The Argonne community can learn more about the intranet redesign project, share ideas on what they would like to see in a new intranet, and comment on issues they experience with the current intranet at these events. All are welcome.
The Argonne Combined Appeal (ACA) campaign is entering its second phase — a raffle culminating with a drawing to be held a few days after the Argonne picnic on Saturday, July 13, 2019. Raffle tickets go on sale Monday, July 1, through Saturday, July 13, 2019.
Tickets will be sold in the Building 213 Cafeteria … Read More »
May and June have been very busy months at the laboratory. We are steadily advancing our goals in science and technology leadership, making strides toward increased operational excellence, and building our world-class community of talent.
This week, we presented Argonne’s 2019 Annual Laboratory Plan to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), with strong positive comments … Read More »
On Monday, June 24, 2019, Financial Management & Procurement Services (FMP) introduced a new honorarium procedure. Based on customer feedback, a cross-organizational team has revised the procedure for issuing honorarium fees and travel reimbursements. Honoraria support events that increase our impact and engage our world-class community of talent. Improving this procedure is one step in … Read More »
Argonne blood drive: You give. People live.
Abri Credit Union, in partnership with the Heartland Blood Center, will host a blood drive Thursday, July 18, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A Heartland Blood Center mobile coach will be located outside of Building 233 (former Abri Credit Union). A photo ID is required. Donors … Read More »
Deadline extended: Statement of intent due July 22
Nominations are being sought for the 2019 Postdoctoral Performance Awards to recognize outstanding achievement by postdoctoral appointees in the areas of applied research, basic research, and engineering research. The awards recognize the value and expertise postdocs bring to Argonne’s world-class community of talent. The statement of intent … Read More »
“The Excited State” science improv show takes the stage Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 8 p.m. at The Revival theater in Hyde Park. The performance takes audiences on an improvised journey of discovery through scientific history, breakthroughs, and common misconceptions. The troupe comprises some of Chicago’s most outgoing scientists from Argonne, Fermilab, … Read More »
On Thursday, June 27, 2019, Rajeev Assary (MSD) will present “Molecules, Materials, and Machine Learning for Catalysis and Energy Storage” at 2 p.m. in Building 241, Room A323, as part of the AI in science and engineering town hall meeting series, hosted by Physical Sciences and Engineering. All are welcome to attend.
Radiation dosimeters are due Friday, June 28, 2019.
Employees are asked to return dosimeters to the assigned rack or local distribution office as soon as possible. Prompt return will help minimize the added effort and costs associated with searching for and processing late dosimeters.
As a reminder, per LMS-PROC-146, “When you are not using dosimeter, … Read More »
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy I-Corps program is aimed at national laboratory researchers who wish to develop their technology commercialization and entrepreneurial skills to build and maintain stronger, more responsive relationships with potential customers for the technology and sponsors of future research. The intensive, seven-week program partners researchers with industry mentors … Read More »
- Nonlinear and Ultrafast Spectroscopy of Colloidal NanomaterialsNovember 13 - 11:00 pm
- Engineering Superconductivity in Semiconductor Nanowires for Quantum Device ApplicationsNovember 14 - 1:00 pm
- Chemical Selectivity in Surface Deposition ReactionsNovember 14 - 2:00 pm
- Chicago Quantum Summit hosts international researchers, industry membersNovember 7, 2019
- X-rays of human skull to improve military helmetsNovember 7, 2019
- Harvesting energy from light using bio-inspired artificial cellsNovember 7, 2019