Argonne National Laboratory

Scaling this research up may mean you could one day replace the gas in your cars and generators with hydrogen, a greener option.

Manufactures of turbine engines for airplanes, automobiles and electric-generation plants could realize greater energy efficiency thanks to a novel testing device.

Using Argonne's Advanced Photon Source (right), researchers gain knowledge that could have implications for diabetes treatment and agriculture.

Four researchers earn the laboratory's highest scientific and engineering rank.

Scientists capture the first image and analysis of nanostructures in solution.

Scientific User Facilities

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.
Center for Nanoscale Materials
The CNM offers expertise, instruments and infrastructure for interdisciplinary nanoscience research.
Electron Microscopy Center
The EMC offers unique capabilities for electron beam characterization to solve materials problems.
Transportation Research and Analysis Computing Center
TRACC applies high-performance computing to priority transportation challenges.


Challenged by a 9-year-old science enthusiast, Dr. Peter Littlewood accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at an event at the Chicago Fire's Toyota Park that raised nearly $7,000 for research on the disease.
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