BIS News, the newsletter for Business and Information Services (BIS) team members, was chosen to receive the award of excellence from the Society for Technical Communication (STC) Chicago Chapter competition. The society’s yearly competition recognizes excellence in creating and designing technical art and publications. The STC is an individual membership organization dedicated to advancing the … Read More
Congratulations to the following researchers on having their U.S. patents granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for technologies invented at Argonne:
Charge gradient microscopy Patent No.: US 9,885,861
Seungbum Hong (MSD)
Superlubricating graphene and graphine oxide films Patent No.: US 9,890,345
Anirudha V. Sumant (NST) Ali Erdemir … Read More »
All employees are invited to attend a series of three town hall meetings regarding the laboratory’s Universe as Our Lab (ULab) Initiative.
Hosted by Marcel Demarteau (HEP) and Kawtar Hafidi (PHY), co-directors of the ULab Initiative, these town hall meetings will help develop ideas for and inform the initiative’s strategic direction.
At the second and … Read More »
If there’s an emergency while you’re on campus, dial 9-1-1 from land lines and 1-630-252-1911 from cell phones. If you are unsure if it’s an emergency, call anyway!
What to expect when you call 9-1-1
When you call 9-1-1, the dispatcher who answers will ask you a series of questions. The dispatcher relays your answers … Read More »
Argonne leadership and the Technology Commercialization and Partnerships Division (TCP) invite Argonne researchers to submit entries for the 2018 R&D 100 Awards.
Each year, Argonne researchers — and researchers across the national laboratory system — submit entries for the R&D 100 Awards. The R&D 100 Awards have served as … Read More »
By Betsy Dunn, Health, Safety and Environment Director
Friends and neighbors occasionally ask what I like about working at Argonne. For me, it’s an easy answer — it’s the people. We get to work with some of the most talented people in the world and we have a shared scientific mission that we can all … Read More »
LDRD Seminar Series: ‘Isotope Geochemistry via Sn Isotope Fractionation Using Inelastic X-Ray Scattering of Synchrotron Radiation’
Senior Physicist Esen Ercan Alp (XSD) will discuss his Laboratory-Directed Research and Development (LDRD) sponsored work at the LDRD Seminar Series presentation Tuesday, March 13, 2018. “Isotope Geochemistry via Sn Isotope … Read More »
Don’t have space to grow your own vegetables or flowers at home? Need an area with more sunlight to grow different varieties of plants? Onsite garden plots are now available to interested gardeners for the 2018 growing season.
A small fee pays for hoses, other equipment and club expenses. Current gardeners grow tomatoes, herbs, edamame, … Read More »
According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), we need to pay attention to the angle at which our wrists are bent when typing at a computer.
To-Dos for Wrist Support
OSHA recommends these actions:
If using a wrist/palm rest, incorporate it as part of an ergonomically coordinated computer workstation. (The HEW department in … Read More »
The Security, Travel & Emergency Services Division will hold two active shooter response refresher training sessions in the Building 402 Auditorium:
All employees are encouraged to attend the presentation, SEC 161- … Read More »
- Accelerating Materials Design with Machine LearningMarch 25 - 10:30 am
- Next-Generation Robotics and Remote SystemsMarch 25 - 11:00 am
- Event Generators in Neutrino Oscillation and Cross-Section ExperimentsMarch 25 - 3:30 pm
- 20 Minutes with Zina Jarrahi-CinkerMarch 15, 2019
- Hydrogen From Water And SunMarch 7, 2019
- University of Wisconsin-Madison Joins Chicago Quantum ExchangeFebruary 28, 2019