Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne National Laboratory

Discovery finds current deflects magnetic structures

Diamond proves useful for growing graphene

Watery discovery could lead to new ways to capture light

Putting solar power to work all night long

Protein studies discover molecular secrets to recycling carbon and healing cells

Scientific User Facilities

Argonne Tandem Linac Accelerator System
ATLAS studies the properties of atomic nuclei, the core of matter, and the fuel of stars.
Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Climate Research Facility
Argonne manages and operates ARM’s flagship Southern Great Plains site.
Advanced Photon Source
The APS generates the most brilliant high-energy X-ray beams for research in the Western Hemisphere.
Center for Nanoscale Materials
The CNM offers expertise, instruments and infrastructure for interdisciplinary nanoscience research.
Transportation Research and Analysis Computing Center
TRACC applies high-performance computing to priority transportation challenges.
Argonne Leadership Computing Facility
The ALCF accelerates major scientific discoveries by designing and providing world-leading computing facilities.


Jeffrey L. Binder, former founding director of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Applied Research Institute, joins Argonne as the lab's new Associate Laboratory Director for Energy and Global Security.
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