The Fundamental Physics Directorate brings together scientists and technologies that support national priorities in particle physics, astrophysics and cosmology to explore the basic particles and forces that knit the cosmos together.
From studying chemical reactions that happen in the femtosecond timescale to advancing society’s energy technology, the Energy Sciences Directorate’s research addresses an enormous range of critical scientific challenges.
- Applied Energy Division
- Chemical Science (ChemSci)
- Computer Science
- Materials Science - Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Sciences (SIMES)
The Technology Innovation Directorate leverages state-of-the-art scientific expertise and advanced instrumentation to develop novel technologies for a diverse sponsor base and for the benefit of the nation.
Core operations teams at SLAC include finance, information technology, communications, facilities & operations, environment, safety & health, and human resources, all supporting our visionary science and technology mission.