Chemistry Division serves the Laboratory's core national security mission areas of weapons science and threat reduction with innovative chemical science and technology. Our capabilities are also essential for the emerging mission areas of energy security, civilian-sector R&D, and industrial partnering. Chemistry capabilities include analytical chemistry and measurement science; physical chemistry and molecular spectroscopy; isotope and actinide science; nuclear and radiochemistry; nanoscience; material processing and characterization; and chemical engineering. Please visit our Research Highlights.
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News from Chemistry
“Homogeneous Catalysis Methodologies for the Upgrading of Biomass Derived Molecules” (Symposium #301)
John C. Gordon, Los Alamos National Laboratory (Corresponding Organizer)
Pacifichem 2015 - Call for Abstracts January 1 - April 3.
Los Alamos work on solar concentrators was listed as one of the "10 Amazing Tech Inventions of 2014" by the International Business Times.
Read more about this technological breakthrough. 12/10/14