Argonne National Laboratory

Technology transfer

Two Argonne teams win pitch competition, advance to national Lab-Corps training programApril 24, 2015

On April 17, the judges chose these two technologies from a pool of six finalists to participate in the national Lab-Corps training program.

New Director to lead Technology Development and Commercialization division April 2, 2015

Suresh Sunderrajan has been appointed Director of Argonne's Technology Development and Commercialization Division (TDC), effective April 20.

Atomic Layer Deposition
  • New nanophase thin film materials with properties tailored to specifically meet the needs of industry
  • New software simulates ALD over multiple length scale, saving industry time and money on developing specialized tools
FLC awards researchers for transfer of engine simulation techFebruary 9, 2015

The Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer has honored a group of researchers at Argonne for working with industry to use supercomputers to conduct engine simulations.

Technology available for license: Charging of liquid energy storage media through radiolysis (ANL-IN-14-036)January 23, 2015

This technology utilizes radiolysis to charge liquid energy storage media including nanoelectrofuels. Charged liquid can be used in flow batteries for transportation and stationary energy-storage applications.

New Lab-Corps program marries science and business to help move technologies to the marketDecember 3, 2014

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory is one of five DOE national laboratory sites that have been selected to feed into Lab-Corps, the nation’s newest scientist-to-entrepreneur program.

Manufacturing serendipity: Chicago Innovation Exchange enhancing regional vitality through researcher/investor collaborationDecember 1, 2014

The Chicago Innovation Exchange leverages the combined expertise of Argonne, Fermilab and the University of Chicago to create and support small businesses originating from discoveries and ideas developed in the lab.