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- Argonne reformer clears PEM hurdle. // Public Roads;Winter96, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p51
Reports that the US Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory has developed a compact on-board methanol reformer that allows a proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell to drive electric cars. Capabilities of reformer; Cost-effective design of reformer.
- Researchers test gasolinediesel engine designs. // Nashville Automotive Report;Jun2011, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p3
The article reports on the move of engineers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory to test the use of gasoline-diesel engines. It mentions that the team is headed by mechanical engineer Steve Ciatti and asserts that results have shown a cleaner than a diesel engine and...
- Researchers test gasoline-diesel engine designs. // Knoxville Automotive Report;Jun2011, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p3
The article reports that Steve Ciatti, mechanical engineer at Argonne National Laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy, is heading a team to explore the possibilities of a gasoline-diesel engine. Ciatti states that they want to combine the efficiency of diesel with the cleanliness of gas....
- In a groove. // Contractor Magazine;Oct94, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p51
Reports on the Argonne National Laboratories' experiments with the Advanced Photon Source (APS) with groove piping system. Study of structure and behavior of molecules and chemical compounds; Main part of APS; Chilled water for air conditioning, low-temperature hot water for heating and...
- X-rays go extreme. Pope, Gregory T. // Popular Mechanics;Jul95, Vol. 172 Issue 7, p36
Features particle accelerators called synchrotons. Electromagnetic radiation given off by synchrotons; Uses in probing the chemical anatomy of materials; Construction of the Advanced Photon Source (APS) at Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago, Illinois; Relativistic effects of radiation produced.
- Argonne National Laboratory scientists' invention recognized. // Ceramic Industry;Sep96, Vol. 146 Issue 10, p15
Reports that scientists from the Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory were recognized with five 1996 R&D 100 awards, one of which was for the CERAMICRETE invention. Description of the ceramic binder.
- Magazine expands editorial staff. // R&D Magazine;Oct96, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p11
Reports on the expansion of the editorial staff of Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago, Illinois.
- Fast reactor program gets saved by Senate. // Crain's Chicago Business;10/11/93, Vol. 16 Issue 41, p61
Reports on the Senate's approval of Argonne National Laboratory's $112.8-million integral fast reactor program. Reversal of the House's decision; Need for approval by a joint House-Senate committee.
- Energy department goes online to seek business partnerships. // Fairfield County Business Journal;7/31/95, Vol. 34 Issue 31, p15
Reports on the database connected to the Internet's World Wide Web utilized by the US Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory. How the database works; Programs; Methods to form industrial partnership.