Office of Science (SC)
The DOE Office of Science is the Nation's largest supporter of basic research in the physical sciences.
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Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) program
The Department of Energy’s Office of Science supports 46 Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs), major collaborative research efforts to accelerate high-risk, high-reward fundamental research that will provide a strong scientific basis for transformative energy technologies of the future.
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Fuels from Sunlight Hub: the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP)
JCAP is the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Innovation Hub for Fuels from Sunlight. The Center is located in two California-based sites, operated under a unified management structure. The Southern California site is on the Caltech campus in Pasadena, California and the Northern California site is at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, California.
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Batteries and Energy Storage Hub: the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR)
JCESR is a major research partnership that integrates government, academic, and industrial researchers from many disciplines to overcome critical scientific and technical barriers and create new breakthrough energy storage technology.
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Universities working with the Office of Science Communications and Public Affairs (OCPA)
Office of Science (SC) research funding directly supports 25,000 researchers, including Ph.D. scientists, engineers, graduate students, undergraduates and technical and support personnel at nearly 300 leading academic institutions spanning all 50 States and the District of Columbia.
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