NEWS RELEASES

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2008 News Releases

Sandia awards more than $200,000 to community development programs - December 23, 2008

Sandia's Giving Tree has many branches - December 22, 2008

Jumbo "nanotube" existence confirmed at Sandia/LANL nanotech center - December 18, 2008

Sandia engineer Cliff Ho wins Discover Magazine's 'The Future of Energy in 2 Minutes or Less' contest - December 17, 2008

Sandia to host fourth Decade of the Mind symposium Jan. 14-15 - December 17, 2008

Sandia's microencapsulation project gives local entrepreneur warm glow - December 16, 2008

Sandia receives 'outstanding' rating from NNSA - December 15, 2008

Sandia Christmas campaign brings new shoes for needy school children - December 15, 2008

Ground to be broken for new Ion Beam Laboratory at Sandia - December 12, 2008

Sandia, Mesa del Sol enter new energy, sustainability era - December 8, 2008

New cell analysis platform developed by Sandia researchers now available for licensing, partnerships - December 1, 2008

Sandia entrepreneurial program is back - November 24, 2008

Sandia sensor technology may help save wild horses - November 11, 2008

Formidable NINE coalition merges goals to educate students - October 31, 2008

Sandia hosts fourth Decade of the Mind symposium - October 28, 2008

New Sandia biofuels project focuses on enzyme engineering - October 22, 2008

Sandia, SES win Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Innovator Award - October 16, 2008

Sandia aids cleanup of Iraqi nuclear facilities, rad waste - October 13, 2008

Sandia manages new DOE renewable energy program - October 7, 2008

Sandia wind program initiates three new projects - September 30, 2008

Forward wall to enclose small star on Earth passes Sandia tests - September 29, 2008

Sandia receives Shingo Prize - September 23, 2008

Sandia recognizes five green-certified buildings - September 18, 2008

Parallel "nano-soldering" technique chosen for year's top-50 by Nanotech Briefs - September 2, 2008

FBI unveils science of anthrax investigation - August 21, 2008

Hydrogen road tour to stop at Sandia Science & Technology Park Aug. 20 - August 18, 2008

Sandia researcher develops inference technique that estimates how many people will fall sick in an epidemic - August 13, 2008

Technology community celebrates 10 years - August 13, 2008

First reported video of cell's recognition of danger through its protein response made by Sandia and UNM researchers - August 11, 2008

Sandia licensing executives earn Certified Licensing Professional credential - August 8, 2008

Cracking the secrets of ice - July 24, 2008

Sandia to demonstrate hyperspectral confocal fluorescence microscope - July 22, 2008

Sandia to hold first Earth, Wind and Sun conference July 23 and 24 - July 21, 2008

Sandia sends sensors into space to detect nuclear blasts globally - July 16, 2008

Media availability with DOE official set for Thursday - July 15, 2008

Sandia scientists spend year developing computer model of Iraq surface water system - July 9, 2008

Sandia wins three R&D 100 awards - July 1, 2008

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Field Hearing to be held at Sandia - June 30, 2008

Little cars and a father's unusual teaching sent Ed Baynes on a road less travelled - July 2, 2008

Solution to high energy costs could lie underground - June 30, 2008

Nanotubes could aid understanding of retrovirus transmission between human cells - June 23, 2008

Sandia Dream Catcher Program applications now available - June 5, 2008

Sandia-led University Alliance Design Competition announces this year's MEMS winners - June 5, 2008

Sandia awards three staff augmentation contracts - May 21, 2008

Sandia researchers aim to mitigate impact of unintended hydrogen leaks by examining 'embrittlement' issues - May 21, 2008

Wind farm may be on the way for Sandia, Kirtland Air Force Base - May 20, 2008

Annual brochure outlines Sandia's impact to economy - May 14, 2008

Former Sandia Labs Director Morgan Sparks dies - May 6, 2008

Sandia researcher examines the physics of carbon nanotubes - April 30, 2008

NASA tests HYTHIRM at Sandia's Solar Tower - April 29, 2008

Sandia Tiger Teams reach out with solar - April 29, 2008

Sandia to honor local science teachers - April 29, 2008

Sandia simulations may explain nanoparticles 'pinned' to graphene - April 24, 2008

Shock at pump stems from high crude oil prices - April 23, 2008

Sandia licenses its improved flash-bang technology - April 18, 2008

Sandia MESA project receives DOE secretary award - April 14, 2008

CINT wins DOE Secretary's Achievement Award - April 8, 2008

Albuquerque to host regional AAAS meeting April 10-12 - April 7, 2008

Lab on a Chip paper unveils protein purification process expected to enable discoveries in bioenergy research - April 3, 2008

Sandia researchers say worldwide water shortage on horizon - April 1, 2008

Sandia researchers purposely damage batteries to see how much abuse they can take - March 31, 2008

Poll places Sandia as top-10 work environment for post-doctoral students in life sciences - March 28, 2008

Sandia's Fleet Services Department exceeds DOE fuel and energy efficiency standards - March 24, 2008

Sandia teams with Russian researchers to develop way to determine work readiness for critical operations - March 20, 2008

Sandia, UNM presidents to sign MOU to aid students, improve research opportunities - March 17, 2008

Sandia's BioWatch Indoor Reachback Center contributing to Department of Homeland Security effort - March 13, 2008

Sandia sponsors Terrorism Research Center Conference - March 6, 2008

Sandia weighs in on new definition for kilogram - February 27, 2008

One million trillion 'flops' per second targeted by new Institute for Advanced Architectures - February 21, 2008

Sandia ceremony to signal reopening of giant Z accelerator - February 18, 2008

Sandia researchers demonstrate verve in transferring Labs technology to private sector - February 13, 2008

Sandia, Stirling Energy Systems set new world record for solar-to-grid conversion efficiency - February 12, 2008

Sandia/California named winner of "Environmental Spirit" Award by Livermore Chamber of Commerce - January 31, 2008

Sandia's Jess 7.1a3 rule engine selected by Lockheed Martin for Navy's DDG 1000 destroyer ship - January 28, 2008

Sandia researchers develop integrated energy-water model for planning/management purposes - January 22, 2008

American Nuclear Society conference set for March 9-12 in Albuquerque - January 17, 2008

Some 20,000 soldiers a year may be trained with Sandia-enhanced simulation video game - January 7, 2008