FY 2022 Annual Report

Science and Technology on a Mission

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory had another exceptional year pushing the frontiers of science and technology to strengthen national security in a rapidly changing world

Seventy Years of Innovation

Celebrating the 70th year since the founding of LLNL and other notable anniversaries in 2022

Nuclear Deterrence

Ensuring a modernized safe, secure, and effective nuclear weapons stockpile

National Ignition Facility

Supporting stockpile stewardship through a wide range of experiments including study of fusion ignition; and operating as a national user facility for high-energy-density science

Global Security

Reducing the threat from terrorism and weapons of mass destruction and enhancing global strategic stability

Energy and Environment

Applying science and technology to improve national energy security, protect the environment, and understand and mitigate climate change

Science and Technology

Expanding the boundaries of scientific knowledge and advancing the technological state of the art to solve problems of national and global importance


Sharing science and technology (S&T) expertise and capabilities to meet our nation’s most important needs

Safe, Secure, and Sustainable Operations

Conducting safe, secure, and environmentally sound operations and modernizing the Laboratory’s infrastructure to meet evolving mission needs

Managing for the Future

Positioning the Laboratory for continuing science and technology excellence directed at important national missions

Community Connections

Partnering with our neighbors through science education and charitable giving

Workforce Recognition

Acknowledging exceptional performance, service, and expertise

Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC

Overseeing management and operation of the Laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Nuclear Security Administration