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U.S. Department of Energy awards $200 million for next-generation supercomputer at Argonne National Laboratory

Posted: 04 / 19 / 2015

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The U.S. Department of Energy announced a $200 million investment to deliver a next-generation supercomputer, known as Aurora, to the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility. When commissioned in 2018, this supercomputer will be open to all scientific users—drawing America’s top researchers to Argonne.

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Public Outreach is Key in Climate Change Battle

Posted: 03 / 23 / 2015

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Institute for Molecular Engineering pursues six water research projects

Posted: 03 / 15 / 2015

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The Water Research Initiative of the Institute for Molecular Engineering has added a sixth research project to the original five that received funding last year. 

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Transforming Cities with Evidence-Based Policy

Posted: 03 / 09 / 2015

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Urban Labs Initiative Seeks Solutions for World’s Urban Challenges

$10 million gift from Pritzker Foundation to support search for evidence-based policies

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~ Past Events ~

Discovery Engines: Climate Data & Tools

02 / 18   5:00 PM Computation Institute

The second edition of our Discovery Engine workshops will be next Wednesday evening, from 5pm to 7pm in Searle 240. David Kelly and Michael Glotter from RDCEP will introduce the FACE-IT platform and talk about accessing and working with climate data.

Brain Teasers: Cracking the minds toughest riddles

04 / 01   6:00 PM

Big Ideas Generator: Winter Kickoff Event

01 / 07   3:00 PM The Catalyst

Learn more about seed funding opportunities at the BIG Kickoff Event