Argonne National Laboratory is one of the U.S. Department of Energy's largest national laboratories for scientific and engineering research. Visit Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne National Laboratory

Tevatron accelerator

Scientists at Fermilab carry out research in high-energy physics to answer the questions: What is the universe made of? How does it work? Where did it come from? Visit Fermilab

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

National Laboratory Management and Operation

One of the world’s premier research universities, the University of Chicago helps lead the country in scientific and technological innovation in part through its management of two U.S. Department of Energy laboratories. UChicago has contributed its expertise as the prime contractor for Argonne National Laboratory since the lab’s founding in 1946 and as co-contractor with the Universities Research Association for Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory since 2007.