Argonne National Laboratory

Operations

First Friday Forum: Meet new program initiator

Lydia Finney (XSD) will be introduced as the new WIST Program Initiator.

Finney is interested in hearing employees' thoughts and will share with employees some of her ideas on themes for future First Friday forums, workshops and seminars. All employees are welcome to attend.

‘What’s NEXT’ employee climate survey findings

Shuttle service will be provided beginning at 9:15 a.m. with stops at Buildings 201, 212, 202, 240, 203, 208, 200, 205 and 362. Return trips following the talk.

Rachel UrquhartApril 26, 2016

Senior Employment and Benefits Counsel

Mission Support Engagement on Sponsored Research Contracts

Abstract:  A team from Mission Support (including TDC (BD and SRO), Legal and OCF-PRO-Contracts Administration) will discuss best practices in regards to sponsored research (SPP/CRADA) contracts. We will clarify roles, responsibilities, and expectations in regards to the overall process and timing. We will also answer questions and address any issues/concerns on any aspect of the sponsored research process.

Engine design takes a major leap at ArgonneApril 8, 2016

A team with Argonne's Virtual Engine Research Institute and Fuels Initiative (VERIFI) announce that they have completed development of engineering simulation code and workflows that will allow as many as 10,000 engine simulations to be conducted simultaneously on the Mira supercomputer.

Supratik GuhaMarch 29, 2016

Division Director

Women scientists and engineers who have been instrumental in the early years at the laboratory

The seminar will highlight women who were instrumental in the early years of the laboratory and explain how their technical and professional achievements impacted the laboratory.

Sarah OwensMarch 25, 2016

Microbiologist

Making Mentoring Meaningful

Workshop attendees will learn methods to get the most impact from a mentoring relationship, including how to foster the mentoring relationship, defining mentoring needs, tracking outcomes and evaluating impact. Learning objectives are applicable to both mentors and mentees at all career levels.