Gregory Dolnak (NWM) completed the weekly Resource Conservation and Recovery Act inspections at the end of the day, when a waste specialist observed him obtaining a scanner and re-scanning staged containers that had failed when scanned the previous week for the quarterly inventory. Greg performed this activity at the end of his work shift, inspiring … Read More
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For the first time in more than 20 years, the U.S. will soon be able to test certain types of advanced nuclear technologies and fuels domestically. This will help the United States sustain technology leadership in the area of advanced reactor systems.
In late February, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry launched the Versatile Test … Read More »
Doug Sisterson, former research meteorologist at Argonne, will present “How Do We Know Climate Disruption is Us?” on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at the Argonne Guest House. The seminar begins at 11 a.m. followed by a lunch. Hosted by the Argonne Alumni Association (A3), the event is open to all current and retired employees and … Read More »
The Argonne Guest House restaurant will offer a lunchtime Healthy Club Express soup and salad bar every Tuesday and Thursday from Tuesday April 23, through July.
The cost is $6.95 per person. Lunch hours are 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Individuals can earn Virgin Pulse Points (ask a server for details).
Argonne’s Running Club and Health and Employee Wellness Division will host a “DOE Mile” run and walk Tuesday, May 7, 2019. All employees and site occupants are welcome to join in a timed one-mile run or walk. In addition, there will also be traditional fun run and walk for those wanting more distance and/or a … Read More »
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program is now accepting proposals for high-impact, computationally intensive research projects through Friday, June 21, 2019.
Open to researchers from academia, industry and government agencies, the INCITE call provides an opportunity for researchers to pursue transformational advances in science and … Read More »
The OPSEC Working Group will host a shred day for all employees on July 24, 2019. This is an opportunity to bring in your personal papers from home to shred. Shredding of personal papers will take place in the Inner Circle parking lot near buildings 200 and 205 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
No … Read More »
Mobile Lube Express will be on campus Thursday, April 25, 2019, providing convenient, onsite oil change service for employees.
Employees can drop their vehicles off for service anytime between 8 a.m. and noon at the raised portion of the Building 200 Parking Lot (kitty-corner to Building 205) and pick up their vehicle later in the … Read More »
The annual GlobusWorld Conference takes place Wednesday, May 1, and Thursday, May 2, 2019, in Chicago.
GlobusWorld brings together researchers, systems administrators, developers and IT leaders from top computing centers, labs and universities around the U.S. The event is designed to provide new insights into managing research data and storage at scale, … Read More »
Would you like to chat with Argonne Director Paul Kearns in an informal, small-group setting to learn more about, and provide input on, the laboratory’s strategic directions, research priorities, core values, safety programs and more?
“Conversations with Kearns” is an informal gathering held every two to three weeks. All are welcome.
Thursday, April … Read More »
- Electronic Structure Theory on Modern HPC Resources: FHI-aims and the ELectronic Structure InfrastructureApril 22 - 10:30 am
- Designing Low-Dimensional Magnetic Materials Using Symmetry PrinciplesApril 22 - 11:00 am
- Coherent Elastic Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering Experiments and a New Tool for Nuclear and Particle PhysicsApril 22 - 3:30 pm