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

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

Office of Science User Facilities

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

Recent Annual Funding by Source (Costs in $M)

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory - FY2014 Funding by Source (Costs in $ million): ASCR, $0.273; BER, $4.630; BES, $223.549; FES, $3.943; HEP, $82.094; NP, $0.059; Other SC, $52.854; EERE, $1.971; EM, $0.665; NE, $0.006; NNSA, $1.292; WFO, $12.272. 

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