Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne National Laboratory

Energy innovators will be embedded at Argonne

There’s more than one way to clean up contamination

Argonne user facility provides unique equipment and expertise

Temporary workers are factor in increased water use in North Dakota Bakken oil shale region

Argonne coating shows surprising potential to improve reliability in wind power

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.


Researchers using the Advanced Photon Source found a way to harness the quantum behavior of solid oxide fuel cells to make them even more efficient and robust. In doing so, they’ve observed a new type of phase transition in an oxide material.
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