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Signals from this showerhead can cut water consumption by 10 percent. (Image by www.ujishower.com)
New report highlights technologies that help consumers reduce water consumption

What technology features can researchers take from other industries to change consumers’ water habits? A new Argonne report explores the options.

December 21, 2016
Argonne nuclear engineer Bob Hill was honored this week as a Fellow of the American Nuclear Society. (Image by Argonne National Laboratory.)
Hill named a fellow of the American Nuclear Society

Bob Hill, technical director of advanced nuclear energy research and development at the U.S.

November 17, 2016
Elia Merzari, a nuclear engineer at Argonne, received the George Westinghouse silver medal for his leadership and contributions to the power field.
Argonne engineer receives prestigious medal

Argonne nuclear engineer Elia Merzari has been awarded the George Westinghouse Silver Medal from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

August 18, 2016
An Argonne researcher works with a new magnetic nanofiber. Argonne researchers were honored recently for their work with Qorvo, Inc., to integrate the nanofibers into the company’s microwave devices.
Two Argonne researchers honored with Federal Laboratory Consortium award

Two Argonne researchers were honored recently with an Excellence in Technology Transfer Award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium’s Midwest Region.

July 20, 2016
Dileep Singh is the leader of Argonne’s Energy Systems Thermal-Mechanical Technologies Group.
Singh receives ASM International fellowship

Dileep Singh of Argonne's Energy Systems Division has been named an ASM International fellow.

June 27, 2016
Temitope Taiwo, deputy director of Argonne’s Nuclear Engineering (NE) Division, was named a fellow of the American Nuclear Society.
Taiwo named American Nuclear Society fellow

Temitope Taiwo, deputy director of Argonne's Nuclear Engineering (NE) Division, was named a fellow of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) at the 2016 annual meet

June 14, 2016
Dominik Karbowski received the Best Paper Award–North America for “Vehicle Energy Management Optimisation Through Digital Maps and Connectivity” at the 2015 ITS World Congress in Bordeaux, France.
Argonne Team Takes Home Best Paper at ITS 2015

Dominik Karbowski recently received the Best Paper Award–North America at the 2015 ITS World Congress in Bordeaux, France, the world’s largest event focused on intelligent transportation.

November 13, 2015
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Six Argonne entries named finalists for R&D 100 Awards

Six entries from the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory have been named finalists for the 2015 edition of the R&D 100 Awards.

July 23, 2015
Ali Erdemir has dedicated nearly his entire career to reducing the friction between moving parts, an effort that recently culminated in his receipt of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers’ Mayo D. Hersey Award “in recognition of distinguished and continued contribution over a substantial period of time to the advancement of lubrication science and engineering.”
Tribology researcher recognized for distinguished career

Ali Erdemir has dedicated nearly his entire career to reducing the friction between moving parts, an effort that recently culminated in his receipt of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers’ Mayo D. Hersey Award “in recognition of distinguished and continued contribution over a substantial period of time to the advancement of lubrication science and engineering.”

June 9, 2015
Argonne Associate Laboratory Director Mark Peters was honored this week as a Fellow of the American Nuclear Society. (Click image to view larger.)
Mark Peters named an ANS Fellow

Associate Laboratory Director Mark Peters was honored this week as a Fellow of the American Nuclear Society. Fellow is the highest member status presented by the society, and is granted for outstanding accomplishments in the areas of nuclear science and technology.

June 3, 2015