Paul K. Kearns has been appointed director of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory. President Robert J. Zimmer announced the appointment in his capacity as Chairman of the Board of Directors of UChicago Argonne LLC, which operates Argonne for...
New method promises easier nanoscale manufacturing

New method promises easier nanoscale manufacturing

Scientists at the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory have discovered a new way to precisely pattern nanomaterials that could open a new path to the next generation of everyday electronic devices. The new research, published in Science, is expected...
Argonne goes deep to crack cancer code

Argonne goes deep to crack cancer code

About a third of all human cancers are driven by mutations in RAS genes. When Ras genes are mutated, cells grow uncontrollably and evade death signals. Argonne is part of a multi-institutional effort advancing an exascale computing framework focused on the development...