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"The Sleuth Kit"

Laboratory: Los Alamos National Laboratory Summary: tsk_get_files, a script that can rebuild a file structure from a disk image. Details: tsk_get_files is a script that uses "The Sleuth Kit" commands "fls" and "icat" to rebuild a file structure from a disk image. Although TSK is intended to be used...
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2014 R&D Budget

Greetings from D.C. President Obama released his FY 2014 budget in mid-April, including that portion informally known as the “R&D budget.” It’s been an interesting year budget-wise, with the FY 2013 budget approved halfway through the year, sequestration taking effect at...
2019 FLC Awards – Winners Announced
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2019 FLC Awards – Winners Announced

The Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer is pleased to announce the winners of its 2019 awards. A total of 30 awards will be presented to 27 laboratories representing 11 federal agencies. EXCELLENCE IN TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER Department of Agriculture USDA ARS Plains Area, Meat Animal...
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A Big News Month

It's been a busy few weeks in the news for technology transfer and the federal labs! Here are just a few headlines. July brought some new developments to the world of intellectual property—the first post-America Invents Act patent was issued around July 18. Only a few days earlier, Sen. Patrick...
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Adaptable Reagentless Detector

Laboratory: Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) Summary: NRL has developed a reusable biosensor that easily targets analytes, like toxins or hormones, with a controllable binding affinity. The sensor can be reused for subsequent sensing events once it is washed of analyte. It can be easily adapted to...
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Advanced Technology for Monitoring Air Quality

The saturation sampler is an outstanding example of a collaborative development that is reaching the international marketplace and serving needs worldwide. Numerous efforts ranging from monitoring indoor air quality to responding to catastrophic events have incorporated this advanced air sampling...
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Analytical Innovations Bring $10 Million Back to PNNL

A suite of analytical innovations used to detect and measure very low levels of compounds and elements for environmental, national security, and health applications has topped $10 million in licensing income for Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and its operator, Battelle. Most of the money...
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Apparatus for Stopping Vehicles

Laboratory: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Technology: An apparatus for externally controlling one or more brakes on a vehicle with a pressurized fluid braking system. The apparatus can include a pressurizable vessel that is adapted for fluid-tight coupling to the braking system. Impact to...
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Argonne - Medical Isotope Production

Over the summer, Argonne National Laboratory confirmed a new commercial method for producing a critical medical isotope. In June, Argonne demonstrated the production, separation and purification of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) using a process developed in cooperation with SHINE Medical Technologies. Mo-99...

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