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January 19, 2021
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NNSA hosting virtual job fair for Nuclear Security Enterprise on January 27
NNSA will host a virtual job fair for the Nuclear Security Enterprise (NSE) this week on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
January 15, 2021
Brent Park, NNSA Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation
NNSA nonproliferation leader reflects on his office’s crucial mission at event celebrating international nuclear security
Dr. Brent Park spoke at the 25th anniversary of Sandia National Laboratories’ Cooperative Monitoring Center.
January 14, 2021
NNSA releases 2020 performance evaluation summaries for contractors that run its labs, plants, and sites
NNSA announced FY 2020 Performance Evaluation Summaries on the effectiveness of its Managing and Operating partners
November 6, 2020
Sandia National Laboratories researcher Hongyou Fan holds a container enclosing gold supercrystals in front of a small-angle X-ray scattering instrument. Binary Solvent Diffusion for Fabrication of Large Nanoparticle Supercrystals won an R&D Award.
NNSA sites receive 13 R&D 100 Awards
R&D Magazine has named 13 NNSA projects as winners in the annual R&D 100 Awards.
October 16, 2020
Sandia National Laboratories principal investigator Michael Omana inserts a solution into a small chamber used to increase humidity on material samples.
Sandia uses nuclear knowledge to protect medical professionals
Using knowledge gleaned from nuclear weapons work Sandia National Laboratories has developed a new way to make and test high-quality N-95 face masks
September 30, 2020
NNSA Administrator visits new SPEAR facility at Sandia/California
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty toured a new facility at Sandia National Laboratories’ California campus.
September 16, 2020
RSTT computes seismic travel times from its earth models in milliseconds, capturing the major effects of 3-D structure in the crust and upper mantle.
NNSA team improves model to pinpoint nuclear testing locations
Three-lab group upgrades software for understanding the structure of Earth’s crust and mantle, increasing accuracy.
September 14, 2020
NNSA hosts Special Presidential Envoy for Arms Control
NNSA Administrator hosted the Special Presidential Envoy for Arms Control, Ambassador Marshall S. Billingslea, on a visit to NNSA sites.
August 17, 2020
The Nuclear Security Enterprise hosts virtual job fair August 26
NNSA will host a Nuclear Security Enterprise virtual job fair Wednesday, Aug. 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (EDT)
July 20, 2020
NNSA Administrator visits New Mexico as part of Nuclear Security Enterprise tour
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty continued her tour of NNSA sites last week by visiting Los Alamos and Sandia National Laboratories.
July 13, 2020
NNSA Administrator kicks off tour of the Nuclear Security Enterprise
Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty plans to make her way across the Nation to visit the agency’s eight labs, plants and sites by year’s end.
July 2, 2020
Sandia National Laboratories' quality engineer Dulce Barrera, left, and team lead Kylen Johns worked with managers and other team members to face the challenges caused by COVID-19 while working on the Mobile Guardian Transporter Prototype 1 test vehicle.
Building the next generation of secure nuclear transport during a pandemic
Sandia team works to get an important project done in spite of the obstacle of COVID-19.
June 8, 2020
Flight test confirms B61-12 compatible with Air Force’s primary jet fighter
NNSA and the U.S. Air Force successfully completed two flight tests in at the Tonopah Test Range in Nevada for the B61-12 Life Extension Program.
April 16, 2020
Fifty-five Sandia National Laboratories employees volunteered at Roadrunner Food Bank in Albuquerque, New Mexico in early April.
Los Alamos and Sandia National Laboratories raise more than $160,000 for two New Mexico food banks
Employees from two New Mexico labs help feed people during the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 27, 2020
High-performance computers from the Nuclear Security Enterprise, including Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s Lassen, have joined the COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium.
NNSA contributes world-class supercomputers to COVID-19 fight
NNSA will apply its supercomputing capabilities and technical expertise in support of the fight to stop the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
March 11, 2020
NNSA Hidden Talents: Joel Wirth
NNSA Hidden Talents: Joel Wirth
At work, Sandia National Laboratories' manager designs systems to keep highly engineered vehicles up to speed. At home, his efforts win speed records.
February 18, 2020
.S. Air Force Capt. Antonio Gallop is the first “Education With Industry” student at Sandia National Laboratories.
Sandia National Laboratories hosts its first ‘Education With Industry’ officer
For the first time, NNSA’s Sandia National Laboratories is hosting a student in the prestigious U.S. Air Force “Education With Industry” program.
February 6, 2020
NNSA releases performance evaluation summaries for contractors that run its labs, plants, and sites
NNSA completes an assessment of M&O partners’ effectiveness in meeting the performance expectations.
January 27, 2020
Michelle McClenehan of NNSA's Sandia Field Office is rooting for the 49ers in Super Bowl LIV.
“Faithful” NNSA employee pumped for Super Bowl LIV
NNSA employee Michelle McClenehan is president of a San Francisco 49er booster club chapter in Albuquerque.
January 15, 2020
NNSA Administrator attends Nuclear Security Enterprise Day at University of Michigan
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty attended the Nuclear Security Enterprise Day at the University of Michigan and spoke to interested students.
December 5, 2019
Nic Argibay and Rafael Gonzalez of Sandia National Laboratories were honored by the Great Minds in STEM.
National Hispanic science and engineering organization honors two Sandia researchers
Two Sandia National Laboratory scientists earned awards for their work in STEM fields.
October 7, 2019
NNSA Administrator and Rep. Kaptur attend Nuclear Security Enterprise Day at The University of Toledo
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty joined Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur at The University of Toledo Oct. 7 for Nuclear Security Enterprise Day.
September 24, 2019
IF/THEN logo from AAAS.
NNSA National Lab employees chosen as STEM ambassadors
Two NNSA lab employees chosen by the American Association for the Advancement of Science as role models for girls
August 5, 2019
Recruiters from NNSA and its labs, plants, and sites will be at Nuclear Security Enterprise Days on college campuses nationwide.
Nuclear Security Enterprise Days are coming to colleges around the country
NNSA will host several more recruiting events at colleges and universities across the country this fall.
July 25, 2019
Eleven NNSA employees receive Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
Eleven NNSA employees receives the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) in a ceremony at the White House.