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Urban climate research project helps shape minority students’ science identity

An Urban Integrated Field Laboratory led by Argonne is focusing on creating a diverse next generation workforce and involving students in tackling future urban climate challenges.
19-Sep-2023 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

A call for better energy system models to enable a decarbonized future

Top modeling experts detail how to improve energy system models so that they properly account for the technical characteristics of energy storage and how storage interacts with the grid.
14-Sep-2023 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Post-COVID, systems need to be crisis-ready for better public health response

High performance computing resources, advanced epidemiological models, and powerful algorithms will make dealing with future crises much easier, thanks to research led by Argonne National Laboratory.
13-Sep-2023 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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High school students working with Argonne and Fermilab qualify for the NAACP Olympics

Under mentorship from Argonne and Fermilab experts, six high school students went on to participate in the Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics in Boston in July.
11-Sep-2023 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Previously unknown pathway to batteries with high energy, low cost and long life

With the help of high-resolution imaging techniques in real time, scientists have uncovered a mechanism for improving the electrochemical reactions that occur upon charge and discharge of lithium-sulfur batteries.
7-Sep-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Alyssa Kody is helping develop a low-carbon power grid

The Fellow discusses her efforts to improve power systems and how Argonne has supported her career development.
6-Sep-2023 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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With new student program, Argonne offers a Bridge Into Internships

New student program at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory helps high school students from underserved communities get ready for STEM internships.
5-Sep-2023 12:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Argonne shares urban science success story as part of UN Habitat Assembly

New student program at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory helps high school students from underserved communities get ready for STEM internships.
31-Aug-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tomas Polakovic develops the next generation of superconducting particle detectors

The Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellow describes his research on superconducting nanowires and how Argonne has supported his career development.
29-Aug-2023 10:25 AM EDT

Leslie Rogers explores the mysterious imbalance of matter and antimatter

Leslie Rogers describes her research on radioactive decay and how Argonne supported her career development.
24-Aug-2023 12:45 PM EDT

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Nazia Zakir helps keep Argonne’s staff and campus safe

Nazia Zakir talks about her role as Environment, Safety and Health (ESH) senior director at Argonne National Laboratory.
13-Jul-2023 3:30 PM EDT

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Speaking my language: Robert Winarski’s background helps him coordinate beamline installation for the Advanced Photon Source Upgrade

With the year-long shutdown underway, the Advanced Photon Source Upgrade project is in the midst of building seven new beamlines, constructing the infrastructure for two more, and updating several more existing beamlines. Robert Winarski is...
5-Jul-2023 11:50 AM EDT

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Material scientist Ashley Bielinski relied on her passion for cutting-edge research to grow her career at Argonne

Argonne fellow Ashley Bielinski developed a new approach to study atomic layer deposition, an important technique in research and industry.
9-May-2023 1:50 PM EDT

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Xuan Zhang: Why spin gold when you can spin steel, and more?

Argonne National Laboratory draws on strengths of principal materials scientist Xuan Zhang to develop unique facilities and research capabilities.
4-Apr-2023 10:05 AM EDT

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Sixbert Muhoza studies a new class of materials that could help fight climate change

A scholar in Argonne's Applied Materials Division, Sixbert Muhoza is studying a new class of materials called MXenes that could improve batteries and help convert carbon dioxide to fuel.
14-Mar-2023 10:55 AM EDT

Have you heard of cloud computing? Argonne’s Ian Foster helped lay its groundwork

Argonne computer scientist Ian Foster is considered the father of cloud computing. His impact on grid computing and computer science is recognized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers with the 2023 IEEE Internet Award.
8-Dec-2022 11:05 AM EST

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