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Institute for Molecular Engineering

Collaborative Research

IME @Argonne partners with other research institutions, corporate entities and the global engineering community to develop game-changing technologies.

Chicago Quantum Exchange

Chicago Quantum Exchange

The Chicago Quantum Exchange is an intellectual hub and partnership for advancing academic and industrial efforts in the science and engineering of quantum information. Based in the Institute for Molecular Engineering, this center is designed to coordinate relevant activity across the disciplines and associated laboratories: Argonne National Laboratories and Fermi National Laboratory.

Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation drives venture creation and technology commercialization within the University of Chicago and the surrounding community. Through education, partnerships, and new venture support, the Polsky Center advances the knowledge and practice of entrepreneurship and accelerates the commercialization of research. The Polsky Center helps students, faculty, staff, alumni, researchers and local entrepreneurs navigate the complex process of creating and growing a startup.

Water Research Initiative

Water Research Initiative

The premise of the Water Research Initiative is that a cooperative combination of the innovative technical resources in molecular and nanoscale science and engineering of Ben-Gurion University (BGU) in Israel with the University of Chicago (UChicago), the Argonne National Laboratory (ANL) and others in the greater Chicago area will create new, scalable tools and processes for water production, purification, preservation and re-use deployable in many regions of the globe.

ACCESS

Argonne Collaborative Center for Energy Storage Science

Argonne Collaborative Center for Energy Storage Science (ACCESS) is a powerful collaborative of scientists and engineers from across Argonne that solves energy storage problems through multidisciplinary research. ACCESS is the key that unlocks the potential of energy storage, helping public and private-sector customers turn science into solutions.