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LDRD Day

The Laboratory Directed Research and Development (LDRD) program will host a special all-day, LDRD Day on Thursday, October 22, 2015, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the APS 402 Auditorium. Poster sessions will be held in the APS 402 Gallery.

Scientists, engineers and researchers can learn how to cultivate new R&D funding opportunities and develop collaborative networks with other researchers.

All interested employees are welcome to attend any of the presentations, poster sessions and networking events. There is no obligation to attend the full day.

National labs team to develop better, cheaper fuel cellsOctober 9, 2015

Argonne has joined a project funded by DOE's Fuel Cell Technologies Office to enhance the performance and durability of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells, while simultaneously reducing their cost.

What's NEXT survey event

Join us for some team-building fun and take the What’s NEXT survey. Public computers will be available for survey use at the events. Your confidential responses will help shape the building blocks of our organization. Volunteers will be available to answer any questions you may have about the survey.

Cookies will be served at the events.

For each survey completed, $1 will be donated to Argonne Combined Appeal from the lab director and deputy lab directors.

Fueling the Economy

Argonne helps make the United States a front-runner in the production of materials for advanced lithium-ion batteries used in plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and other applications.

What's NEXT survey event

Join us for some team-building fun and take the What’s NEXT survey. Public computers will be available for survey use at the events. Your confidential responses will help shape the building blocks of our organization. Volunteers will be available to answer any questions you may have about the survey.

Cookies will be served at the events.

For each survey completed, $1 will be donated to Argonne Combined Appeal from the lab director and deputy lab directors.

Employee Spotlight: Peter FriedmanSeptember 25, 2015

Systems Administrator

SunShot Initiative award funds scaleup of Argonne’s leading-edge thermal energy storage systemSeptember 16, 2015

On September 16, 2015, the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative program announced funding awards to several research projects that aim to make concentrating solar power (CSP) plants cost competitive with traditional forms of electricity.

MeV Summer School prepares next-generation nuclear scientistsSeptember 15, 2015

The Modeling, Experimentation and Validation, or MeV, Summer School is an annual 10-day program that provides early-career nuclear engineers with advanced studies in modeling, experimentation and validation of nuclear reactor design.

National Science Foundation awards $3.1 million to Chicago's Array of Things ProjectSeptember 14, 2015

NSF Grant will fund production and installation of 500 nodes in Chicago