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November 21, 2018
Dr. Bella King, NNSA Graduate Fellow supporting Defense Programs
Graduate Fellow Feature: Dr. Bella King
The NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP) is a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
November 19, 2018
Federal Aviation Administration No-Drone Zone sign.
NNSA deploys its first counter-unmanned aircraft system
To mitigate any malicious aerial intruders at NNSA’s sites, the Office of Defense Nuclear Security has deployed its first counter-UAS platform.
November 16, 2018
The Discovery Center in Livermore offers a number of interactive learning displays aimed at fostering curiosity and a better understanding of core scientific principles.
National Lab-sponsored education free-for-all
NNSA researchers help foster the next generation of thinkers at free science, technology, engineering, and math learning events.
November 14, 2018
Undersecretary for Nuclear Security and NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty and Department of Energy Deputy Secretary Dan Brouillette share words of wisdom at NNSA headquarters leadership event
DOE and NNSA leaders kindle career aspirations at fireside chat
Gordon-Hagerty and Brouillette shared words of wisdom at the inaugural Aspiring Leaders Series discussion sponsored by the Women’s Empowerment Network
November 9, 2018
Phil Calbos accepts the Secretary’s Appreciation Award from NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty.
An NNSA employee salute: Thank you for your service
When one of our own reaches a major career milestone, we take the opportunity to say, “Thank you for your service.”
November 8, 2018
Radiation professionals from DOE/NNSA, REAC/TS, Environmental Protection Agency, and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory joined peers at international symposium.
Radiation protection professionals focus on global communication challenges at IAEA symposium
Radiation protection professionals from around the world gather to discuss communicating with the public in the event of a radiological emergency.
November 7, 2018
Dr. Mark Walker, Nevada Field Office Fellow.
Graduate Fellow Feature: Dr. Mark Walker
The NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program is an opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise. Meet NGFP's Dr. Mark Walker.
November 6, 2018
The new covered firearms training facility at the Office of Secure Transportation’s Fort Chaffee, Arkansas, training command.
Office of Secure Transportation takes aim at infrastructure upgrades with new and improved firearms training facility
A firing range at the Office of Secure Transportation’s training command at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas, was upgraded and expanded.
November 5, 2018
NNSA and partners discuss the benefits and challenges of securing radiological materials.
NNSA continues outreach to state and local authorities on radiological security with meeting in Boston
The NNSA Office of Radiological Security brought many of its partners together for the East Coast Radiological Security Leaders Meeting
November 2, 2018
Representatives from China, Russia, and the United States provided opening statements on the first day of Panda Warrior in Beijing.
NNSA joins Panda Warrior exercise to establish nuclear security measures for major public events
NNSA participates in four-day international workshop in Beijing to combat nuclear terrorism and strengthen emergency response.
October 31, 2018
NNSA has named Mary-Ellen Noone, Field Office Counsel for the Savannah River Field Office, as the winner of its General Counsel Legal Excellence Award.
Savannah River Office attorney wins NNSA Legal Excellence Award
Mary-Ellen Noone, Field Office Counsel for the Savannah River Field Office, is the winner of the NNSA General Counsel Legal Excellence Award.
October 24, 2018
Students and faculty from the Advanced Manufacturing Summer Institute at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
Tribal College and University students explore 3D printing and technology career planning
With support from NNSA, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln hosted students from Tribal Colleges and Universities exploring the latest in 3D printing.
October 19, 2018
How NNSA uses gamma rays to complete its missions
Gamma Rays: They're small but mighty
How does NNSA use gamma rays to fulfill its missions?
October 19, 2018
Jahleel Hudson speaking about entrepreneurship and NNSA at 2018 HBCU Week Conference.
NNSA engineer speaks at Historically Black Colleges and Universities event to promote Strategic Partnership Programs
Jahleel Hudson in NNSA’s Office of Defense Programs spoke about Strategic Partnership Programs – relationships between NNSA and outside organizations.
October 19, 2018
How NNSA uses X-rays to complete its missions
X-rays: More than meets the eye
How does NNSA use X-rays to accomplish its missions?
October 18, 2018
How NNSA uses ultraviolet light to complete its missions.
Ultraviolet: Other wavelengths pale in comparison
How does NNSA use UV light to complete its missions?
October 17, 2018
Jay Tilden speaks about taking control of your career
A roadmap for success – NNSA debuts new career path
The new Foreign Affairs Specialist career path is a significant milestone in the recruitment, development, and retention of NNSA's workforce.
October 17, 2018
Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program Director Admiral James Frank Caldwell Jr. addresses crowd at the Center for Strategic & International Studies.
Symposium shines spotlight on the Nuclear Navy our Nation needs
Adm. Frank Caldwell of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program discussed the strategic advantages of using nuclear power in the Navy.
October 17, 2018
NNSA uses visible light to complete its missions.
Visible Light: Eye-opening research at NNSA
The rainbow of radiation the human eye can see makes up about 0.0035 percent of the whole. How does NNSA use visible light to complete its missions?
October 16, 2018
How NNSA uses infrared light in its missions
Infrared: Hot topics
Infrared radiation is handy when it comes to identifying materials, which is how NNSA uses it to accomplish its missions.
October 15, 2018
How NNSA uses microwaves in its missions
Microwaves: Not just for popcorn
The Y-12 National Security Complex has developed a technology that uses microwave sintering, bonding, and assembly techniques for manufacturing metal.
October 15, 2018
How we use radio waves at NNSA
Radio waves: Tune in to NNSA
Radio waves are good for a lot more than bringing today’s hits to your car’s speakers.
October 15, 2018
The spectrum of NNSA work
Wide-ranging research at NNSA spans the spectrum
At NNSA’s National Laboratories and sites, research supporting our vital nuclear security missions spans the entire electromagnetic spectrum.
October 5, 2018
NNSA trained more than 250 law enforcement personnel what to do in case of radioactive material theft.
NNSA provides emergency response training at Bay Area’s Urban Shield 2018
NNSA trained 250 San Francisco Bay Bay Area emergency responders how respond to an attempted theft of radioactive sources.
October 2, 2018
NNSA and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory staff tour the newly refurbished radiochemistry laboratory.
LLNL renovates four Cold War-era radiochemistry laboratories
NNSA and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory staff recently got an early peek at four newly renovated radiochemistry laboratories.