June 17, 2004

Director's Statement on Selection of Steven Chu as LBNL Director

"I want to extend my personal congratulations to Steven Chu on his selection today as the sixth director of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory," said Director Michael Anastasio. "Steve is a remarkable scientist and I look forward to working with him to build on the long history of collaboration between our laboratories."<

Founded in 1952, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is a national security laboratory, with a mission to ensure national security and apply science and technology to the important issues of our time. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is managed by the University of California for the U.S. Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration.