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The Community Advisory Council advises the Laboratory Director on issues that are important to the community. All meetings are open to the public. Learn more about the Council. Do you have an issue you'd like to raise, a question that you'd like to ask? Let us know!

About Us

Brookhaven scientists conduct research in the physical, biomedical, and environmental sciences, and in energy technology and national security. The Laboratory is among the five largest high-technology employers on Long Island. More...

Economic Impact

At a time when New York's state economy depends on its capacity for innovation, Brookhaven Lab represents a uniquely valuable resource – both as a major science-based enterprise in its own right, and as a source of the scientific discovery and technological innovation on which growth depends.

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Nora Sundin
Stakeholder Relations Manager
Building 400C
Upton, NY 11973-5000
(631) 344-4458

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Brookhaven Science Associates (BSA), the company which manages Brookhaven Lab, is committed to providing funding for outreach initiatives in the local community and Long Island region. BSA allocates funds in support science and math education, for fundraising events for recognized organizations, and supports community, civic, cultural and public awareness activities. More...

  • Habitat for Humanity

  • Habitat for Humanity

  • Superstorm Sandy Relief

  • BNLers with Island Harvest for Superstorm Sandy Relief

  • United Way Road Bike Ride Event

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PubSci: a science café where you can meet scientists, ask questions and talk it over in plain language

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Science on Screen:  experts in science and technology present classic, cult, and documentary movies that serve as a starting point from which to discuss real research

  1. Brookhaven Lab: Science Happens Here

    Wednesday, March 13, 2013

    From a World War I U.S. Army base to a world-renowned center of high-tech research: See how our site and our science have evolved to meet the challenges of the 21st Century.

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  1. APR



    BSA Noon Recital

    "Stony Brook Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor"

    12 pm, Berkner Hall Auditorium

    Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 12:00 pm

  2. APR



    BSA Distinguished Lecture

    "What are climate models good for?"

    Presented by Gavin Schmidt, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies

    4:30 pm, Berkner Hall Auditorium

    Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 4:30 pm

    Hosted by: Peter Wanderer

    Climate simulations are fundamental for understanding the emergent patterns of the climate systems, attribution of past climate change and for projections of the future. But how are they constructed and how do we assess their skill and credibility? I will discuss the use and misuse of climate models and demonstrate that they are indeed good for something(s).

  3. APR



    504th Brookhaven Lecture: Dario Stacchiola

    "504th Brookhaven Lecture"

    Presented by Dario Stacchiola, Chemistry Department

    4 pm, Berkner Hall Auditorium

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 4:00 pm

    Hosted by: Thomas Watson