Argonne National Laboratory

Scientists study ways to integrate biofuels and food crops on farms

Phatak wins 2015-16 NU-Argonne Early Career Investigator Award for Energy Research

5 properties of physics that affect your gas mileage

Analysis shows increased carbon intensity from Canadian oil sands

APS helps explain why one material works better at high voltages

Scientific User Facilities

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.
Advanced Photon Source
The APS generates the most brilliant high-energy X-ray beams for research in the Western Hemisphere.
Argonne Leadership Computing Facility
The ALCF accelerates major scientific discoveries by designing and providing world-leading computing 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.


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