The steward for Brookhaven National Laboratory's capabilities in biology and biotechnology, environmental science, climate science, radiobiology, structural biology, and bio-imaging, including radiotracer development and their applications in plant biology and neuroscience.
The Nonproliferation and National Security Department carries out research and development, provides technical support, and builds prototype systems to further U.S. government initiatives and policies in nuclear materials safeguards and security, arms control treaty verification, nonproliferation of weapons of mass destruction, Material Protection Control and Accountability initiatives for nuclear materials in Russia and the NIS, and related national security areas.
The Department of Nuclear Science and Technology conducts research and development related to nuclear technologies (reactors and accelerator-driven systems), reliability and risk assessment, and advanced modeling techniques for reactor simulation and energy systems.
The Computational Science Center brings together researchers in biology, chemistry, physics and medicine with applied mathematicians and computer scientists to take advantage of the new opportunities for scientific discovery made possible by modern computers.
Brookhaven's Office of Technology Commercialization and Partnerships manages and advances the commercialization of cutting-edge discoveries and technologies by fostering collaborations with industry through licensing and sponsored research.
The Proposal Center supports the Laboratory’s development of high-quality, competitive proposals to sponsor organizations; provides oversight for the proposal process, organizational performance and optimization in proposal execution; supports the Lab’s growth initiative through collaborations with BNL’s research organizations and with external funding organizations and partners.