In September 2017, a group of 20 employees from across the laboratory completed a 40-hour Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Green Belt training program, joining a larger community of certified Lean Six Sigma practitioners throughout the Argonne community. Energy and Global Security (EGS) directorate Chief Operating Officer Balendra Sutharshan (a certified LSS Master Black Belt) initiated … Read More
Exelon, the largest utility company in the United States, has a task-order cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA) in place with Argonne.
Exelon seeks to broaden the scope of its current engagement with Argonne, and for that purpose, will be presenting at a town hall meeting from 2 to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, … Read More »
A workshop on “Artificial Intelligence: The Human-Machine Partnership” will be held Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, from 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Building 203 Auditorium. Its premise: Computers augment the human brain and help us better understand and predict. The human-machine partnership is changing society for the better.
Santanu Chaudhuri, has been appointed director of the lab’s new Manufacturing Science and Engineering initiative, effective September 7, 2017. In this role, Chaudhuri oversees Argonne’s Manufacturing Science program that develops capabilities to … Read More »
“I’m a nuclear engineer, so I’ve worked on carbon-free electricity and energy production for about 30 years.”
—Jeff Binder, Energy and Global Security (EGS)
This image was taken at Argonne’s Earth Day celebration on April 20, 2017. It is part of a series of images featuring your colleagues and their thoughts about our … Read More »
The Energy and Global Security (EGS) directorate is proud to announce 16 winners for this year’s EGS Excellence Award. This award recognizes individuals for their outstanding achievements and distinguished service. The award creation committee worked diligently to build a peer-nominated and peer-evaluated award process for three categories of awards: people, process and projects.
EGS Excellence … Read More »
Sonja Glavaski, Program Director for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), will present “Grid of the Future: Controlling the Edge” Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, at 10 a.m. in Bldg. 241, Room D-172.
The seminar is hosted by the Energy and Global Security (EGS) Directorate.
Abstract: The evolution of the grid faces … Read More »
Employees of Energy and Global Security came together to celebrate Argonne’s 70th birthday. The EGS directorate applies unique expertise in science, engineering, and information systems to deliver environmentally sound solutions to our greatest challenges in energy access and global security.
All divisions and employee resource groups are invited to have a free photo taken to … Read More »
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