Argonne National Laboratory has made the decision to reduce on-site activities and enter minimum safe operations mode. The Center for Nanoscale Materials will be shut down for research operations on site. The only remote staff or user work that can continue is in the Theory and Modeling Group with remote access to the Carbon Cluster.
We will lift restrictions as soon as it is safe to do so.
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