For the Public


For the Public


Oak Ridge National Laboratory is the largest science and energy national laboratory in the Department of Energy system. ORNL’s scientific programs focus on materials, neutron science, energy, high-performance computing, systems biology and national security.

ORNL partners with the state of Tennessee, universities and industries to solve challenges in energy, advanced materials, manufacturing, security and physics. The laboratory's science and technology innovations are translated into applications for economic development and global security.

For information about how we interact with the community, as well as how the work done at the laboratory affects our daily lives, take a look at the resources listed below. If you still can't find what you're looking for, let us know and we'll point you in the right direction.


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