Children of full-time, regular Argonne employees are eligible to compete for full tuition scholarships at the University of Chicago under the University of Chicago/Argonne scholarship plan. Scholarship recipients will continue to be eligible for annual renewal as long as they remain in good academic standing and a parent is a full-time employee of Argonne. The … Read More
Here are some tips from the National Safety Council on how to view the solar eclipse safely:
Do not look directly at the sun. Do not use homemade filters or ordinary sunglasses, even very dark sunglasses. Use special-purpose solar filters, such as eclipse glasses or handheld solar viewers, to view the eclipse. Read and follow … Read More »
If you need a light bulb changed in your building, call the custodial foreman in your area to replace it. Many light bulbs require ladders and other special equipment to replace, and the custodial staff members are trained with this equipment and have the necessary personal protective equipment for the job.
Do not throw light … Read More »
Vote for your favorite Art of Science images today. Voting ends on Friday, August 11, 2017. The top 13 Art of Science entries will be featured in Argonne National Laboratory’s 2018 calendar.
Argonne researchers have provided images that display the artistic side of their work, from researching nanoscale materials to studying the structure of … Read More »
Jason Croy (CSE), Jennifer Fowler (GSS) and Jarrad Hampton-Marcell (BIO) will present “How (and Why) I Became a Scientist” Thursday, August 31, 2017, at Argonne National Laboratory, 9700 S. Cass Avenue, … Read More »
Argonne and DOE employees, users, contractors, postdocs and students are encouraged to submit science images that display the artistic side of their work at Argonne. Submissions will be accepted Thursday, July 6 through Thursday, July 27, 2017.
After the Art of Science Contest closes, a voting period will commence. Based on popular vote, the top … Read More »
Balancing work and health is sometimes difficult. Kenneth Belcher (AES) and Tracy Rager (EGS), from the Argonne Running Club, will share their personal stories at the JumpStart open forum Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at noon in Bldg. 201, Room 190A/B. They will also provide a brief history of the Argonne Running Club and information about … Read More »
Many of the services employees need to get their work done are moving to Vector, from ordering specialty gases to photography. The Thursday, July 13, 2017, JumpStart forum, “Vector: Making work work better” will feature an overview of Vector by IT Process Manager Jack Schmidt (BIS). Vector is an easy-to-use online platform that allows you … Read More »
Tim Donnelly (BIS) joins Argonne@lunch for a tour of the communications studio in Building 241 on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at 12:05 p.m.
During the Argonne@lunch event, a Facebook Live experience, Donnelly will highlight the broadcasting tools available in the studio. He will also discuss how the BIS audiovisual support services group works with communications … Read More »
Jack Gilbert (BIO), Cristina Negri (ES), and Joshua Elliott (CLS) will present “Science and the Future of Food” Thursday, July 20, 2017, at the Bldg. 402 APS Auditorium, Argonne National Laboratory, 9700 S. Cass Avenue, Argonne, IL. This lecture is free and open to the public. A Q&A will follow the presentation.
Reception: 6-7 p.m. … Read More »
- Quantum Oscillations and a Nontrivial Berry Phase in the Noncentrosymmetric Superconductor BiPdSeptember 20 - 11:00 am
- Physical Principles for Complex Energy Materials from Ab Initio Computational MethodsSeptember 20 - 11:00 am
- Choral Group RehearsalSeptember 20 - 11:45 am
- Mapping the Brain with the Theta SupercomputerSeptember 18, 2017
- COD Students Gain Real-World Experience at Argonne National LaboratorySeptember 18, 2017
- Research Could Uncover the Dynamic Mysteries of Metal Additive ManufacturingSeptember 13, 2017