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ORNL's Gabriel to discuss National Spallation Neutron Source project

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Nov. 5, 1997 — Dr. Tony Gabriel of the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), will present "Spallation Neutron Source - Overview of Target Systems," during a showcase lecture at 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13 in ORNL's Wigner Auditorium.

Gabriel is the director of the target systems for the National Spallation Neutron Source (NSNS) project. He will provide an overview of the technologies that are being utilized to design and build a state-of-the-art high powered, short-pulsed and reliable target station for the National Spallation Neutron Source.

Responsible for directing the research and development activities leading to the production of the target systems, Gabriel is also a fellow of the American Physical Society and American Nuclear Society.

The lecture is open to the public. Those wishing to arrange a visitor's pass should call the ORNL Public Affairs office at 574-4160 in advance.

ORNL, one of DOE's multiprogram national research and development facilities, is managed by Lockheed Martin Energy Research Corporation.