Technology

Atkins Nuclear Secured’s Isotek Systems Strengthens Partnership to Advance Cancer Treatment Research

SNC-Lavalin's Isotek Systems, LLC (Isotek) business is pleased to announce that its sales agreement with nuclear innovation company TerraPower, LLC has been expanded to further refine thorium (Th-229). The new agreement will further aid the nuclear innovator in its cancer treatment research by delivering an enhanced purified product and add to the over $90 million taxpayer dollars saved under this innovative public-private partnership.
By |April 14th, 2021||0 Comments|

New Tech Mines Old Batteries to Find Critical Ingredients for Electric Vehicles

Recycling batteries is time-consuming and involves dangerous chemicals. This new process could make it easier—and reduce the amount of mining required to fuel the clean energy economy.
By |April 12th, 2021||0 Comments|

UT Recognized for Technologies that Protect Lives from COVID-19

The University of Tennessee has been on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, from the N95 mask technology to developing systems to quickly and safely screen vaccines, as used by Moderna and Pfizer. These contributions were recently recognized by AUTM’s Better World Project, which named the University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) as its 2020 Legend Award honoree and spotlighted its work on Gene Pool Innovations for its role in moving academic research from the lab to the marketplace.
By |April 12th, 2021||0 Comments|

Quantum Computing Enables Simulations to Unravel Mysteries of Magnetic Materials

A multi-institutional team became the first to generate accurate results from materials science simulations on a quantum computer that can be verified with neutron scattering experiments and other practical techniques. Researchers from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory; the University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Purdue University and D-Wave Systems harnessed the power of quantum annealing, a form of quantum computing, by embedding an existing model into a quantum computer.
By |February 11th, 2021||0 Comments|

C2 Labs Announces General Availability of Atlasity Community Edition

C2 Labs, an agile digital transformation partner focused on delivering continuously compliant solutions to regulated industries, announced the general availability and release of Atlasity Community Edition, the world’s first freemium Integrated Compliance Management automation platform designed for heavily regulated industries.
By |February 8th, 2021||0 Comments|