Workday Financials, the laboratory’s cloud-based enterprise management system, has launched. Workday Financials will take the place of several legacy financial systems and give the laboratory a single source for financial data, allowing for more accurate, consistent, and efficient data analysis, reporting and compliance.
For most employees, the impact of the move to Workday Financials will … Read More »
Principal Nuclear Engineers Francesco Ganda and Bo Feng (NE) will present “How Advanced Reactors Will Change Nuclear Power and the World” Thursday, May 11, 2017, at 6 p.m. at Argonne National Laboratory, Bldg. … Read More »
The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) is hosting an intensive four-day workshop designed to help high-performance computing (HPC) users achieve computational readiness on the ALCF’s current and future many-core architectures.
This free workshop runs Tuesday, May 2 through Friday, May 5, 2017, and will be held in Bldg. 240, Room 1416.
The workshop … Read More »
It saddens me to share the news that an esteemed member of our Argonne community, theoretical physicist and Nobel Laureate Alexei Abrikosov, passed away March 29, 2017, at the age of 88.
Dr. Abrikosov … Read More »
The new “Length Saving Period” begins this weekend, and all employees are reminded to move one meter ahead at 2 a.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017. This will save the U.S. economy many millions of meters during the summer months.
The ordinance stems from the U.S. Comprehensive Dimensional Equality Act, which will eventually bring length, width … Read More »
A new high-energy X-ray beamline specializing in molecular gastronomy is planned as part of the … Read More »
A new south entrance (see map) to the Argonne Lab campus opens Saturday, April 1, 2017, for the convenience of all badged employees. A new “fast pass” guard post connects the southernmost end of Meridian Road with a newly paved byway to a parking lot on the north bank of the Des Planes River.
“The … Read More »
Construction is almost complete on the new theme park, “Scienceland,” being built on the Argonne site as part of a U.S. Department of Energy Outreach effort. “Cast members” — the new term for Argonne employees — will be expected to participate at least one day per week, helping the public learn about science in a … Read More »