Former Argonne Biophysicist Robert E. Rowland died on March 19, 2017, at age 94. He worked at Argonne from 1950-1983 and served as Associate Laboratory Director for Biomedical and Environmental Research in … Read More
Awards, recognition, transitions, new faces.
A farewell reception for Stuart Henderson, Director of the Advanced Photon Source Upgrade, will be held Monday, March 20, 2017, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Bldg. 401 Lower Level Gallery. Henderson will leave Argonne to serve as Director of Jefferson Lab.
Please join us to thank Henderson for his dedication and service to … Read More »
Recently, Argonne’s Diversity Program Office has experienced several personnel changes including the resignation of Alberto Camargo, Argonne’s former Diversity Program manager.
Talent Acquisition Manager Jim Bluemond (HRS) now oversees the lab’s affirmative action program, including outreach and recruitment initiatives.
Employee Relations Manager Darryl Howe (HRS) is responsible for responding and resolving employee concerns and complaints … Read More »
Each month, one safety share contributor is selected to receive a Spot Award for demonstrated safety leadership. These individuals received Spot Awards for contributing to Argonne’s positive safety culture:
Sara Rimer (GSS) and Peijun Guo (NST) have been named 2017 Enrico Fermi … Read More »
Postdoc Avik Halder (MSD) won the prestigious and highly competitive Outstanding Poster Award at the 2016 annual meeting of the Material Research Society in Boston, Massachusetts.
Halder’s presentation “Electrochemical Behavior of Naked Sub-Nanometer Cu Clusters and Effect of CO2” focused on the electrochemical behavior of subnanometer size copper clusters consisting of 5 and 20 atoms. … Read More »
“I like my job and benefits,” said Sandy Smith (OCF). “I went on maternity leave and was off for 15 weeks. I’m so glad I was able to spend that time with my new baby.”
“And I’m glad I was able to help her with the kids!” added Linda Wesolowski (FMS), Sandy’s mother.
Linda retired … Read More »
Mildred S. Dresselhaus, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) whose research helped unlock the mysteries of carbon, died Monday at age 86. She was also nationally known … Read More »
George Crabtree, director of the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR), will be interviewed on National Public Radio’s Science Friday program at about 1:20 p.m. Central Time Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Science Friday is broadcast locally on WBEZ, 91.5 FM; the show … Read More »
Entries are being sought for the 2016 R&D 100 Awards. Read More »