Labs at-a-Glance: SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory


Quick Facts

  • Location: Menlo Park, California
  • 426 acres and 151 buildings
  • 1,684 Full Time Employees
  • 124 Students
  • 3,411 Facility Users
  • 31 Visiting Scientists

Core Capabilities

  • Particle Physics
  • Accelerator Science and Technology
  • Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science
  • Chemical and Molecular Science
  • Large Scale User Facilities / Advanced Instrumentation

Office of Science User Facilities

  • Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL)
  • Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS)
  • Facility for Advanced Accelerator Experimental Tests (FACET)

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory - FY2012 Funding by Source (Costs in $ million): BES, $219.0; HEP, $93.0; Other SC, $35.0; EM, $1.0; Other DOE, $0.1; WFO, $9.0; BER, $5.0.

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