Argonne National Laboratory

Technology transfer

Lead-acid battery companies join forces with Argonne National Laboratory to enhance battery performanceSeptember 1, 2016

Exploring the unrealized potential of lead batteries is the goal of a new collaboration between Argonne National Laboratory and two leading lead recycling and lead battery manufacturing companies, RSR Technologies and East Penn Manufacturing.

Energy Department awards five new Argonne-business collaborations under Small Business Vouchers pilotAugust 23, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy announced that 43 small businesses will participate in the second round of the Small Business Vouchers pilot. With vouchers in hand, these businesses can better leverage the world-class capabilities of the DOE national laboratories.

Argonne discovery yields self-healing diamond-like carbonAugust 5, 2016

A group of researchers at Argonne discovered a revolutionary diamond-like film that is generated by the heat and pressure of an automotive engine. The discovery of this ultra-durable, self-lubricating tribofilm could have profound implications for the efficiency and durability of future engines and other moving metal parts.

Entrepreneur application opens for new $4.4 million energy incubator at Argonne National LaboratoryJuly 18, 2016

Argonne National Laboratory’s new innovation accelerator program for science and energy entrepreneurs, called Chain Reaction Innovations, opens the application period for its first cohort.