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Researchers invent new way to stretch diamond for better quantum bits

A future quantum network may become less of a stretch thanks to researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, the University of Chicago and Cambridge University.
30-Nov-2023 9:50 AM EST Add to Favorites

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New All About Energy high school curriculum sets the stage for Argonne’s future outreach and partnerships

Argonne’s newest version of the AAE program takes a more focused approach centered on local communities, with the intent of distributing curricula that other organizations can use for their own science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)...
27-Nov-2023 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Using supercomputers to help companies advance clean energy technologies

Research and development is an expensive undertaking for any company — which is why so many startups begin with a new patent, a brand new idea foundationally tested and ready to be scaled up.
22-Nov-2023 1:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Argonne and Waubonsee Community College partner on sustainable aviation fuels case studies

Sustainable aviation fuels (SAFs) are making news as a way to potentially reduce the greenhouse gas emissions from the aviation industry. Now, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory has teamed up with DOE’s Idaho...
21-Nov-2023 12:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Argonne’s Liu named to MIT ’s ​“ 35 Innovators Under 35”

Innovators often point to failure as their inspiration for success. Tongchao Liu can relate.That’s because his groundbreaking research on why rechargeable lithium batteries eventually fail — and how to extend their life expectancy — has earned...
21-Nov-2023 12:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

Argonne set to improve offshore gas and oil industry operations and safety

The National Academies of Sciences has awarded funding to Argonne National Laboratory and others to improve safety of offshore oil and gas operations in the Gulf of Mexico.
20-Nov-2023 10:45 AM EST Add to Favorites

Entrepreneurship program Chain Reaction Innovations wins a 2023 Chicago Innovation Award

Chain Reaction Innovations (CRI), part of the Lab-Embedded Entrepreneurship Program at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, has earned a 2023 Chicago Innovation Award.
17-Nov-2023 10:35 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Argonne receives funding to advance diversity in STEM

Argonne National Laboratory to partner with minority-serving institutions to mentor students in artificial intelligence research as part of DOE’s effort to advance diversity in STEM.
17-Nov-2023 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Gordon Peterson is hunting for efficient, sustainable energy materials

Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellow Gordon Peterson talks about his work at Argonne National Laboratory researching a class of materials called thermoelectrics.
22-Nov-2023 10:05 AM EST

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Kevin Brown is paving the way toward the next generation of supercomputers

Kevin Brown, a Walter Massey Fellow at Argonne National Laboratory, talks about the fellowship and his career focused on optimizing supercomputers.
13-Nov-2023 3:05 PM EST

Afroditi Papadopoulou seeks to unlock the mysteries of matter

Afroditi Papadopoulou, a Maria Goeppert Mayer fellow at Argonne National Laboratory, talks about what led her to the fellowship and studying neutrinos.
6-Nov-2023 11:05 AM EST

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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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