Brookhaven National Laboratory News Brookhaven National Laboratory conducts research in the physical, biomedical, and environmental sciences, as well as in energy technologies. Brookhaven also builds and operates major facilities available to university, industrial, and government scientists. en-us (BNL Web Services) Brookhaven National Laboratory News Pianists Christina and Michelle Naughton to Perform at Brookhaven Lab, October 22 Pianists Christina and Michelle Naughton  will perform in concert at BNL on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at noon, in Berkner Hall. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:30:00 EST Hide & Seek: Sterile Neutrinos Remain Elusive The Daya Bay neutrino experiment publishes a new result on its first search for a "sterile" neutrino, a particle that  would have a profound impact on our understanding of the universe, and could impact the design of future neutrino experiments. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:00:00 EST Brookhaven Lab's National Synchrotron Light Source II Approved to Start Routine Operations The U.S. Department of Energy has approved the start of routine operations at the National Synchrotron Light Source II at Brookhaven National Laboratory, beginning a period of significant transition in project activities from construction and commissioning to operations, and leading to an exciting new chapter of synchrotron science. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:30:00 EST BSA Distinguished Lecture Tuesday, 10/14: 'LCLS: A Stunning New View Through X-ray Laser Eyes' Chi-Chang Kao, director of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will give a BSA Distinguished Lecture at DOE's Brookhaven National Laboratory on Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 4 p.m. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:30:00 EST New NIH/DOE Grant for Life Science Studies at NSLS-II A new grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will fund the operation of a suite of powerful experimental tools at the National Synchrotron Light Source II at DOE's Brookhaven National Laboratory. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:30:00 EST Energy Secretary Moniz Showcases National Laboratories on the Hill National Lab Day on the Hill highlighted notable research projects from across the National Laboratory system. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:30:00 EST Elusive Quantum Transformations Found Near Absolute Zero Brookhaven Lab and Stony Brook University researchers measured a magnetic material's ultra-cold quantum fluctuations to guide the design of new high-performance materials. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:00:00 EST Brookhaven Physicist Ivan Bozovic Elected to European Academy of Sciences Ivan Bozovic has been elected to Academia Europea—the European Academy of Humanities, Letters and Sciences—in recognition of his lifetime achievements in advancing research and theory on superconductors and other complex materials. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:30:00 EST First Indirect Evidence of So-Far Undetected Strange Baryons New supercomputing calculations provided the first evidence that particles predicted by the theory of quark-gluon interactions but never before observed are being produced in heavy-ion collisions at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 07:30:00 EST Dali Quartet to Perform at Brookhaven Lab, Sept. 10 The Dali Quartet will perform at Brookhaven Lab on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at noon in Berkner Hall. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:30:00 EST