Los Alamos Local Business
Local business in Los Alamos, NM
Thursday Oct 20 | via Newswise
LOS ALAMOS, N.M., October 20, 2016-A scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory was recently recognized by the National Nuclear Security Administration for his work towards ensuring the reliability and domestic supply of a critical medical isotope used for diagnostic imaging. Iain May received the award in recognition of his work to support the development of new production methods for molybdenum-99, the precursor isotope used to formulate radiopharmaceuticals that diagnose heart disease, cancer, neurologic disease and other applications. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 19 | via KOB-TV
Some New Mexico lawmakers are turning their focus to expanding broadband access in the state and increasing the speed of existing connections as a means to boost competitiveness. Senate Majority Whip Michael Padilla says more broadband will mean improvements in both education and the state's position in the national fight for high-wage jobs. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 18 | via Newswise
LOS ALAMOS, N.M., Oct. 18, 2016-Two senior scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory are being honored by the American Physical Society for their fundamental contributions in nuclear physics and biophysics. Joe Carlson of the Laboratory's Nuclear and Particle Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology group is the winner of the APS' 2017 Herman Feshbach Prize in theoretical nuclear physics, and Alan Perelson, of Theoretical Biology and Biophysics, is the recipient of the APS' 2017 Max Delbruck Prize in Biological Physics. Comment?
Thursday Oct 13 | via Newswise
LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico, Oct. 13, 2016- Researchers at Los Alamos National Laboratory have developed a rocket motor concept that could pave the way for CubeSats zooming across space. These small, low-cost satellites are an easy way for scientists to access space, but are lacking in one key area, on-board propulsion. Comment?
Monday Oct 10 | via Courthouse News Service
Already the strangest county in New Mexico, Los Alamos has a new distinction: the only county to be sued by its sheriff for trying to eliminate his job altogether. Sheriff Marco Lucero sued Los Alamos County in Santa Fe County Court last week, claiming that a measure on the Nov. 8 ballot to eliminate his office is unconstitutional. Comment?
Thursday Oct 6 | via Las Cruces Sun-News
Amid concerns from regulators over hazardous waste and contamination, a new report says the Los Alamos National Laboratory will stop disposing low-level radioactive waste at its largest waste disposal area by October 2017. Report: Los Alamos to end some radioactive waste disposal LOS ALAMOS, N.M. - Amid concerns from regulators over hazardous waste and contamination, a new report says the Los Alamos National Laboratory will stop disposing low-level radioactive waste at its largest waste disposal area by October 2017. Comment?
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