Aharon Kapitulnik received the Heike Kamerlingh Onnes Prize for Outstanding Superconductivity Experiments at the Ninth International Conference on Materials and Mechanisms of Superconductivity in Tokyo last September. Kapitulnik wins big for work on unconventional superconductors

Aharon Kapitulnik, a physicist at the DOE's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and Stanford University, has received the 2009 Heike Kamerlingh Onnes Prize for Outstanding Superconductivity Experiments.

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Researcher Hugh Thomas examines NETL refractory test bricks being developed for improved service life in gasifiers.NETL identifies refractory compositions as having potential for slagging gasifier liners

The Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) is developing refractory material with improved performance that could replace the high chrome oxide materials currently used as liner materials in high-temperature slagging gasifiers.

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DOE Pulse
  • Number 297  |
  • October 12, 2009