revolutionary wheelchair
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 6, 1996 — Some of the barriers faced every day by people in powered wheelchairs may soon be removed because of an invention licensed to a new company in Florida by the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORN L).

 

ORNL, LA County teaming to control storm water pollution
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 21, 1996 — Los Angeles County and the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) are working together to solve water pollution problems caused by urban storm water.

 

Flaw detection system may help save U.S. textile jobs
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 21, 1996 — On-line sensors at three United States textile plants are providing information that will help keep textile industry jobs in the U.S. and improve quality of domestically produced fabric.

 

ORNL develops procedure to rate thermal performance of whole walls
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 20, 1996 — What's the R-value in your walls? The answer used to be simply the R-value of your wall insulation. For standard wood frame construction, determining R-value, or resistance to heat flow, based solely on wall insulation was not too far off.

 
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