A farewell reception for Al Sattelberger, Senior Advisor to the Laboratory Director, will be held Wednesday, May 3, 2017, from 3-5 p.m. in the Bldg. 241 second-floor gallery. Remarks will begin at 3:30 p.m. … Read More
Awards, recognition, transitions, new faces.
Two local charitable organizations and two local chapters of national organizations received checks of $1,000 each during the Argonne Combined Appeal (ACA) award reception on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Interim Laboratory Director Paul Kearns presented donations to Paul McDermott, representing St. Baldrick’s Foundation, Ron Mason from New Foundation of Hope, Stephanie Somers from … Read More »
Argonne postdoctoral appointees Lee Solomon (NST), Yasaman Ghadar (LCF) and Giovanni Ramirez (ES) were part of a group of nine postdoctoral scholars and graduate students from the laboratory and the University of Chicago that participated in the inaugural Science Policy Trek to Washington, D.C. this past fall.
The goal of the three-day trek was for … 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:
Low friction wear resistant graphene films Patent No.: US 9,561,526
Diana Berman (NST) Ali Erdemir (ES) Ani Sumant (NST)
Transient multivariable sensor evaluation Patent No.: US 9,574,903
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Joan Waltz, who worked at Argonne from 1976 – 1999, died January 17, 2017, from vascular dementia. She served in administrative roles in several divisions. She especially enjoyed working in the Office of Public Affairs (now Communications and Public Affairs), where in addition to her regular duties, she contributed feature stories that added depth, heart … 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 »
Nominations are requested for the UChicago Argonne, LLC 2017 Outstanding Service Awards.
This award program, which complements the Awards for Distinguished Performance, recognizes those employees in support positions who have furthered Argonne’s goals and missions through their exceptional contributions during their careers at the laboratory.
The award consists of an engraved plaque plus $3,500. A … Read More »
Valerie Taylor has been appointed Director of the Mathematics and Computer Science (MCS) Division. Her appointment is effective July 3, 2017.
Taylor is an excellent researcher with significant administrative experience. She has received numerous … Read More »