Laboratory researchers describe how antineutrino detectors could aid in nuclear nonproliferation efforts

March 16, 2020

With advances by scientists at LLNL and other institutions, researchers are moving closer to the day when they can deploy technology to remotely monitor antineutrinos from nuclear power plants at long distances.


The Little Neutrino Experiment That Could

January 6, 2020

PROSPECT is a unique neutrino–antineutrino detection project aimed at investigating fundamental particle physics and improving detection sensitivity for nuclear fission reactions.


A universal tool to improve global security

February 22, 2019

Elusive antineutrinos can help monitor nuclear power plants and other activity.


Victory Through Annihilation: Jason Brodsky’s Neutrinos that Saved the Universe

August 27, 2018

Jason Brodsky says his work is like “looking for a candle in a raging inferno.” But the Lawrence Livermore physicist believes finding that “candle” could be the key to understanding existence itself.


Understanding the universe through neutrinos

July 13, 2018

LLNL scientists have proposed the nEXO experiment, a candidate for the next generation of neutrinoless double-beta decay experiments.


PROSPECTing for antineutrinos

May 18, 2018

PROSPECT has completed installation of a novel antineutrino detector that will probe the possible existence of a new form of matter—sterile neutrinos.


Lawrence Livermore to lead United States–United Kingdom consortium for demonstrating remote monitoring of nuclear reactors

March 27, 2018

LLNL will lead a new international multi-laboratory and university collaboration for nonproliferation research.