Argonne's Debt to 2019 Nobel Prize for Lithium-ion BatteryLearn More
Argonne has a long and distinguished history of lithium-ion battery research and a personal connection to 2019 Nobel Prize winner, John Goodenough.
New Function for Plant Enzyme Could Lead to Green ChemistryLearn More
Scientists at Brookhaven Lab have discovered a new function in a plant enzyme that could have implications for the design of new chemical catalysts.
Research at Argonne’s Advanced Photon Source Leads to New Ebola DrugLearn More
The ability to examine how specific antibodies react with the Ebola virus has led to the development of a promising drug w/ far higher survival rates.
PNNL Watershed Sciences: Fluid, Fast, and ImpactfulLearn More
From microscopic bacteria in river sediments to vast watersheds to global-scale data and inquiries, a PNNL scientist plays a big research role.
PNNL Researchers Make Splash with Machine Learning at SC19Learn More
At a conference featuring the most advanced computing hardware and software, machine learning in its various guises was on full display.
Early-career Engineers Learn About the Wide Variety of Tasks in PPPL ProgramLearn More
Nick Santoro & Bill Harris are the first “rotational engineers” at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL).
Q&A: Scientists Use X-rays to Crack the Secrets of Shale, a Keystone of One of the Nation’s Fastest Growing Energy SourcesLearn More
A better understanding of these materials and how they store and transport oil and gas could one day enable more efficient fossil fuel production.
Freeze Frame: Scientists Capture Atomic-Scale Snapshots of Artificial ProteinsLearn More
Berkeley Lab scientists adapt microscopy technique to build and image peptoid nanosheets with unprecedented atomic precision.
Friederike Bock: Versatile Wigner Fellow Shares Her Love of Physics, Her Creative and Athletic PursuitsLearn More
Friederike Bock, a Eugene P. Wigner Fellow, is working to improve the measurement of the photon signals in heavy ion & intermediate collision systems.
Scientists Devise Catalyst That Uses Light to Turn Carbon Dioxide to FuelLearn More
Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory have found a new way to convert carbon dioxide into a usable fuel source.
University Research News
Invention of Teeny-tiny Organic Films Could Enable New ElectronicsLearn More
University of Chicago scientists discovered a new method to join thousands of organic molecules into a smooth flat film only a few nanometers thick.
NIU Physicist Awarded Two U.S. Department of Energy GrantsLearn More
The DOE has awarded two grants totaling $445,000 over three years to NIU physics professor Bela Erdelyi for his research on particle accelerators.
Undergraduate Researcher Helps Develop Data-encoding Tools for Future SupercomptuersLearn More
Jess Woods is immersed in a project to optimize the encoding and decoding of data for future generations of supercomputers.
MSU Physics Faculty's Breakthrough Research Resolves Years-old Proton Size PuzzleLearn More
Results show there is no discrepancy in proton size when measured using ordinary hydrogen atoms or an exotic form of hydrogen atoms.
Clouds and Soot: Understanding the Interactions of the Atmosphere and Air PollutionLearn More
As soot particles become compact in their journey through the atmosphere, they scatter and absorb light and can affect respiratory tracts.
Persistent Drizzle at Sub-zero Temps in AntarcticaLearn More
Researchers recorded drizzle conditions below minus 13 degrees Fahrenheit lasting for more than 7.5 hours at McMurdo Station, Antarctica.
5,000 "Eyes" Try to Solve the Mystery of Dark EnergyLearn More
Astronomers test fiber-optic experiment that attempts to understand why the universe's expansion is accelerating.
Microbiologist Karen Lloyd Awarded $2.5M Grant for Permafrost ResearchLearn More
Lloyd received a $2.5 million grant from the Department of Energy to conduct research on the effects of thawing permafrost on the environment.
Fractionation Processes Yield Higher-quality Byproducts, Improve Profitability of Ethanol ProductionLearn More
A University of Illinois study shows fractionation techniques that separate corn components prior to fermentation can improve profitability.
Tethered Chem Combos Could Revolutionize Artificial PhotosynthesisLearn More
A team of researchers have devised a scheme for assembling light-absorbing molecules and water-splitting catalysts on a nanoparticle-coated electrode.