Ideals in Action

"At LLNL, we apply cutting edge science and technology to address the most significant challenges facing the world today, working each day to translate our innovations into meaningful impact."
– Kim Budil,

Our Mission

Our mission is to enable U.S. security and global stability and resilience by empowering multidisciplinary teams to pursue bold and innovative science and technology.

Our People

Our inclusive teams bring together exceptional scientific, technical, administrative, business and operational experts to accomplish our missions.

Our Vision

We fearlessly and relentlessly pursue big ideas to solve the most important security challenges facing the nation and the world.

Our Values

At Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, we deliver innovative science and technology inspired by principles and passion. We’re thrilled by discovery, and we’re driven by our commitment to excellence.


We foster new ideas, intellectual leadership, originality and audacity.

We seek to make an impact on our missions and people’s lives.

We prize transparency, honesty and objectivity in all our efforts.

We benefit from diversity and mutual respect and support.

We seek to excel, lead and change the world with our colleagues.

Contact Us


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P.O. Box 808, Livermore, CA 94551-0808


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