U.S. Department of Energy Under Secretary Mark W. Menezes just happened to be sporting an APS-Upgrade scarf when he met with Argonne Lab Director Paul Kearns on Friday, March 23. … Read More
Advanced Photon Source
Last Friday, the President signed into law a final fiscal year (FY) 2018 spending bill, which funds the government through Sept. 30, 2018. The $1.3 trillion package significantly increases investment in research and development, providing $34.5 billion for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The details reveal a promising picture for Argonne and its … Read More »
Argonne employees are invited to join leaders in design and engineering for an illuminating evening focused on making laboratory lighting more usable, energy efficient and sustainable. And top off the evening with a tour of the Advanced Photon Source.
The event will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2018, from 3 to 7 p.m. in … Read More »
Calls for nominations are now open for the Rosalind Franklin Young Investigator Award and the newly rededicated Gopal K. Shenoy Excellence in Beamline Science Award. The awards are supported by the Advanced Photon Source Division (APS) and will be presented at the 2018 APS/CNM Users Meeting.
Rosalind Franklin Award
Nominations due Wednesday, … Read More »
Registration is now open for the 2018 APS/CNM Users Meeting which will be held Monday, May 7, through Thursday, May 10, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Building 402. The meeting includes a lineup of workshops and symposia that highlights the ongoing momentum of research being conducted at the APS … Read More »
Deadline for submission: Friday, March 2, 2018
The Advanced Photon Source (APS) is seeking user science proposals and requests for beam time on existing proposals. The submission deadline is Friday, March 2, 2018, for the following:
New general user proposals (GUPs) New beam time requests for APS run 2018-2 (5/30/2018 – 8/21/2018) on existing active … Read More »
A town hall meeting to solicit ideas for, and inform the direction of, the Hard X-ray Science (HXRS) strategy will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, in the Building 402 Auditorium at 1 p.m. (Note location change.)
The centerpiece of this initiative is the science and engineering that is enabled by the Advanced Photon Source … Read More »
Xijie Wang, principal investigator of the Ultrafast Electron Diffraction and Microscopy (UED/UEM) initiative at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will present “Making Atomic and Molecular Movies with MeV Electrons” Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, at 3 p.m. in the Building 402 Auditorium.
Event parking is prohibited along the sides of roads; if the main parking lot is … Read More »
Gopal K. Shenoy, world-renowned materials scientist, Argonne Distinguished Fellow, and a driving force, with the late Dr. Yanglai Cho, in bringing the Advanced Photon Source (APS) to Argonne, died Nov. 29 at the age … Read More »
Amy C. Rosenzweig, the Weinberg Family Distinguished Professor of Life Sciences in the Departments of Molecular Biosciences and of Chemistry at Northwestern University, will present “Biological Methane Oxidation” Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at 3 p.m. in the Building 402 Auditorium.
Methane gas is underutilized as a feedstock for … Read More »
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