78 ADVANCED NUCLEAR | NATIONAL LABORATORY SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES A Federally Funded Research and Development Center for the National Nuclear Security administration with a strong science, technology and engineering foundation enables Sandia’s mission to develop advanced technologies to ensure global peace through a capable research staff working at the forefront of innovation, collaborative research with universities and companies and discretionary research projects with significant potential impact. Sandia National Laboratories’ unique mission responsibilities in the nuclear weapons program create a foundation from which they leverage capabilities, enabling them to solve complex national security problems. Location: Albuquerque, NM Founded: 1949 Principal/CEO: Steven Younger Federal Engagement: DOE, GAIN, ARPA-E, NRC, Other Preferred Point of Contact: Richard Griffith / rogrif@sandia.gov / 505-844-8232; Patrick Mattie / pdmatti@sandia.gov / 505-284-4796 www.sandia.gov