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What's Happening at ORISE

  • Derek Hagemeyer, director of Independent Environmental Assessment and Verification

    Feature Story

    Hagemeyer to contribute to United Nations Committee publication

    Derek Hagemeyer was nominated and accepted by the United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) to serve on the expert group developing a report titled, “Evaluation of Public Exposure to Ionizing Radiation from Natural and Man-made Sources.”

  • DOE Scholars: Augustus Pendleton

    Research Spotlight

    Fascination with oceans draws Midwest student to study microbiology, join DOE Scholars Program

    As part of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program, Augustus Pendleton studied ways to help reduce the nation’s carbon footprint at DOE’s Bioenergy Technologies Office. Pendleton is pictured here sitting on a bale of corn stover (elements remaining after most of the corn is harvested), one example of a feedstock that BETO is exploring how to convert efficiently into clean energy.