New Graduate Research Cooperative Launched

Program embeds graduate students at Argonne, allows Argonne scientists to be primary research advisors for UChicago PhD students.

UChicago to collaborate with leading French research center

UChicago, CNRS launch a collaboration to grow opportunities across a range of scientific fields.

UChicago jumpstarts collaborations with national labs in AI, quantum

UChicago is seeding promising projects with Argonne and Fermilab in the emerging fields of AI and quantum science

Chicago Quantum Exchange partners with leading companies

Boeing, Applied Materials and others join new corporate partnership program to advance research and education

Creating Capacity

UChicago researchers and scholars transform the way we see the world. The Office of Research and National Laboratories provides comprehensive support, guidance and resources to help our researchers advance their work, including connections to world-leading researchers and facilities at Argonne National Laboratory, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, the Marine Biological Laboratory and the Giant Magellan Telescope project.


Students envision future of tech—from AI to computer programming

DOE, national labs host event aimed at inspiring next generation of problem-solvers Artificial intelligence already powers intelligent software, like IBM’s Watson, and digital personal assistants, like Amazon’s Alexa. But we are only at the beginning of the artificial...


Building the Next-Generation Hard X-Ray Light Source


October 24, 2019
7-8 p.m.
Argonne National Lab, Building 401
APS Upgrade Chief Project Officer Jim Kerby will discuss the significance of the APS Upgrade to science and society.

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Op-Ed Writing: Making Your Opinion Visible


November 12, 2019
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Quadrangle Club Solarium
1155 E. 57th St.
Learn how to develop your ideas into general audience op-eds for major publications.

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Colloquium: Cosmic Design


October 30, 2019
4 p.m.
Shanthi Chandrasekar, Artist in Residence, will speak. 
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National Laboratories

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Laboratory Safety

Research safety is essential to the responsible conduct of scientific inquiry. Contact the Office of Research Safety for more resources on campus-wise research laboratory safety, user training and information.

UChicago CASE

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