SLAC is one of 10 national laboratories under the stewardship of the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science. To learn more about our mission, our science and what it’s like to work for SLAC, download our brochure.
SLAC is a leader in exploring frontier questions of science. Our facilities are used to uncover scientific mysteries – from the workings of subatomic particles, to the structure and function of matter, to the nature of the cosmos – with the potential to improve life for all of us.
Grow into a premier photon science laboratory
Maintain our position as the premier accelerator laboratory