URA Board of Trustees and staff tour Fermilab

URA Board of Trustees and staff tour Fermilab   Batavia, Ill — URA Trustees and staff tour Fermilab as part of the fall Board of Trustees meeting on October 26, 2022.   Seven trustees attended the tour including Nobel Laureate Barry Barish of California Institute of Technology, President Greg Fenves of Emory University, President Lisa Freeman of […] Read More

Universities Research Association 2022 Honorary Awards

June 15, 2022 BATAVIA, ILL. — The Universities Research Association Inc. (URA) URA’s 2022 Honorary Awardees on June 15 during the Annual Fermilab Users Meeting. URA President Dr. John Mester presented the awards to three Fermilab-associated scientists to congratulate them on their exceptional research. The awards are a part of the 55th Annual Fermilab Users […] Read More

Big boost for Fermilab’s short-baseline neutrino experiments

For more than a decade, the particle physics community has faced a perplexing puzzle: two experiments, LSND at Los Alamos and MiniBooNE at Fermilab, found hints of neutrino behavior that did not fit the usual assumption that the universe contains three types of neutrinos that have tiny masses and oscillate. The data from these two […] Read More

NNSA Awards Sandia National Laboratories Management & Operating Contract to National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia (NTESS)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) announced today it has awarded National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia (NTESS) with the management and operating contract for Sandia National Laboratories (SNL). NTESS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Honeywell International. Northrop Grumman and Universities Research Association will support NTESS in […] Read More

Alex Drlica-Wagner wins 2016 URA Tollestrup Award

For his work on the Dark Energy Survey, Alex Drlica-Wagner has earned the 2016 URA Tollestrup Award, which recognizes outstanding postdoctoral research at Fermilab or in collaboration with Fermilab scientists. Read More