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Title: Environmental Sciences Division annual progress report for period ending September 30, 1991

This progress report summarizes the research and development activities conducted in the Environmental Sciences Division of Oak Ridge National Laboratory during the period October 1, 1990, through September 30, 1991. The report is structured to provide descriptions of current activities and accomplishments in each of the division`s major organizational units. Following the sections describing the organizational units is a section devoted to lists of information necessary to convey the scope of the work in the division. The Environmental Sciences Division (ESD) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) conducts environmental research and analyses associated with both energy technology development and the interactions between people and the environment. The division engages in basic and applied research for a diverse list of sponsors. While the US Department of Energy (DOE) is the primary sponsor ESD staff also perform research for other federal agencies, state agencies, and private industry. The division works collaboratively with federal agencies, universities, and private organizations in achieving its research objectives and hosts a large number of visiting investigators from these organizations. Given the diverse interdisciplinary specialization of its staff, ESD provides technical expertise on complex environmental problems and renders technical leadership for major environmental issues of national and localmore » concern. This progress report highlights many of ESD`s accomplishment in these and other areas in FY 1991.« less
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
10145045
Report Number(s):
ORNL--6706
ON: DE92014914
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: DN: Environmental Sciences Division Publication No. 3826.; PBD: Apr 1992
Research Org:
Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; 58 GEOSCIENCES; 99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS//MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE; ORNL; RESEARCH PROGRAMS; ENVIRONMENT; ECOSYSTEMS; BIOTECHNOLOGY; US DOE PROGRAM MANAGEMENT; RISK ASSESSMENT; INFORMATION SYSTEMS; ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS; DATA ANALYSIS; BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS; GEOLOGY; BIOMASS; PROGRESS REPORT 540000; 550700; 580000; 990100; ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; MICROBIOLOGY; GEOSCIENCES; MANAGEMENT