Why Obama picked Argonne for energy speech: The inside storyContinue reading.
Littlewood named Argonne director
Peter B. Littlewood has been picked to serve as the 13th director of Argonne National Laboratory near Lemont.
Littlewood is a professor of physics at the University of Chicago and the associate laboratory director for physical sciences and engineering at Argonne. The appointment was announced Tuesday by University of Chicago president Robert J. Zimmer.
Littlewood will succeed Eric D. Isaacs, who is leaving to become provost at the University of Chicago on March 31.