Tag Archives: U.S. Department of Energy

Adrienne Lotto, Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of CESER for the DOE, Announced as Keynote Speaker for Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Cybersecurity Summit

Adrienne Lotto, acting principal deputy assistant secretary to the Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security and Emergency Response (CESER) for the U.S. Department of Energy, will be featured as a keynote speaker during Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Cybersecurity Summit on May 8th. 

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DOE Launches Grant Program to Support Science R&D Efforts

The Department of Energy will award 189 research and development grants worth a total of $33M in support of the Office of Science’s efforts to study the feasibility of new technology, DOE said Monday. The department will select 149 small businesses in 32 states to participate in R&D programs for the Office of Advanced Scientific Computing, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Office of Biological and Environmental Research and Office of Nuclear Physics.

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DOE: 3 Natl Labs Form Supercomputing Tech Development Alliance

Three Energy Department-funded research centers have forged a partnership that aims to increase scientists’ access to supercomputer technology in efforts to address scientific, national security and environmental problems. DOE said Tuesday the Los Alamos, Sandia and Lawrence Berkeley national laboratories created the Alliance for Application Performance at Extreme Scale to design, procure and implement high-performance computing …

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Report: Energy Dept to Issue Grid Mgmt, Cyber Tech Grants

The U.S. Energy Department is poised to launch a research grants program to encourage DOE’s national laboratories to build technologies that can help fix the U.S.’ power grid management and cybersecurity problems, EnergyWire reported Tuesday. Peter Behr writes research proposals are due Wednesday and the department could award nearly 200 …

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Senate Confirms Ellen Williams as Energy Research Agency Head

Dr. Ellen Williams, formerly chief scientist at energy company BP, has received Senate confirmation to serve as director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. She will be responsible for overseeing energy technology development projects that are funded through ARPA-E in her new position, the Energy Department said Monday. Dr. Williams …

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