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Education al Programs . Meridith Bruozas , Manager Educational Programs & Outreach Argonne National Laboratory [email protected] Mississippi State University Monday, September 9, 2013. About Argonne. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Educational Programs Meridith Bruozas, Manager

Educational Programs & OutreachArgonne National [email protected]

Mississippi State University Monday, September 9, 2013


About ArgonneLeading the world in providing scientific and engineering solutions to the grand challenges of our time: sustainable energy, a healthy environment, and a secure nation.Apply a unique mix of world-class science, engineering and user facilities to deliver innovative research and technologies. 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.2

Core Missions3Energy SecurityNational SecurityBiological & Environmental SystemsScience & TechnologyUse Inspired Science and Engineering Discovery and Transformational Science and Engineering4

Changs work focuses on determining the fundamental properties of the universe to understand how it evolved using a telescope located in the South Pole.Developing the Next Generation5STEM K-12ProgramsUndergradProgramsGraduateProgramsPost DocProgramsFacultyProgramsInspire middle and high school students to study STEM topicsEncourage undergraduate students to commit to STEM careers by providing hands-on opportunities in the R&D workplaceTrain, educate and mentor grad students for career successProvide postdocs with additional experience and mentoring to ensure career successDevelop collaborative programs and relationships with faculty at colleges, universities and corporations

Undergraduate and Graduate Placement6Undergraduates Graduates

Photon Sciences 9%Physical Sciences and Engineering 63%Computing, Environmental and Life Sciences 16%Energy Engineering and Systems Analysis 12%Post-Doctorate Placement8Undergraduate ProgramsUndergraduate intern operating a high speed Pin-on-Disk TribometerUndergraduate OpportunitiesSeasonal InternshipsScience Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI)Student Research Participation (SRP)Community College Internship (CCI)

Temporary Employee OpportunitiesResearch Aide (RA) Cooperative Education (Co-op)

Undergraduate Symposium


10Universities Our Students Come From

11Graduate ProgramsPreparation of silver chloride nanowires Argonne, Center for Nanoscale MaterialsGraduate ProgramsComponents of a PhDLaboratory Graduate Participant (Lab Grad)Guest Graduate (GGS)Visiting Graduate (VGS) Thesis Parts (TP)

Temporary Employee OpportunitiesResearch Aide (RA) Cooperative Education (Co-op)

National School on Neutron and X-Ray Scattering


13Examination of luminescent solar concentratorArgonne, Center for Nanoscale Materials, Nanophotonics GroupPost Doctoral Programs Post Doc ProgramsAppointmentsDistinguished FellowshipsDirector FellowsNamed Post Doc FellowsDivision Appointments

Continuing EducationLab CommitteeCareer Building SeminarsYearly Post Doc Symposium


15Faculty Programs Argonne Tandem Linac Accelerator System (ATLAS) Faculty ProgramsCollaborating on Argonne Research Faculty Research ParticipationGuest Faculty Research Participation

Shared Research InterestVisiting Faculty Program Sabbatical Program


Tandem-Linac Accelerator SystemLouis Stokes Mid-West Center for Excellence

GoalDevelop strategies to improve urban, rural, and minority students performance, persistence, and success in STEM degree programs provide opportunities for faculty and students from minority attended universities to participate in rigorous STEM activities

ProgramCreate a center to assist 28 midwestern universities Host center workshops, conferences, webinars and research internshipsArgonne will support the development of virtual resources and provide opportunities outside of the classroom, such as internships and webinarsFunded by National Science Foundation

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