Important updates on research continuity during the COVID-19 outbreakInstructions for principal investigators who lead on-campus research teams and laboratories and for directors of on-campus research facilities.
Resources for Researchers
Internationally renowned physicist and scientific leader Lia Merminga has been appointed to lead Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, effective April 18. Merminga will be the seventh director of Fermilab, a 6,800-acre facility headquartered in Batavia, Ill., which...
The University of Chicago is renowned for its commitment to field-defining basic research—work that can lay the foundation for development of new products, services and solutions. The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation is the central resource for...
Manipulating RNA can allow plants to yield dramatically more crops, as well as increasing drought tolerance, announced a group of scientists from the University of Chicago, Peking University and Guizhou University. In initial tests, adding a gene encoding for a...
Director’s Special Colloquium Celebrating Argonne’s 75th Anniversary
Scientists across the globe are using artificial intelligence (AI) to design better materials and processes, accelerate drug discovery, explore the mysteries of the universe, automate traditional research, and drive an array of scientific discoveries.This colloquium, the fourth in the series celebrating Argonne’s 75th anniversary, will engage a panel of experts to discuss how AI is used in, and has transformed, science.
May 3-5, 2022
DeepTechU is a first-of-its-kind venture conference showcasing deep tech innovation and companies emerging from research universities and national labs in the greater Midwest.
This year's DeepTechU Conference will feature multiple panels and keynotes, and showcase innovative new ventures in a variety of industry tracks, such as: energy, hardware/software, industrial, life sciences, and more.
April 22, 2022
In Part III of the How to Do Big Science Series, Deborah Harris, recovering Project Manager of the MINERvA Detector Construction Project and York University professor, shares her experience in a talk called “MINERvA: I Can’t Believe We Built the Whole Thing.”
We manage one of the world’s most preeminent research networks. From historic experiments in nuclear energy, developmental biology, and particle physics to today’s challenges of renewable power, dark matter, and microbial ecology, these institutions have long been at the vanguard of discovery.
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.
Learn more about the University of Chicago’s Consortium for Advanced Science and Engineering.