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- Congratulations to Christopher Hannon, T5/CNLS GRA, who recently won the best paper award at ACM PADS (Principles of Advanced Discrete Simulation) conference.
- CNLS Postdoc Mentor and Collaborator, Carleton Coffrin, A-1, was recently featured in the news for his open-source software, Severe Contingency Solver, that helps government agencies better plan for power outages caused by extreme events.
- Congratulations Enrique Batista, CNLS Deputy Director, and Ping Yang, T-1, on being recognized and awarded LANL Distinguished Postdoc Mentors Awards. This award recognizes the positive impact and contributions that a mentor makes during a postdoc's appointment and who demonstrate a level of mentoring beyond expectations. Congratulations Enrique and Ping!
- T-4/CNLS Postdoc Fuxiang Li co-published a paper with CNLS alumni Nikolai Sinitsyn and Prof. Vladimir Y Chernyak from Wayne State University in Physical Review Letters. View 'Quantum Annealing and Thermalization: Insights from Integrability' here.
- Congratulations to Angel E. Garcia, the Director of CNLS, on being named a 2018 Los Alamos National Laboratory Fellow.
- Congratulations to Sergei Tretiak, a member of the CNLS Executive Committee, on being named a 2018 Los Alamos National Laboratory Fellow.
- Jennifer Hollingsworth, a member fo the CNLS Executive Committee, has been named a 2018 Fellow by the American Physics Society (APS).
Wilton Kort-Kamp, former CNLS postdoc and current LANL T-4 staff, was awarded the Leon Heller Postdoctoral Publication Prize in Theoretical Physics.
- Sydney Andrews Receives DOE Graduate Fellowship, Los Alamos Daily Post article
- Christopher Neale's slides titled 'How to Give an Effective Research Presentation' are available here.
- CNLS postdoc, Wilton Kort-Kamp recently published "Casimir force phase transitions in the graphene family" in Nature Communications.
- Former CNLS Postdoc Sebastian Deffner was announced as the 2016 winner of the New Journal of Physics Early Career Award which emphasizes recognition of early career brilliance and contributions to the field. Congratulations Sebastian!
- T-4/CNLS Postdoc Wilton Kort-Kamp has been awarded the Brazilian CAPES 2016 PhD Thesis Award in Physics and Astronomy for the best PhD thesis. His PhD thesis is titled "Novel approaches to tailor and tune light-matter interactions at the nanoscale." This prize is awarded by the Brazilian Government though its CAPES program, and it the highest award in Brazil for PhD thesis. He will receive his prize by the Brazilian president later this year. Congratulations Wilton!
- T-4/CNLS Postdoc Fuxiang Li co-published a paper with CNLS alumni Nikolai Sinitsyn in Physical Review Letters. View 'Quantum Effects in Higher-Order Correlators of a Quantum-Dot Spin Qubit' here.
- Graduate Student Mowen Lu won the best poster award at the DTRA Basic Research Technical Review on July 20, 2016 in Washington DC.
- Malcolm G Boshier, a member of CNLS Executive Committeee, has been elected Secretary/Treasurer of the APS Topical Group on Precision Measurements and Fundamental Constants.
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- CNLS would like to welcome Forrest Sheldon from the University of California, San Diego who will be working with Marc Vuffray and Francesco Caravelli in T-4, and Andrey Lokhov in T-5.
- CNLS would like to welcome Ryan Jadrich from the University of Illinois Urbana who will be working with Chris Ticknor, Kipton Barros, and Jeffrey Leiding in T-1.
- CNLS would like to welcome Danny Rehn from Stanford University who will be working with Ann Wills in XCP-5.
- CNLS would like to welcome Tillmann Weisser from the University of Toulouse who will be working with Sidhant Misra in T-5.
- CNLS would like to welcome Andreas Baertschi from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich who will be working with Stephan Eidenbnez with NSEC and Hristo Djidjev in CCS-3.
- CNLS woudl like to welcome Yigit Subasi from the University of Maryland who will be working with Rolando Somma in T-4 and Andrew Somborger in CCS-7.
- CNLS would like to welcome Amy Migliori from the University of California, San Diego who will be working with Chris Neale in T-6.
- CNLS would like to welcome Justin Smith from the University of Florida who will be working with Sergei Tretiak in T-1 and Kipton Barros in T-1.
- CNLS would like to welcome Ingo Tews from the Technical University of Darmstadt who will be working with Joseph Carlson in T-2, Joseph Gandolfi in T-2 , and Joshua Dolence in in CCS-2.
|What is CNLS?
The Center for Nonlinear Studies (CNLS) is part of the Laboratory's Theoretical Division, and it organizes research related to
nonlinear and complex systems phenomena. CNLS was formed in October of 1980.
CNLS Mission Statement
- Identify and study complex nonlinear phenomena using a diverse set of research approaches and methodologies, particularly those of statistical physics, nonlinear science, applied mathematics and numerical simulation.
- Promote the use of scientific results in applied research.
- Stimulate the formation of interdisciplinary approaches to complex problems.
- Facilitate the interchange of scientific results and ideas between Laboratory scientists and external centers of excellence.
- Encourage the exploration of new scientific frontiers at the interface between conventional disciplines.
- Support a broad spectrum of interdisciplinary science that underpins the Laboratory's mission in national security.
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