2000 ORNL Press Releases

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David named Minerals, Metals, Materials fellow
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 22, 2000 — Stan David, an Oak Ridge National Laboratory corporate fellow, has earned a 2001 Fellow Award from the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS).


Federal Lab awards presented to ORNL
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 18, 2000 — Three Federal Laboratory Consortium Awards for technology transfer in the Southeast have been presented to the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) for the transfer of laboratory-developed technologies to the private sector.


UK's ZeTek, ORNL technology Tennessee-bound
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 14, 2000 — ZeTek Power Corp. will soon be using technology licensed from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and setting up shop in East Tennessee.


Powerful new microscope planned for ORNL
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 16, 2000 — One of the most powerful microscopes in the world is planned for future use at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).


Report outlines promising opportunities for addressing climate change
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 15, 2000 — Researchers from five national laboratories have issued a major report that finds the United States can make impressive strides toward addressing climate change through smart policies and technologies.


Datz's versatility, resourcefulness lead to prestigious national award
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 10, 2000 — Where there are gaps in knowledge, 2000 Enrico Fermi Award winner Sheldon Datz has a knack for filling them.


2000 ORNL Awards Night winners announced
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 9, 2000 — The Department of Energy's (DOE) UT-Battelle presented its annual Awards Night honors to outstanding employees tonight during a gala Awards Night celebration at Knoxville's Hyatt Regency.


Distributed Generation projects awarded $3 million
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 2, 2000 — A total of $3 million to encourage distributed generation for industrial power production has been awarded to eight bidders by the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).


Financial Plan proposed for Oak Ridge museum
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 1, 2000 — The Department of Energy (DOE) has received a plan designed to provide long-term financial security for DOE's American Museum of Science and Energy (AMSE). Submitted by UT-Battelle at DOE's request, the plan also calls for expanding the museum's role in preserving the history of Oak Ridge.


ORNL instrument could spell doom for Asian beetles
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 27, 2000 — An invasion of tree-destroying Asian Longhorned Beetles could be slowed or perhaps stopped with a larvae detection system being developed by researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).


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