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The New Mexico Consortium (NMC) is non-profit corporation formed by three New Mexico universities in order to facilitate research in the state of New Mexico, and specifically to increase research collaborations between universities, industry and Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).
The New Mexico Consortium is committed to the health and safety of our research and administrative staff. We continue normal operations working remotely and by adhering to Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s work restriction policies. For the latest coronavirus information, please monitor the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) webpage. Please contact us if needed by emailing info@newmexicoconsortium.org.

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NMC NEWS

Congratulations Laura Brandt 2020 HSD Peer Award

The New Mexico Consortium wants to congratulate 2020 Heliophysics Science Division Peer Award winners. This NASA Goddard Flight Center Award given out each year is unique in that it is an award given to someone nominated by their peers who makes everyone’s work lives better. The Peer Awards ceremony held virtually this year was a
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Time to Register for 31st Supercomputing Challenge!

It is time to register for the 31st Supercomputing Challenge! This program is for middle school and high school students of northern New Mexico to work on a computational science project during the school year. This nationally recognized program promotes critical thinking and project-based learning in science and engineering, and is a a venue for
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UbiQD Featured As One of 15 Companies Selected by JTIP

UbiQD is featured as one of 15 companies supported in August by the Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP). The JTIP Board approved $2 million in support of 457 new jobs to be created in New Mexico. This funding supports new jobs at UbiQD, Inc., in Los Alamos as well as at 14 other companies in
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NMC RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS

Hjelm and Mang’s New Publication on Explosives Performance

Rex P. Hjelm, a scientist at the New Mexico Consortium and Los Alamos National Laboratory, and Joseph T. Mang of Los Alamos National Laboratory have published a new paper titled: “Preferred Void Orientation in Uniaxially Pressed PBX 9502”. This work has recently been accepted to the journal Propellants, Explosives, Pyrotechnics. This research used the scattering
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Spartina Comes Up With a Promising Treatment to Cure COVID-19

Spartina Biotechnologies has just released exciting news of their latest technologies called SIREN™, which is a promising treatment to cure COVID-19. This new technology is designed to stop the replication of the COVID-19 virus in the infected patient while also giving a kick-start to the patient’s own innate immunity. This gives them double protection for
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Keeping an Eye on COVID-19 Mutations

Recently, Nature has published the article The Coronavirus is Mutating – Does It Matter?, which talks about the work of Bette Korber, a Los Alamos National Laboratory scientist and New Mexico Consortium affiliate. In March 2020, David Montefiori, who directs an AIDS-vaccine research laboratory at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, and Bette Korber, an
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