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Sandia National Labs receives four FLC awards

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 @ 8:21pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories announced on Monday that it received four regional awards from the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC).
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Sandia uses components from past nuclear technology in today's training

Friday, Jul 31, 2015 @ 12:36pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories is using technology and components from old nuclear systems to connect nuclear engineers with the past in the Nuclear Weapon Legacy Hardware Project, it announced Thursday.
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Sandia researchers study evolution patterns of drug resistance

Thursday, Jul 16, 2015 @ 5:17pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories are studying the evolutionary pathways of drug-resistant pathogens to get a better understanding of how medical professionals can combat them.
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Bomb squads test metallic minions at Robot Rodeo

Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 6:31pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories' weeklong Western National Robot Rodeo and Capability Exercise, which brings together civilian and military bomb squads to test their robotic tools in simulations of bomb-threat situations, ended on Friday.. The annual event lets the teams test their robotic partners' performance in low-risk competitive simulations simulating possible real-life threats.
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Sandia begins work on ASIC chips for nuclear weapon systems

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 @ 2:45am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories said on Wednesday that production of silicon wafers for nuclear weapon modernization has begun at their Microsystems and Engineering Sciences Applications (MESA) complex. Sandia said this is the largest production project that the facility has ever seen.
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Sandia showcases latest in biological technology

Thursday, Mar 19, 2015 @ 6:23pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories recently showcased several ready-to-license technological devices at a seminar for potential investors at its Livermore, California, facility. Among the devices were medical diagnostic tools and other devices that have applications in biological surveillance.
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Sandia EDS begins chemical munitions elimination

Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015 @ 6:31pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories announced on Tuesday that it has begun eliminating the chemical munitions stockpile with its Explosive Destruction System (EDS) on behalf of the U.S.
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Sandia names new VP for defense research

Monday, Mar 9, 2015 @ 5:50pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories appointed James Peery to vice president for defense research to continue the lab's national security research efforts. As vice president, Peery will advance development and integration of advanced science and technology to enhance technology systems for the Department of Defense and other areas and agencies.
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Sandia's anthrax detector recognized with Federal Lab Consortium award

Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 @ 8:26pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories announced on Tuesday that their anthrax detection device netted them the Federal Laboratory Consortium's (FLC) 2015 Excellence in Technology Transfer award. The Bacillus anthracis Diagnostics (BaDx) device is no larger than an average credit or debit card and is able to function without electricity and refrigeration, allowing it to be used anywhere with ease.
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