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 DNA Double Helix Does Double Duty in Assembling Arrays of Nanoparticles Synthetic pieces of biological molecule form framework and glue for making nanoparticle clusters and arrays. Mon, 25 May 2015 11:00:00 EST Engineering Phase Changes in Nanoparticle Arrays Scientists alter attractive and repulsive forces between DNA-linked particles to make dynamic, phase-shifting forms of nanomaterials. Mon, 25 May 2015 11:00:00 EST Visualizing How Radiation Bombardment Boosts Superconductivity Study shows how heavy-ion induced atomic-scale defects in iron-based superconductors "pin" potentially disruptive quantum vortices, enabling high currents to flow unimpeded. Fri, 22 May 2015 14:00:00 EST John F. Carney, Jr. Named Manager of Brookhaven Lab's Laboratory Protection Division John F. Carney, Jr. has been named manager of the Laboratory Protection Division at BNL, effective May 18. Thu, 21 May 2015 07:30:00 EST Daedalus Quartet to Give a Recital at Brookhaven Lab, June 10 The Daedalus Quartet will give a recital at Brookhaven Lab at noon on June 10 in Berkner Hall. The program will include Beethoven's Quartet Op. 18, No. 3 and Janacek's Quartet No. 1 Kreutzer Sonata. Fri, 15 May 2015 15:00:00 EST U.S. Energy Secretary Honors Brookhaven Lab Team for Building Large Hadron Collider Magnets Energy Secretary Moniz presented one of the U.S. Department of Energy's most prestigious awards to a 17-member team based at Brookhaven Lab for completing two superconducting magnets for the Large Hadron Collider on time and under budget with increased scope. Mon, 11 May 2015 07:30:00 EST DOE's Office of Science Selects 44 Scientists to Receive Early Career Research Program Funding Brookhaven Lab physicist Jing Tao will use the funding to explore elusive quantum phenomena with major potential applications. Fri, 8 May 2015 07:30:00 EST Brookhaven Lab Scientist Yimei Zhu to be Honored at Asian American Celebration Brookhaven scientist Yimei Zhu will be honored as a distinguished Asian-American professional for his contributions to condensed matter physics and nano science Thu, 7 May 2015 14:30:00 EST U.S.-CERN Agreement Paves Way for New Era of Scientific Discovery A new agreement between the United States and the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) signed today will pave the way for renewed collaboration in particle physics, promising to yield new insights into fundamental particles and the nature of matter and our universe. Thu, 7 May 2015 13:30:00 EST Winning Projects at Brookhaven Lab's 2015 Elementary School Science Fair from 'Snow Problem' to 'Don't Let it Burn' More than 500 science projects from 118 Suffolk County schools were entered into the 2015 Elementary School Science Fair. The Fair, sponsored by Brookhaven National Laboratory and coordinated by the Lab's Office of Educational Programs, was held at the Laboratory on May 2. Thu, 7 May 2015 09:00:00 EST