National and Affiliated Laboratories
For more than 65 years the University of Chicago has helped to ensure the nation’s security, economic prosperity and welfare through the stewarship of national laboratories. The University manages Argonne National Laboratory and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory and has direct oversight of the Marine Biological Laboratory and founding-partner relationship with the Giant Magellan Telescope project. From historic breakthroughs in nuclear energy, developmental biology and particle physics to present-day challenges in renewable power, dark matter and microbial ecology, these institutions have long stood at the forefront of discovery.
Learn more about the University’s national laboratories, their impact on society and how to engage with laboratory researchers: