SAND 2011-4994W

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Objective: Molecular-scale understanding of processes at mineral-water interfaces including adsorption at mineral surfaces in soils and sediments to characterize and develop predictive models of atomic and molecular structures, wetting, adsorption, redox, and other processes. Personnel includes: Task 1: Randy Cygan, PI and Jeff Greathouse Co-PI Task 2: Louise Criscenti PI and Kevin Leung Co-PI Task [...]

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Biological and Environmental Research

The Biological and Environmental Research (BER) program advances environmental and biomedical knowledge that promotes national security through improved energy production, development, and use; international scientific leadership that underpins the nation's technological advances; and research that improves the quality of life for all Americans. In addition, BER develops and delivers the knowledge needed to support the [...]

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Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR)

ASCR supports world-class, high-performance computing and networking infrastructures as well as supporting fundamental research in mathematical and computational sciences to enable researchers in DOE scientific disciplines to analyze and predict complex phenomena for scientific discovery. ASCR's programs have helped establish computation as a third pillar of science along with theory and physical experiments. Sandia has [...]

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Fusion Energy Sciences

The Fusion Energy Sciences (FES) program is the national basic-research effort in advanced plasma science, fusion nuclear science, and fusion technology. It is providing the knowledge base needed for an economically and environmentally attractive fusion energy source. Research at Sandia spans the breadth of FES from basic plasma studies (Discovery Science) to major efforts in [...]

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Chemical Sciences

Sandia’s Basic Energy Sciences (BES) Chemical Sciences Program explores fundamental research in focused areas chemistry relevant to DOE missions. The focus of the Chemical Sciences research at Sandia is the production of energy from chemical processes, principally combustion. In addition to supporting research at Sandia, Chemical Sciences constructed and runs the Combustion Research Facility (CRF). [...]

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Materials Sciences and Engineering

The Materials Sciences and Engineering Program within BES supports fundamental studies of materials sciences and engineering to improve the efficiency, economy, environmental acceptability, and safety in energy generation, conversion, transmission, and use. The goals of the Materials Sciences & Engineering program at Sandia are to Conduct forefront, interdisciplinary research Nurture innovation and attract and retains [...]

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Basic Energy Sciences

The Basic Energy Sciences (BES) program supports fundamental research focused in the natural sciences—in areas of direct relevance to DOE missions within chemical, condensed matter, materials, and geological sciences. The BES program plans, constructs, and operates major scientific user facilities to serve researchers worldwide. Sandia has significant BES activities in materials sciences, chemical sciences, and [...]

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Energy Research

The DOE Office of Science (SC) is the single largest supporter of basic research in the physical sciences in the U.S., providing more than 40 percent of total funding in this area. Sandia has active research programs funded by: Supports fundamental research focused in the natural sciences—in areas of direct [...]

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