Tai-Chang Chiang, emeritus and research professor of physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), has been chosen to receive the 2019 Arthur H. Compton Award, presented by the Advanced Photon Source Users Organization … Read More
All employees and their guests are welcome at the Annual Lab Director’s Run & Walk, Monday, June 25, starting at noon in front of Building 214.
There will be a 3.5-mile course for runners and a 1.8-mile course for walkers, with refreshments and a raffle at the finish line. You can also enter the annual … Read More »
“How do you reduce your environmental footprint?” featuring Tressa Cabildo Alcantara (AES) and Christina Pennell (XSD)
“I recycle here and at home, I use a reusable water bottle and I turn off the lights.”
—Tressa Cabildo Alcantara, APS Engineering Support (AES)
“I recycle at home and here at Argonne.”
—Christina Pennell, APS X-ray Science (XSD)
“I drive a diesel vehicle that I can get up to 62.7 miles to the gallon if I drive 65 miles an hour. With a full tank of gas I can go 1,000 miles.”
—Nicholas DiMonte, APS Engineering Support (AES)
Joseph Budz (AES) received a Gold Spot Award in June 2017 for developing a tool that improved the process of validating the operation of photon shutters more efficiently and eliminated awkward body positioning when conducting inspections of the shutters.
The AES Safety Interlocks Group validates the proper operation of more than 175 radiation safety and … Read More »
Several Argonne employees received on-the-spot recognition for displaying positive safety and/or quality assurance initiative during the month of June 2017.
Gold Spot Award recipients Joseph Budz (AES) Joseph Gagliano (AES) Erison A. Hamilton (FAC) Gregory M. Markovich (AES) Filomena Mastantuono (FAC) Robert B. McComb (FAC) Leonard Morrison (AES) Leslie C. Nichols (FAC) Jerome P. Rivette, … Read More »
Several Argonne employees received on-the-spot recognition for displaying positive safety and/or quality assurance initiative during the month of May 2017.
Gold Spot Award recipients John Carlsen (FAC) Douglas Carvelli (FAC) James Korienek (FAC) Sophia Kowalczyk (FAC) Darius Lisowski (NE) Michael McDowell (XSD) Jared Nugent (STE) John Pace (AES) Michael Pape (XSD) Jerry Rice (AES) Matthew … 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 »
Several Argonne employees received on-the-spot recognition for displaying positive safety and/or quality assurance initiative during the month of March 2017.
Gold Spot Award recipients Javier Bareno Garcia-Ontiveros (CSE) Marvin Basnight (GSS) Joseph Cooney (HSE) James Lewellen (BIS) Michael Pemble (FMS) Jerome Rivette, Jr. (FMS) Victor Steed (CSE) Silver Spot Award recipients Debbie Bush (NWM) Michael … Read More »
Ralph Bechtold (AES) received a Gold Spot Award in January 2017 for improving safe lifting practices during the installation and removal of equipment, weighing 100 pounds each and located in a tight, awkward space.
Bechtold was working on a project in which 100-pound RF tuners needed to be removed from a relatively tight space. Due … Read More »
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