Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



Science and Technology on a Mission
Introduction to the LLNL FY 2017 Annual Report

Nuclear Deterrence
Ensuring the safety, security, and effectiveness of the enduring stockpile

National Ignition Facility
Supporting stockpile stewardship through a wide range of nonignition experiments and pursuit of laser 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 stability

Energy and Environment
Using science and technology to improve national energy security and surety, 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

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 excellence in science and technology directed at important national missions

Community Connections
Supporting local communities through science education and charitable giving

Workforce Recognition
Acknowledging exceptional performance and expertise

Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC
Overseeing management and operating the Laboratory for DOE/NNSA