Hard, Slick and Ready to Roll, an article in the March 2017 edition of Automotive Engineering, highlights the work of a team of Argonne researchers and their development of a new breed of nanocomposite coatings. This research has the potential to improve the efficiency of automotive engines and gearboxes and ultimately, fuel consumption.
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 »
Former Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz recently recognized the work of an Argonne team in support of the Interagency Task Force on Natural Gas Storage Safety. The task force’s final report chronicles lessons learned from a large natural gas storage leak and includes a range of recommendations to industry, federal, state, and local regulators and … Read More »
A special short training course “Beyond Rg: Materials SAXS Short Course 2017″ will be held Monday, April 17, through Friday, April 21, 2017, at the Bldg. 402 Conference Center.
The objective of the short course is to raise the capabilities of the materials small-angle scattering (SAS) and grazing-incidence SAXS (GISAXS) community by providing an intermediate-level … Read More »
The deadline for submission of proposals is 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 4, 2016. Read More »
Argonne is co-hosting the fourth annual Advanced Reactors Technical Summit IV & Technology Trailblazers Showcase Wednesday, Feb. 8, and Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017.
The two-day conference will feature technology developers and will focus on solutions for the cost and deployment timeframe of advanced reactors. The summit will also examine practical ideas and concepts that have … Read More »
Computational scientists now have the opportunity to apply for the upcoming Argonne Training Program on Extreme-Scale Computing (ATPESC), scheduled for July 30 to August 11, 2017, near Chicago.
ATPESC is an intensive two-week program focused on high performance computing (HPC) methodologies that are applicable to both current and future machine architectures, including exascale systems.
ATPESC … Read More »
An upcoming episode of “NOVA” will focus on “The Search … Read More »
Once upon a time, Argonne had its very own gas station, which contractors operated … Read More »
Proposals are wanted for NASA’s Advanced Information Systems Technology (AIST) program. Its goals are to identify, develop, and demonstrate advanced information system technologies that:
Reduce the risk, cost, size, and development time for Earth science space-based, airborne, and ground-based information systems, Increase the accessibility and utility of science data, and Enable new observations and … Read More »