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Over 1500 scientists, engineers, technicians and support professionals work together at SLAC to conduct world-class research. Photo: Peter Ginter. Click for high-res version (.tif) . Menlo Park, Calif.—When the going gets tough, the tough turn to science. And the recent revitalization of U.S. science has brought new projects—and jobs—to SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. As a result, we need you! Just over a year ago, budget cuts led to project closures and layoffs at the lab. Today, renewed national science funding and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act are energizing both new and existing programs for ...
As of 2010, Stanford is the second-most selective academic institution in the country with an acceptance rate of 7.1 percent (the most competitive being Harvard , with a 6.9 percent acceptance rate). Stanford enrolls approximately 6,800 undergraduate and 8,300 graduate students from the United States and around the world. The university is divided into a number of schools, including the Stanford Graduate School of Business , Stanford Law School , Stanford School of Medicine , and Stanford School of Engineering . The university's assets include a US$12.6 billion endowment, the third-largest endowment of any academic institution.
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Ask Scicurious: Do you want to go to an SLAC? : Neurotopia
Most knowledgeable Dr. Scicurious (for which title much congratulations), this aspiring neuroscientist finds itself at a great turning point in its young life, and in need of guidance from its elders. I am going to college in the fall to begin my training as a scientist; I am trying to decide whether to attend a large university or a small liberal arts college, and leaning slightly towards the SLAC. My career plans after that are the usual scientist stuff, get my PhD, try to get tenure at an MRU, you know the drill. I am aware that even a blogger as great as you probably cannot give me an easy answer as to which I should attend, ... market research, surveys and trends
Berkeley Lab Part of California Team to Receive up to $122 million ...
Washington, D.C. – As part of a broad effort to achieve breakthrough innovations in energy production, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman today announced an award of up to $122 million over five years to a multidisciplinary team of top scientists to establish an Energy Innovation Hub aimed at developing revolutionary methods to generate fuels directly from sunlight. The Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP), to be led by the California Institute of Technology (Cal Tech) in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), will bring together leading ... market research, surveys and trends

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Palo Alto Online : Federal stimulus funds create new jobs at SLAC
Uploaded: Wednesday, July 1, 2009, 3:49 PM                                              Federal stimulus funds create new jobs at SLAC After sizeable layoffs last year, SLAC National Accelerator Lab is hiring by Daniela Reichelstein Palo Alto Online Staff With 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds flowing into science-research firms in Silicon Valley, officials at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Job Details - Search For Current Openings - Jobs at SLAC
The Purchasing Department at SLAC has an opening for a Subcontract Administrator, to conduct procurement activities for a wide variety of complex subcontracts, purchase orders/subcontracts for procurements. This position will be responsible for preparing and negotiating high level purchase orders/subcontracts ranging in value from $10,000 to multi-million dollars and will also make decisions and develop recommended courses of action under conditions of uncertainty. The position will be responsible to soliciting, negotiating, awarding and administering various large dollar value subcontracts and procurements. Monitor supplier ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Loss of Personally Identifiable Information (Pll)
SLAC's Human Resources Director be informed by the custodian of the Pll of its loss or suspected compromise just as soon as it is discovered (all custodians ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
SLAC Assurance Program Description
This program is described at the “Training & Development – SLAC Human Resources” web site14 and also at the “ES&H Training” web site.15 ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Microsoft PowerPoint - Final-News-From-Slac
Jun 9, 2005 ... Human Resources. Lee Lyon,. Director. Chief Financial. Officer .... Institute building on the SLAC site funding by gift from Fred Kavli ...
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I'm working at a lab where our nitrogen use has jumped to almost 4x our normal use pattern. All the valves have been checked, non are open we suspect a leak anyone have any strategies for this type of leak? We probably have close to 3 miles of pipe to check. We can't push to much through the pipes since it is connected to some pricey and delicate equipment. posted 1 month ago in Public Health and Safety | Closed Share This Marketing Professional - Freelance Writer - Research - Proposals - Training - Marketing Materials - Editing see all my answers This was selected as Best Answer My husband works at Stanford Linear ...
Changing the Way We Do Science - with Google Software
In February, the National Science Foundation announced the Cluster Exploratory, a program that funds research designed to run on a large-scale distributed computing platform developed by Google and IBM in conjunction with six pilot universities. The cluster will consist of 1,600 processors, several terabytes of memory, and hundreds of terabytes of storage, along with the software, including Google File System, IBM's Tivoli, and an open source version of Google's MapReduce. Early CluE projects will include simulations of the brain and the nervous system and other biological research that lies somewhere between wetware ...