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Los Alamos National Laboratory

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The Fellows, recognized for their extraordinary career contributions, serve as advisors and mentors at all levels of the Laboratory


  • Coordinator
  • Manvendra Dubey
  • Earth System Observations
  • (505) 665-3128
  • Email
  • Past Coordinator
  • David S. Moore
  • Shock and Detonation Physics
  • (505) 667-6372
  • Email
  • Deputy Coordinator
  • Steven Elliott
  • Neutron Science & Technology
  • (505) 665-0068
  • Email
  • Secretary
  • John Gordon
  • Inorganic Isotope & Actinide Chemistry
  • (505)665-6962
  • Email
  • Fellows Emeritus Advisor
  • Cheryl Kuske
  • Bioenergy and Biome Sciences
  • (505)665-4800
  • Email

Who are the Fellows?

The Laboratory Fellows organization was established in 1981 and is made up of technical staff members who have been appointed by the Director to the rank of Fellow in recognition of sustained outstanding contributions and exceptional promise for continued professional achievement.

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From top left, Brian Albright, Patrick Chain, Dana Dattelbaum, Michael Hamada,
Anna Hayes-Sterbenz, Michael Prime and Laura Smilowitz are 2019 Lab Fellows.


February Meeting:

Tuesday, February 18 th
San Ildefonso Conference Room
(TA-03/Bldg. 0207/ Rm 240)


  • Fellows Action Task Force: Priorities 3:30-3:50
    John Gordon, M. Dubey and volunteers
  • W/Q/E Mentoring Program: 3:50-4:45
    Christine Starr, Chair
    Mike Prime, Mentor experiences Discussions
  • Fellows Activities: Aggregate, Organize & Report: 4:45-5:00
    Management Interface, Frontiers in Science, Fellows on Tap etc.

Nomination procedures and prize details located at:

Questions can be directed to Melissa Robinson of the Science Resource Office, mrobinson@lanl.gov, 667-8152.

Upcoming Events

Los Alamos National Laboratory Fellows Prize Ceremony
Monday, March 9, 2020
Ceremony and Reception: 3:00-5:00PM
JR Oppenheimer Center, 2nd Floor, Jemez/Cochiti Room
Please RSVP to rsvp_ste@lanl.gov by March 4, 2020
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