Argonne National Laboratory

Technology transfer

Argonne’s new and improved industry and business outreachJune 1, 2014

During the last two and a half years, Argonne Technology Development & Commercialization—the business outreach arm of Argonne—underwent an extensive makeover that has put it in the best possible position to help ensure the nation's security and economic prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental, and nuclear-related challenges.

Argonne Recognized for Excellence in Technology TransferApril 11, 2014

Argonne researchers receive 2014 Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer from the Federal Laboratory Consortium

Argonne battery technology confirmed by U.S. Patent OfficeJanuary 29, 2014

The U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory is pleased to announce that after a careful reexamination of the relevant prior patents and publications, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has confirmed the novelty of U.S. Patent 6,677,082.

Solventless Process for Making Tackifiers and Adhesives

Energy-efficient, environmentally friendly, and economical solvent-free process for making tackifier dispersions

Pixelligent Technologies granted innovation research award by Dept. of EnergyDecember 4, 2013

Pixelligent Technologies announced that it has been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II grant by the U.S. Department of Energy.

Technology available for licensing: CURLSNovember 21, 2013

Containment Unidirectional Resource Loading System expands flexibility of glove boxes and other containment systems.

Rhodobacter System for the Expression of Membrane Proteins

Using photosynthetic bacteria (Rhodobacter) for the expression of heterologous membrane proteins

Collaboration between varied organizations develops larger, more precise photodetectors for the market November 5, 2013

Scientific particle detectors, medical imaging devices and cargo scanners with higher resolutions and cheaper price tags could become a reality, thanks to a three-way collaboration between industry, universities and U.S. national laboratories.

Containment Unidirectional Resource Loading System (CURLS)

Glovebox "tunnel" that allows easy, rapid changeover of resources without losing containment