A select group of scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Argonne National Laboratory has been honored as fellows of the American Physical Society and the Electrochemical Society. Physicists Kawtar Hafidi and Michael Carpenter have been appointed as American Physical Society fellows and Materials Scientist Khalil Amine and Chemist Chris Johnson have been elected … Read More
Director’s Special & Physics Division Colloquium: ‘The History of the Universe from the Beginning to the End: Where Did We Come From, Where Can We Go?’
John C. Mather, Nobel laureate in physics and senior astrophysicist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, will present ‘The History of the Universe from the Beginning to the End: Where Did We … Read More »
Murray Peshkin, a longtime physicist at Argonne National Laboratory and one of the youngest members of the historic Manhattan Project, was remembered as someone who loved to explore complex issues, helped fellow … Read More »
Physicist emeritus Murray Peshkin, whose career at Argonne spanned more than five decades, died September 20, 2017, in Elmhurst Illinois, at age 92.
He is survived by his wife, Frances (Ehrlich) Peshkin; children … Read More »
Several Argonne employees received on-the-spot recognition for displaying positive safety and/or quality assurance initiative during the month of July 2017.
Gold Spot Award recipients Virginia Brown (FAC) Michael DeGroot (FAC) Angel Luis Del Rio Rodriguez (FAC) Jason Habbe (FAC) Bruce Huckfeldt (FAC) Amanda Joyce (GSS) Glenn Kailus (FAC) Robert Lange (FAC) Wuilibaldo Julian Mares (FAC) … Read More »
The Islamic holy month of Ramadan began this year at sundown on Friday, May 26, 2017, and more than one billion Muslims all over the world are celebrating … Read More »
John Rohrer (PHY) received a Gold Spot Award in April 2017 for ensuring that a pedestrian and vehicular safety hazard was mitigated.
Rohrer noticed that a manhole located near the Building 203 dock had degraded to the point where the surrounding asphalt had sunk. This presented a safety issue for pedestrians, delivery vehicles, etc.
Rohrer … Read More »
Several Argonne employees received on-the-spot recognition for displaying positive safety and/or quality assurance initiative during the month of April 2017.
Gold Spot Award recipients Terry Allocco (FMS) Daniel Burke (AES) Don Cain (FMS) Michael Duoba (ES) Julie Freyer-Reeves (HSE) John Rohrer (PHY) Jeffrey Slawinski (FMS) William Sterling (FMS) Silver Spot Award recipients David Matar (FMS) … Read More »
Joint Director’s Special Colloquium & Physics Colloquium: ‘Deep Learning Theory and Applications in Natural Sciences’
Pierre Baldi, a Chancellor’s Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of California, Irvine and the Director of its Institute for Genomics & Bioinformatics, will present “Deep Learning Theory … Read More »
Kawtar Hafidi has been appointed Director of the Physics Division (PHY). Her appointment is effective January 30, 2017.
Hafidi is an accomplished … Read More »