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Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne’s Science and Technology

Our science changes the world

Our capabilities span 18 of the 24 institutional strengths that the Department of Energy defines for national laboratories, provide a broad foundation for our work. As we achieve our strategic goals for these capabilities, we will:

  • Propel discovery through our national user facilities
  • Produce new understanding of our world through basic research
  • Drive advances in computation and analysis to solve the toughest problems
  • Shape and secure our energy infrastructure future by applying our science and engineering

Partnerships and teamwork, within and outside Argonne, are integral to our success in achieving these outcomes. Active multidisciplinary collaborations across our laboratory, with the University of Chicago and other leading research institutions, are a cornerstone of our approach to science and engineering. And our strong connections with the private sector move our discoveries to the marketplace in support of American competitiveness.