Background and Goals

Argonne’s┬ámission is to apply a unique mix of world-class science, engineering and user facilities to deliver innovative research and technologies. We create new knowledge that addresses the most important scientific and societal needs of our nation. Argonne’s programmatic activities cover all aspects of the innovation ecology: basic research, technology development and prototype development and testing. We regularly work with industry through exclusive licensing, joint research and a variety of other mechanisms to transfer our inventions to the marketplace.


Postdoctoral appointees Ioan Botiz (left), Karen Mulfort and Alex Martinson are exploring the possibility of coupling photovoltaic devices (magnifier) and solar fuel (monitor).