Ames Laboratory

Ames Laboratory is a company that seeks solutions to energy-related problems through the exploration of physics, chemistry, engineering, applied mathematics, and materials sciences. It is engaged in the discovery, synthesis, analysis, and application of new materials, chemistries, and analytical tools.

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HQAmes, IA, US
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Ames Laboratory was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Ames, IA, US

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Key People/Management at Ames Laboratory

Adam Schwartz

Adam Schwartz

Steve Hamilton

Steve Hamilton

Chief Operations Officer
Jennifer Lohrbach

Jennifer Lohrbach

Chief Information Officer
Karl Duke

Karl Duke

Director of Procurement
Thomas Lograsso

Thomas Lograsso

Director, Critical Materials Institute
Chelsey Aisenbrey

Chelsey Aisenbrey

Director of Human Resources and Diversity
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Ames Laboratory Office Locations

Ames Laboratory has an office in Ames
Ames, IA, US (HQ)
Technical and Administrative Services Facility, 2408 Pammel Dr
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Ames Laboratory News and Updates

New algorithms advance the computing power of early-stage quantum computers

A group of scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory has developed computational quantum algorithms that are capable of efficient and highly accurate simulations of static and dynamic properties of quantum systems. The algorithms are valuable tools to gain greater insight into th…

Two CMI technologies named 2021 R&D100 Award winners

Two technologies developed by the Critical Materials Institute (CMI) won 2021 R&D 100 Awards in the Mechanical Devices/Materials category. R&D World announced the top 100 scientific innovations of the year, as selected by independent panel of more than 50 judges representing R&D leaders …

Computational discovery of complex alloys could speed the way to green aviation

Computational materials science experts at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory and their collaborators have identified the source of and the way to tune the strength and ductility of a class of materials called high-entropy alloys. The discovery may help power-generation and aviation ind…

Tough magnet tech scores an R&D100 award for Critical Materials Institute at Ames Laboratory

A tougher, less brittle samarium-cobalt magnet produced by researchers at the Critical Materials Institute (CMI), a Department of Energy Innovation Hub led by the Ames Laboratory, has won a 2021 R&D 100 award. The award was announced Oct. 20 at a virtual ceremony.

Ames Laboratory Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ames Laboratory founded?

    Ames Laboratory was founded in 1947.

  • Who are Ames Laboratory key executives?

    Ames Laboratory's key executives are Adam Schwartz, Steve Hamilton and Jennifer Lohrbach.

  • How many employees does Ames Laboratory have?

    Ames Laboratory has 307 employees.

  • Who are Ames Laboratory competitors?

    Competitors of Ames Laboratory include Imeco Inter Sarana, QuesTek Innovations and Virginia Transformer.

  • Where is Ames Laboratory headquarters?

    Ames Laboratory headquarters is located at Technical and Administrative Services Facility, 2408 Pammel Dr, Ames.

  • Where are Ames Laboratory offices?

    Ames Laboratory has an office in Ames.

  • How many offices does Ames Laboratory have?

    Ames Laboratory has 1 office.